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Stained Glass Windows That Tell A Story

Stained Glass Windows That Tell A Story We’ve always appreciated windows for the world they show us on the outside but stained glass windows have been used throughout history to tell stories as self-contained works of art.  The use of stained glass windows goes all the way back to the...

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Life After Vertical Blinds: Internal Blinds

Life After Vertical Blinds: Internal Blinds  As if struggling to keep all the panels on the track and getting tangled up in strings wasn’t enough of a headache, your pets are wreaking havoc on your vertical blinds, leaving behind cracks and splits.  Meanwhile, over the years they lost their color...

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Storm Doors: Batten Down The Hatches This Winter

Storm Doors: Batten Down The Hatches This Winter The snow shifts and drifts, quickly building up on everything it touches. As the frigid gust of air rips through the neighborhood, tiny ice crystals flicker under the escaping sunlight, creating a mesmerizing spectacle. The air is filled with a flurry of snowflakes,...

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An Affordable Way to Create A Remarkable Home Entrance

Imagine opening your front door and being greeted by a warm and welcoming glow of natural light with an enticing glimpse of your beautiful landscape without compromising your privacy or security.  This week we’re going to show you how to make it real by adding a touch of style and...

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Big Style In A Small Outdoor Space

If you have a small outdoor space, you may be operating under the assumption that your design options are limited. But the truth is, that you can maximize limited square footage to transform your outdoor area into a cozy oasis that feels much roomier than it actually is.  Whether you...

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Outdoor Living: The Ultimate Summer Day

The Robinsons are enjoying a cool breezy summer day in their outdoor living space just when their friends, the Millers, and their Labradoodle, are arriving.  Arms full of potato salad, brats, and hamburger buns.  The joy in the air is palpable. Chris and Charlotte Robinson laugh as they see their...

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French Doors: A Stylish and Smart Option for Your Outdoor Space

You’ve created an outdoor space that you love and now you’re looking for design ideas to integrate and divide it from the interior. If that sounds like a contradiction, close your eyes and imagine how French Doors will allow you to do both.  Depending on the weather and your mood,...

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Zen Gardens: Create An Oasis of Tranquility in Your Outdoor Space This Summer

Zen Gardens: Create An Oasis of Tranquility in Your Outdoor Space This Summer  As we struggle to find balance in our careers and family life, there is a growing desire to create beautiful retreats in our homes where we can escape stress in a peaceful environment.  That’s why Zen Gardens...

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How Most Intruders Break Into Your House And What You Can Do To Prevent It

Sabrina was enjoying a great conversation over lunch with her best friend. After a couple of hours, Sabrina returned home to discover that intruders had broken into her home and stolen cherished and irreplaceable items. She was infuriated at the criminals who invaded her personal space and left her home...

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How To Refresh Your Older House Without Breaking The Bank For Less Than $10,000

What’s the one home improvement that can refresh your older house that you can do for less than $10,000 that provides a higher return on investment than a new bathroom or kitchen? Take a wild guess. It’s the first architectural design element your visitors see before they ring your doorbell. ...