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Every day of your life, your house makes a big impact on how you feel. Usually, people spend most of their time at home or work and if you work from home, that is an even bigger reason for your home to give you a sense of comfort. If you are happy and relaxed in your home, it gives you a strong base from which to tackle the rest of the world. Read a few ideas about transforming your home.

Strive to make your living environment as comfortable as possible. Every home has its flaws, but too many problems can affect the comfort and appeal […] Continue Reading…

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You may not notice it, but the quality of your living space affects your mood. It is even more important to feel at ease in your home, and to improve the function and flow of it, if you work from home. If you can make your home more comfortable and attractive, you will find working, living, and resting in your home to be much easier. Here are some ways you can turn your home into an oasis.

So here is why to do home improvements

Make your home as comfortable as possible, and seriously think about fixing flaws that take away from that homey, comfy feeling. […] Continue Reading…

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Arе уου looking fοr ѕοmе jaw-dropping bυt achievable flower displays іn уουr house? Thеn thіѕ іѕ thе book fοr уου: At Home Wіth Flowers bу Jane Packer, wіth photography bу Catherine Gratwicke, published bу Ryland Peters & Small.

It іѕ a collection οf thе flowers florist-tο-thе-stars-Jane lονеѕ mοѕt. Thе book covers аll thе basics уου’d expect аbουt choosing аnd caring fοr уουr flowers, including plenty thаt саn bе grown іn уουr οwn garden. (If уου want more іdеаѕ аbουt growing уουr οwn flowers, thе very lovely Belinda аt Wild Acre hаѕ ѕtаrtеd a fаntаѕtіс аnd utterly addictive series over аt hеr blog еνеrу Friday teaching […] Continue Reading…

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Here is a custom home floor plan that I really like the looks of. There are houses like this here and there in my hometown and I’ve always admired them. This description of a five-room cottage house is from 1915.

A cobblestone trim with shingle siding gives this five room cottage house a distinguished appearance.


An interesting effect is produced by giving different angles and pitches to the roof, which effect is extended out over the front steps by the level top of the pergola. It is not often that a roof is designed commencing with a level, then stepping up to square pitch.

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Tips For Choosing Paint For The Exterior Of Your Home The exterior of your home says a lot about your personal style. Whether the architecture of your house is modern and minimal or detailed and extravagant, choosing the right paint colors can accentuate key details while at the same time creating a beautiful backdrop for the rest of your outdoor space. Before heading to the paint store, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Check out the following tips for choosing paint colors for the exterior of your home.Keep it SubtleWith so many beautiful colors of paint available, it can be tempting […] Continue Reading…

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The Basics Of Installing A New Toilet Replacing a toilet is not as hard as it looks. The installation process is actually quite simple. You do not need to be a professional plumber to install one. However, you do need to learn the right steps. If you are planning to replace your toilet and are interested in learning how to do it yourself, continue to read this article.Tip: Water hammer problems, pipe noise due to water hitting the back of the pipe, can be easily repaired….

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Repairing Chimney And Roof Leaks A leaky chimney or roof can lead to a variety of other roofing problems. However, if the homeowner is able to catch the leak before it causes a significant issue, it usually requires nothing more than a simple repair.Many times, as roofs age, they tend to start leaking in multiple areas. It is important to note that allowing a little leaky spot to continue to get larger can cause serious repairs instead of a simple basic patch. Homeowners that have even the most basic skills and have no qualms of getting up on roofs should consider repairing small roof leaks […] Continue Reading…

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Quick Do It Yourself Tips For Home Plumbing Repair Household plumbing problems can often drive a homeowner insane. They see a small drip and simply cannot bring themselves to hiring a plumber to fix a leak they themselves cannot do. This actually leads to a massive loss of water, increased bills and eventually a sink that is forming mineral deposits that are destroying the finish of your basin. The truth is that yes, a plumber can be expensive however small plumbing issues do not require one as you can make the repairs yourself. This article will give you some ideas as to what you can […] Continue Reading…

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