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Five Non-Toxic Ways to Keep Pests Away

Five Non-Toxic Ways to Keep Pests Away

Pests such as mice and cockroaches are hazardous and can expose your family to harmful diseases like Rickettsialpox and dysentery. When deciding on the best ways to prevent pests from entering your home or to get rid of pests, you’ll want to choose a method that’s non-toxic to protect your loved ones. Let’s review five(…)

5 Steps to Deep Clean Your Home

5 Steps to Deep Clean Your Home

If you are extremely house proud, or you are trying to raise your standards, you should schedule in a regular deep cleaning of your house. This is the best way to get rid of dirt, stains, dust, and clutter. Often, a light clean can just result in you reorganizing your clutter. However, a deep clean(…)

Where did I lay those car keys?

Where did I lay those car keys?

Losing things seems like a frustrating inconvenience, but the real impact is larger than you might expect. A survey released by Pixie Technology found that Americans spend more than 2.5 days a year searching for lost items and spend $2.7 billion a year replacing valuables they can’t track down. And our busy schedules aren’t helping.(…)

3 tips to help remove toxins in the home

3 tips to help remove toxins in the home

We are exposed to toxins every single day whether we like it or not. There is not one aspect of our lives that is toxin free, but although there is very little chance that we can escape them completely, by adjusting our lifestyle we can reduce the degree to which we expose ourselves and our(…)

Kids’ Room Remodeling for the Long-term

Kids’ Room Remodeling for the Long-term

Parenting is full of milestones, baby’s first words, the first day of school and sending them off to college among them. When it comes to transitioning from the nursery to a “big boy” or “big girl’s” room, it’s a better use of time and money to consider remodeling services that will allow your child’s space(…)

Manage Your Financial Life

Manage Your Financial Life

It is time to take control of your financial life. InManage Your Financial Life: A Thoughtful, Organized Approach for Women, Nancy Doyle offers an objective and straightforward perspective based on a wealth of professional and personal experience. She shares a practical and easy-to-understand system for getting organized, analyzing your financial profile, educating yourself about investing,(…)