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How to Grow Your Own Potatoes at Home

Grow your own potatoes.

Tips for growing potatoes.
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Why should you learn how to grow your own potatoes? Potatoes are easy and fun to grow, and store well in proper conditions. Americans consume 117 pounds of potatoes a year on average. Growing and storing your own means big savings at the grocery store. No room for a garden? Even a city dweller with a sunny balcony can learn […] Click here to keep reading...

Practical Guide to Growing Tomatoes at Home

Practical guide to growing tomatoes at home.

How to plant tomatoes at home.
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There is nothing more delicious or versatile than a ripe, full-flavored tomato. It elevates a simple sandwich with a few slices. Fresh tomatoes are the base for simmering up classic sauces. Fiery salsa and cool guacamole are impossible without that diced globe of tangy taste. Perfect vegetables rarely find their way to the produce section, so what's a dedicated home […] Click here to keep reading...

Do It Yourself Moving Tips for Moving to a New Home

Do it yourself moving tips for moving to a new home.

Helpful tips for moving.
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Moving to a new home is exciting, but it can also be stressful. Following a moving out checklist will help make the move smoother. Here are some do it yourself moving tips to help you. Whenever you can, make sure to transfer utilities to your new home before you move in. This way, you won’t have to wait to experience […] Click here to keep reading...

Diagnosing and Treating Lawn Brown Spots

Diagnosing and treating lawn brown spots.

Identifying causes of brown spots in the lawn and treatment options.
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Most of us are familiar with the sight of lawn brown spots. The sight of dying and dead grass is enough to fill any homeowner with dread. There is no single cause for brown spots on lawn. But, there are many ways to identify the causes and treat the lawn before it dies off completely. What could you have been […] Click here to keep reading...

Effective Ways to Perform Roof Leak Detection and Home Roof Repairs

Effective ways to perform roof leak detection and home roof repairs.

Detect and repair roof leaks.
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If there are water stains on your home’s walls or ceiling, they are likely the result of your roof leaking. Roof leak detection can be the most difficult part of home roof repairs. The actual repairs are usually simple. It is important to find and repair roof leaks as soon as possible. Failing to do this can result in worsening […] Click here to keep reading...

Functional Backyard Patio Ideas to Spruce up your Backyard

Functional backyard patio ideas to spruce up your backyard.

Spruce up your outdoor living space with these ideas for backyard patio designs.
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You need as many backyard patio ideas as you can get while planning an upgrade. Make changes that create a beautiful place for your family to gather. A patio could be beginning of a backyard that will host many different improvements. This article explores improvements that you can do yourself. Each improvement is an option that will bring more life […] Click here to keep reading...

How to Remove Old Wallpaper

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Good ways to remove unwanted wallpaper.
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How to remove old wallpaper can seem like a daunting task. This is true whether moving into a new home or giving an existing space a new look. Many people try to paint over it. But they soon discover the imperfections and peeling often produce unsatisfactory results. Removing wallpaper is often wet and messy. Prepare the space before starting any […] Click here to keep reading...

Homemade Simple Wedding Invitations

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Let your personality shine through your DIY wedding invitations.
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Are you currently planning your upcoming wedding? If yes, congratulations! You are likely working through a long checklist of things to do. After you have decided on your wedding date and venue, then it is time to choose the invitations. You need to send them to your family and friends to make sure your guests show up. Today, many creative […] Click here to keep reading...

How to Unclog Your Toilet

How to unclog your toilet.

Fix your clogged toilet with these easy steps.
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A clogged toilet can be a nightmare. Especially when it happens to you when visiting a friend or relative. There is nothing as bad as flushing the toilet, only for water to come up instead of flowing downwards. As obnoxious as it may seem, unclogging a toilet is something that most people have to deal with. The alternative would be […] Click here to keep reading...