Home and Garden

5 Easy-to-Grow Plants that make your Florida Garden Shine!

Congratulations on moving in to your new home or space! Now that your furniture is all settled, have you considered how to enhance your landscape and garden? Gardens add value to your home and really help to express personality and creativity. Not to mention, gentle gardening can be fantastic for your overall health and well-being. …

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10 Energy Conservation Tips – Bring Down Your Utility Bills and Help the Planet!

1. Lightbulbs!  Lighting can take up a large portion of your home’s energy costs, 11% on average, but replacing old incandescent bulbs with newer lighting can dramatically reduce that. You’ve probably seen those odd spiral-shaped light-bulbs in appliance stores and other people’s homes. They’re called Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs) and they consume a whopping 75% …

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These Inexpensive Changes Can Make Your Home Seem More Up-to-date

Are you getting ready to sell your home and considering how much work you should put into it before it goes on the market? To remodel or not to remodel?  To answer this question one must ask “what’s important to the prospective buyer”?  In my experience there are generally three kinds of buyers: The investor …

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