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Glass-Top Table Shattered? Don't Head To The Furniture Store Just Yet!

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You may not realize just how easy it is to repair a glass table on your own after the glass breaks. Usually, these tables are topped with single rectangular or circular piece of glass, which is affixed with silicone to the table body.  Getting your table looking as good as new or even better than before could take you less than a day. Cleaning Up The Mess First, you’ll need to remove the glass pieces from the table, including any shards still stuck in the caulk.…

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How To Decorate Your Children's Bathroom

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Are you moving into a brand new house, or are you redecorating the kid’s bathroom in your present home? Either way, here are some ideas that will help you make the room unique and attractive: Are You Decorating For Boys? - Think of decor that will last from childhood through young adulthood. One idea is to select a sport’s theme. Wallpaper with a baseball motif would be really cute. When the boys are little, you can frame pictures of cartoon baseball players.…

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Fix Your Garage Floor This Spring!

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Now that the weather is warming up, it’s time to get started on routine home maintenance. One of the small chores many homeowners neglect over time is the routine repair of the concrete garage floor. Concrete may seem durable and indestructible, but over time, it can become cracked and pitted – a condition known as spalling. Left untreated, spalled concrete can develop deep cracks that go all the way through the slab.…

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2 Reasons To Have Your Carpets Cleaned

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Carpeting is one of the most comfortable and popular styles of flooring available, but it does require regular maintenance to remain in good shape. Sure, you can vacuum your carpets regularly, but that is only one part carpet maintenance. Removing pet stains and improving your family’s health are great reasons to consider professional carpet cleaning: Removing Pet Stains One of the worst types of stains that you can find on your carpet is a pet stain, usually as a result of one of your pets urinating or defecating on your carpet.…

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Laying A Stylish Foundation: 3 Unique Things To Do With Brick

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The art of laying brick extends back hundreds of years, and modern home owners still use brick in their architectural designs today. While the traditional horizontally lain brick pattern is easily recognizable, it is important to realize that there are many creative ways to incorporate brick into your home. Here are 3 unique things you can do with brick to make your living space more stylish in the future. 1. Replace broken bricks with glazed bricks.…

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How To Prepare A Defense System Using Scrap Iron During A Zombie Apocalypse

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When every functional aspect of daily life deteriorates over night and follows suit with the hundreds of thousands of rotting corpses looking for fresh brains, you will survive because you know how to reuse materials. Of these materials, most of them become part of your personal arsenal, slaying the already dead and living to see another day. Here is what you can do with scrap iron when you are stuck in the middle of a zombie apocalypse.…

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Making An Impact With Your Front Door

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Your front door is not only the first greeting to visitors, it’s one of the most visible aspects of your home’s fa├žade. An attractive front door adds curb appeal to your home. It also has the potential to make an impact from the street. Look for color and design as you select your new front door. Color is Key The color of your door is obvious even from the street, so it has the most potential for making an impact.…

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How To Turn A Room Into A Motorcycle Man-Cave

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Are you looking to make a man-cave in a room of your house? Are you a motorcycle lover and want to make your room look like it? It’s time to go all-out and use these ideas to turn your boring room into a manly motorcycle room that will make everyone jealous. Paint the Walls The obvious choice to paint the walls of your motorcycle man-cave is black. This will make your room really dark, but you might think that’s cool.…

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3 Tips For Sealing An Asphalt Crack

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Though durable and long-lasting, asphalt is still prone to develop cracks over time. Luckily, these can be easily repaired with a tube of caulk-like crack sealant. If your asphalt driveway is in need of crack sealing, read on. This article will present three tips for sealing an asphalt surface the right way: 1. Properly prep the crack. Before you start in with the sealant, it’s vital you do a few things to facilitate proper bonding.…

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Tips For Selling Your Home During The Winter

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The spring and summer are traditionally regarded as the best seasons to sell a home, but sometimes homeowners just don’t have that option. If you need to sell your home this winter, here are a few ideas for making your home more attractive despite the winter gloom outside. Make your home as cozy as possible. When potential buyers walk through your door, they want to be enveloped by the warmth of your house.…

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