What Should You Know Before You Take Your Art In To Be Framed?

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Before you take your art into the framing shop, there are several determinations you should make about the art being framed, the location where the art is being hung and other factors. Knowing these things ahead of time can help you pick the right frame for your purposes and can also increase your satisfaction with your final product. What is the size of the space where the art will be hung?

14 February 2016

Furniture Ideas For Small Living Spaces

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If you live in a small home, apartment, or condominium, it can be difficult to find enough space for living and storage. When it comes to furniture, it can take up a lot of space in a room and make it feel smaller. If you're looking for new furniture for your small space, here are some ideas that will help you get the most out of your square footage. Shelving

19 January 2016

The Urbanite's Guide To Wood Stoves

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The average American homeowner spent over $600 to heat their home last winter. One way to slash your bill is install a wood stove in your home. Wood stoves allow you to burn a readily available resource, wood, to heat your home. Even if you don't live near a forest, you can likely find a wealth of wood in your local area. Here's a quick urbanite's guide to harvesting wood in urban areas:

22 December 2015

Automating Your Office Cleaning To Supplement Janitorial Services

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Cleaning is a task that many do not enjoy. If you own an office space and you would not like to have time taken away from your core business, there is a growing number of ways that you can automate your office cleaning. Various innovations can help supplement the janitorial services you should also hire. Vacuuming with Robots One of the most common cleaning tasks performed by robots is vacuuming. The task is very repetitive and robots can complete the task while moving in predictable patterns.

5 November 2015

Rooms In Bloom: How To Use Fresh Flowers To Enhance Every Room Of Your Home

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Whether you live in a tiny apartment in the city or in a spacious home in the country, fresh flowers can add charm and beauty to your home. Fresh flowers are also versatile and will fit in perfectly with any type of home decor. Whether your home is decorated in a contemporary theme or a traditional design, a vase of fresh-cut flowers can bring a room to life. Their subtle scents also make them a great choice when it comes to finding non-chemical options for adding fragrance to the home.

14 October 2015

Important Steps When Dealing With A Mouse

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Finding a mouse in your home is never something you want to experience. It can happen, though, and in order to deal with this situation, you can take these steps. Locate & Remove Feces Your first priority should be to locate and remove the feces. This is important because rodent droppings could be carrying all sorts of germs and diseases, which could cause you and your family to get sick.

22 September 2015

Repurposing Old Wood Blinds Into A Trendy Picture Frame

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If you are in the market for a new set of wood blinds for your home, you may want to reconsider throwing away your old ones and reuse them by making fun picture frames to showcase photos around your home. Each picture frame will be an eye-catching display piece in your home and will be sure to have guests asking where you had purchased them. You will be delighted in sharing the fact you made them on your own.

22 August 2015

Need A Place To Jam With Your Band? Try A Storage Unit

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Playing music in a band can be a great way to express your creativity and spend some time with your friends. But, with a rock music crescendo measuring in at a whopping 150 decibels, your neighbors might not be as fond of your band as you and your bandmates are. If you are looking for a secluded place to practice, you might want to consider a storage unit. Here are three tips to help you negotiate a contract with your local storage unit company that will give your band a place to jam without interruption.

1 August 2015

Replace the Handle on Your Refrigerator Quickly and Easily

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Over time, the handle on your refrigerator door may become damaged in one way or another. Replacing the handle on a refrigerator door is actually quite easy to do. Use the following guide learn how to replace your damage door handle quickly and easily. Determine and Get the Part You Need Look inside of your refrigerator door for a small tag. The tag will have the make and model of your refrigerator.

7 July 2015

Different Types of Patio Covers To Shade Your Day

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Now that those warm days of summer have finally arrived, many homeowners enjoy spending their days relaxing on the patio. While the warmth of the sun may feel wonderful, it is important to protect yourself from the strong rays that could lead to an uncomfortable sunburn. If you plan to spend a lot of time out on your patio during the summer, you may want to consider using a patio cover.

17 June 2015