The Benefits of Reupholstering Antique Furniture

The Benefits of Reupholstering Antique Furniture

Good quality furniture is not so easy to come by nowadays, so hanging on to that quality Parker Knoll armchair or Ercol sofa could be a worthwhile investment. Whether it is an heirloom piece which has been handed down through your family, or just one of your own favourite pieces, […]

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Avoiding Mold After Water Damage

Avoiding Mold After Water Damage

If a flood, leak or some other unfortunate event has resulted in water damage in your home, the last thing you want to think about is what could happen in the future, but it is something you need to address right away. Water damage creates the perfect environment for mold […]

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The Advantages Of Solid Wood Furniture

The Advantages Of Solid Wood Furniture

For many people, buying or renting a first home is an exciting time. Having the freedom to decorate a house or apartment in a personal style according to your own taste is both a liberating and challenging experience. However filling this blank canvas with those personal touches that make a […]

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Ideas for Decorating and Empty Wall

Ideas for Decorating and Empty Wall

No wall looks great empty, if it's not equipped with a door or window all you have is a bare and lonely piece of structure just going to waste. If you are sick of your house looking stark and boring things can easily be spiced up with creative wall art. […]

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Lighting The Dark Corners

Lighting The Dark Corners

Your new house must be the masterpiece, one of a kind. And you surely must have thought all about its furnishing, its wall colours, the tile designs, the complete structural layout, and every little arrangement you can think of, related to the house. There must be plenty of ventilation, and […]

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Improve Your House Before You Rent It Out

Improve Your House Before You Rent It Out

If you've invested in a property with a view to renting it out to make a steady income, then congratulations - you're one of a growing breed of investors who dip their toes into this very successful market! But sometimes, the property you have bought turns out to need a […]

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Light Up Your Fireplace With Artwork and Wall Treatments

Light Up Your Fireplace With Artwork and Wall Treatments

You got a fireplace in your house? If yes, you can have an excellent opportunity to make your fireplace the focal point while enjoying its warmth during the colder months. Simultaneously, it allows you to stir up a room's style. Whether you line the interior of the fireplace, create a […]

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The First Step in Home Restoration After a Disaster

The First Step in Home Restoration After a Disaster

With Illinois homes struck by flood, California businesses endangered by raging fires and Hurricane Sandy-hit homes afflicted with mold, restoration and storage companies are undoubtedly seeing a lot of business. In response to the recent round of disasters hitting the States, many homeowners are planning for the worst. When a […]

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Often Forgotten Home Maintenance

Often Forgotten Home Maintenance

Improvement and maintenance is a never ending cycle of to-dos that beg for homeowners' attention. There are seasonal and annual things that need to be done as well as emergency repairs that crop up depending on the age of your home. These repairs mean that there are some important home […]

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How to Stay Cool in Summer

How to Stay Cool in Summer

Summer is coming and for most people that means hot weather is also on its way. Whether you enjoy hot weather or not, you probably will look for ways to stay cool during the summer. Here are six ways to beat the heat and stay cool this summer. 1. Turn […]

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The Pros and Cons of Having a Separate Kitchen and Utility Room

The Pros and Cons of Having a Separate Kitchen and Utility Room

There are some people that think having a utility room is essential but others that feel having their appliances all in the kitchen works well for them. If you are trying to decide whether to buy a house with a utility room or whether to build one on your house, […]

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Advantages of Basement Waterproofing

Advantages of Basement Waterproofing

When my husband and I decided to purchase our own home, we didn't have to argue whether to or not to get a basement! This is mainly because the house that we used to rent had a basement, and we were so happy with it. For starters, my husband was […]

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