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'Not My Precious Books!' — Pain-Free Ways to Declutter Your Library
Have your books and neatness too, with these ideas for paring down and straightening up a beloved collection
"to run out and repurchase books I've cleared out. I just love the look of a cluttered... I move out the furniture, bring in the ladders and take out every book and vacuum... kind of a waste of life to have to take out all the books and clean them and the shelves... figuring out what works for you. I never thought I would say this, but we actually... someone else out there that gets where I am coming from! lol I am a voracious reader -..."
7 Tips to Get With a New Minimalist Mentality
Feeling overwhelmed by your stuff? Here's how to pare down, simplify and keep just what you need and love at home
"you’ve wasted, but holding onto stuff you don’t want or need is not the answer."... cleaning out the office - we just need to torch it." Glad your latest alarm was just... Check out Miss Minimalist's website...she was another source of inspiration during... Cleaning out after 25 years was a wrenching experience at times not to mention a lot... things out of the old home place yet. My Aunt, always the "fixer", decided to renovate..."
How to Design an Accessible Shower
"coming out beside the 1 1/2" waste pipe for the vanity? As after many of Betram's... figure this out. Place something in front of your tub which acts like a step. While standing... opened out into the room rather than into the shower. I like the access to the controls... opening out is something I always see inspectors check on. Using a bathtub is going... helps out down the road as well if the tub is converted into a walk in shower. JW..."
My Houzz: Midcentury Modern Style Transforms a Vineyard Bungalow
Spectacular surroundings and iconic design inspiration meet in a major overhaul of a 1960s Ontario home
"the girl out of Toronto but you cannot take Toronto out of the girl"....didn't sit... looks out of place in that setting - especially with the garage left in the old style... Haik J. - Out of place? - a little - probably because of the "solid block" feel from... check out the custom reclaimed furniture at Rebarn in Ontario, barn beam benches... check that out! @homelvr, yes, the garage needs work (understatement). But our budget..."
14 Ways to Make More Money at a Yard Sale — and Have Fun Too
Maximize profits and have a ball selling your old stuff, with these tips to help you plan, advertise and style your yard sale effectively
"watch out for thieves. Keep any small items, like jewelry, near the check out table... took it out...posted a large sign stating : SALVATION ARMY.....truck pulls up---everything... checking out the boobs. ;) great ideas, i like how things are staged to entice buyers... your sale out. If you have items on shelves in the garage that are not for sale put a... ly go out later in the day, to benefit from all the “leftovers”, that sellers are..."
Dealing With Pet Messes: An Animal Lover's Story
Cat and dog hair, tracked-in mud, scratched floors ... see how one pet guardian learned to cope and to focus on the love
"in and out all day! My vacuum is always out! But my critters make my house my home... not wash out their collective "fragrance". How many nights do I bolt out of bed from... didn't find out about til I tried to take it out of his mouth - where it had started to... to go out for food etc) So I do keep an eye out. As I said he does it when we leave... birds get out----immed pull down ALL fly strips you might have---don;t ask me HOW I know..."
So You Want to Build: 7 Steps to Create a New Home
Get the house you envision — and even enjoy the process — by following this guide from a seasoned architect
"living out of a suitcase at my Mom's than in our real out-of-state home. We did select... builder pull out some drywall at the builders expense so he could sign off on the clip... Picking out all of the fixtures and furnishings is quite a task and if I was employed... picked out. The biggest mistake we almost made was in the kitchen cabinets. Our... inside and out. I was really lucky to get a great lot for cheap (foreclosure). Building..."
How to Tackle Your Home To-Dos
"which I pull out each September. That list includes calling for professional furnace... hired out. Since the tiny jobs are the ones that tend to be forgotten, I'm sure... we're out and see LED's we can check to see what size we might need that has come... spread out the light and deep cleaning appropriately. It also has a To-Do list and... turned out!!!! I've used this method for years but it doesn't help me any further..."
10 Tips to Start a Garden — Can-Do Ideas for Beginners
Green up your landscape even if you're short on time, money and knowledge, with these manageable steps for first-time gardeners
"lawn, pull out those ornamental and plant fruit trees, bushes, herbs and other useful... easy! She pulled out some graph paper, divided the yard into 6 sections and said we'll... easy to pull out. May not work as well in deep shade spots. Then each spring thereafter... started out with sandy, depleted soil 8 years ago, but top-dressing my perennial bed... digging out plants) for 1 year to see what you already have, bulbs, perennials, self-seeded..."
Let Lilac Love Flower This Spring
Whatever you bestow or receive for Mother's Day, lilacs can be an unmatched gift in the garden in May
"just went out a snipped a few. The air smells completely of lilacs when you step out... down, pulled up a 10 inch shoot and brought it home and planted it in my backyard... lilac at out first home in Dallas only to have the Texas heat kill it. I remember... checking out the National Technical Institute for the Deaf at RIT. Lilac thieves unite... check out the Southern Bloomers for sure. Talk to a local nursery to find the best..."
Laminate Floors: Get the Look of Wood (and More) for Less
"to move out and take all the furniture with me, so that is out of the question. Also... ready to pull his hair out when he was finished. Though I must say he did a wonderful... able to pull out a dishwasher after it's been installed if it needs repair. There... printing this out to take with on my laminate flooring shopping trip! @bepsf - I certainly... in and out of the garage. We've been looking at laminated floors again as a possible..."
6 Must-Know Lessons From a Serial Renovator
Get your remodel right the first time, with this insight from an architect who's been there too many times to count
"makes waste and making lists or keeping sources (Pinterest is a good place to keep... started out changing the paint color, then counter top to match new color, then new... knock out this little divider wall that we have hated for 20 odd years. Oops, call... change out the ugly switches in the kitchen for new switch plates that coordinate... smooth out grout lines so wood flooring will lay correctly. To the present moment:..."
How to Light a Kitchen for Older Eyes and Better Beauty
Include the right kinds of light in your kitchen's universal design plan to make it more workable and visually pleasing for all
"paint out your dark stained cabinets, consider lightening the walls and ceiling with... help you out if you're concerned about glare and reflection. Would you mix shiny brass... PLUS lay-out and all materials, the best source to avoid shooting yourself in the foot... Check out the NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association) and see who's in your... phaisng out the good lights so get them when ou see them. IMO the "good" lights are..."
Master Bathroom Choices: One Sink or Two?
"for? I pull out a drawer and prop my stuff on that until I am done with what ever... other crap out 24/7? Everything of ours is always put away if we're not using it, the... thing ever out is the handsoap and a box of tissues. This is a great article! We have... time I'm out the coffee is ready! Perfect! Having the sink in a separate room from... can blow out the bathroom when remodeling or need to. I guess we're crazy. We have..."
Lessons in Living Comfortably: Embrace the Scratches and Dents
"quarter. I pulled out another platter and that was that. Bet he stays out of people's... picked out materials, took out a 30 year mortgage....and then I cried like a baby... He came out and said, where did you get that platter? I said, my mom had it (she was... to get out the Old English and go over a couple of end tables with it. I don't mind... things out in the weather, to make sure they looked well worn. For me, that is going..."