How Solar Garden Lights Can Light Your Path

Have you ever woken up to find that the yard lights had been on all night? You must know by now that incandescent lights, especially bright outdoor lights, consume a good amount of energy. Forgetting to turn them off a few days in a row will cause a significant increase in the electricity bill. Now, […]

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Secret Storage Areas to Save Space

There’s no shame in living in a small house. With a little bit of creativity, a lot of things can be done to maximize storage space in tiny homes. In every home, secret storage spaces lie in plain sight. Our eyes fail to notice them because we are so used to the view. Here’s a […]

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Converting Your Garage into a Workshop

The garage is one of the most promising rooms in the house. If you were smart enough to build a garage that is bigger than what you need for parked cars and storage, you can put your garage to use for other purposes as well. A garage is unofficially a storage room, but it can be […]

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Create Unique Homes with Interesting Lighting

When it comes to lighting design, various types are out there for different parts of the home or office. You can beautify your home by installing different types of lights in different areas of your house. If you are a DIYer, experiment with different types of lights before taking your pick. Most prominent lighting types […]

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Make Outdoor Living Fun With Interesting Patio Designs

Want a share of the warm sunlight that reaches your outdoor space? If there’s space that you can convert into a patio and enjoy the sun without suffering the sweltering heat, then why not? Take a little time off, sit down and check out these interesting patio ideas. No? OK. Let’s see if these can […]

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How to Turn Your Shed into a Mini Summer House

Throughout winter, we are very dependent on artificially created heat. Our doors and windows mostly remain shut to save us from the dreaded draft. This set-up does keep us warm and comfortable, but we tend to lose the connection with nature. Come summer and you are ready to re-embrace Mother Nature. With the spring blooms, […]

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Stylish Patio Design Ideas With Fireplace From Brick

There are a number of stylish patio design ideas, but start including an outdoor fireplace into such plans and you’ll have even more stylish possibilities. The idea of an outdoor living space eliminates most restrictions placed on your interior of your home, so ideas for your outdoor patio could include anything from a cozy fire […]

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4th of July Backyard Landscaping Ideas

With 4th of July just around the corner, is your garden ready to welcome the celebrated Independence Day? While flags will go up in several homes across the land, why don’t you do something a little different, a bit more dramatic? Let your garden reflect the glorious colors of the American flag. But it is […]

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How to Create a Functional Home Office Design

There is a good and a bad side to working from home. The good thing is that you do not have to bear the struggles of a daily commute, fighting the office hour’s rush. The bad thing is the distraction. When you are working from home, it is very difficult for others to resist the […]

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