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Tips to Eliminate Pet Odors from Homes

5 Tips to Eliminate Pet Odors from Homes Lingering pet odors can kill a home sale, especially when they originate from urine. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy for agents to broach these sensitive subjects with sellers who may have gone …


Homeowners Guide to Avoiding Mechanics Liens

A Homeowner’s Guide to Avoiding Mechanic’s Liens What Are Mechanic’s Liens? Mechanic’s liens are used by subcontractors and suppliers, and they represent a legal claim against property that has been remodeled or improved. It might sound like a simple concept, …



Homemade and Green Household Cleaners

Homemade, DIY Cleaners for the Whole Home These DIY Home Cleaners Are Effective and Easy to Make Store-bought cleaners are full of extra chemicals that you might not want in your home. Thankfully, making your own homemade cleaning solutions is …


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Homeownership by Single Women Increasing

Homeownership among Single Women is Increasing What Drives The Increase? Up until the American housing crisis, single women bought more houses than their male counterparts. Unfortunately, this trend began tapering off as mortgages became harder to attain in the wake …



How to Safely Remove Snow from Your Roof

How to Remove Snow from Your Roof Substantial snowfall can pose serious dangers to a home’s roof. At the same time, improper removal techniques can pose serious dangers to homeowners, themselves. To protect your property and your personal well-being, learn …


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Damage-Free Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights

Damage-Free Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights Tips for Safely Decorating Your Home Now that the holiday season is in full swing, countless Americans will illuminate their homes with eye-popping Christmas lights and other festive decor. Unfortunately, this cheery tradition can …


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Pocket Neighborhoods – A New Living Concept

  What are Pocket Neighborhoods? Everything Builders Need to Know About Pocket Neighborhoods Pocket neighborhoods are small-scale communities that have huge positive impacts on their residents. The concept is unique, so it’s no surprise that building in a pocket neighborhood …


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How to DIY Winterize a Sprinkler System

How to DIY Winterize a Sprinkler System Irrigation “blow out” is an annual ritual throughout many parts of the United States. If you live in a region where frost levels extend below your installed piping, learn how to winterize before …