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Sealing a Garage Floor

By |2018-10-15T20:56:24+00:00October 15th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

If your garage floor has seen better days, of if you just got a new garage, you might consider sealing it. While there are many products available, we used a two-part epoxy kit from Rust-Oleum. The kit contains everything you need to have your garage floor looking like new including cleaner, two-part epoxy coating, decorative [...]

9 No-Sweat Hacks to Deep Clean the Cruddiest Things

By |2018-09-25T00:18:09+00:00September 25th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Ahhh! Sparkling floors, gleaming windows, and zero dust bunnies. A thorough cleaning can make your abode feel brand new. But that immaculate house comes with a price — sore biceps. Instead of skimping on your annual deep clean because you’re zonked, use these brilliant hacks for nine of the most pain-in-the-butt tasks. You’ll get the [...]

6 Unexpected Places Mold Can Hide in Your Home

By |2018-09-20T19:48:10+00:00September 20th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Mold is sneaky. To find it, check in these unusual places that provide mold with the water and food it needs to grow. It’s not a shock when mold shows up behind drywall after a flood or covers baseboards in damp basements. But mold can surprise you and hide in unexpected places, making it harder [...]

Interior Design Benefits of Moving Into a Newly Built Modern Home

By |2018-08-22T20:57:14+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Buying a new house implies a fresh beginning, marked by excitement and freedom of choice. This is especially true when it comes to decorating; your home will be a white artist’s canvas, which you will have to imprint. In today’s post we will focus on a variety of features that should enhance your enthusiasm when [...]

How To Keep Your Carpet Clean

By |2018-08-07T20:15:40+00:00August 7th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

How to Keep Your Carpet Clean Carpeting is expensive, so you want to maintain your carpet long term. Keeping carpet clean is an ongoing project, but with time and dedication you can have clean carpeting for years to come. Regular cleaning is key. Vacuuming and professional cleaning are important for a clean carpet. Take action [...]

How To: Clean an Air Conditioner

By |2018-07-31T20:14:20+00:00July 31st, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Help your hard-working air conditioner keep you cool this season and the next when you give your unit a much-needed scrub down. Air conditioners are our saving grace during sticky summers—there’s nothing quite like the relief of walking into a room that has the cool air blasting after hours in unrelenting 70-degree-and-sunny heat. But while [...]

How to Illuminate Your Yard With Landscape Lighting

By |2018-07-27T21:05:56+00:00July 27th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Create a stunning landscape that can be enjoyed during the day and night with inventive outdoor lighting solutions. Define the Purpose for Landscape Lighting Before you invest in any landscape lighting, ask yourself what your purposes are for wanting illumination in your backyard. Perhaps you want to set a soft, romantic mood during the evening [...]

7 Ways to Power Your Home With Renewable Energy

By |2018-07-10T05:30:26+00:00July 10th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Unless you're filthy rich, you're probably always on the lookout for ways to save a couple bucks. One of the best ways to cut your monthly bills is by investing in renewable energy. Not from the power plant, but stuff you can scare up yourself. Using renewable energy to power your home can reduce or [...]

How to Keep Fleas and Ticks Out of Your Home

By |2018-06-25T23:34:23+00:00June 25th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Like any pet owner, you want to keep fleas and ticks from bothering your pet and moving in to your home. Infestations can take weeks or months to control. But by taking some precautions, you can prevent them from starting in the first place. These four steps can help you make your home less inviting [...]

Cut Your Summer Cooling Costs

By |2018-06-20T01:23:21+00:00June 20th, 2018|Home and Garden Tips|

Heating and cooling your home makes up nearly half of your energy bill, says the U.S. Department of Energy. Right now, you might be enjoying low utility bills, especially if you live in a climate with perfect spring weather. But the “I can’t believe it’s this hot!” summer days are coming. Soon, you’ll run the [...]