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Big Green Egg Reviews

Why We Love The Big Green Egg Grill & Smoker If you are a grill enthusiast you’ve probably seen or at least heard of the Big Green Egg grill. The Big Green Egg has been around for over 30 years. It started as a clay grill modeled after the ancient Japanese Kamado cooker. The Big […]

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The Best Houseplants for Clean Air (Home or Office)

Home Air Filtration with Houseplants Did you know you can Improve Your Air Quality using Indoor House Plants to Clean and Filter the Air in your Home or Office? You don’t even need a green thumb to get the benefits from these easy to grow plants! Most of these plants are shade loving varieties that […]

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A Buyer’s Guide To Marble Countertops

All About Marble Countertops With such a prestigious history, it’s no wonder that marble in the modern home, usually used for flooring or countertops, is both prized and expensive. Its natural beauty, depth of pattern, and unique markings make it an elegant, luxurious choice for kitchen or bathroom counters. Marble is the result of the metamorphosis of […]

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What’s the difference between a swag, valance and other curtain “words” ?

Differences in curtains that are placed at the top of windows. Balloon Valances – A valance with a fabric sewn in a tubular form. The pocket can be stuffed with tissue paper etc. providing a pouf look.   Jabots – Narrow fabric sidepieces. Jabots can be tailored, pleated or ruffled. A valance between jabots can […]

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Essentials for Cleaning Your Gutters

Ugh! Time to clean the gutters! When fall weather arrives, homeowners with wooded properties dread the chore of cleaning their gutters. However, it is very important because the gutters need to be clear before winter so they can route all of the precipitation from the rainy season away from the home. To successfully complete the […]

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Landscaping with Red Lava Rock

Red lava rock is increasing in popularity for its multi-purpose functionality in many different types of garden and landscape design settings. It can be fun to explore all the various uses for red lava rock when planning out a new garden or landscape design. Lava rock has several properties which endear it to landscape design […]

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