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If you're thinking of skipping that dreaded chore of leaf raking this fall - forget it!  There are several reasons you need to rake up fallen leaves. 

Here are just a few:

  • Fallen leaves will deprive your grass of crucial sunlight during the fall months.
  • Leaves can also accumulate and...

An exterior lighting design helps complete your landscaping project. After investing time, money and creativity in your home's exterior detailing and landscaping, don't forget to turn on the lights.

A well-designed exterior lighting design enhances a home's best assets, adds drama, and keeps...


If you think a few leaves and twigs in your gutters are harmless, think again. Regular gutter cleaning is the single most important key to avoiding major and expensive home repairs.

Gutters perform one duty: controlling the water around your home. If debris keeps gutters from doing their...

Hurricane Protection for Your Home

If you live in a hurricane-prone zone, here are ten hurricane protection tips to help you stay safe and prevent hurricane damage.

Secure Windows:  If you live along the coast, homemade plywood or professionally built shutters are a must when storms are imminent.  Buy ½ inch plywood stamped...

Cheap Home Improvements: More Affordable Home Upgrades

In an uncertain housing market, dropping big bucks on complex home improvement projects isn’t always the way to go.  However, with a little DIY know-how and a conservative amount of cash, there is a lot you can do to enhance both the value and enjoyment of your home.

Here are seven cheap...

Utility Trailer

If you've got a lot of hauling to do but not much room to store a trailer between runs, hitch up to Lifetime Products' Fold-Up Utility Trailer.

Compacting from full size to a mere 29 inches wide in less than 90 seconds, Lifetime's Fold-Up Utility Trailer features a clever folding design that...