Naomi’s Way Renovation Brings Beauty & Hope to Those in Need

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Over the summer, Leslie and I had the opportunity to be part of a wonderful project to help those in need in a local community. We came along to document the journey as a major manufacturer and a major charity partnered to create a beautiful living space for families facing homelessness and other issues.   Read the full article…

5 Way To Get Your Yard Ready For Summer

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When it comes to your yard, a little preparation goes a long way. Taking care of your lawn now means healthy plants, weed-free lawns, and less yard work when summer arrives. From testing your soil to laying sod, we’ve compiled five easy ways to get your yard prepped so it will look great all summer Read the full article…

How To Replace An Outlet

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Whether cracked, dirty, or clogged with paint, all outlets eventually need to be replaced. Believe it or not, installing a new outlet is an easy, inexpensive job anyone can do in about 15 minutes. Here’s what you’ll need for this quick project: TOOLS & MATERIALS Non-Contact Voltage Tester Flat-Head Screwdriver Phillips-Head Screwdriver Wire Stripper Needle-Nose Read the full article…

How To Install A Dimmer Switch

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Dimmers are an excellent, inexpensive way to save energy while adding atmosphere to any room in your home. Installing one is something you can do with just a few tools in 15 to 30 minutes. Here’s what you’ll need to install a dimmer switch: TOOLS & MATERIALS Non-Contact Voltage Tester Phillips-Head Screwdriver Flat-Head Screwdriver Wire Read the full article…

How To Edge Garden Beds

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Garden edging provides a nice, polished look to your yard. It also makes it easier to trim around garden beds. Doing it yourself is a satisfying DIY project that will save money and give you a beautiful end result. Here’s what you’ll need for this intermediate-level task: TOOLS & MATERIALS Tape Measure Edging & Square-point Read the full article…

The Money Pit Guide to Insulation

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Adding home insulation is the single most cost-effective way to reduce home heating costs in winter, and cooling costs in summer. Insulation preserves comfort, controls moisture, and  improves your indoor environment. The Money Pit Guide to Insulation highlights the best insulation options to help you make the best choice for your home. Download the entire Read the full article…

5 DIY Tips for Wood Furniture Repair

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From scratches to stains, your prized coffee table or TV cabinet will eventually bear the scars of life. As a natural material, wood can be restored to its former glory. These furniture repair hacks will give your wooden items a whole new lease on life, from vintage and upcycled pieces to modern items. Before you Read the full article…