5 Tips for Making Moving Less Stressful

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Moving house can be one of the most stressful times in your entire life. It’s always listed up there alongside divorce and death as one of the toughest things to handle. But thankfully moving house does not have to be terrible. Take a look at some of these helpful strategies designed to make moving a lot easier, and a lot less stressful.   Treat Yourself First things first, no matter how much you have to do, and how stressful the move is, it is really important to set aside time to Read more [...]

Choosing the right sink for your bathroom

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Choosing a new sink for your bathroom might not seem like a difficult task, but with so many styles on offer it can be tricky to work out which is best for you and is most suited to filling the needs of you and your family. Here’s a quick guide to a couple of the most popular sink types available now. Corner sinks If you have a small bathroom, consider replacing your sink with a corner basin and relocating it to a corner. Corner units are a great way to save space. Corner vanity units Read more [...]

How to Ensure That Selling Your Home is a Smooth and Straightforward Process

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Are you in the process of selling your home, or thinking about moving soon? It's a huge decision for anyone to make and you want the whole selling process to run as smoothly as possible. However, some obstacles do prevent homeowners from selling their properties quickly and for the amount of money they are looking for. To avoid some of the issues that can delay a property sale, you should address each of the points below. Royalty Free Photo Avoid Mishaps During the Viewing Process When potential Read more [...]

Atlanta a retirement destination?

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Regardless of how humble we become over the decades, I think inside of every one of us, it’s there. That desire, no matter how great or small, to be able to say, “Yes, I earned this.”     Earning the golden years   Until I reached the age in which I could finally retire, I spent my entire life in a small farming community outside of Knoxville, Tennessee. Well, except for the four years I attended Georgia Tech University. It was during this time that I met my wife, an Atlanta Read more [...]

Learn What Makes Wicker and Rattan Such Versatile Patio Furniture Materials

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Outdoor wicker furnishings are as sensible as they are stylish, says Wicker Paradise. Furniture constructed from rattan will work beautifully in virtually any outdoor setting, from the most modest attached porch to the largest poolside patio. Your love of rattan's classic look might prompt you to choose wicker over other materials for your patio set. In addition to the great look, you'll also benefit from wicker's versatility. You Choose the Color Wicker comes in a variety of colors, from muted Read more [...]

Top Tips for a Stress-Free House Move

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From searching for the right property to the day you move in, moving to a new house can be stressful. In fact, it’s thought to be one of the most stressful things you will ever have to do. Here are some great ways to make it as fun and stress-free as possible. Royalty Free Photo Search Online The stress starts as soon as you decide to look for a new home. There are so many advertisers and agents with listings you need to look for. Why not perform an online search with Roost Real Estate Read more [...]

A Guide to Using Carpet Tiles in Your Home

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If you want to change the old rug in your home with something new, then you might want to consider purchasing carpet tiles. Carpet tiles are also known as modular carpet. They are the more stylish and modern alternative to carpet rolls. According to BusinessWire, carpet tiles’ growth has significantly increased since 2012 and has dominated the floor covering industry.   Why are carpet tiles so popular? That’s because homeowners, designers, and architects have recognized their unique Read more [...]

HVAC Problems to Look For When Buying a New Home

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You're ready to buy a new home, and the list of things you need to pay attention to is long. When you're visiting the home, don't forget to look at the HVAC system. Though it isn't the first thing you notice when you walk through the doors, an old or broken HVAC system can cost you thousands of dollars in repairs or replacements after you move in. Save yourself the extra cost by making sure it's in good order before you buy. AC Unit Leaks The heat exchange process that happens in an HVAC system Read more [...]

4 Tips to Prepare Your HVAC System for All Seasons

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Summer is just around the corner and warmer weather outside means turning on the air conditioner. But before you do that, there are some preventative maintenance steps to take so you don't have an HVAC emergency during the hottest part of the year. Here are four things you need to do to make sure your home stays comfortable year-round. Clean Your Outdoor A/C Unit Prior to turning on your air conditioning for the season, you need to clean the outdoor part. Use a garden hose and spray the interior Read more [...]

Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Mosquitoes

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Many of the methods that are used to repel mosquitoes are harmful. Fortunately, you have the option of using all natural mosquito control. There are a number of natural remedies that you can use in order to repel mosquitoes. Dry Ice You exhale carbon dioxide, which attracts mosquitoes. Dry ice also emits carbon dioxide. You can repel mosquitoes by putting dry ice in a container. Keep this container a distance away from your home. The mosquitoes will be attracted to the dry ice. Once Read more [...]