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Bathroom Remodeling

Want a quick tip to keep tile flooring looking like new? Make a solution of white vinegar and water to wash your tile floor. The vinegar cleans and shines the tile floor without leaving streaks.

Plus, vinegar is half the cost of those expensive tile cleaners -- as well as being a safe,...

Basements

If you are thinking of putting in a new floor today, there is a wide array of new floor options with inspiring looks that range from genuine materials such as hardwood and ceramic to the great pretenders like laminate and vinyl.  Never underestimate the power of a new floor it helps set the...

Decorating and Design

Imagine a day when the basement can be an additional place of retreat and solitude from the busy world around you, and your family.  The basement does not have to be that dark and unwelcoming place that is damp and cold.  With today’s amazing advancements in flooring and home decorating, that...

Toilets

Are mysterious house noises making you think your home is haunted? If you hear squeaks and creaks, things that go bump in the night and knocking behind walls, your home is actually being plagued by normal household quirks gone a little awry. Here are house noises explained, with tips on how to...

Electric

 Floor squeaks break the cool night air. Gently rolling floors crest blindly under your favorite table creating a persistent wobble. Lights dim romantically each time the refrigerator comes on. Ahhhh...the pleasures of owning and maintaining and older house!

Those in the real estate business...

Electric Lighting

Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) are a smart, energy efficient way to illuminate your home, but due to the small amount of mercury they contain, they require special handling to be disposed of properly.  To keep you and your family safe and green, the EPA recommends you follow these tips...