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R&R in the great outdoors: 3 ways to transform your outdoor living space

As Americans increasingly appreciate the therapeutic benefits of nature, theyre putting more thought and effort into creating beautiful, comfortable and functional living areas outside their own homes.These days, such outdoor havens are considered valuable home extensions rather than underutilized corners of your yard. More than 70 percent of U.S. households now incorporate outdoor living spaces, reports one survey, and nearly 70 percent use those areas at least weekly in season.A favorite material for such havens is Western Red Cedar, a... read more
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5 steps to wake your lawn up for spring

There are a lot of things people miss during the winter — flip-flops, shorts and warm sunshine. But one of the things homeowners miss the most is the sight of green grass.For months their lawns go into hibernation and disappear under a blanket of snow. Once the temperature starts to rise and the days start getting longer, many...
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4 ways hardscapes can add value to your home

Outdoor hardscape projects add resale value to a home as well as bring extra enjoyment to homeowners while they are living in the home, according to the Remodeling Impact Report: Outdoor Features by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP).The report confirms that investing in landscaping and hardscaping is a win-win,...
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Ideas to help you reap big rewards from your garden

Get active outdoors with a hobby more satisfying than binge-watching another television series. As a pastime, gardening can help you eat delicious, more flavorful food while transforming your patio or yard into a colorful hangout for butterflies and bees.Many people dont realize how easy it is to have a fresh supply of crisp veggies, fragrant herbs or fresh-grown...
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5 tips to feel better immediately during spring allergy season

From flowers poking through the ground to ditching heavy winter parkas, its easy to look forward to spring. Unless, of course, you have allergies. Then, the path to warmer weather and additional daylight could be marked with watery eyes, sneezing and a runny nose. Makes it hard to be excited, right?It doesnt have to.While spring carries its own...
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