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Best Summer-Flowering Bulbs To Plant In The Spring

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Although planting flower bulbs is most often associated with the fall, there are dozens of vibrant flowers that grow from bulbs planted in the spring, usually after the last frost in your area. If you didn’t get around to planting bulbs last fall or if you’d like to continue the spring riot of color on through summer, there are plenty of summer bulbs to try. 1. Cannas. These tall, broad-leafed plants produce vibrant pink, red, orange and yellow flowers on tall stalks from mid-July through September. Though sometimes called...

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Tips For Creating Cohesion Between Patios And Gardens

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You probably want some distinction between your patio and garden. However, cohesion between the two spaces increases your enjoyment of both. If the lines between outdoor living space and garden are blurred, it’s almost as if you’re extending the living space into the garden. Creating cohesion between your patio and garden not only blends the two spaces, the plants add beauty and privacy. Include Built-in Planters As you plan your patio design, include planters built right in. Space them around the patio, and plant them with...

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Furnish Your First Apartment For Cheap: Three Places To Find Inexpensive Furniture

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You have just signed the lease on your first apartment and you can’t wait to move in. However, your excitement is curtailed and quickly turns to nervousness when you start thinking about all of the expenses that come along with your new digs. The money you need for rent and utilities doesn’t leave much in your budget for furnishings, but you don’t want to sit on milk crates and eat on top of cardboard boxes. Stop fretting. With a frugal mindset, you can furnish your first apartment, making it look great and feel like home....

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Tips For Getting The Firm Mattress Of Your Dreams

Posted by on Jan 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Shopping for new mattresses can be quite an experience for some people. This type of purchase is considered as a long-term investment, which is why it makes sense to ensure that you choose the correct type of mattress. There are a number of things you will need to take into consideration when finding the correct mattress, and no matter what, you need to attempt to try before you buy. You can do this by visiting a mattress store.  Pillow Top Mattresses This is a cushioned material that lies over mattresses. Thicker options are ideal for...

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Tips For Organizing Your Storage Unit

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Renting a storage unit is a great way to hold on to all of those items that you only use occasionally without allowing them to clutter your home. Unfortunately, retrieving your items from a storage unit can be time consuming and labor intensive if you do not take the time to organize your unit from the start. Thankfully, the tips below can help you to effectively organize your unit so that finding the items you need becomes a piece of cake. Color Code Your Box Labels Stopping to read each and every label on each and every box can easily take...

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Repair Or Replacement: Four Things You Should Know About Your Old Septic System

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you have an older home, the septic system may need to have repairs done to it from time to time.  Sometimes, these repairs can be too much, and you may need to have part or all of your septic system replaced. It can be hard to decide what the best solution is, but there are some benefits to having your septic system replaced. Here are four things that you will want to consider when repairing or replacing the septic system in your home: 1. Replacing The Field Line In Older Systems The field line for your septic system is where the...

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