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How To Get Rid Of Mice

Posted by on Mar 5, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

No matter how clean you keep your house on a regular basis, there is always a chance that it will succumb to a mice infestation. Fortunately, there are many things you can to do deal with these pests. This is especially true if you try to get rid of the mice as soon as you discover their presence. Here are a few tips that will help you get rid of the mice and rats living in your home. Feeding Sites The first thing you should do to get rid of mice is eliminate all possible feeding sites. If mice can’t find food within your home, they...

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What To Look For When Buying Furniture

Posted by on Feb 24, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When your are looking to buy wooden furniture, you need to look for signs of quality. While you can save some money upfront by buying discount furniture, you may end up paying more in the end to replace your furniture simply because it breaks down too soon. Avoid the hassle by purchasing  quality furniture. Although you will be out more money initially, you will save money in the end and may even have furniture that you can pass on to your children some day.  Use these two signs to identify quality furniture.  Dovetailing There...

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Brain-Boosting Candles: Study-Enhancing Scents For Your Child

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You want your children’s study time to be as fruitful as possible. And believe it or not, you can enhance your children’s study room by getting the right aromatic scented candles.  Peppermint Mental-Kick You should consider purchasing a few peppermint-scented candles for your little ones. Peppermint contains several active ingredients like menthol that stimulate the hippocampus area in your brain. This area helps increase your blood circulation, especially the circulation to your brain. Your blood provides oxygen to your...

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Organize Your Closets For More Space

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

As the new year is already well under way, you have probably set some new goals for yourself. If one of them is to get your clothes closet in order, there are some helpful tips that will make the job a lot easier for you. Be Merciless – Get rid of things you don’t use. Ask yourself if you have worn a certain piece of clothing or carried a certain purse in the last several months. If you realize that you have not picked that particular item out of your closet for quite a while, consider giving it to somebody who will actually use...

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3 Non-Chemical Ways To Get Rid Of Weeds

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Many chemicals, like glyphosate, found in commercial weed killers have been linked to serious health problems like Parkinson’s disease and cancer. The threat of chemical-related illnesses has caused many home gardeners to turn to more natural weed control methods. If you are looking for ways to get rid of your weeds without relying on chemical substances, try utilizing one of these three non-chemical methods. 1. Flame Weeding  If you aren’t shy about being around an open flame, then flame weeding could be an effective way for...

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No More Animal House: Hire Professionals To Clean Your Apartment

Posted by on Jan 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Your college apartment might be the place of dreams, or at least fraternity or sorority dreams. Be honest: it could use a bit of cleaning, couldn’t it? No matter how messy you and your roommates can be, it’s not always easy to clean up after yourself. For this reason, most off-campus college students can benefit from some professional house cleaning. Think it’s not for you? Think about this: Do you have the time to clean your apartment? Your time is important, especially when you are in college. You need to be able to study,...

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Four DIY Living Room Updates

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If your living room is in need for a face lift, there are some inexpensive updates that you can do to make your living room items look as good as new. Updating living room furniture and areas with paint, covers and rugs can make your living room look brand new without new furniture. Here are four DIY living room updates that are easy to do. 1. Update Your Couch Cover If your couch has seen better days but the structure is still sound, a new cover can make your couch as good as new. Reupholstering can be expensive, but these days there are...

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Oriole Attraction: How To Lure Colorful Baltimore Orioles Into Your Yard This Spring

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Baltimore Orioles are one of the most attractive species of birds. Their bright orange and black plumage makes them a favorite among birders. If you live in the eastern half of the United States, you may occasionally see the bright orange birds near open spaces such as parks, roads, or gardens. By learning a few things about their behavior, you will have a better chance of attracting them to your yard. Providing a few basic items may result in hours of birdwatching bliss for you this spring. Think orange Baltimore Orioles are attracted to the...

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Three Tips To Help You Save Money When Using A Moving Company

Posted by on Jan 8, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Working with a moving company is the perfect way to help make your next move less stressful.  Moving companies can help you pack up your items, load them onto the truck and get them to your new abode safely and soundly.  However, moving company rates can sometimes be quite expensive, causing you to believe that they are out of your budget.  Before you do all of the work yourself, use this information to learn more about how you can save money when you hire a moving company. Time Your Move One of the most critical ways that you...

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2 Fool-Proof Ideas For Your Office Secret Santa Exchange

Posted by on Dec 27, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Secret Santa exchanges allow a large group of people to exchange gifts without any one person taking on a huge financial responsibility. Everyone writes their name on a piece of paper, the pieces all get mixed together in a bowl and then each person in turn takes a paper out of the bowl. You buy a gift for the person you select out of the bowl, keeping your selection a secret, and often have a dollar value limit. This works well in large, extended families where everyone is close but the sheer number makes mass gift-giving unaffordable. But...

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