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My Love-Hate Relationship With Iceland

There's a great line in one of my favorite movies, “Lawrence of Arabia, " where Lawrence is speaking to Auda, the leader of the Howeitat, who is very effectively convincing him to join him in ..
(September 11, 2008)
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How to Choose the Best Kitchen Window Treatments

You know how parties often go - everyone ends up in the kitchen. This is certainly true at my house. I am not sure why that is. Maybe it is because the hosts are often still cooking or preparing food .
(July 09, 2008)
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Hiking Vacation Idea

There are great places to hike all over the world. My personal preference is in cooler, wetter climates; I am not a big fan of deserts or super hot and humid climates. I find it easier to get warm ..
(May 04, 2008)
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Alternatives to Vertical Blinds

I was in this situation myself recently. My wife and I moved into a new rental home that came sans window treatments of any kind. We have a very large sliding glass door with lovely views of Mission ..
(May 04, 2008)
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Top Selling Window Blinds and Shades

If you think of your window as a blank canvas, then window treatments are the paint you apply to make that space beautiful. I was in this situation recently and frankly I was a little blown away by ..
(April 27, 2008)
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Advantages of Faux Wood Blinds

Wood blinds are a classic window treatments choice. They are durable, easy to use and attractive. They also go well with a wide variety of interior decors. But some people may not know that there are .
(February 11, 2008)
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Cellular Blinds, the Toyota Prius of Window Blinds

This article is for all those people who are concerned about global warming and want to make their home as energy efficient as possible. Cellular shades, also know as honeycomb shades, are an easy ..
(January 27, 2008)
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Window Treatments - The Finishing Touch To Your Home Remodel

Sounds obvious enough, right? And, in a way it is. I have seen many beautiful examples and many not-so-beautiful examples. The trick is to match up the decorating themes of a given room with the ..
(January 23, 2008)
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Don't Get Robbed Blind Shopping For Shades

My Mother recently spent over almost $900 on two pleated shades and one bamboo shade for her home. She purchased these blinds from Home Depot and the cost included the dual services of measuring and ..
(January 09, 2008)
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Reykjavik Beach Club

No, well get out your beach towels. For, on a beautiful, sunny and calm summer day, admittedly a rare meteorological occurrence at this latitude, you may want to visit Nautholsvik (pronounced ..
(December 26, 2007)
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Patio Door Window Treatments

Sliding glass patio doors are a wonderful idea, they create a sense of extra space by bringing your patio and backyard inside. Plus they can be a great source for sunlight. But you probably don't ..
(December 25, 2007)
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Tips for Those Considering a Vacation to Iceland

First let me say, before I spew out all the negatives, that Iceland is a real gem of a country in more ways then I can say. But, the country is kind of an anomaly. It is small, very small and there ..
(December 11, 2007)
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Go Green With Energy Efficient Window Blinds

Concern about our environment is certainly a growing concern. But, hitting home more directly, for many families, is the ever-rising costs of energy. If you live in a cold climate you are probably ..
(December 05, 2007)
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