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How to Get Rid of a Musty Smell in Your Basement + Other Nuisances

Opat Suvi / Shutterstock.com If you notice a strong, musty smell whenever you spend time in your basement, you’re probably curious about the most efficient and least expensive solution. Mold and mildew are the common culprits of the unpleasant odor. Naturally, mold spores build up more easily in basements due to their tendency to thrive…

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18 Eye-Catching Updates That’ll Modernize Your Home

If you’re wondering how to make your house look more modern, you might be envisioning an extensive (and expensive) remodeling project that takes many months to complete. Before you dive down that rabbit hole, consider tackling a smaller-scale project to make your home feel more current.  The true cost of a home renovation varies depending…

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20 Easy Home Improvements for Beginners

Considering the fact that you spend so much of your life at home, you owe it to yourself to make sure you create environments you enjoy and that support your well-being. Through a strategic blend of DIY tactics and help from service pros, you’re bound to strike the perfect balance to accomplish your goals and…

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10 Aging in Place Home Modifications for Seniors

With the advent of new technology and home health care services, a growing number of people are choosing to age in place rather than move to assisted living facilities. According to AARP, nearly 90 percent of people over the age of 65 want to stay in their homes as long as possible, and 80 percent…

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Best Shower Flooring Options

© Halfpoint – shutterstock.com When choosing the best shower flooring for your home, consider budget, durability, surface type and maintenance ease. Popular materials include tiles, wood, pebble and acrylic. Look at the aesthetic, cost, and pros and cons of each to find the one that best meets your needs. On This Page: How to Choose…

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Best Paint for a Brick Fireplace

The fireplace is the heart of a home. The reunion place where all the family gathers around. And it’s important to keep it looking pristine with a new coat of paint occasionally. This is an easy home improvement project that needs a few hours to complete and adds a great deal of value to your…

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Best Type of Paint Roller for Walls, Cabinets, Ceiling & Floor

A fresh coat of paint can do wonders for any room. Whether you’re revamping walls, cabinets, ceilings or floors, paint is a home improvement project that stands out without breaking the bank. Our guide features the best paint rollers for a variety of surfaces, to help you ensure the smooth finish you’re looking for. On…

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Best Type of Paint Rollers for Ceilings

Painting your ceilings is an easy task if you have the right tools for the job. The best type of paint rollers for ceilings are those that can deal with the thickness of your ceiling texture. The right foam cover will protect the texture to avoid chipping while spreading the paint evenly. With our suggestions,…

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7 Floor Plans of Celebrity Bedrooms

Celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande spend much of their time doing the same things as the rest of us: sleeping, eating and relaxing at home. The difference is that they get to perform these everyday tasks in more luxurious surroundings than the rest of us. Bedrooms become entire suites, with luxury…

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