Saturday, August 30, 2014
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Home & Design

Strong, weather resistant, lightweight, and surprisingly eco-friendly, aluminum has been widely utilized in both commercial and residential construction...
Do you know what’s in the water in your home? Depending on where you live, that clear liquid may well contain all kinds of nasties which are dangerous...
Anyone who gardens knows that there is a wonderful hopefulness in the smooth, black earth of a freshly planted plot, great joy in those first shoots...
There’s good news for everyone who let summer slip away and failed to make it to the hammock-filled, nationally renowned Spruce Street Harbor Park.
The recent earthquake in Northern California is another reminder to prepare for any natural disaster. Whether it be preparing for an earthquake, hurricane, tornado, or snowstorm, here are basic suggestions for what to keep in your disaster supply kit.
After doing a bit of research on how to launder dry cleaning at home, we came across this smart idea on Pinterest for making your own dry cleaning sheets that refresh and clean your clothes. But instead of reusing a dry cleaning bag that comes with an at-home kit, we decided to put a bit of a spin on things, making it so much easier to refresh your dry-clean-only clothing.
In desperate need of more room to stash your stuff? You’re not alone. Approximately half of home improvement projects in the US focus on increasing available...
Sometimes it’s impossible to ignore the fact that you have a water leak in your home’s plumbing system. A torrent gushing from a burst pipe is an obvious...
Q: Our ranch-style house is in a great location with amazing schools, but the kitchen is horrible and there is no master suite - just three bedrooms and a bath and a half. Our yard is pretty big, but I don't know if it would be cheaper to expand into the yard, build a second story, or simply look for a house that would better suit our growing family. Should we remodel or move, or would we have to do all this to even sell it?
Melissa Palmer has already lived a creative life as a master gardener, master beekeeper, hand-spinner of wool, and farmer who has raised sheep, chickens, quail, donkeys, and a goose named Greg.
When the Connors family decided to rebuild their Shore house in Avalon, they knew the most important element of the design was already in place - just outside their window.
 
Save money with this at-home dry cleaning hack