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Bathroom Remodeling Ideas: From Small To Total Overhaul

Ready to give your bathroom a facelift, but can't decide what changes to make? From tubs to toilets to tile, the sky is the limit when it comes to bathroom renovations, even if budget is not. Whether you are planning some small do-it-yourself changes, or a major overhaul, here are some fresh ideas for bathroom remodeling that will help you build the smart, stylish, and functional bathroom of your dreams. Start living large Feeling crowded in a small bathroom? For … [Continue Reading...]

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Lumens, CFLs and LEDs: A light bulb guide for new regulations

You've probably been hearing the talk of federal light bulb regulations for years, but in January 2012, the talk will become reality, and these regulations will begin to take effect. While California residents began the transition in January 2011, the federally mandated phase-out of less efficient incandescent light bulbs begins with the 100-watt light bulb on Jan. 1, 2012, so now is the time for the rest of the country to make the switch to more efficient … [Continue Reading...]

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The beautiful truth of aging – 4 steps for a healthy and active mind

With age comes the inevitable anxiety of mental decline. A common misconception is brain health is predetermined and can't be changed - it's the "you're stuck with what you got" notion. But experts suggest brain health can be positively influenced throughout different stages in life. A recent state-by-state ranking, America's Brain Health Index, delivers data on how well Americans are successfully incorporating the four dimensions of brain health - diet and nutrition, … [Continue Reading...]

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How To Protect Your Greatest Asset – Your Home – From Subterranean Termites

When it comes to protecting your home's value, you have no control over some of the factors that influence real estate values, like nearby retail development or the job market in your area. You can, however, take control over one major factor in your home's value, its health and the health of your neighborhood - termites. Termites cause more than $2 billion in damage every year to homes in the United States, and statistics show that's likely more damage than what … [Continue Reading...]

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How to protect your landscaping during the snow season

You work hard on your lawn and landscaping during the spring and summer. Now it's fall, and time to get ready for winter. You know the drill - move houseplants indoors, make sure your plants are well-watered before the ground freezes, clean up the beds and remove annuals, cut back perennials, put down mulch. But when winter actually gets here, what can you do to keep your landscaping healthy and attractive when the wind is howling, the ground is frozen, and snow and … [Continue Reading...]

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Six Factors To Consider Before Installing A Gas Fireplace

  A gas fireplace can add ambiance and warmth to any room, and with the cold weather, you might be dreaming of adding one in your home. Because purchasing a fireplace is not something we do every day, … [Continue Reading...]

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How To Protect Your Greatest Asset – Your Home – From Subterranean Termites

When it comes to protecting your home's value, you have no control over some of the factors that influence real estate values, like nearby retail development or the job market in your area. You can, however, … [Continue Reading...]

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Keeping Families Healthy During Cold And Flu Season

        According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 35 to 50 million Americans come down with the flu during flu season, which typically lasts … [Continue Reading...]

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How to protect your landscaping during the snow season

You work hard on your lawn and landscaping during the spring and summer. Now it's fall, and time to get ready for winter. You know the drill - move houseplants indoors, make sure your plants are well-watered … [Continue Reading...]

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The beautiful truth of aging – 4 steps for a healthy and active mind

With age comes the inevitable anxiety of mental decline. A common misconception is brain health is predetermined and can't be changed - it's the "you're stuck with what you got" notion. But experts suggest … [Continue Reading...]

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Is your family as safe as it could be from a household fire?

Did you ever wonder what would happen to your family if a fire started in the house? Would everyone be able to get out in time? Would they know what to do and where to go as soon as they smelled smoke? The … [Continue Reading...]

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How smart shopping can help transform your lifestyle

Eating right and exercising is something we all know we should do, but the follow-through can be harder than we think. You don't need to take part in an expensive or radical health program to improve your life. … [Continue Reading...]