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How to Keep Your Home Cool When the Next Heatwave Hits

How to Keep Your Home Cool When the Next Heatwave Hits

How to Keep Your Home Cool When the Next Heatwave Hits

If you want to keep your home super cool in summer or if you want to try and do everything you can to keep your home nice and aerated then there are a couple of things that you can do. Take a look below to try and get some helpful hints and tips below. Close All of Your Windows This may sound incredibly counterintuitive, but if you keep your windows open on very hot days then this can actually make the whole thing worse. If it is hotter outside than it is in your home then this will really heat

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6 Ways You Can Get the Most Value Out of Your Remodeling Project

6 Ways You Can Get the Most Value Out of Your Remodeling Project

If you own a home, it’s important to constantly be on the lookout for projects that can help your property maintain or increase its value. Even if you aren’t planning on moving anytime soon, keeping up with routine maintenance and embarking on a few updates every so often can help you get the most out of your investment. Some projects are incredibly inexpensive but add serious value to your home. Here are six easy ways you can get the most for your money when doing a home improvement project. 1. Add Some Landscaping One of the easiest projects you can

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And Breathe! How To Turn Your Home Into A Haven

And Breathe! How To Turn Your Home Into A Haven

We’ve all been there. It’s been a long day, and all you want to do is get home, chill out and switch off. They say there’s no place like home. For many of us, this old adage rings true, but not everyone is fortunate enough to have an oasis of calm to retreat to after a busy day. If your house is more hectic than heavenly, here are some ways to turn your home into a haven. Color Did you know that colors can have a significant impact on your mood? If somebody showed you a series of flashcards with

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Moving Home When You’re Too Damn Busy!

Moving Home When You’re Too Damn Busy!

Flickr We all know that moving house is one of the most stressful things anybody can undertake, but when life is so busy, that you are trying to cram the big move into a strict one day period, this can be where things get interesting! Being a busy parent can mean that there’s no time to do anything, especially if you work, which means a lot of late night packing sessions, meaning that you are drained when it comes to the day itself. So, when it comes to moving home when you’re just too damn busy, what’s the best way

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DIY Cold Sensor, BlindSpotz #Giveaway

DIY Cold Sensor, BlindSpotz #Giveaway

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Review Wire Media for BlindSpotz. The older our home becomes, the draftier it seems to be.  Or maybe I just feel the drafts more because my body is aging and my skin is thinner.  Whatever the problem is, I’m feeling drafts around my windows and doors and other areas in my home.  And I don’t even want to get started on my crazy high electric bill. However, like a lot of you, I’m on a budget. I don’t want the expense of having every inch of my home reinsulated

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