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Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"and low maintenance to the kitchen... to go. Easy maintenance. Check it out. I have a white Tresca countertop. I LOVE... about easy maintenance countertops :( I,too,am looking for the name of the material... wonderful. No maintenance required with the matt finish. Easy to clean, hides scratches,... love it! Easy to clean, easy to buff out any marks or discoloration. I've had no problem... contemporary, maintenance free and some of the most beautiful materials you can buy. Su..."
7 Low-Maintenance Lawn Alternatives
Turf isn't the only ground cover in town. Get a lush no-grass lawn with clover, moss and other easy-care plants
"landscape maintenance or your impact on the environment? You plant a low-maintenance... sturdy, easy to maintain, and easy to keep in place. I love my patch that I planted... take some maintenance to establish--there is weeding to keep up with as the plants fill... very low maintenance. Also very soft to the touch, Sigrid. http://www.houzz.com/ph... beautiful. No maintenance and very few weeds to pull. I'm sorry but could I ask if there's..."
6 Wonderfully Easy Roses for Any Gardener
Look like an expert even if you're just starting out, with these low-maintenance gems of the rose world
"these low-maintenance gems of the rose world... roses "easy" may seem like an oxymoron, but there truly are some varieties that are... are low maintenance. Many roses are susceptible to black spot, aphids and fungal diseases... these easy-care beauties and then take the leap.... the'OSO EASY' variety in my garden in vibrant pink color. They don't need much of... maintenence except plenty of sunshine,and I make sure to manure them well too.. Does..."
Design an Easy-Clean Kitchen
"You cook and I'll clean" might no longer be a fair trade with these ideas for low-maintenance kitchen countertops, cabinets and floors
"for low-maintenance kitchen countertops, cabinets and floors... selecting low-maintenance materials, placing things close to where they are used and choosing... quick and easy cleanup. Some are very big time savers, and a few may just shave a little... for the easy-to-clean glass-top electric cooktop, I personally don't care how easy... ideabook on easy-clean bathrooms too - I'm sure lots of us could use some help there..(:..."
Exuberant Self-Seeders for Gorgeous, Easy-Care Gardens
"high and maintenance low with beautful plants that sow themselves... lot of maintenance. See which of the ones below could work for your landscape.... quite so easy when invasives move into unwanted places. I have the wind flowers which... their maintenance. The Parks Dept allows us to put in native or "semi-native" ground... constant maintenance. This same Aster next to Monarda or Persicaria will live beautifully..."
Mother-in-Law's Tongue: Surprisingly Easy to Please
"s low-maintenance, high-impact houseplant fits in with any design and can clear the... and how easy it is to care for. I’d recommend it to anyone, even those who prefer a... It is easy to take care of and will tolerate a lot of neglect. Gknee: that is so... and low maintenance. (I can't say the same about the bamboo, however!) This Phoenix... is low maintenance, doesn't make a mess and has proportions that work in a small space..."
5 Easy Plants for a Romantic Entry Garden
Abundant flowers, a heady fragrance and striking foliage combine for a romantic front-yard garden that's deceptively low maintenance
7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen
Fingerprints, stains, resealing requirements ... who needs ’em? These countertop materials look great with little effort
"workflow easy, I couldn’t understand why the man hadn’t so much as boiled water since... lowest-maintenance countertop. Granite was instantly out, not only because of my bad... pretty easy process. And while I love the look and durability of marble, my family... nearly maintenance-free surfaces to consider for my kitchen — including a couple I... seven low-maintenance kitchen countertops to consider during your next remodel...."
A First-Time Buyer’s Guide to Home Maintenance
"it’s easy to overlook routine home maintenance, especially when you’ve never had... this home maintenance guide for first-time owners. And don’t worry — most of these tasks... 11 home maintenance to-dos you’ll need to handle in the first year of buying a home... dishwasher so maintenance is very easy. Lastly, read the manuals that come with your appliances... circulation. Maintenance delayed is money thrown away. Never delay these maintenance tips..."
4 Fabulously Low-Maintenance Garden Focal Points
Design Workshop: Natural Wood Siding Minus the Maintenance
"cycle of maintenance and accepting weathering as part of a home’s design aesthetic makes... will be easy to repair when storms do damage to it. Maintenance of painted surfaces... relatively maintenance free is invaluable. One of the most over looked exterior woods... as a no maintenance exterior. even the wood left raw is going to be affected by dry... plenty of maintenance. I've also used a blend of steel wool soaked in white vinegar..."
My Houzz: Luminous and Low Maintenance in New Orleans
See the new build that replaced a hurricane-ravaged house, beginning a new chapter for a retiring couple
Great Design Plant: Low-Maintenance Calliandra Eriophylla
Amazingly Low-Maintenance Picks for Outdoor Planters
"require less maintenance and be more sun tolerant and more in line with your carefree summer... clean, easy-to-maintain outdoor planters. Boxwoods, for example, require afternoon... good low-maintenance option for outdoor planters. They need to be cut back only once... pots, is easy to maintain. When one plant begins to look a little wilty or in need of..."
Kitchen Sinks: Easy-Clean, Surprisingly Affordable Ceramic
You get a lot for the price with ceramic sinks, and they're available everywhere. See the pros and cons here
"finish and easy maintenance make the price tag surprising. Plus, they're incredibly accessible... It's easy to see why ceramic sinks shine in kitchens. Their high-end appearance,... looks and easy cleaning. All the advantages of an under-mount sink without the leaky... drop-ins are easy and familiar, the mounting plate can permit water seepage and a breach... These are easy to clean and do not require plastic drain boards for drying. I agree..."