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8 Ways to Add Romance to Your Bedroom With Feng Shui

What is Feng Shui? Feng Shui is the 5,000-year-old Asian art of placement. Since it's been proven that everything is ultimately energy, it makes sense that where you put your things, how you think …

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Turning Pine-Beetle Ravaged Trees Into Art

Mountain pine beetles (known to less casual acquaintances as Dendroctonus ponderosae) are infamous across many stretches of North America with pine forests. These insect pests come and go, but whe…

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8 Really Easy Ways to Recycle Old Magazines

I have a huge collection of magazines, but I am not a crafty person at all. While cleaning out my cupboards yesterday, I realized I would need to do something more than just let the magazines sit ther…

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Toxins in Couches: Do We Need Them?

We all heard the horror stories: babies and young children trapped in horrible fires, burned to death on furniture that acted like a tinderbox, thanks to the fact that it was filled with flamma…

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5 Super Cute Sawhorse Tables

The sawhorse table, we can pretty much universally agree, is a classic craft project that's super simple to put together. Just slap something flat (a door, a sheet of plywood, a plank) across t…

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How to Use Feng Shui to Get Laid

Even if you’re having adventurous sex all over the place, bedrooms are still where the magic happens the majority of the time. Does yours have a let’s-get-it-on vibe? Here’s how to use feng shui–the a…

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Toxic Fire Retardants in Many Household Items

Harmful fire retardant chemicals are turning up in everything from furniture to dust in American homes, researchers report in two new studies being published today (Nov. 28), a finding that underscore…

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IKEA Adds Beer to Its Inventory (No Assembly Required)

It would be fair to say that IKEA has single-handedly changed the interior landscape of homes virtually everywhere. IKEA ran with that utilitarian Eames ideal of well-designed, low-cost, furniture and…

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City Joinery: Locally Sourced & Seriously Exquisite

By Cris Carl, Networx “I love gnarly, earthy wood that shows the idiosyncrasies of nature,” said Jonah Zuckerman, owner and designer at City Joinery in Easthampton, Massachusetts. Zuckerman began m…

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Make a Coffee Table Out of a Tree Stump

Utilizing beautiful, natural objects in the home has many benefits. It creates an inviting space and, more often than not, the crafts or pieces of furniture you can make out of these objects will be m…

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