What’s That Smell? Simple Solutions to Making Your Kitchen Sink Smell Better

Do you have a kitchen sink that has a bad smell coming out it? If so, we have a few quick fixes to help get that stink out of your sink. For Sinks with Garbage Disposals Sinks with garbage disposals built in are a lot more likely to have food and waste going through them. While this can be convenient cleaning up around the kitchen, it also leads to a smelly sink. Other common causes for undesirable scents can be…

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Save Time And Money By Utilizing A Pool Cover

Swimming pools are beautiful additions to any home, but are a lot of work to maintain. Unless you’re spending an extra $100-$200/month hiring a poolman you’re doing all of the work yourself. This includes a big list of chores such as: brushing pool steps tracking pH level of the pool using a pool skimmer to remove debris from the surface vacuuming the pool floor cleaning your pool filter Even if you use a robotic pool cleaner you’ll still need to…

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Energy efficient facts about windows

Upon thinking of how to keep your house warm this winter not spending too much, you might have already thought about the existence of some secret that can make your home more energy efficient and therefore make it warmer in cold winter evenings. Did you know that home windows are usually the main reason why your house loses cold air from the conditioner in summer and heated air in winter? Therefore you can make your home more energy efficient just…

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Garage Maintenance and Organizing

If you’re like most busy people, you hurriedly put items you don’t use often in the garage and promise yourself that you’ll organize them all later. Only when you find yourself wasting half a day searching for one of those items do you realize that later has finally arrived. You also realize that many of the things you encountered while searching for that item haven’t been used in years. If you’ve accumulated so many things over the years that you’re…

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Questions You Should Ask Your Contractor

Whether you’re remodeling or building a new home from the ground up, you’re no doubt investing a lot of time and money into the project. It can be nerve wracking leaving such a big responsibility in other people’s hands but reassuring yourself and quenching your fears goes a long way to making you feel safer and surer of your decision. One way you can do that is by ensuring that you ask all the right questions and get the right…

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DIY Home Projects Even the Novice Can Do

If you’re going to own property, it’s a good idea to develop your DIY-skills. Professional contractors make a lot of money for a good reason. They offer a service that enhances the value, allure, safety and functionality of your property. Actually thinking you should put a price on that contradicts the idea you want your property to last long, be beautiful and to grow in value. What really gives us thought is how many jobs we give to painters, plumbers,…

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Unique Decorating Tips for the Whole Family

Having kids is a wonderful experience, but eventually you come to terms that you’ll have to give up the stylish appearance of your home in order to salvage it from the clutches of your children. Fortunately, there are ways to refurbish your home in a way it will preserve its stylish look, but at the same time keep that family-friendly vibe. These few decorating tips can help you create a true family household without fearing possible catastrophes: Choose Durable Materials…

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Interior Design Trends for 2016

Interior design is one of the best ways to express a person’s creativity and talent in space decoration. Luckily, every year brings along a range of diversity in colours, patterns and fabrics, and 2016 falls doesn’t fall behind.  From delicate shades, through bold tones and innovative patterns, this year will aim at being one of the revolutionary years in interior designing. Textures and Patterns Black and white patterns on floor tiles will never get old. They remain to be the…

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Maintaining a Greener Garden

Green gardening may sound ridiculous, but it’s actually about something really important. In fact, the health of our own planet is perhaps the most important thing in the world (quite literally). Green gardening is a trend that has fortunately been becoming more and more popular in the past decade and gardeners all around the world have started adopting eco-friendly techniques of boosting the ‘green’ in their plants. Here are some ideas for creating a greener garden. Do it Without Chemicals…

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Guide to Creating a Vintage-Styled Bathroom

While there are always those obsessing about everything new and modern, there are those who know how to appreciate the past. Of course, we are not talking about people reading history novels or going to the museum, but people trying to recreate a bit of this past in their own homes. Still, making your home vintage doesn’t mean just piling a bunch of old stuff everywhere. It is much more complex than that. In order to help you out, here…

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