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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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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 …

Three Ways To Handle Your Home Pest Control

14 March 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

In order to keep pesky critters from taking over your house, you will need to stay up to date with all of your pest control needs. When you let pests come into your home and infest it, you will find it difficult to enjoy comfort and peace of mind. If you need to prevent these pests from becoming a serious nuisance in your home, there are some valuable tips you need to be fully aware of. Read More …

Preparing Your Hardwood Floors for Refinishing

26 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Hardwood floors add a lovely warmth and richness to a room. They can also add historical value as well as overall value to your home. Older homes with original woodwork and hardwood flooring are in much demand in some segments of the population. Not everyone wants a new house that is a cookie cutter of every other home in a treeless subdivision. Character and charm are difficult to duplicate in new construction, which leads many people to consider classic homes. Read More …

Gas And Solid Fuel Fireplace Options

8 December 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Choosing a fireplace is often about visual appeal and the feel of the heat, but there are a few technical aspects to consider as well. The form and fitting options must be considered for your living room or chosen area, and you need to consider fuel types such as gas or solid fuels. Here are a few fireplace options to help you understand the different features and technical aspects: Fireplace Efficiency Considerations Read More …

Pet Urine On Baseboard Heaters – What You Can Do To Eliminate The Smell

10 November 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Baseboard heaters can be an awesome source of heat for your home, but when you have pets, things can get a little complicated and stinky. Cats tend to spray things and dogs lift their legs on things, and all too often, those things that they pee on are the most difficult to clean. When your pet pees on the baseboard heaters, your home will become a smelly place to be each time you try to use that heater. Read More …