Home Improvements

How to Make an Outdoor Fireplace

Home Improvements

How to Make an Outdoor Fireplace

Summer may be behind us, but outdoor living doesn’t have to be—and it may be considerably easier and less expensive than you’d think. In the last few years, consumer demand for outdoor living...

The Difference Between Renovations and Remodeling

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The Difference Between Renovations and Remodeling

The short answer to this question is thousands and thousands of dollars. But here’s the longer answer: Renovating involves mostly surface changes while remodeling involves reconfiguring a space in a...

4 Tips to Transform Your Basement into a Home Theater

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4 Tips to Transform Your Basement into a Home Theater

What two things do you need for a true home theater experience? Quiet and darkness. And you can find both of those in your average basement, which, as soon as you move that exercise bike you never...

How to Spread Mulch Like a Pro

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How to Spread Mulch Like a Pro

Mulch is the finishing touch on any yard. It creates the perfect backdrop to allow your flowers, shrubs, and trees to be the stars of the show. Mulch also protects your plants’ roots from the sun,...

Apartment Patio Ideas

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Apartment Patio Ideas

Your patio is your oasis and connection to the great outdoors. It’s a place to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning or a few moments of solace under the stars. Sure, you could just throw a couple of...

How to Build a Stone Patio

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How to Build a Stone Patio

It’s summer. That means it’s time to fire up the grill, invite your neighbors over, enjoy the warm weather, and have good times. You can do all that by just plunking some chairs right on the grass,...