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Upcycle an Old Bookcase into a Bar Cart
Posted on 10/13/2019
Upcycle an Old Bookcase into a Bar Cart
Time to expand your library? Repurpose your old bookcase and get to...
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How to Simplify and De-Clutter the Minimalist Way
Posted on 10/06/2019
How to Simplify and De-Clutter the Minimalist Way
It is one thing to organize your space, it's something completely different when you are also trying to create a minimalist lifestyle. Becoming a minimalist is not about finding all the right storage containers, matching bins, and lidded tubs. Instead, it is about removing the need for all those containers, drawers, and tubs in the first place. Making...
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Clear Out Old Condiments
Posted on 09/29/2019
Clear Out Old Condiments
Need fridge space for holiday cooking? Inventory seldom-used sauces and condiments to free up more...
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Common health Issues with Cats
Posted on 09/22/2019
Common health Issues with Cats
Cats are wonderful pets, but before you get one into your home, some illnesses are common to our little feline friends. Below are six common health issues to look out for: Cancer Just like humans, cats can have cancer too. In cats, the two common types of cancer are feline leukemia virus and lymphosarcoma. Lymphosarcoma is very deadly,...
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Is It Time to Downsize?
Posted on 09/15/2019
Is It Time to Downsize?
That time is coming if it is not already here. The kids are gone, and it is just the two of you—or, maybe there’s only one of you—and you feel like you’re rattling around the house like a couple of beans in a can. You’re tired of cleaning rooms that you never use. You’ve stopped visiting the basement,...
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Getting the Most out of Rugs
Posted on 09/08/2019
Getting the Most out of Rugs
Hardwoods, tile, and finished concrete make beautiful floor finishes, but to pull your look together, you want texture and the warmth a vintage rug brings. When buying a vintage carpet, here are a few things to which you should pay attention. Know where it goes Depending on where the placement, a rug can take a great deal of...
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Pro Checklist for Cabinet Enameling
Posted on 09/01/2019
Pro Checklist for Cabinet Enameling
Pro painter Nick Slavik takes you out into the field to give you a Master Class on kitchen cabinet...
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How to Build a New House With Old-House Charm
Posted on 08/25/2019
How to Build a New House With Old-House Charm
You don’t have to skip on the old-house charm if you are building a home today! Having the right house plan is key. We’ve partnered with The House Designers to bring you customizable, high-quality house plans that will help you build a character-filled new home. Welcome to your...
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5245 Manderston Drive, San Jose, CA 95138 has an Open House on  Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Posted on 08/20/2019
5245 Manderston Drive, San Jose, CA 95138 has an Open House on Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
SILVER CREEK VALLEY COUNTRY CLUB Hidden Treasure - Located on a private cul-de-sac - Shows like a model home! Golf Course Views! Light & bright open floor plan - kitchen flows into family room with easy outside access for indoor/outdoor entertaining - lots of windows with gorgeous nature views - wood floors - 3 spacious bedrooms - upstairs laundry room - Totally private backyard with creekside setting & golf course just beyond .... community parks nearby - Come live the country club lifestyle! A must...
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5245 Manderston Drive, San Jose, CA 95138 has an Open House on  Saturday, August 24, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Posted on 08/20/2019
5245 Manderston Drive, San Jose, CA 95138 has an Open House on Saturday, August 24, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
SILVER CREEK VALLEY COUNTRY CLUB Hidden Treasure - Located on a private cul-de-sac - Shows like a model home! Golf Course Views! Light & bright open floor plan - kitchen flows into family room with easy outside access for indoor/outdoor entertaining - lots of windows with gorgeous nature views - wood floors - 3 spacious bedrooms - upstairs laundry room - Totally private backyard with creekside setting & golf course just beyond .... community parks nearby - Come live the country club lifestyle! A must...
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1707 Edgewood Road, Redwood City, CA 94062 has an Open House on  Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Posted on 08/20/2019
1707 Edgewood Road, Redwood City, CA 94062 has an Open House on Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Minutes to Emerald & Country Club! Fantastic Emerald Hills location awaits as you drive down the secluded driveway & arrive at the end of the tranquil cul-de-sac located in serene natural setting-close to Edgewood Park. Light filled single story home, 2,000 sf, with 4 spacious bedrooms & 2 updated baths. Oversized lot 19,600 square feet. Living room/family room/great room opens to solar powered pool. 2-way Fireplace enhances both the formal dining room/living space. Eat-in kitchen w/pantry opens to cozy patio for summertime entertaining. Large 2 car Garage w/attached storage areas. Enjoy the exclusivity of this charming immaculate home or...
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Want the Bahama look?
Posted on 08/18/2019
Want the Bahama look?
Blissful breezes, palms sweeping the heavy air, waves rolling onto warm sand—whether you're looking to take a vacation or trying to create a relaxing space in your home, the islands’ siren song calls. Recreating the island look in your space can be an elaborate enterprise or a simple changeup. Either way, bringing the islands home adds character and...
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