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Things to Keep in Mind Before Buying a Fixer-Upper

If you are thinking of buying a fixer-upper, there are many factors that you should consider before purchasing. While you can save money and craft your dream home by rescuing a neglected beauty, unexpected costs can pile up quickly. With careful planning, budgeting, and inspecting, you can avoid falling into a money pit. Here are […]

How To Stay Cool Without Over-Running Your AC

Over-running your air conditioner can create a whole mess of problems. The first problem is your increased energy bill. Constantly running your air conditioner every day at a low temperature can make your bill skyrocket compared to the cooler months. It’s also not good for the environment to use that much energy. This can also […]

Top Five Forklift Brands

A forklift, according to dictionary.com, is “a small vehicle with two power-operated prongs at the front that can be slid under heavy loads and then raised for moving and stacking materials in warehouses, shipping depots, etc.”. These vehicles have a number of uses and come in multiple forms to complete different types of tasks. If […]

Heating Ideas for Your Rustic Cabin

Fall means hunting. And hunting means it is time to go to the cabin!  This is always an exciting time, whether you hunt bear, deer, or just partridge.  Fall also means the weather is changing and colder temperatures are on the way.  Many of hunters have cabins in very remote areas, with no electricity available.  […]

How to Restore Your Log Cabin

If you’re a log cabin owner, then you know how important it is to maintain and uphold the quality of the timber. If you’re looking to become a new log cabin owner, perhaps even restoring an old log cabin to look brand new, there are plenty of methods to restoring a log cabin. Whether your […]

How to Maintain Your Wood Siding

Wood Siding is one the most beautiful types of siding available, but it is also something that needs regular maintenance and care. There is a variety of options that you can undertake in order to ensure that your wood siding will last for decades. Here are some ways in which you can take great care […]

Eco-Friendly Tree House

Today, green energy has become something of a global phenomenon. Green energy, organic, go green and a whole modern dictionary of similar terms are all over major media and the Internet. It seems that more and more people are jumping on the “go green bandwagon.” Many people and organizations are going green by creating sustainable […]

What to Do with Old Wine Bottle Corks

You love a glass of wine every now and then. You are also a nature lover and you dutifully recycle empty wine bottles. But what to do with the corks? Normally, corks are just thrown out because without the vino, there’s no value to them. Let me change your mind and give you some ideas […]

Carpeting Trends Through the Years

Trends in fashion have a way of coming back, and the same is true of interior design. To catch a glimpse of the future of decorating, one only has to take a look into the past.  

How a Carbon Monoxide Detector Can Save Your Life

Every year 10,000 people in the United States are hospitalized due to carbon monoxide poisoning, about 15%, (or 1,500 people) die in the process. Carbon monoxide, the deadly gas created from partially burned fossil fuel such as heating oil, gasoline, natural gas or propane is called the “silent killer” because the victim never sees it […]

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