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When it’s Time to Raise the Roof

Ignoring something painful or expensive and putting it out of your mind may make you feel better initially, but that doesn’t make it go away. For example, not thinking about a credit card bill doesn’t make it disappear (in fact you’ll...

Warning: Your House is your largest Ash Tray

Your House is your Largest Ashtray

There has been extensive research over the years on tobacco products and the harmful chemicals found in them: arsenic, ammonia, tar, and nicotine to name just a few. The number of cigarette smokers has dropped significantly as research reveals...

Make your Hpme a Baby Safe Zone

Make your Home a Baby Safe Zone

They always say “the tiniest feet make the largest footprints in our hearts.” Though it’s true, babies also give you a run for your money, and of course, your sanity, as you constantly have to stay alert for potential dangers and hazards...

Your American Dream Not Up in SMoke: Fire Prevention Day

Your American Dream NOT Up in Smoke

House fires are accidental, unpredictable, and deadly. They spread fast, and heat and smoke can be just as dangerous as the flames. However, unlike most disasters, fires can be prevented. In honor of National Fire Prevention Day and Week, print...

Put the Neighbor in Neighborly

There are many different types of neighbors: the tattletales, gossipers, one-uppers, eavesdroppers, yard addicts, party animals, and most importantly, the good neighbors. Believe it or not, the human being living next door, irritating or not...

She Said She Wants a She Shed

She Said She Wants a She Shed

Man caves are yesterday’s news. Ladies, now it’s your turn to claim a space that celebrates you—it’s a She Shed! A She Shed is a small space dedicated to yours truly: mom, wife, roommate, or YOU. Relax, read, scrapbook, or watch...

4 Common Mortgage Misconceptions

4 Common Mortgage Misconceptions

It’s a fact that the mortgage industry is complex and ever-changing, so it’s no surprise that there are many misconceptions. Instead of sifting through a sea of information online to get the answers to all of your common questions, check...

Remodeling ROI: Getting Paid Back

Remodeling ROI: Getting Paid Back

TV shows often portray remodeling in a glamorized way. In the long run, will all projects give you the most bang for your buck? We might base our remodeling decisions on desire rather than the overall return of the investment (ROI). Here’s...

Ready or Not, Here They Come

Ready or Not, Here They Come

The term “Millennial” seems to be the topic of conversation lately, and frankly, we have to get used to it. Millennials are about to be more than just a buzzword. This massive generation of approximately 80 million is about to take over the...

Keep Your Ducks in a Row

Keep Your Ducks in a Row

If you’re ready or thinking about taking the plunge into home ownership, it’s crucial that you’re 100% prepared. Keeping your ducks in a row will set you up for smooth sailing when you’re on the hunt. Here’s what you can do to prepare...

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