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Gardening With The Best Of Them

After I purchased my first home, I realized that I wanted to spend my spring and summer outside in my garden. After I prepared the soil, I headed to the garden center to buy a few seeds. Unfortunately, after all of my crops were planted, I didn't really know how to keep them alive. I seemed to be overwatering and under nurturing, which was a problem. I had to learn how to garden effectively, but it took a long time to figure everything out. This blog is all about gardening with the best of them, even if you are a novice. Check out this blog for tips that might help you to churn out an incredible crop.

Helpful Tips For Making River Stone Mosaic Tiles For Your Garden

23 May 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

Creating mosaic tiles from colorful river stones is a great project for your garden. River stones are naturally flatter and smoother than other types of stones, which makes them an excellent choice for making a mosaic tile that can be walked on. The project is fairly straightforward: use a mold for the mortar, arrange the stones in the mortar, and wait for the mortar to dry. However, there are a few risks if you don't do it correctly. Read More …

Wood Blinds And Window Toppers: The Fabulous Finishing Touch For A Transitional Style Kitchen

4 May 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

The hottest trend in kitchen design is transitional style – a delightful blend of contemporary and classic furnishings and fixtures. If you love the look of modern finishes like stainless steel, for example, but also adore the visual warmth of stained wood cabinets and richly colored tile floors, this style is for you. Unlike other traditional styles, transitional welcomes the mix of an old-fashioned farmhouse sink with sleek granite counters and funky, modern light fixtures. Read More …

Four Reasons To Get A Boundary Survey For New Home Purchases

26 April 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

Purchasing a new home and piece of land is an exciting event. But while most property lines are natural, in many neighborhoods it may be hard to tell the actual line of property ownership. One way to definitively understand how far your property is extended is with a boundary survey. This type of survey uses land records, maps, and indicators placed on the property to determine the exact boundaries of your home. Read More …

Four Ways To Get A Good Interest Rate On A Furnace Replacement Loan

24 February 2016
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It can cost anywhere between $2,257 and $5,510 to replace a broken-down furnace. Unless you have the cash saved, chances are pretty good you will be taking out a loan to purchase the appliance. If you're not careful, though, you may end up paying a high interest rate on the loan that significantly increases the total cost of the appliance. To help you save money, here are three ways you can get the interest rate you are charged on a personal loan for a replacement furnace as low as possible. Read More …

Hardwood Floors And Fleas: What You Need To Know

17 February 2016
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Fleas are a common problem in American households with dogs and cats, as these furry members of the family inadvertently bring these bloodsucking pests into the house. While carpets, bedding and upholstery offer an attractive home for a flea, it's important to note that hardwood floors can also harbor these bugs. Find out how fleas can live on hardwood floors, and learn more about the steps you can take to have pest-free flooring. Read More …