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Creating A Gorgeous Home and Garden

After I decided to put my home on the market, I knew that I had to do something to improve the look and feel of my place. I started looking around at different ways to create a more beautiful home and garden, so that my property would sell quickly. I decided to completely renovate the exterior of the home, and it was really incredible to see the place come to life. I also had a landscaping team touch up my flowerbeds, and it was really great to see how much of a difference it made. This blog is all about creating a gorgeous home that you will love--so that you can sell it or keep it for yourself to love forever.

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3 Things To Know About Rain Chains For Your Home

15 October 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

You need to make sure that you have some way of handling all the water that comes off your roof and directing it into your drainage system. The most typical way to collect the water coming off your home is with a downspout. However, that is not your only option for handling the water. You can also use a rain chain. Here are a few things that you need to know about rain chains. Read More …

Critical Reasons Why You Should Keep Your Rain Gutters Clean

6 September 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you're similar to some other homeowners out there, the rain gutters on your house are highly overlooked. When it comes to outside maintenance, your interest may not proceed any further than keeping the grass cut and the trees and shrubbery at acceptable levels. While it is easy to forget about your rain gutters, it can be very detrimental to the well-being of your property to actually do so. Read through this list of some of the most essential reasons why you must keep your rain gutters clear. Read More …

Frugal Tips For Saving Money On Household Water Heating

18 July 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If your home has a tank-style electric water heater, then it is important you understand it is one of the biggest contributors to your monthly power bills. Thankfully, there are simple and inexpensive things you can do to reduce the power needs of your water heater to save yourself a significant amount of money. To use less power heating water and lower your monthly utility bills, follow each of these tips. Read More …

Spice Up & Simplify Your Windows with Modern Roman Shades

8 June 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Are you looking a simple and sleek, modern window treatment? Roman shades may be just what you're looking for. These simple alternatives to more expensive and complicated window treatments are great for tight spaces, picky children's rooms, and high-traffic family areas. What are Roman shades and how can you choose the right ones? Here's a short guide. What They Are Roman shades are simply fabric window treatments that are raised and lowered to in much the same way as a traditional shade. Read More …

Can You Have A Dry Stone Wall In A Quake-Prone Area?

24 April 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Dry stone fixtures are those that use stone blocks but no mortar to create a sturdy wall, hedge, or pathway. This is a very old type of construction that gives the structure a rustic look, and it's been used in cultures around the world for centuries. But the lack of mortar means that there's nothing really holding the stones together except for amazing puzzle-solving skills. So if you live in a quake zone, as so many residents of the country do, can you still have this type of structure in your yard? Read More …