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Feel Stuck? 7 Home Changes to ‘Unstick’ Your Life

There are many times we feel stuck in our lives. Often it is because we are at an in-between stage and we don't know what direction our life is going or what we really want. It might be that we are…

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The World’s First In-Shower Conservation System

Did you know that the average 10 minute shower uses 25 gallons of water? That's 2.5 gallons of water a minute. Add that to the 50 gallons it takes to fill the average bathtub, or the 3 gallons it t…

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Understanding How Lighting Affects Home Efficiency

Walking into a room and flipping on the light is second nature for those of us still living on the grid. Unless you were involved with the building of your home, however, it's unlikely that you had a …

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Eco-Friendly Tips to Insulate Your Home

It is hot out there! We know that insulation helps us run that air conditioner a bit less, but what you might not know is that there are lots of different insulation options, and certain types ar…

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Eco-Friendly Tips for Recrafting the Craft Room

“Use it or lose it.” “Storage is not a dirty word.” “Clutter happens.” “There’s an Inbox and Outbox for everything.” These phrases have been dancing around my head with regard to my latest project…

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Mother Nature’s Palette: DIY Milk Paint

Mirror, mirror on the wall, what's the purest paint of all? Hands down, the healthiest paint is milk paint. Read all about it here. I am done with headaches, done with stinging eyes and done wi…

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Home Remodeling: 10 Reasons To Do It Now

Want to spice up the conversation at the next house party? Bring up your latest home renovation project. Despite a down-turned economy, people are still doing it. They are renovating and spending on…

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Safe Alternative to Paint Strippers

Working on a restoration project doesn't need to mean poisoning yourself and the environment. Paint strippers are one of the product categories to top the list of those likely to contain high levels o…

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