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  • Backyard Campsites For Fun And Profit

    27 September 2016

    You've probably heard of online travel services that allow you to rent your home, or even just a bedroom, to tourists. If the idea appeals to you but hosting strangers inside your home brings them too close for comfort, consider renting yard space to campers instead. These tips will get you started. 1. Check with your zoning office and homeowners association. Just to be safe, make sure backyard camping doesn't violate any rules.

  • Tired Of Your Outdated Master Bathroom: Get The Elegant Space You Want

    13 September 2016

    If you have an outdated master bathroom that doesn't feel very elegant or luxurious, and instead it feels like you're traveling backwards in time, there are some quick ways to change it. By making just a few changes in the space, you'll see a complete difference and the space will look modern and elegant like you imagine. Painting the space a light neutral and fresh color will instantly make the space look chic, along with updating towels that hang.

  • Four Easy And Affordable Things You Can Do To Help Your Home Sell More Quickly

    11 August 2016

    If you're one of the more than five million American households that put their house on the market each year, you undoubtedly want your property to sell quickly and for the most money possible. However, most people get so comfortable in their homes that it is difficult for them to be objective when it comes to marketing their homes. 1. Declutter. The most effective thing you can do to help sell your home quickly is free.

  • Choosing The Right Granite For Your Tiny Kitchen Countertops

    4 April 2016

    Investing in a tiny house can be a great way to purchase real estate without breaking the bank. Having a custom tiny home built to your exact specifications ensures that you will not have to compromise when it comes to the design elements within your home. Selecting the right slab of granite for the countertops in your tiny home's kitchen can be a challenge. Here are three simple tips you can keep in mind to ensure that your tiny kitchen is as attractive as possible.

  • Update Your Bathroom On A Budget

    27 January 2016

    Whether you're planning to sell your home or you just want to update the look of your bathroom, it's one of the most important rooms in the entire house. A complete bathroom remodel can cost thousands of dollars, but there are many things you can do to enhance the look of your bathroom without breaking the bank. Here are some ideas that will improve  your bathroom's look and feel without costing a lot of cash.

  • 3 Reasons Your Gas Oven Might Not Be Heating Up Properly

    30 November 2014

    When you bake something, does it seem like your oven isn't hot enough? Do your cookies and cakes take longer to bake than usual? If so, there are three things that might be preventing your gas oven from heating up properly. You can investigate these three things to locate the problem, and fixing the problem on your own could help you save some money. Recalibrate the Thermometer One of the first things to check with your oven is the temperature.

  • Design Ideas For A Modern White Kitchen

    26 November 2014

    Whether you have a kitchen that's already modern or you're looking to update your space, a white-based kitchen is a versatile option. White instantly adds the feel of increased space. To keep your white kitchen warm and welcoming, add color in the backsplash, countertops and accents. A modern, white-based kitchen is ideal for compact spaces. Cabinetry The cabinets and wall are what give the basis for your kitchen's color scheme. Start with white walls.

  • Out Of Dankness: When Your Basement Has A Leak

    25 November 2014

    When you open the basement door to retrieve your holiday decor, the last thing you want to find is a musty basement. While basements aren't typically known for their fresh scent, a strong, mildewy aroma is a clear indicator that there is water somewhere it doesn't belong. Here are some of the leading causes of the foul stench in your basement. The sooner you identify the problem, the faster you can escape the terrible smell.

  • How To Correct 4 Problems With Motorized Blinds

    24 November 2014

    Motorized blinds are a wonderful convenience in the home. Rather than having to battle with blinds that are too high to reach easily or to go one by one to close and open them each day, you can quickly and easily adjust the blinds to your preference with the push of a button. Unfortunately, with the convenience comes a few minor problems. Many of these problems can quickly be corrected and prevented in the future.

  • How To Refinish And Personalize A Wood Table

    24 November 2014

    If you are a bargain furniture hunter, you may spend a lot of time searching for special pieces. You can find some great pieces of furniture for inexpensive prices at garage sales and auctions. Sometimes, this furniture will need a bit of work in order to have it look pleasing. Older pieces can be scratched or worn. Here are some instructions that you can use to spruce up a wood table, personalizing it along the way.