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  • Learn How To Create A Magnetic Board To Use To Organize Your Makeup


    Getting ready in the morning for work can be quite a hassle for many women because their bathrooms are so unorganized. Drawers full of makeup can make it difficult to find the perfect shade to match the outfit that you want to wear that day. If you want to be able to spend less time searching for the compact that has the right shade of eye shadow, consider creating a magnetic board to organize your makeup with just a few materials you can find at a home improvement store, such as Huber Lumber Co.
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  • Preventing Submersible Pump Motor Issues


    When it comes to the functionality of your submersible water pump, the motor is by far one of the most important components of the entire unit. If the motor fails, so does the entire system. Learning how to avoid those practices that often lead to submersible well pump motor failure is important. Water Hammering One source of motor damage is the result of a problem known as water hammering. Water hammering happens when a rapidly moving current of water meets some type of obstacle or has a sudden change in velocity.
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  • Six Reasons To Add Hardwood Flooring To Your Home


    Hardwood flooring has been around for centuries. There's a good reason for that. As other types of flooring come and go, hardwood retains its timeless beauty and offers a myriad of other benefits, not the least of which is being easy to take care of. Benefits of hardwood flooring 1. Easy maintenance. Hardwood flooring is easy to keep clean. All you have to do is sweep it regularly and mop it periodically with a water/vinegar solution.
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  • Four Different Styles Of Valleys To Install With Asphalt Shingles And Preventing Leaks


    If you have a roof with valleys in the design, this can be an area that is prone to leaks in your home. There are different types of styles of installation, which can be woven, straight cut, open valley or Long Island Valley (also called California Valley). These can also be combined with things like straight cuts with woven eaves. These different style valleys are not ideal for all asphalt shingles, and need to be done properly to protect from leaks.
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  • 3 Tips For Building Your Dream Home


    Building a house can be incredibly exciting. Many people dream of the day when they will be able to design and build their own house just the way they want it. If you are in the process of looking for a contractor to build your dream home, it is important that you do a couple things. Here are some tips for making the process easier: 1. Plan, Plan, Plan Everyone has heard the phrase "
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  • The Benefits Of Frameless Shower Doors


    Whether you're building a new bathroom or just remodeling the one you've got, you have a lot of options to choose from. If you happen to choose a shower, not a bath, for your bathroom, one of your options will be a frameless shower door. These clean, beautiful doors add a lot of elegance to any bathroom, and they come with many other benefits as well. Classically Stylish One of the big reasons to add a frameless shower door to your home is that they are very "
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  • Preventing Ice Dams With Heat Cable


    Snow and ice become a major cause of concern for many homeowners when winter arrives. These elements can easily accumulate on your roof and create ice dams, which can damage to your house. To prevent this potential hazard from harming your roof, consider using heat cables. They keep problem areas of the roof from freezing, allowing snow and ice to melt away. This article examines some of the most important factors to keep in mind when adding heat cables, also known as heat tape, to your home.
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  • 4 Non-Traditional Ways To Supplement Your Income


    Most people would like to make more money; whether you're working full time but it is hard to make ends meet on your current salary, or you're a stay-at-home parent or retiree that could use extra cash each month, there are a number of non-traditional ways to supplement your income. With some time and effort, there is the potential to make a nice chunk of change, and for some people, that can really change their financial situation.
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  • 4 Top Tips For Downsizing Your Belongings


    More baby boomers are getting out of the big houses they raised their families in and moving into smaller communities or condos. These downsized homes do not have room for all of the 'stuff' that has been accumulated over the years. Here are some tips to get rid of all of the extra things your house is storing. Call the Kids If you have children then let them know that they need to come and get their things.
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