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(TNS)—Will you be traveling solo with kids or grandkids? Here are five ideas to ensure that good times are had by all. Bring backup.Of course, you want to spend time with the kids, but every grown-up deserves a little R&R on their own holiday. Bring along a favorite auntie, your college roommate...
Our homes harbor more than just our families and possessions. Home is also where pollutants, allergens, and other irritants accumulate and thrive, with possible harmful effects on our health. Here are some simple steps homeowners can take to improve the air quality at home and increase their comf...
(BPT)—Basements are back. With houses at a premium and proliferation of DIY how-tos, more homeowners are feeling inspired to reclaim unused space. Updating your lower level is a sound investment. REMODELING magazine’s 2016 Cost vs. Value Report put the average basement remodel at $61,303, with a ...
Having limited outdoor space is no reason to curb your love of gardening or to settle for less than a thriving green space. From tasty fruits and veggies to flowering plants, trees, and shrubs, container gardening is a great way to enhance your small deck or patio, say gardening editors at HGTV. ...
Do you like to eat locally? While the summer has an abundance of fresh produce for you to grab at your local farmer’s market, as fall hits, many wonder what local produce is still available. Below are the top five things to eat this autumn, available in most regions in the country. Apples! All ha...
Homeowners are parting ways with traditional bathrooms and kitchens, taking a walk on the side of contemporary and transitional, according to the 2017 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends Report by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA). Their preference is as clear as black and white (er, gray a...
(TNS)—As we age, even a house that has been a home for decades can become an obstacle course or pose unexpected problems. AARP suggests these modifications for your home: Vision Make sure lighting is adequate on exterior pathways, porches and doorways. Improve lighting on stairs, such as with nig...
Fall is just about here, and it’s a great time for homeowners to tackle home maintenance items in and around the house. Doing these tasks will help protect their investment, too! Caulk and seal around exterior door and window frames. Look for gaps where pipes or wiring enter the home and seal th...
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Before planting a tree, building a deck, or even replacing or relocating your mailbox post, think about what could lurk below. The regional utility company Eversource is partnering with electrical, gas, telecommunications, and public water suppliers across the nation reminding weekend warriors an...