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Add An Ornamental Windmill To A Hardscaped Or Landscaped Surface

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An ornamental windmill that contains solar panels can be installed on your deck, patio, or lawn. This type of decor consists of two metal discs that rotate and solar panels that are necessary for the operation of a lighting mechanism. A Solar Leaf Windmill Solar leaf windmills contain powder-coated metal pieces. The base of an ornamental windmill may include metal pieces that need to be screwed together. The top portion of a windmill consists of metal cutouts with leaf-like shapes around their perimeter.

13 July 2021

Pest Control Services To Deal With Lingering Insect Infestations Before Summer

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If you had a problem with insects like ants or termites last summer, the winter weather was just a break. Now that it is spring again, these insects will be active and you will want to get infestations under control before they get out of control. The following pest control services will help deal with these lingering infestations before summer. Treat Household Interior The interior of your home may be an area where insects have gone unnoticed.

29 April 2021

Considerations To Make When Buying Residential Awnings

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If you want to be creative with your home's outdoor space, consider installing residential awnings. The weather can be harsh, but residential awnings will protect your home and possessions from the weather elements by creating protection and shade around porches, windows, patios, and decks. Here are some of the questions you need to ask yourself when shopping for residential awnings. What Type of Awning Should You Choose? The main types of awnings are retractable, fixed, and freestanding.

14 April 2021

Using Essential Oil Lamps

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Many people are familiar with essential oils. The use of water oil diffusers is trendy. However, not everyone is familiar with the more old-fashioned use of oil lamps as a way to release beautiful aromas into your home. An elegant and modern essential oil lamp makes an excellent gift for an essential oil lover who wants to elevate their style.  Fragrances When choosing essential oil fragrances, there's a lot to consider.

12 January 2021

Two Practical Ways You Can Save Money On A New Metal Roof

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Replacing a roof isn't a cost any homeowner looks forward to. However, if you want to protect your property and its value, it's just something you have to do. Don't stress out too much. When installing a new metal roof, there are a number of things you can do to keep your costs as low as possible. Here are just some of the things you can do to work towards accomplishing this goal.

6 February 2017

How To Properly Store Guns

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Proper gun storage is extremely important because not only can improper storage cause damage to your firearms themselves, it can increase the risk of accidents. Thankfully, properly storing guns is a fairly straightforward process if you know what you're doing. Preparation The first thing that you should do when preparing your guns for storage is to unload them. This is for safety: while you should always treat a gun like it's loaded, you should also unload them to prevent any accidental discharges.

28 November 2016

Make Over Your Shower For Luxurious Bathing

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Many people typically start their day in the shower. It's a space where you wake up while bathing. The shower can also be a retreat from a tough day or a relaxing ritual after a great workout. If you're updating or installing a shower, make it a luxurious experience. Walk on In Homeowners are getting away from the tub and shower combination of yesteryear, especially if space is an issue. Many people don't have time for long soaks, and they'd rather spend the space and budget on a more useful installation.

8 November 2016

Forget The Frills – Manly Window Treatments

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Decorating with men's tastes in mind – whether it be for an entire bachelor pad or a simple man-cave – may seem harder than decorating for the entire family. But it can be successfully done and create a classic, masculine space. One good place to begin is with the window treatments – something often left out of many men's decorating style. Here are 5 window coverings that can please just about any guy.

5 October 2016

How To Clean And Maintain Aluminium Awnings

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Not only do aluminum awnings keep rainwater and sun off of your home, they can add to its appearance as well. You can go with the traditional silver awnings for a casual, rustic look, or choose ones in a color that coordinates with your house's siding. While aluminum awnings are available in basic black or white, you can also get them in a vibrant hue, such as red or blue, to add a pop of color to a neutral-hued building.

14 September 2016

3 Window Frame Types To Consider To Help Save You Time And Money

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If you are considering window replacement for some or all of your existing windows, you can rest assured that you will be added value to your home when it comes time to sell it. Not only does replacing your windows add value to you home, choosing energy-efficient products can cut down on expensive utility bills. Before making a decision, however, you'll need to consider the types of window frames that will be best suited to your budget and lifestyle.

17 August 2016