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3 Tips To Improve Your Garden's Soil Quality

Quality soil can make the difference between having and not having a successful garden. If your soil's quality is bad, the plants in the garden do not receive the nutrients that they need to survive. To improve the soil, there are several things you can do.  Use Charcoal Powder Activated charcoal powder can be beneficial to your garden's soil. One of the main benefits is that it can help to reduce the pesticides that naturally occur in your soil.   Read More...

Update Your Patio with Modern Style

Modern style can be a very attractive look for your patio. First, the clean, geometric lines speak to a sophisticated minimalism. What's more, modern decor complements a contemporary home. Such a style can also feel as soothing as it is simple. If it's time for a patio remodel, consider making it over with these contemporary design ideas. Choose a Subtle Palette For the interior of your home, it's possible to go bold with black and white or pop art colors.   Read More...

How To Refinish Kitchen Cabinets

You will be surprised how refinishing your kitchen cabinets can change the feel of the entire room. Just by changing the stain tint, you can make your cabinets look newer and match better. If you restain while also repainting the walls or updating the flooring, your room will look brand new. The job is actually fairly simple if you want to do it yourself to save some money. This article explains how to restain kitchen cabinets.   Read More...

Getting A Generator? Make Sure You Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Having an emergency generator can certainly come in handy when the power goes out. But, generators do come with certain risks. One of those is carbon monoxide poisoning. This gas is generated whenever fuels, including propane, natural gas, and gasoline, are burned. If you're not careful, your generator may exhaust carbon monoxide, or CO, into your home. Here's a look at how to keep this from happening. How do you prevent your generator from leaking CO into your home?   Read More...

Help Your Air Conditioner Run More Efficiently

If your air conditioner isn't running efficiently, then not only could you be experiencing poor performance from your unit, but you could also be paying more for your electricity bill each month. Instead of continuing to run your air conditioner in this condition, be sure that you improve its performance by taking advantage of the following: Maintain the Condenser Unit: Your condenser unit is a critical part when it comes to the performance of your air conditioner, which is why routine maintenance is a must.   Read More...