Great Ways to Increase Your Home’s ROI in 2021

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Home remodeling was a steady trend before the pandemic, and it hit new heights while everyone was staying home. Although many homeowners and renters have made renovations already, there still might be a few key changes that will help your home’s return on investment (ROI). Remodeling Magazine’s 2021 Cost vs. Value report places a garage door replacement at the top of your …

How to Use Trash Bags for your Move

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Moving can be stressful, but there is a product in your house that can make it a lot easier. Trash bags are a versatile and cost-efficient resource that can help you save time during your move. Here are a few ways to pack like a pro with trash bags. Cover clothing. Instead of taking all your shirts and pants off hangers, …

DIY Summer Slip and Slide with Steelcoat Sheeting

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Summer is here, which means it’s time to break out sprinklers, pools, and slip-and-slides. Instead of going for a costly product, try creating your own slip-and-slide for an extra-long and extra-fun experience. You’ll never want to buy another slip-and-slide after you read just how easy they are to make! Where to start? Location. Find an open area or hill that you …

Bursting Paint Bubbles

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Bubbles. Once a word correlated with happy summer memories, now attached with the frustrations of painting. The occurrence of a bubble, also called a blister, is an annoyance that can take any paint job from a weekend DIY project to a much more labor-intensive endeavor. It is time to say goodbye to paint bubbles and get ready for great painting …

Springtime Gutter Cleaning

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Your next step to a great exterior is giving your gutters a check-in. Gutters can go through a lot of wear and tear in the fall and winter, so it is a good idea to make sure they’re ready to handle the spring rainstorms. Here are six steps to get your gutters prepped for spring. Rainy day check. Wait for …

How to Prep Your Garden for New Plants

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Now that you’ve spent some time on your lawn, it’s time to move focus to your garden. Before you decide what you’re planting this year, you’ll need to clean up your flowerbeds and manage any existing vegetation. Clearing this area up will help prevent weeds and keep your garden looking its best. Make sure to add any organic waste to …

How to Care for Your Lawn After Winter

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Getting your lawn ready for warm weather can feel daunting, so we’ve broken down each step to make it a little more straightforward. Before you get started, remember that all yards are different and can require distinct care and products. We do recommend researching specific care tips for your type of grass and climate. Here are nine steps to get …