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Take These Steps to Ward Off Any Potential Septic Tank Issues

Septic tanks are a necessity if you live in extreme rural areas that aren't supplied with city or county water. You may avoid paying a monthly water bill to the city, but you'll want to save that ..
(December 20, 2008)
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For Quick Meat Grilling Get a Portable Gas Grill

Have you ever been to a tailgate party at a football game? We have a tradition of going to one with some friends of ours before every game. It's a very elaborate event. There aren't just a few ..
(December 23, 2008)
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Tired of Your Drab Bathroom? Consider a Remodel and Redesign ..

Bathrooms are secluded getaways that can either be relaxing or stressing. If yours is disgusting, crowded, cramped or just plain uncomfortable then you aren't getting your money's worth when it comes .
(October 10, 2008)
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Get an Electric Fireplace to Help Heat Your Home This Winter

Let's face it, money is tight and you're already thinking about whether you'll be able to afford to heat your home this winter with the rising costs of natural gas and other energy forms. Electricity .
(October 10, 2008)
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Ignore the Financial Markets, Organize Your House and Garage

We're all being affected the by Panic of 2008 in some way or another. Even if it's not affecting your cash flow and only your retirement fund, knowing that you've lost 33% or more of your retirement ..
(October 11, 2008)
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A Great Evening Out Enhanced With a Fire Pit

I suppose we enjoy an evening out with friends just as much as the next guy. Due to our busy social lives we really don't get a chance to do it that often. We have a great group of friends, but don't .
(August 17, 2008)
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Another Reason I'm Glad We Have Vinyl Siding

When we bought our house 9 years ago we had to put vinyl siding on the garage because it wasn't finished. A year later we put the same siding on the main house, replacing the wood siding that badly ..
(August 10, 2008)
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Things to Consider Before Buying a Pet

Many families have pets, and sometimes the first trigger for getting a pet is that your children are begging you for one. Take time to consider all the angles before jumping into pet ownership as ..
(August 03, 2008)
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Tips for Organizing Your Workshop

Even the dream workshop is useless if it's not well organized and efficient. Cluttered spaces mean less work time as you waste hours trying to find tools and forget about projects you've buried under .
(March 16, 2008)
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Proper Cleaning For Your Bathroom Tub, Shower and Drains

While you may not want to admit it, you may not be as well versed in the art and science of proper bathroom cleaning as you'd like. Maybe you get a little lazy, or you're just completely grossed out. .
(July 13, 2008)
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Basic Closet Organizing Without Buying a New System

Going through a store like Home Depot and fantasizing about the wide range of beautiful closet organizer systems is certainly fun, but once you add up the total cost you turn a little green and ..
(July 13, 2008)
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Roll Out The Welcome Sign Into Your Garden - Get a Garden Bench

Even if you think your garden already has it all, you should consider getting an official garden bench. Sometimes a bench is more appropriate that patio furniture in a true garden setting. Garden ..
(April 12, 2008)
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Illuminate Your World With Outdoor Solar Lights

Most people think of outdoor lighting as an option, not a necessity. We would argue that if you're going to have a beautiful garden there's no reason for it to be visible only in the daylight. ..
(April 12, 2008)
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Your Questions Answered About Indoor Water Fountains

It's becoming more popular and “cool" to have an indoor water fountain in your home instead of just in large business lobbies. However a lot of people have questions about the best way to do ..
(February 14, 2008)
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Tips and Tricks on How to Install Your New Porch Swing

If you have a front porch it practically demands that you also have a porch swing. If you don't have one, get one. If you do but it's rotten or falling apart, buy a new one. Your family will thank ..
(February 13, 2008)
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Get a Cheap Facelift with New Kitchen Cabinet Knobs

Imagine this scenario. You're desperate for a kitchen makeover but have a budget of nearly nothing and no patience to wait for the funds to appear. You aren't expecting to completely start over with ..
(February 13, 2008)
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I'm Almost Ready to Redesign My Bathroom

We bought our house in 1999 and I've been living with the same blue and white striped bathroom walls ever since. If you've never seen it, the effect can really make you dizzy. Additionally, the ..
(February 13, 2008)
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Time to Clean and Organize the Garage

You can't imagine the storage space we have, especially if you live in a crowded city, but we have a garage that's over 2000 square feet attached to a house that's only 1800 square feet. Yes, the ..
(February 13, 2008)
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