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How To Make A Home In A Rustic North Carolina Cabin

If you’re looking to get away from it all or need a scenic spot to settle after retirement, a log cabin out in nature may be the perfect option for you. Cabins in the woods are not just for hermits anymore, in fact, being outside can benefit your mental health and wellness. If life in a rustic cabin in North Carolina sounds like the solution to all your problems, read on to find out how to make your home in the great outdoors the best it can be.

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Breathing Life Back into Your House

When you leave the house every day, there’s no telling what you’re going to encounter outside. Sometimes, this means you need to change things up and create a new aura at home. It could mean getting rid of the old and introducing some new items and themes. Think about what would make your home a comfort zone for you and what it would require you to do practically. Here are ways that you can breathe life back into your house on that note.

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Being A Handy Dad – Protecting Your Home And Your Family with DIY

Fatherhood is incredibly rewarding. The responsibilities that come with fatherhood can be intimidating, and at times very challenging. Some of those responsibilities can give you a sense of pride and achievement such as, raising children and giving them a safe and stable home to flourish in.

Though your children will often be the focus of your fathering, it is important to remember to maintain your home and make sure it is a safe and secure environment for your children to live. and any father can do a good job repairing things at home or even making new home improvements .Here are some simple steps to take and things to think about if you are approaching a home repair or improvement, even if you have never put a tool belt on before.

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Home Remodeling Projects That Pay You Back the Most

A completed renovation can make any homeowner feel better about their home space. Sure, your family can enjoy the renovation benefits, but more importantly, a well-planned update can add significant value to your home. Here are five remodeling projects with the highest return on investment (ROI) according to the 2019 Cost vs Value Report. 

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Out With The Old - 5 Household Items That Technology Is Making Obsolete

Advancements in technology happen all the time. Many of these older technologies went by the wayside a long time ago, so let’s take a walk down memory lane and revisit a few of them, shall we? While many of you will remember these gadgets, those of you in the younger generation are likely to not even know what they are. Here are five household items that are now virtually obsolete in the home:

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Keeping A Healthy Household: A Guide

Your household is your safe place, your comfort zone and your family starts and grows here, so the habits and routines need to be positive to set your children on the right path in the future. From the food we eat and how much we exercise to how we care for ourselves emotionally and mentally, it takes a conscious and sustained effort to create a healthy household. To help you get started, here some of the most important foundations on which you can build and maintain a healthy household.

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5 Most Common Roofing Repairs

No matter how good your roof is, problems are inevitably going to creep up from time to time. But the key is to address these problems as soon as possible, so small issues don’t become much larger and more expensive ones. Many roof repairs are not that big of a deal and can be extremely affordable, if caught and dealt with in a timely manner. Here are some of the more common roofing repairs.

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Everything You Need For The Perfect Mancave

Organizing the perfect male corner of the house is one of the more fun and easy projects to undertake, and is certainly rewarding. There are plenty of interesting opportunities, ranging from the place, whether it’s in basement, an outbuilding or just a spare room, and ending with a choice of different gadgets and toys. How will your mancave reflect your personality and individuality?

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The Garden Clean Up: Tips For Cleaning Out The Garden For Winter

If your garden was in good shape during the warm months this year, you still want to make sure that it stays in great shape for the next spring and summer season. That means you have to make an effort to clean your fall garden effectively so you can enjoy your garden when the nice weather rolls around next spring.

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Biggest Moving Mistakes You Must Avoid

In most cases, moving can be a scary idea. Without adequate preparation, you’ll probably get lost in all the turmoil that may happen during the whole process. So, read on to learn about the common mistakes in moving that you should be wary of from the very beginning.

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Improving The Inside And Outside Of Your Home

Your home is an investment. If you don’t respect that reality, you’re not going to see it mature as it could. Regardless, following are three strategies to help you ensure your home remains in a state of improvement both internally and externally.

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3 Ways to Make Your Small Kitchen Look Bigger

One of the most common complaints among homeowners is that their kitchen is too small for their households. After all, it needs to store food, dishes, and appliances while having enough room to cook. We’ve all experienced those kitchens which feel cramped and are difficult to make room in. Kitchens are the centerpiece of a house and luckily with a few tricks can feel much bigger than it actually is.

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How to Pack and Move Furniture

Moving into a new apartment can be exciting. However, packaging is the most laborious task when it comes to relocation. Moving furniture to a new house requires diligence and patience. Right packaging techniques can help you to relocate your furniture without the risk of damage.  Here are some tips that can guide you on packing and moving furniture when you are relocating.

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Freelancing is a Good Source to Start your Online Business

Our era of technology changes the whole concept of ‘education equals stable revenue’. In fact, a student or a housewife can raise an impressive sum of money just using their laptops. With an online job market, we depend less from such factors as our age, experience, location, credentials, special skills or training. The thing is that having enough desire to learn, you can discover ways to raise money online and even start your first business

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How To Use A Food Waste Disposal

A food disposal, also referred to as garbage disposal unit is a machine that is designed to be used to shred the food wastes into small pieces for ease disposal. This also helps to avoid clogging the pipe when the food is swiped through by the water. Such machine required to be taken care of and kept clean to prevent bad odor and plugging as well which mostly occur from the waste food.

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6 Genius kitchen appliance cleaning hacks

While spending time in the kitchen to cook a nice meal may be an enjoyable and rewarding activity, the same can’t be said for the post dinner clean-up. Especially when it comes to cleaning appliances, who frankly has the time? If you can think of better things to do than degreasing an oven and life’s too short to spend hours scrubbing your kitchen with an old toothbrush, you need quick fix results. Unfortunately, you can’t dispense with cleaning your appliances altogether, mainly because, well, germs.

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Create your own dream kitchen

We have all been there, wanting so desperately to improve our kitchen and create a Pinterest worthy kitchen that is the envy of all your friends and family. If you have big dreams it can be frustrating when your budget doesn’t stretch far enough for you to achieve that dream look. However, do not fret - simply plastics have come up with some ingenious ways you can get that dream kitchen without a hefty price tag to follow.  

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Garage Door Maintenance Steps You Can Do On Your Own

Taking care of your garage door can be a daunting task even for the most DIY-loving dads. A lot of people think they can get a new garage door, keep using it and not have to worry about maintenance. However, this attitude can very well cost them their new garage door. You have to at least know how to lube the door, how to tighten loose bolts, adjust the sensors and set the motor. These are the basics of garage door maintenance, and if you don’t know what these mean you can find the answer in this article.

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Top Reasons To Paint Your Home In The Spring

If you’re looking for a way to give your old house a new shine, there’s no better way to do that than painting it. But coating the exterior in a new layer of paint has numerous other benefits, including fixing any water damage your home might have sustained during the winter..

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Why It’s Important To Teach Your Child About Being Green

As a human race, we haven’t exactly been the best guests on planet earth from time to time. As climate change and global pollution levels increase, it’s our responsibility as residents of the earth to slow and eventually reverse the effects of our destructive behaviour. To do this, we begin at home. 

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