4 Tips For Protecting Granite Countertops From Kids

Posted on: 28 May 2015
When you live with children, you tend to make decisions based on what will be best for their needs, safety, and potential destructiveness. Your kids should certainly be kept in mind when you are choosing materials for a bathroom or kitchen remodel, particularly the material for one of the most noticeable and functional parts of the room: your countertops. It is absolutely possible to have both children and beautiful countertops under one roof; the trick is finding a kid-friendly material.
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How To Extend The Life Of Your Appliances

Posted on: 5 May 2015
If you feel like your appliances break a lot sooner than what you would expect, it can be very frustrating. Large and small appliances are not cheap, so it makes sense that you want to try to extend their life as much as you can. Here are some simple ways to do that. Refrigerator There are a variety of different things that can cause your refrigerator to break prematurely. This includes opening and closing the doors too often, closing them too hard or too tightly, or not getting repairs done as soon as you notice a problem.
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3 Great Reasons To Get Customized Window Shades

Posted on: 17 April 2015
When trying to determine what type of coverings to put on your windows, you should definitely consider using window shades in some of the rooms in your home. Window shades are solid pieces of fabric that cover your entire window, and have slats located inside of them so that they can be opened and closed. Window shades not only look great, but they are also just as functional as any other type of window covering, if not more.
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Housewarming Gifts For A Minimalist Household

Posted on: 31 March 2015
Modern gift giving is slowly changing. Experts are realizing that people tend to enjoy gifts that are selected from a wish list or cash rather than expensive, surprise gifts. Even though gift givers know that their gifts will be appreciated more if it is something the recipient wants, people still have a difficult time letting go of the tradition of shopping for the perfect surprise. Matters are complicated even more if you are shopping for a friend or family member who has embraced a minimalist lifestyle.
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