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Pet Proofing Your Yard

Keep Your Pets Happy & Safe This Summer
Posted by Alysia Bauer on May 20, 2020 in No Category
Our furry friends enjoy lounging outside just as much as we do. With the weather warming up, they will be wanting to spend more time outdoors which means you have some work to do! Check out these tips to pet proof your yard to keep your four-legged friends happy and safe this summer. Fence The most important aspect of your backyard is ensuring that you have a fence around the perimeter; this keeps unwanted animals out and your pet in. Be sure there are no holes in the fence where a small dog can slip through and e... read more
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Tips for Green Living

How to Go Green at Home
Posted by Amanda Martin on May 13, 2020 in No Category
It seems that more and more people are going green these days. People are drawn to the green-living lifestyle for a variety of reasons including cost, efficiency and, of course, being environmentally conscious. Given the amount of time we all spend in our home, even small changes here and there can have a lasting positive impact. For whatever reason you might choose to embrace going green, here are some ways to start making your home more eco-friendly today! How to Save Energy One of the most direct steps to red... read more
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4 Steps to Create More Space in Your Home

Posted by Malinda McNutt on May 06, 2020 in No Category
With finite space and what seems to be an ever-growing litany of stuff, it can be a constant challenge to not feel cramped in a small space. Now that we our finding ourselves spending more time at home, you may be wondering - how can I create more space? Declutter and Donate or Sell When you have a lot of stuff it's easy to get lost in the clutter, and many ways become immune to it. As we've touched on in previous blogs (Spring Cleaning and Beginner's Guide to Minimalism), one of the simplest ways to increase space... read more
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Tips for creating the perfect outdoor living space With temperatures on the rise (and that we are all stuck inside) we’re sure most of you have been dying to get out of the house. Well, we have some good news for you, we've done the research and compiled a great list of tips for how to create an amazing outdoor living space that will help you enjoy all this time at home. - Landscape It’s almost essential before starting to landscape (especially for the first time) that you develop a plan for what you ... read more
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Beginners' Guide to Minimalism

Decluttering Your Home and Living Mindfully
Posted by Erin Wood on April 23, 2020 in No Category
As we enter spring, many homeowners will begin spring cleaning and clearing out clutter. Decluttering the home has been a hot topic for the past few years. So hot, in fact, that a number of people have adopted a lifestyle of decluttering – otherwise known as minimalism. You’re probably familiar with the minimalism movement. Big-name influencers and Netflix specials, such as “Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things” or “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo” have brought the ar... read more
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