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Tips For How to Save on Kitchen Cabinetry

As anyone who has ever gone through a kitchen remodel can tell you, it's expensive. Even when you keep your eye out for sales and deals on appliances and fixtures, the tally adds up fast. Some people .
(October 08, 2008)
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What to Know About Exterior Stucco Contractors

Making the decision to do any large amount of work to your home is a little nerve wracking to say the least. You have to decide what you feel is the main priority and who is going to be best suited ..
(September 29, 2008)
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Choosing the Best Deck Treatment

You can't deny that there are a lot of details involved in making your home look its best. Not only do you have the interior of the house to consider, you also have to think about the exterior and ..
(September 17, 2008)
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Understanding Remodeling Costs

There is absolutely no doubt about it, the most frightening aspect of remodeling is the cost. What initially seems like a small, inexpensive job to the untrained eye quickly becomes a big deal and ..
(September 03, 2008)
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The Job of Deck Treatment Contractors

If asked, most homeowners would say one of the most appealing aspects of their home's exterior is their deck. It's easy to entertain out there and if you are lucky enough offers an amazing view. The ..
(August 28, 2008)
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Choosing the Right Kitchen Island

If there is one kitchen feature that has become vital and popular in the last 15 years or so, it has to be the kitchen island. These little oases in the middle of kitchens are used for a wide variety .
(June 18, 2008)
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Implementing Your Deck and Hot Tub Ideas

When you are talking about the exterior of your home, one feature often gets more attention than any other. Of course, we are referring to the all important deck. This is the area most people set ..
(June 25, 2008)
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The Right Ideas For a Garage Loft

It happens to just about everybody. No matter how hard you try, you still can't seem to stop accumulating stuff. It's falling out of your closets. Just last week, it tried to make a break for freedom .
(July 02, 2008)
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Options For Flooring an Existing Attic

There are many reasons why you might make the decision to fix up your attic. A lot of families need more space in their homes. You might just be looking for some extra storage space because it seems ..
(July 09, 2008)
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Materials For Your Veranda Fence Installation

When the idea or thought of home improvement comes up, most people think about the interior of their homes. Visions of remodeled kitchens and room additions go through their minds. However, the ..
(July 16, 2008)
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Choosing the Best Exterior Paint

There is no doubt about it, of all of the materials you can use to improve the appearance of your house; paint has to be the most inexpensive and effective of them all. Choosing the best exterior ..
(July 23, 2008)
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Uses For Sun Porches and Solariums

One of the biggest trends in home decorating and design is the outdoor living areas. In recent history more and more people are discovering the benefits of the great outdoors in terms of relaxation ..
(July 30, 2008)
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Avoid Forced Air Heater Repair with Regular Maintenance

Central forced air heater repair can be expensive, so the best plan of action is to prevent the repair in the first place if at all possible. Of course, no matter how careful you are to adhere to a ..
(February 13, 2008)
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Tips for Plumbing Home Remodels

Whether it's fixing that leaky faucet or unclogging the commode, plumbing home remodels can be quite a chore. It's amazing how much damage just a small amount of water in the wrong places can do. So, .
(December 30, 2007)
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Using Functional Floor Tile for Kitchen

How do you know if you are choosing the right floor tile for kitchen flooring? Your selection will depend on many factors, including your own personal taste and the requirements you may have for your .
(December 09, 2007)
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Thinking About a Garage Door Installation?

For most people, garage door installation is something they consider on two occasions: when they don’t already have an electric garage door or when their current garage door is broken. In any ..
(June 28, 2007)
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Designing the Ultimate Game Room - Ideas To Get Started

Many people would love to be able to create and have their ultimate game room. When you spend a lot of time entertaining others or you enjoy having extra space in your home to relax and have fun, a ..
(June 21, 2007)
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How to Read an Exterior Painting Quote

Many homeowners prefer to hire a professional to paint the outside of their home, which requires getting an exterior painting quote. There are almost as many ways to structure a quote as there are ..
(June 07, 2007)
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Patios and Outdoor Kitchens - Make Outdoor Entertaining a ..

Tips to help you create your own fun-filled patios and outdoor kitchens. Do you enjoy outdoor grilling and hosting outdoor parties but hate the constant hassle of carrying kitchen items in and out? ..
(May 31, 2007)
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Tips to Help When Buying Replacement Windows

When is the Best Time of Year to Consider Buying Replacement Windows? Buying replacement windows can be a big project. Here are some tips to get you started on the right track to a successful window ..
(March 29, 2007)
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What To Avoid In Your Sunroom Design

Every sunroom design has its advantages and disadvantages, some of which are directly related to the design itself and others that are related more to how it is furnished and decorated. Both aspects ..
(March 15, 2007)
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Add Versatility and Space With Attic Conversions

Attic conversions not only add versatility to your home and it also increases the floor space and re-sale value as well. You can have that office, studio, bedroom or just plain extra living space you .
(February 15, 2007)
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Putting Together Master Bedroom Bath Designs

One of the most popular remodeling projects involves putting together master bedroom bath designs. The master bath is an increasingly important part of your home’s value, so it is generally a ..
(February 01, 2007)
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Is Your Heating Ductwork Sealed and Contained

Heating ductwork is an unseen part of your home but it has a great impact on the comfort level and temperature of your home. If your ductwork leaks air then you are not getting maximum airflow to all .
(January 18, 2007)
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Interior Concrete Waterproofing: Protect Your Concrete Against .

Moisture is a major enemy of concrete. It can weaken concrete, make it crack and in general cause deterioration of any concrete structure. Moisture can also cause staining and fungus that is nearly ..
(January 04, 2007)
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