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Oct 29

Housewarming gift ideas and wishes

Housewarming gift ideas and wishes

housewarming: a party celebrating a move to a new home.

A housewarming party is a party traditionally held within approximately 10 days of moving into a new residence. It is an occasion for the hosts to present their new home to their friends, post moving, and for friends to give gifts to …

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Oct 28

Color obsession: Decorating with deep ocean blue

Decorating with deep ocean blue

A deep ocean blue is such a relaxing color and can even overtake your soul with a feeling of nautical freedom (if you allow it!).So, let’s discover some great decor in deep ocean blue.

1. Dudley Area Rug, $549. homedecorators.com. 2. Avia Embroidered Pillows, $135 for set of 2. homedecorators.com. 3. Storage Bin with …

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Oct 17

Pros and cons of a septic system

conventional septic system

Pros and cons of a septic system

Benefits of a septic system

  • Once it is in, is should only cost the electricity to operate
  • Can give you a nice lawn
  • Can be installed in remote locations
  • Low maintenance

Downsides to a septic system

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Oct 08

Water Well Basics

Water well basics

A water well is a structure created in the ground by drilling to access groundwater in underground aquifers. The well water is drawn by a mechanical pump.

The benefits

A water well:

  • Will provide unlimited water at only the cost to pump it out (once installed)
  • Can be cleaner than municipal water sources
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Oct 01

A list of things every man needs at home

A list of things every man needs at home

Call them bachelor pad essentials or modern man needs; I call them important! Whether collaborating on a dream home with the wife or creating an epic bachelor pad, here is a list of the things every man needs at home.

1. A place to sit and eat (a coffee table doesn’t count) …

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Sep 23

Apple TV to be the Hub for the Smart Home

Apple TV to be the Hub for the Smart Home

Apple is getting close to rolling out its smart home plans in a big way. The company recently pushed out a little noticed update to its set-top box, Apple TV, to make it support HomeKit. HomeKit is Apple’s protocol for allowing connected home gadgets to …

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Sep 22

Benefits of building a water feature

Benefits of building a water feature

One of our favorite partners, Ben Mejia, owner of Sunshine Landscape Design, shares with us some of the benefits of building a water feature.

Have you ever though about adding a water feature? You might be thinking: What are the benefits of building a water feature? There are several key benefits …

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Sep 04

The best places in Austin to watch football

The best places in Austin to watch football

To help you with the ever important decision of where to watch the big games, here is a guide of some of Austin’s best neighborhood spots for football. We hope you find a new favorite haunt, or get inspired to sample the fun offered by each …

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