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Understanding the Different Types of Ready Made Frames

Ready-made picture frames are just that - pre-built frames that can include glass, backing, hanging hardware and at times a mat. All you need do is insert your photograph or artwork.

  • 6 Jul 2017

Selecting a Towel Bar

When choosing a towel bar, form and function are the most important aspects that should be considered. Home owners want one that not only works very well, but also goes great with their décor. In fact, the hardware pieces like a towel bar should be considered the jewelry of the room.

  • 11 Jul 2017

Travel Tips for Vacationing with Babies

We all love to take time to get away from the stresses of life to enjoy a vacation. Many people think that if they have a baby or very young children, they can no longer take a vacation. Traveling with babies can be made much easier by planning and implementing measures that will make your vacation fun and relaxing.

  • 7 Jul 2017
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    How to De-clutter Your Home and Work Space

    Most of us are aware of the concept of 'de-cluttering' our homes and offices. Many people conduct yearly spring cleaning sessions to get rid of items they either have no use for, or which are too old or broken to use, while others try to clear their environment from clutter on an ongoing basis.

  •   24 Jul 2017   Posted By Ramiro R.   90 Favs   0 Comments

    Potatoes - The World's Preferred Vegetable

    Potatoes, undoubtedly win the crown for the world's most preferred vegetable. Whichever cuisine or whatever part of the world you are in, potatoes is one sure thing that you would find to eat. There are many people whom I have met who find it very difficult to adjust to the cuisine of a particular place while travelling.

  •   5 Jul 2017   Posted By Geoffrey H.   63 Favs   0 Comments

    General Approaches to Overcoming Insomnia

    Insomnia is a sleeping disorder characterized by an inability to sleep or to stay asleep for a reasonable period of time. Insomniacs cannot fall asleep and if they do, thy wake up a few minutes or an hour after they have fallen asleep. Some insomniacs manage to get some sleep but they do not feel relaxed in the morning.

    Insomnia can last for days, months or years.

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9 Jul 2017
Posted By Ernie N.

Convertible Sofas Can be Magical

For most of us convertible sofas convert into beds. These handy pieces of furniture are great for many people. If you do not have a spare room for guests, use the convertible sofa. If you live in a studio apartment, then a sofa bed may be perfect for you. If your kids like to have sleep overs, a sleeper sofa in the family room would be a great solution.
29 Jun 2017
Posted By Luther L.

Tips for How to Increase Your Home's Value

There are simple ways in which you can increase the value of your home. Whether you are planning to sell or would like to keep your home's value up, tackling some of the following tips will work to instantly add value and appeal to your home.Exterior1. Clean Up - If you have debris around your yard simply spend some time cleaning it up. A downed gutter or a piece of siding in your yard can really make your house look run-down. 2.
17 Jul 2017
Posted By Andres F.

Tips To Have Beautiful Smile

A sincere smile tells people that they are appreciated and loved when they come around you. It makes others feel at ease with you. It is also a powerful tool of intimate communication between great friends. You can get things done faster with a sweet smile on your face always. Insightfully, it is has been reported that smiling consistently, especially when things are not going well, can reduce your stress level.The value of smile is much more than we think. It cost nothing, but creates much.
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11 Jul 2017
Posted By Tyson O.

Apple Pie, Grandma, and an Outdoor Porch Swing

An outdoor porch swing is such a fundamental fixture in the American experience. I don't really know why for sure. Maybe it is because young romance can blossom there, or because it is the perfect place to sip on an ice cold lemonade and watch a lazy summer day go by. In fact, one of my earliest fond memories is from the mid 60's when I was four years old, eager and excited. I was sitting on the porch swing with my family watching the classic American parade go by.
3 Jul 2017
Posted By Joshua M.

Garden Finials - a Great Decorative Finishing Touch

Do you look around your outdoor living space and see that it is just crying for "something?" You're not sure what it is but the area just doesn't seem finished. There is actually a pretty easy way to finish your space and that is with beautiful garden finials. Use one for to make a decorative statement and for balance, you could use a pair. Garden finials are a beautiful way to add a finishing touch to your yard space and they can literally be used anywhere you like.
16 Jul 2017
Posted By Nettie F.

Glass Door Knobs - It's Time To Go Green With Them

We're in a world where every day we are being told to try and make a difference for the environment. We're inundated with information about the damage that is being done to the environment on so many levels, and being told we are the culprits. They say the only way to change things, is for all of us to make a change. You may be wondering what this has to do with home décor. It's about ways to make a smaller environmental impact, while still redecorating.
16 Jul 2017

DIY Sew/ No Sew Throw Pillows


10 Jul 2017

One Pan Creamy Mushroom Chicken

One pan creamy mushroom chicken is indescribably delicious. The chicken is creamy, juicy, and tender. The best part is, it's made using one pan and a few ...

3 Aug 2017

Review: Breville the Grind Control Coffee Maker

Marc and Morgan from wholelattelove.com review the Breville Grind Control Coffee Maker. Whether you're making a single cup or a whole carafe, the Grind ...

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