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Make Your Own Haunted House Silhouettes

Even if you (like me) are too old for trick-or-treating, you can celebrate Halloween by decorating your house and lawn. Want to make your home the spookiest on the block? Try these DIY haunted house silhouettes to create an…

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The Genie Digital Summit Tour de Force

What happens when the most recognized brand in garage door openers decides to completely redesign their entire line to meet consumer concerns as well as update with the latest in technology? You end up in Baltic and Mt. Hope,…

Slim GFCI Outlets from Leviton

In an effort to save space in an electrical box and therefore make it easier for a do-it-yourselfer to navigate, the Slim Series SmartlockPro GFCI outlet from Leviton has reduced the depth of the GFCI outlet by roughly 25%…

How To Change Oscillating Multi-tool Attachments

The joy of oscillating multi-tools is that you’ve got about 20 tools in 1. Various attachments that allow you to cut, scrape, sand, grout and grind can be used on most oscillating tools. Changing out the attachments isn’t very…

Top 10 Virtual Room Planning Tools

Home design and decorating websites continue the race to build the ultimate virtual room designer. In choosing our top 10 we looked for ease of use, variety of design options, and how well the finished result helped design or…

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How to Soundproof a Room

Whether you play in a big house or a small apartment, it’s important to strike a balance between quiet and the sound of music. Here are a few tips to help.…

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Cheap Kitchen Countertop Design

Rustoleum has made it easy to transform the look of your kitchen countertops using their Countertop Transformations Kit. It's easy to apply and cheap to boot!…

Garage Safety Tips for National Safety Month

For homeowners, safety and accessibility are a main priority, particularly as it pertains to entry and exit points. Unfortunately, millions of homes are at risk, with 1 in 15 garages and 3 out of 4 gate systems lacking the…

Top 10 Allergies From Your Home (Infographic)

You may think with summer in full swing, seasonal allergies went out the door with the rains and flowers of spring. Oh no, dear friends, allergies are still alive and well and kicking the literal snot out of sinuses…

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Get Your Gourmet Grill On with Napoleon

Not long after Napoleon Grills released their list of Top Ten Grilling Cities in America (one of which being only an hour from where I live), they introduced three brand new, top-of-the-line grills: the Rogue 425, the Prestige PRO 665,…

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Valspar Launches New Paint Color Tool

We’ve all been there — seven odd paint chips in hand, the colors all ever so slightly different in shade, holding them up to a wall or a project and trying to discern the “perfect” color. You operate under…

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Living with Iris by Lowe’s

Home security is not about having the best locks or loudest alarms, but rather arming yourself with the most information about your home at all times.…

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DAYTONA Rising Project Is Complete

It's been three years in the making but the redesign and rebuild of Daytona International Speedway is finally complete and ready for it's unveiling at this weekends Daytona 500 NASCAR race.…

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2016 Kitchen Trends

Houzz shares the biggest kitchen trends that are shaping the most popular room in the home.…

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Fall Home Checklist

Early fall is the best time to evaluate the condition of your home and prepare for the coming winter months. Here’s a list of problems areas and what to do.…

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Smart Homes are Coveted by Home Buyers

When eyeing the purchase of a home, more buyers will expect smart home technology — connected lighting, temperature control, remote-access security, smart locks — to already be installed. …

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Get Smart with Your Pool

The iAquaLink 2.0 from Zodiac Pool Systems, is a resource that allows pool owners to have complete control of their pool and spa from an app on their smartphone.…

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June Oven

The June is a stand-alone computer based oven that thinks like a chef.…

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Summer Home Tour

Here's a quick peek at the interior and exterior of the Dahlhouse - We're ready for summer!…