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  1. How to glam up your closet

    Closets come in all shapes and sizes, but regardless of the size you are going to want to maximize space and organization. Closets should be considered in the planning of a home, similar to a room. The best place to start is with a floor plan and a clear understanding of how you want the closet to be used. Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your closets.

    1. Consider using a professional closet company. These companies have experts in maximizing every inch of usable space. ...
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    Bedroom
  2. Try these alternatives to art

    When it comes to creating a full and complete look for your home, wall decor often plays a prominent role. But wall decor doesn't necessarily have to be limited to traditional artwork. When it comes to adding interest to your walls, there are a number of ways to add color, pattern and interest that offer alternatives to traditional artwork.

    Consider black-and-white prints.

    From purchased black-and-white prints to photographs that you may have taken yourself. Black-and-white ...
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    Home Decor
  3. How to avoid these 5 common new homeowner mistakes

    So you've just purchased a new home. Naturally the experience is filled with lots of excitement and anticipation. From renovation and remodeling ideas to design, a number of projects and considerations likely come to mind. Poor execution and planning can derail or delay a homeowner's opportunity to enjoy a new home to the fullest. Here are some common new homeowner mistakes and how to potentially avoid them.

    1. PURCHASING FURNITURE IN ADVANCE

    This is a common mistake of ...
  4. How should I wash my windows?

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ID:	11202Once you've finished your spring cleaning and start looking outside for the sunny season, you may notice your windows need a good cleaning inside and out.

    Professionals recommend cleaning your windows at least once per year, if not twice. Window washing can be a DIY job, but you can save a lot of hassle by hiring a pro, particularly if you have a taller house.

    DIY WINDOW CLEANING

    Paper or microfiber cloths do the best job cleaning ...
  5. These are the 7 dirtiest places in your kitchen

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    Your imagination can run wild thinking of the bacteria lurking in your home. But people tend to look in the wrong direction when it comes to fighting germs in the kitchen. Disinfect these seven germ sanctuaries as soon as possible.

    YOUR REFRIGERATOR

    Your refrigerator harbors bacteria in some surprising places. Ice and water dispensers, vegetable crispers, meat drawers, and door seals are some of the germiest!

    To do: Use a ...
  6. Give your upholstery a long life

    A lot of thought, care and creativity goes into picking out and designing your upholstered pieces. It is a labor of love. Once the piece is in your home, you want to be able to enjoy it for many years to come. While disaster can sometimes strike, there are steps to take to extend the life of your beloved furniture.

    IT STARTS WITH THE FABRIC

    While this one might seem a bit obvious, you must pick a fabric that fits your lifestyle and needs. However, knowing something and ...
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    Home Decor
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