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8 Signs Your Home Desperately Needs an Addition

8 Signs Your Home Desperately Needs an Addition

It should seem obvious, but for many homeowners, it’s a slow crawl to needing an addition. It starts with the perfect house, then as your family grows and changes, so do your needs.

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5 Home Tech Upgrades You Need to Have On Your Holiday Wish List

5 Home Tech Upgrades You Need to Have On Your Holiday Wish List

Not sure what to add to your holiday wish list this year? How about some must have items that will make your home smarter? While home automation is still a new concept, homeowners are embracing this trend with open arms and fingerprint scans. From thermostats to house locks, your home can be made to respond to your voice, your fingerprint, or your smartphone. Not only is it a great idea, it's a perfect gift!

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The Next Steps After a Fire At Your Home

The Next Steps After a Fire At Your Home

A house fire is a traumatic event that could be dangerous, not to mention costly. Fire accidents have the potential to damage your home, you, your family and friends, as well as cause further widespread destruction to nearby yards and even other buildings. It’s important to act promptly both during and after a fire emergency, in order to overcome all the issues you might face. Continue reading to learn more about the next steps to take after a fire in your home is extinguished, it may help you take some precautionary steps today!

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The Most Popular Spaces in Your Home To Decorate With Area Rugs

The Most Popular Spaces in Your Home To Decorate With Area Rugs

Did you just get new flooring installed throughout your home? Don’t forget to decorate with area rugs to complete the look of your space!

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5 Things You Need To Do After a Flood

5 Things You Need To Do After a Flood

A flood is a dreadful event, which could leave your property in complete disarray. House floods are known to cause a lot of damage including destroying furniture, household features, personal items, and more. In the aftermath of such an event, as you can imagine, there is significant work that has to be done. Read on to learn about the five most important things you should never fail to do after going through a house flood!

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5 Color Schemes to Test in Your New Bathroom

5 Color Schemes to Test in Your New Bathroom

Choosing the right color for your bathroom can be quite a task. There are many options out there, and each direction could give a whole new vibe to your bathroom. The color of the bathroom walls and accessories can provide a sense of openness and space, or conversely, it can make your bathroom look classy and minimalistic. Read on to learn more about a few color ideas you may want to try.

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What are the Pros and Cons of Quartz Countertops?

What are the Pros and Cons of Quartz Countertops?

Available in nearly every color and style, quartz countertops are a modern and stylish addition to a kitchen. Like many other things in life, there are pros and cons to quartz countertops that homeowners should weigh before installing them.

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5 Ways to Help Keep Water Out of Your Basement

5 Ways to Help Keep Water Out of Your Basement

Basements and house foundations are often susceptible to water leakage issues. Most basement water proofing solutions are implemented "after the fact". While a drainage system in your basement is great, it's not preventative. Read on to learn more about five effective ways to waterproof the area around your home and potentially prevent major damage!

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Installing a New Roof? Here's How to Prepare For The Installation

Installing a New Roof? Here's How to Prepare For The Installation

Installing a new roof could be quite a time-consuming process. There is not a single end-all approach to roof installation, as everything might depend on a wide variety of factors. For instance, your location, your property, the materials used and the type of roof are some of the areas that will influence the installation procedure. Keep reading to learn more about five tips you should consider when a new roof is being installed in your home!

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Trending: Horizontal Wood Paneling (Shiplap, Beadboard & V-Groove)

Trending: Horizontal Wood Paneling (Shiplap, Beadboard & V-Groove)

The trending styles of paneling or cladding are rediscoveries of older styles. With a simple design that uses real wood, shiplap, beadboard, and V-groove, old styles are experiencing a renaissance for good reason.