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Decorating and Design

Building your own bookcase is a fairly easy process. Bookcases are a great way to display your personal library. Bookcases are also a terrific storage option. When building your own bookcase, just remember to keep the shelf length at 32 to 36 inches. For the best bookcase support and a clean...

Recipes for Natural Cleaning Products

When your house calls for cleaning but your cleanser cabinet is bare, there’s no need to run out for more store-bought cleaning products. A search through your kitchen cupboards will turn up plenty of natural cleaning products to keep your house clean without damaging the environment.

Banana...
Electric

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...

Kitchen Remodeling

Home improvement endeavors involve all kinds of choices, from structure to technique to colors and textures. It might seem overwhelming to add one more consideration to the list, but the impact your project will have on air quality isn’t one to breeze over. Today’s well-sealed structures can end...

Faux finishing

Whether you have an existing piece of furniture or a great salvage store find, this trick can help you can instantly give it new life.  Choose a table, desk, or sideboard that has very classical styling and paint it a very unexpected color, like bright pink, turquoise, or deep purple.  You'll...

Landscaping

May is here, and as spring weather streaks to the finish line, you have one wonderful month left to get your home improvement to-do projects complete before the summer heat sets in. Here is where to begin your May weekend projects.

Weekend #1: Honor Mom with home improvement. Mother's Day is...