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Bathroom Reno Hacks - #makeitbetterBD

How To Stay Clean When Your Bathroom Reno Is a Bit of a Mess The bathroom is one of the most ...

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The 15 Best Contractors in Orlando

Known for its many theme parks, Orlando is a booming metropolis and home to over 200,000 residents. With such a growing number ...

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Tips For Couples During a Renovation - #makeitbetterBD

How To Keep Your Relationship Together, While Your House is Torn Apart It's no secret that any kind of stress can ...

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Feeling a bit intimidated by wall tiles and mosaics? Don’t be! Here are some suggestions on wall tile mosaic designs and some selected varieties from which to choose! *** If you are looking for something a little different than the norm...
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Powder rooms have tons of design potential, if only you’d give them a little attention! Take a look at these small bathroom ideas to ignite your imagination. *** Powder rooms must be the most unloved room in a home....
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Get your deck ready for the warm weather with comfortable, functional, outdoor furniture! Here’s a guide to help you decide what will fit your outdoor needs. *** I bet you’re looking longingly at your deck and dreaming about the...
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The new methods that today’s leading wood and tile floor producers use to create a worn, rustic appearance and a warm texture for distressed flooring. What makes these effects so appealing? *** When it comes to the floors of...
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If you enjoy the more luxurious side of home decor, try the neoclassical style. It’s easy to achieve and has very simple rules. Try on these home decorating ideas for size. *** In the mid 18th century, philosophers, writers...
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Tidying is an inevitability of owning a home. But cleaning doesn’t have to be a hassle. Follow these tips for a home that’s easier to keep spotless. *** Neat freaks, I salute you. You wouldn’t be caught dead with...
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Forget garden tools and storage. Let’s talk about all the possibilities that exist in the world of creative shed-planning. Here are 11 shed ideas beyond the norm. *** In the old days, you’d have to block off a few...
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Waking up your walls means so much more than paint and/or wallpaper. Here are a few unique ideas you can – and should – incorporate onto your walls! *** You’ve hung all types of art, you’re tired of wallpaper,...
  Big news here at BuildDirect. We’re thrilled to announce that this month, BuildDirect.com welcomed Mohawk products into our Home Marketplace. Mohawk has been making innovative, award-winning, top-quality flooring products since 1878. They offer flooring products in over 30...
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Hickory is tough, beautiful, and long-lasting. Here are some of hickory hardwood flooring’s best attributes for your consideration.  *** Known as one of the hardest woods native to North America, hickory has versatile applications for home décor, including distinctive...
Saint Patricks Day
Saint Patrick’s day is characterized by the color green. So, today is the perfect day to talk about another permutation of what green can mean to home improvment – eco-friendly products! *** A lot of people will be wearing...
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Kitchen storage is a big issue in every home, so functional storage solutions that can serve in multiple duties are great! Especially when they look this good. *** When it comes to ideas, there’s no better spot to get...
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Want to give your home a richer look and feel, but don’t have the money to spend? Here are a few surprisingly easy and inexpensive ways to do so. *** Did you realize it IS possible to make your...