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How to Prepare Your Home for a New Dog
Bringing home a new dog is an exciting and slightly nerve-wracking experience. Will Fido chew through everything you own? Will you be a good dog parent? Will your new dog get along with the family? The good news is that, when you prepare your home for a new dog, you can take out a lot of the guess-work.
Garage Door Maintenance to Keep It in Tip-top Shape
While it’s easy to ignore a slow or squeaky garage door, those little annoyances are actually signs the door soon won’t be opening at all. Before a big problem interrupts your daily routine and becomes a costly repair, try these easy maintenance chores to keep your door working smoothly.
How to Keep Deer and Other Pests Out of the Garden
The reality of gardening, especially vegetable and fruit gardening, is that nature has a taste for all those lovely plants. Pests can become such an intolerable nuisance that they end up spending more time in the garden than you do, making a big ole mess as they go along.
How To Refurbish an Old Deck
In the summer, the deck is probably the most frequented and well-used part of your home. Naturally, with all the barbeques, kids, family, pets, and sunset cocktails, it may start to look a little worn. Sun, water, and wind will also take its toll and cause the finish to peel, the boards to splinter, and the wood to rot.