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Feb 20, 2019
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5 Things You Should Never Do with Interior Paint
Painting is one of the easiest home improvements out there, and most people—whether renters or homeowners—have picked up a brush at some point in their lives. It’s also an easy project to jump into without asking questions first ...
Apartment Therapy
How to Protect Light Fixtures When Painting a Ceiling
Before painting the ceiling in a room, it’s a good idea to cover chandeliers and other hanging light fixtures to protect them from  ...
Today's Homeowner
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Wide-Plank Flooring
FHB House is energy-smart, connected, healthy and durable. It's small and sensible. Most of all, it's the industry's most powerful home ...
Fine Homebuilding
Kitchen Countertops
Whether the material they're selling is soapstone or stainless steel, quartz or laminate, online storefronts focus on the glossy "after" ...
Old House Online
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Building a Big Beautiful Patio
There are big patio projects and small patio projects. This was a big one. The plan for the lakeshore property at the Gillikin house in ...
Extreme How-To
Are You Wasting Energy at Home?
With inevitably higher energy consumption for most of the country in winter, the energy experts at Eversource are reminding consumers ...
RIS Media
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10 Times to Hire a Contractor
Wondering if it's time to hire a general contractor? These pros are experts at managing all aspects of a project, including applying ...
Houzz
February Home Maintenance To-Do List
Spring is around the corner, but winter's not over yet. This month's to-do list focuses mainly on the kitchen, with chores designed ...
Today's Homeowner
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DIY Hand-Stamped Herringbone Accent Wall
We loved the hand-stamped wallpaper styles that we're seeing in magazines and home shows lately (and the two that our team did here ...
Remodel Aholic
9 Rooms That Will Make You Want to Paint Your Floors
Floors are often called the sixth wall for a reason. They offer up ample design opportunity: You can leave them bare, layer some stylish ...
Apartment Therapy
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Take Measures to Get Your Perfect Light Fixture
Lighting is the finishing touch to a room's design. It is the element that changes the mood of the room and gives life to the space. There ...
Extreme How-To
Cartoon
"There are four birdhouses in the backyard. If you make the birds pay rent, the property will pay for itself in no time!"
Copyright © Randy Glasbergen
Trivia
What style of carpeting is designed for high-traffic areas of your home?
See the answer below.
The Real Reason Farmhouses Are Almost Always Painted White
Believe it or not, before there was Joanna Gaines, there were still white farmhouses sprinkled all across the South and the rest ...
Southern Living
What Year Was It?
U.S. Hockey Team Miracle On Ice
What Year
In one of the most dramatic upsets in Olympic history, the underdog U.S. hockey team defeats the four-time defending gold-medal winning Soviet team at the XIII Olympic Winter Games in Lake Placid, New York.
The day was Feb 22. What year was it?
Quote of the Week
"One returns to the place one came from."
Jean de La Fontaine
Trivia Answer
What style of carpeting is designed for high-traffic areas of your home?
Answer: Frieze