Author Archives: Janay

Summerhouses Make the Perfect Home Offices

After suffering months and years of commuter travel which eats into your life at both ends of the day, it’s maybe easier if you can work from home and save yourself the expenses and stress, let alone your damage to the carbon footprint. Working from home does present a number of obvious difficulties. If other people live in your home ...

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Soil

Many gardeners understand that a plant in a container cannot rely on the potting soil for nutrition, at least not forever. Outdoor plants that are growing in the yard are naturally replenished to some extent, by plants and old leaves that are slowly decomposed by rain and microbial action. This accumulated plant debris is a natural fertilizer. Nutritional supplements are ...

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Cost Of Home Remodeling

What is the Cost of Home Remodeling? It is important to figure out the cost of home remodeling before you decide to start tearing down walls. You should run the numbers of your home additions cost to decide whether your project is a smart investment. These numbers should include how much money you have on hand to pay the cost ...

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Drawing Up a Vegetable Garden Plan

After you have chosen and measured your garden area, spread out a large sheet of paper—shelf paper will do. Use a simple scale, such as one inch for one foot. Draw lines every 3 inches across the paper to represent walkways 3 feet apart in the plot. Picture the space between the walkways as slightly raised beds. Down each of ...

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Low Cost Basement Remodeling Idea

If you are looking to remodel your basement but don’t want to spend a ton of money, check out this low cost basement remodeling idea. This is based on a couple of things here first to keep in mind before you start this project. First, to keep the costs down you are going to have to make this a DIY ...

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What Laminate Flooring Can I Use On Concrete Basement Floor

If you are looking to cover up that cold and gray concrete basement floor, you’ve got a lot of options at your disposal. One such option is laminate flooring. What we are going to try and do here is explain just what laminate flooring you can use on a concrete basement floor. Laminate flooring comes in all kinds of shapes ...

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How To Finish Concrete Basement Walls

Tired of looking at those cold and bare, unfinished concrete basement walls? Think it’s too hard to tackle yourself? Think again! Read on for some options you have and special tips along the way. Having a home with a basement can be a big time kicker in adding value to the overall price tag, that is if it’s a finished ...

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What Edibles Should You Plant NOW? May Garden Guide

A good place to start weather you are starting from scratch or developing your garden year by year is to gain wisdom from all you can observe of your landscape. Doing this will minimize gardening pitfalls. Look out your window, walk around your garden area. Collect all the information you can to gain understanding of what and when things should ...

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Things To Consider When Shopping For Living Room Furniture For Todays Houses

Modern furniture for the home is now simple to get for the rooms of your house, and purchasing for the newest contemporary furniture is very convenient. You can find different kinds of modern furniture that range from living room furniture to outdoor furniture. For modern day living room furniture, there’s a huge variety of modern furnishings such as elegant leather ...

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A Dry Basement Avoiding The Curse

Do you have a leaky or a dry basement? If it’s not dry you have a problem that needs some immediate attention as a homeowner. Getting your basement dry is another chore in itself though and is sometimes better left to the professionals. The greatest nemesis that all basements face is dying an untimely death by water. There really is ...

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