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Granite Worktops – Gives a beauty to your Kitchen

By: Jason Colling

Granite worktops have become the kitchen worktop of everybody’s choice. They are very hard wearing, heat resistant, and can be cut into any shape desired and look absolutely stunning. Nowadays granite worktops are being used in various places like home or offices, but the most commonly used is for k…

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Tags: Decor

Putting PASSION Back Into Home Decorating

By: Veronyka Lau

For most people, they can count the times they redecorate their homes in a lifetime on one hand. It’s a shame because this is not because they don’t have great ideas about how they want their homes to be, but that the thought of redecorating brings the following obstacles to mind: Where to put up if…

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Tags: Decor

Windows Last Decor Priority When Canadians Move

By: News Canada

(NC)-Selecting window dressings is usually the last thing on many new homeowners to do lists once they move into their homes. Other, “more important” decor priorities are dealt with first while blankets and sheets usually suffice to achieve a semblance of privacy for the first few weeks. It doesn’t…

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Tags: Decor

From The Science Desk

By: News Canada

Q: How should pesticides (for home use) be stored? What is the shelf life? A:┬áPesticides should be stored in a secure, well-ventilated area, preferably locked in a safe cupboard, garage or garden shed. Most pest control products can be stored for extended periods at temperatures above freezing. Chec…

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Tags: Garden, Safety

Decorating Tips: How To Make Windows The Focal Point Of Your Decor

By: News Canada

(NC)-Windows are such an important part of any room, that it’s amazing the number of times we ignore their many possibilities for creating or complementing a room’s entire mood and theme. They are the source of light, air and sunshine, which are direct and integral sources of our feelings of comfort…

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The Debate Around Controlling Pests In Our Gardens

By: News Canada

(NC)-An important hobby for many Canadians, and one that is increasing in popularity is gardening. “I have a firm belief that the gardening industry is getting bigger,” says Mark Cullen, President of Weall and Cullen Garden Centres. Mark is well known across the country for his gardening expertise a…

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Tags: Garden

25 Tips and Tricks for an Organized Move

By: Maria Gracia

Worried because you’re moving soon? This really doesn’t have to be a stressful, chaotic time. Here are some tips to help you achieve a successful, organized move. 1. USE A MOVING CHECKLIST. Make yourself a moving checklist outlining everything that needs to be done before, and after, your move. 2. L…

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Tags: Moving, Tips

Washing Window Tricks

By: Valerie Garner

Have you ever wondered how those professional window washers move so fast with the squeegee, and the windows turn out perfect? Well, there really are some tricks to it that are simple to learn, and once you do, dare I say it, you may even enjoy washing windows. It is possible! The first trick is to…

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Tags: Budget, Tips

Funky, Fun Garden Plants

By: Valerie Garner

I have a love for funky, fun and unique garden plants. Here’s one to try. It’s called Sea Holly, and it’s actually in the thistle family. Sea Holly is a perennial garden plant, which means you plant it once and it comes up year after year, somewhat depending on your climate. This plant never did fai…

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Tags: Garden

Tips For A Pleasant Smelling Home

By: Liz Palmer

If you’re anything like me and the scent of something pleasant can instantly lift your mood, then a house that is pleasant smelling will be a constant lift-booster. Here are some ways to do it. 1. As far as possible, keep unpleasant smells away from the house or at least away from the main living ar…

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Tags: Decor
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