4th of July Party Ideas and Madness

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You should never miss out on a chance to party, especially when it is celebrating your independence. As far as party themes go, a 4th of July theme is both patriotic and festive. Call home friends and family and celebrate the special day, maybe even watch the fireworks display together. However, whenever there is a […]

Modern Rocking Chairs

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Rocking chairs usually drum up images of wasting hours away on Southern porches while enjoying gentle breezes and glasses of iced tea. While that is still an enjoyable activity, modern rockers have certainly come a long way and are suitable for more than just relaxing on the porch. Modern Design Traditional rocking chairs seen on […]

Incorporating Child Safety in Your Home Design

Child Safe CabinetsBaby Proof Personal GadgetsHome Safety for KidsHome Safety in the KitchenChild Safety in Toys

While your baby is still confined to the bed, it is time to start baby proofing the house. As soon as you become a parent you become fearful of your child’s safety. While you might have gotten used to the environment in your home, for your child it is an unchartered land that needs to […]

Container Gardening Ideas For Summer

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At the beginning of the Summer Season in the Northeast most people, myself included, usually can’t wait to get outdoors and start gardening.  Instead of just planting directly to the ground, why not decorate decks, patios, walkways and steps with attractive perennials planted in decorative pots that can be put into the ground in the […]

Helpful Exterior House Painting Tips

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Exterior paint is very important in making a home look presentable. Paint peeling off is the first sign of neglect and the more you neglect it, the worse it gets. That is why you should keep the exterior house painting in your home maintenance budget every few years. How long the paint will last depends […]

Beach Home Decor

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Days spent at the beach with your toes in the sand and enjoying the gentle breeze are the highlight of the summer and something many people look forward to throughout the entire year. For those fortunate enough to own second homes near beaches, this lifestyle is not only readily accessible, but one that is enjoyed […]