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  1. Types of Mattress Toppers and Protectors, How to Choose One?

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ID:	11089Choosing a mattress topper or protector is a simple choice, however, the two can be confused at times, so it helps to have a good idea of the purpose of each one.

    If you are on the hunt for a topper or protector, remember that there are different types available, usually differentiated by the kind of material they are made from. One of the most popular choices are those made from cotton.

    What is the best material for a mattress topper ...
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  2. Remove Bamboo Flooring Scratches in 5 Steps

    As heartbreaking as it sounds, your bamboo floor is bound to receive scratches. Numerous everyday objects can lead to scratched floors--smaller markings can come from sand, spiky shoes, and untrimmed claws on family pets, while larger gouges are usually the result of dropped pots and dragged furniture. When you someday come home to a long white line down the center of your beloved bamboo floor, will you know what to do?

    You could hide the scratch under a carpet, but you can also repair ...
  3. Office cabinets: Fundamentals for a sophisticated office look

    Most of us have a place we call an office, where we carry out daily business or work related activities. As a rule of thumb, the office is a sanctuary and should always be organized since we welcome and make clients feel comfortable in it. What better way to entertain your clients and assure their corporation if not through a well-organized and classy office. Cabinets don’t entertain clients but they complement your work area and give a major statement on your sense of organization. It is inevitable ...
  4. 5 quick ways to reduce your heating bills

    Heating bills are looming large. Check out these five tips to quickly cut your energy costs without sacrificing comfort.

    1. Stop leaks. Drafty rooms suck (the heat out of your home). Single-pane, older windows without reliable storm windows can lose heat quickly, so use plastic sheeting – like the 3M Window Kit – to seal them. If drafts are coming in around the frame, fill those with caulking.

    Sealing leaks around windows and doors will instantly raise the comfort level ...
  5. How to renovate an older home without compromising its charm

    There's a lot of talk these days about the many ways to bring historic homes into the modern era. But if you've purchased an older home – or watched enough of the TV shows featuring their renovations – you know that the original features can lend the most charm. Here are some things to consider as you work to maintain the integrity of a vintage home through updates, upgrades and renovations.

    KNOW WHAT YOU'RE GETTING INTO

    Historic homes are popular for a reason. They exude ...
  6. What are some good home projects to tackle right now?

    With the holidays behind us and the coldest months settling in, you might not be thinking too much about getting professional work done in your home. But whether it's hiring a handyman to finish a to-do list or putting pen to paper for a big remodel, you can still complete some useful projects. And since winter is a slow period for many professionals, you might even be able to negotiate a better rate and get on the schedule quickly.

    WINTERIZE YOUR INTERIOR

    You may be a ...
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