Picking and Caring For The Best Type of Grass in The South

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Best Grass Picks for the South

Well as we said in our last blog post  The Importance of Gaining the Right pH for Growing a Beautiful Lawn Spring has sprung here in the South and we are in the full swing of preparing our lawns for the warm summer season ahead.  I am sure wherever you are you are probably doing the same.

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The Importance of Gaining the Right pH Level For Growing a Beautiful Lawn

The Importance of pH levelsSpring has sprung here in the South and we are preparing our turf lawns for the Summer ahead.  If you have already been into your local home improvement store in search for the right fertilizers, weed killers, and insect control without first testing your soil nutrients and pH level you’re making a big mistake.

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Hiring a Reliable Contractor is Easy When you Follow This One Rule

Since we’ve released our Home Improvement Binder in our recent blog Conquer and Crush Your Projects Using Our Home Improvement Binder we felt it would be important to share some instructions on how to use some of the elements in it.  So, every week we will be writing on different elements of the binder.  In this article, we will be focusing on hiring a reliable contractor by following this one simple rule.

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1 Easy Plan You Can do to Help Your Family Survive a Fire!

House Fire Safety

Most people today have super busy schedules. Days filled with caring for children, spouses, parents, pets, school, cooking, cleaning, family activities, yard work… and because of that we can easily overlook putting together a very important plan that could help us and our families survive a fire emergency.  So let us help you think it through to get it done!

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Make Radon Testing Part of Your Spring Home Check-Up

I know you’ve heard that Spring is the time when we need to inspect our home smoke detectors but did you know that January is National Radon Action Month.  It is a time when healthcare agencies urge all Americans to have their homes tested for Radon.

If you’re asking yourself right now, “What is Radon?” then you know that you need to keep reading.

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One Simple Way to Transform Your Artificial Tree Fast

 

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If you have an artificial tree and you are struggling to make it look real, I have one simple trick that will completely transform your tree fast.

We had a love hate relationship with our artificial tree for years, but our desire to have a  pre-lit, hassle free tree while our children were young was at the top of our list.  Even though it never quite looked as good as the real deal, we were willing to live with it because of the convenience.

 

 

 

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How to Re-Purpose Your Un-Used Fireplace

Build a Faux Stacked Log Fireplace Insert

If your looking for a great way to re-purpose your non-working fireplace this is a great way to do just that.  We helped our daughter build this one for her fireplace and she loves it!   It is an inexpensive way to stop drafts and refresh an empty un-used fireplace.

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