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Creating a Pet-Friendly Palace

Creating a Pet-Friendly Palace

As much as you love your pets and work hard to make them part of the family, they’re also a big responsibility. Part of that responsibility includes setting up your home so it’s equal parts stylish (for you) and functional (for Fido). Show furry friends a little love, beyond the walks and snuggles, by making your home more pet friendly.

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7 Ways to Reduce Energy Bills During Summer Heat

7 Ways to Reduce Energy Bills During Summer Heat

With temperatures forecasted to run at least 2 degrees higher than historical averages across more than half the country, heat waves may lead to soaring air-conditioning bills this summer. Consider these smart, practical, cost-cutting tips for dialing down your energy bills.

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Keep Up with Kitchen Trends

Keep Up with Kitchen Trends

Kitchen upgrades are typically all about making practical updates to meet the needs of a family. The key to smart design is incorporating functional elements a family requires while striking a balance between style and trends that quickly become outdated. Before you dive into a kitchen project, consider these on-trend design recommendations.

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High-ROI Spring Home Projects

High-ROI Spring Home Projects

Whether you’re looking to add value for potential sale or simply create a more comfortable living space, you can make the most of the season and breathe new life into your home with projects like these that provide a high return on investment.

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Get Ready to Grill: Choosing the right outdoor cooking solution for your needs

Get Ready to Grill: Choosing the right outdoor cooking solution for your needs

Because firing up the grill can make prepping meals quick and easy, it allows you to spend more time with friends and family rather than missing out on the sunshine while stuck in the kitchen. Whether you’re a first-time griller or consider yourself a master of the grates, there’s a grill available to meet your skill level and needs, such as these options that provide flexibility for small-to-midsize backyard spaces – as well as a large built-in model for custom outdoor kitchens – and a variety of features and function to make the most of your warm weather gatherings.

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Use Your Mudroom for Less Household Mess

Use Your Mudroom for Less Household Mess

Often positioned near the primary point of entry, mudrooms are a popular addition to many family homes. These organizational dynamos are the perfect place to catch muddy boots, backpacks, sports equipment and dirty paws before they make it all the way into the main living areas. Regardless of whether your mudroom is an actual room or just a small space near the front door to hang bags and jackets, the organizational basics are the same.

How to Build a Sustainable Home

How to Build a Sustainable Home

Rising fuel costs and increased awareness of society’s environmental impacts have many homeowners looking to leverage sustainable building materials to reduce the amount of energy used to heat and cool their houses. If you’re starting construction on the home of your dreams, consider the benefits of building with sustainability and energy efficiency in mind.

5 Tips to Get Organized

5 Tips to Get Organized

Getting organized and making the most of your home’s storage space can be a daunting task. To help keep clutter at bay and streamline organization throughout the house, consider these tips for revamping your closets and designated storage areas from the experts at ClosetMaid.

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