Difference Between Quick-Release And Slow-Release Fertilizer

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If you are a homeowner, chances are good that you want your lawn to look as good as possible in order to increase your home's value and make your house look more aesthetically pleasing. However, when you go to the store, you might be overwhelmed between the number of choices that you have. There are two main categories of fertilizer that you can choose between. One is quick-release fertilizer, which will dissolve when you apply water to it and will immediately release the nitrogen inside of it so that it is available to the plants.

9 February 2016

Create A Great Backyard Patio For Your Family

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If you have a nice-sized patio in your backyard, you should put it to good use. A patio can be a great place for you to entertain guests and a relaxing place for you to spend your time when you don't feel like being inside of the house. You can learn about some of the additions you can make to your patio in this article that will help you get the most out of it.

14 January 2016

How To Decorate Your Kitchen With A Country Theme

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Did you love TV shows like Little House On The Prairie and The Waltons?  If you have decided to decorate your kitchen with the country theme that was depicted in those shows, you are truly in for some fun. Here are some ideas that might inspire you to create something unique and special. The Walls - A great choice for your wall treatment would be to select wallpaper that features things like farm animals, bonnets, and flowers.

18 December 2015

Renting A Storage Unit Is An Ideal Solution For College Students On Summer Break


If your child is coming home from college for the summer and needs a place to store everything from his or her dorm or apartment, you might want to suggest renting a storage unit. College students are often required to move out of their dorms or apartments at the end of a school year, and this leaves them with a need for a place to store their things. Here are some ideas you might want to consider thinking about as your child prepares to come home for the summer with all of his or her belongings.

24 November 2015

3 Things To Know Before Having Natural Stone Tile Installed

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If you are thinking about replacing the current flooring in any of the rooms in your home, you may be considering natural stone tile. Natural stone flooring, such as slate, marble, travertine, and limestone, have become increasingly popular and can transform the look of any room. Before having natural stone tiles laid, you need to know the following things: You Can't Control the Look of Every Tile Natural stone is gorgeous and comes in a variety of shades and colors.

30 October 2015

Home Theater Design Tips for Movie Enjoyment

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When you spend the money on a home theater project, you are going to want to make sure that it is as well-thought-out as possible. This will help ensure that you are able to get the maximum level of enjoyment out of your home theater and increase its overall value as a place to take clients and guests in order to show them a good time. Here are some design tips for making sure that your home theater has a layout that will allow you to enjoy a movie to the fullest extent.

16 October 2015

Make A Hanging Lantern With An Empty Juice Jug, Embellishments, And Basic Tools

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Learn how to make a decorative hanging lanterns with the following steps. Use an empty juice jug. embellishments, and basic tools to create this project. Hang the finished lantern from a tree limb or set it on a table on your patio so that you have plenty of light to see when you are spending time outdoors at night. Materials empty juice jug soapy water sponge lint-free cloth newspaper stencils two-sided tape scissors luminous spray paint  glass chips or marbles craft wire wire cutters power drill clip-on LED light (battery operated) Clean The Jug And Add Luminous Paint To Its Exterior

12 October 2015

Blown Insulation: A Comparison Between Cellulose And Fibreglass

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Blown insulation is made of loose particles that can be easily blown into a structure. The insulation is usually preferable for covering the space between the interior and exterior of walls, as well as covering hard-to-reach areas such as chimneys, attics or stove vents. This type of insulation is typically used on new structures as well as to add reinforcement to existing insulation. Cellulose vs fiberglass blown insulation There are basically two types of blown insulation; cellulose and fiberglass.

15 September 2015

Dogs Jumping At Your Windows? Follow These Tips To Prevent Damage

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If you have dogs that like to lunge and bang at your windows as cars or other animals pass by outside, over time your windows or window blinds may break, and your window sills can become damaged. You may have to get your dog some professional training if you cannot stop this behavior. In the meantime, follow the tips below to save your windows. Window Film Window film can be applied to your windows.

18 August 2015

The Household Items That Work Best For Temporary Pest Control

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Do you have a variety of pests plaguing your yard, garden, home interior, or all of the above? Only the assistance of a pest control company (such as Ace Walco & Sons Termite & Pest Control) can truly rid you of these annoyances. But there are a few household items that can help keep the pests at bay until professional help can arrive. Before you use these tips, make sure you try and eliminate potential causes for the pest problem.

29 July 2015