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July 3, 2020

How to Get a Stronger WiFi Signal

 

Before you run out to buy a new router, try these tips for improving the signal throughout your home

Few gadgets in your home can make you quite as frustrated or bewildered as a router with a crummy WiFi signal. Without a fast and reliable internet connection, you find ...

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June 26, 2020

Your Ultimate Guide to Growing Herbs Indoors

 

Indoor herb gardens not only provide fresh herbs at your fingertips, but also fill your home with fragrance and greenery. Learn how to grow herbs indoors, including what herbs to grow indoors, and tips on care and lighting.

Growing herbs indoors allows you to enjoy homegrown produce whether you ...

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June 15, 2020

Is a Recession Here? Yes. Does than Mean a Housing Crash? No.

 

 

On Monday, the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) announced that the U.S. economy is officially in a recession. This did not come as a surprise to many, as the Bureau defines a recession this way:

“A recession is a significant decline in economic activity spread across ...

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June 2, 2020

Top Reasons to Own Your Home

 

Some Highlights

  • June is National Homeownership Month, and it’s a great time to consider the benefits of owning your own home.
  • If you’re in a position to buy, homeownership might help you find the stability, community, and comfort you’ve been searching for this year.
  • Reach out to a local ...
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May 30, 2020

Create an At-Home Spa Retreat

 

 

You don’t have to leave your home to “get away from it all.” With a little planning, you can create a private spa experience and escape within the confines of your home.

Here are eight simple ways to turn your master bathroom into a personal oasis where ...

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May 18, 2020

Find Space in Your Home to Journal and Plan

 

 

For many people, journals and planners are valuable tools for improving creativity, productivity, or emotional well-being. Whether you want to capture your thoughts, practice your writing skills, express your gratitude, or organize your life, it will be easier to cultivate a daily habit if you dedicate space for ...

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May 7, 2020

Closet Storage and Organization

 

 

Any time is a wonderful time to reorganize your closets. Unused items could be clogging up your closet space and adding unnecessary anxiety to your day. Follow these easy tips to clean out and reorganize your closets using smart storage solutions!

  1. Devise a plan, gather storage bins and ...
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April 28, 2020

Tips for Gardening in Raised Beds

 

 

Have you considered adding raised bed gardens to your yard? Raised bed gardens come with many benefits, including weed control, good soil options and higher production. While raised bed gardens can be purchased online or at your local hardware store or nursery, you can also build them yourself ...

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April 16, 2020

Have You Outgrown Your Home?

 

 

It may seem hard to imagine that the home you’re in today – whether it’s your starter home or just one you’ve fallen in love with along the way – might not be your forever home.

The good news is, it’s okay to admit if your house no ...

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April 4, 2020

5,300 Reasons to Be Happy You’re a Homeowner

 

 

Studies have shown that, in many cases, the largest asset a family owns is the house they live in. Over the last twelve months, that asset has gained substantial value.

CoreLogic released their Homeowner Equity Insights Report which revealed that: “U.S. homeowners with mortgages (roughly 64% of ...

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