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How to Fix a Cracked Garage Floor in Under a Week

Feb 26, 2024 — Olivia Elsher

Are the cracks in your garage floor normal? If they’re bigger than 1/8 inch wide,…

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Feb 26, 2024 — Rose Morrison

Most adults between 50 and 80 believe growing old in their homes is essential. Who…

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Feb 24, 2024 — Rose Morrison

Plenty of people watch a show on HGTV and think, “I could do that.” Unfortunately,…

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Feb 23, 2024 — Evelyn Long

Finding the best beds for back pain can often feel daunting. Thousands of models are…

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How to Remove Rust From Metal: 6 Natural Remedies

Feb 22, 2024 — Olivia Elsher

Rust spells the end of a metal object. Its formation is spontaneous but slow and…

How to Caulk a Shower so It Looks Like New

Feb 21, 2024 — Evelyn Long

https://unsplash.com/photos/white-shower-curtain-on-stainless-steel-shower-head-k8TlRnE61dw There’s nothing quite like taking a refreshing shower to get you going in the…

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How To Clean Quartz Countertops in 7 Ways

Feb 20, 2024 — Rose Morrison

Quartz countertops are more than just home accessories. Although most modern homes are equipped with…

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Building Her Future: 6 Jobs for Women in Construction

Feb 19, 2024 — Evelyn Long

If you’re addicted to HGTV, you’ve likely felt empowered by the women wielding hammers and…

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Beyond Summer Yields: The Benefits of a Greenhouse Garden

Jan 8, 2024 — Rose Morrison

A garden is a creative space full of rich and colorful flowers and produce. When…

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Tiny House Floor Plans that Redefine Compact Living

Dec 8, 2023 — Olivia Elsher

More people are shifting to mobile homes that prioritize efficiency and simplicity. Tiny house floor…

Tiny House Benefits: Advantages of Going Small

Dec 5, 2023 — Peter Chambers

You’ve probably heard the buzz about tiny houses, tiny house benefits and wondered what all…

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Everything You Need to Know About the Tiny House Movement 

Dec 1, 2023 — Peter Chambers

Anyone who has downsized or sighed in dismay at the sheer amount of junk they…

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How Green Roofs Could Reduce the Heat Island Effect

Nov 24, 2023 — Evelyn Long

Green roofs could protect cities from the heat island effect, protecting infrastructure and making everyday…

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11 Space-Saving Ideas for Your Tiny Home Floor Plan

Nov 21, 2023 — Peter Chambers

Downgrading to a smaller property sounds like heaven to anyone who has spent far too…

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What are the Pros and Cons of Living Off-Grid for Renters

Oct 26, 2023 — Olivia Elsher

Living off-grid means you’re disconnecting from public utilities to become more self-sufficient. You generate electricity,…

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What Is the Tiny House Movement?

Oct 24, 2023 — Olivia Elsher

The tiny house movement represents a shift towards a more conscious and intentional way of…


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7 Best Beds for Back Pain

Feb 23, 2024 — Evelyn Long

Finding the best beds for back pain can often feel daunting. Thousands of models are…

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How to Fit a Couch Through a Doorway: 6 Tips and Tricks

Feb 12, 2024 — Peter Chambers

Is your door too big to get through your doorway? Try these six tips and tricks to squeeze it through and finish moving.

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Integrating Maximalist Interior Design In Your Home

Feb 6, 2024 — Evelyn Long

Maximalist interior design has always been at a point of contention with minimalism. Now, the…

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Jan 4, 2024 — Rose Morrison

Avid readers need the right kind of equipment. Reading in low light can harm your…

Transformable Furniture: The Smart Choice for Solo Homes

Dec 28, 2023 — Rose Morrison

Transformable furniture is a revolutionary concept in interior design. This type of furniture can adapt…

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10 Sustainable Christmas Gifts for Your New Home

Dec 1, 2023 — Olivia Elsher

Sustainable Christmas gifts are an amazing way to celebrate the first holiday in your new…

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The Best Cheap Bookcases for All the Bookworms Out There (Updated for 2023)

Nov 30, 2023 — Rose Morrison

There’s something magical about books and bookworms know it. Whether it’s the smell of fresh…

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10 Best Entertainment Centers For Movie Night (Updated for 2023)

Nov 29, 2023 — Rose Morrison

An entertainment center is one of the most multi-functional pieces in your living room. The…