Emily Hurley


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About me:
Community Manager at Houzz and nester by nature. 
My favorite style:
Eclectic and warm. I definitely know it when I see it, but have a hard time creating it for myself. :) 
My next house project:
We have a 1926 Mediterranean bungalow, that is always in need of *something*. 
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Jessica
When you actually mark your calendar to change your tires from all-weather to snow tires and back.
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Jessica
When you know what a fluffernutter is and like them.

When you've been on a school trip to Old Sturbridge Village.
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cani
Thank you so much everyone!
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Studio M Interior Design
I'd say that it just depends because the first photo of the unpainted brick looks amazing and it would really be a shame to paint over. The second photo looks great as well, but I'd recommend only painting the brick if you can't live with the unpainted look.
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feeny
Old brick--never. New, ugly, cheap brick--yes.
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mollysmom123
But chalk paint absolutely rocks if you're homeschooling in your ugly kitchen. Word.
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Step Away From the Wallpaper: Why Decorating Risks Are Overrated

Want to find your signature style? Try staying inside your comfort zone Full Story
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cistein
I found in Houzz an interesting wallpaper, but couldn't commit to living with a wall filled with weirdos for too long until I found the perfect solution-- framed them and kept them contained, lol.
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There’s a Party in the Backyard, Says a Houzz Landscaping Survey

Entertaining, growing edibles and solving problems are goals for homeowners planning to revamp their yards Full Story
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Emily Hurley
What is the current state of affairs for your own backyard? Vote in our Houzz poll! http://bit.ly/1hjoQo0
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Simple Solar Homesteading
I added a fire pit area to my yard this year and doing more perennial flower beds, berry bushes and fruit trees that require less maintenance.

Our lifestyles change over time and what we want when we are single, have kids, and then retire are usually different.

I am 50 now and kids are out of the house and I want more time to travel and less time taking care of a yard. So more permanent low care plantings and less mowing, digging and trimming as I get older. More walking paths and views of my yard and intimate places to sit and visit.
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Sunny Bears
We have 4 young children and a dog. We grow fruit and vegetables and will continue to do so. The kids love it, and it's a great educational tool. I've read that kids are more likely to eat what they help grow so that's another benefit. The kids love to pick them (sometimes they don't always pick them when they're ready though :)).Like anything, we learn more each time so that makes it a little easier. We use a lot of native plants, and our backyard is a NWF Certified Wildlife Habitat (along with our city).
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Marie Ryan
overgrown bushes, crabgrass for the lawn and a hill out bagck with a ton of leaves, and weeds that need to come out.
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charleee
We had sod installed last year and OMG it's still alive! It looks so much better than the mud and crabgrass we had. And we created this boardwalk Easter Sunday, all I have left to do is put the clear coat on.
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Construction Guaranteed Inc.
I hose dust off all of the time. We don't get much rain and houses can get dirty.
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jn3344
There was no Google Earth back then!

Anyway, is there some kind of Armor-all like product for vinyl siding that freshens it up a bit after you wash it? I am going to need something because I don't want to reside the house before I sell it this summer.
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tsudhonimh
We've tried various repellants, aromatic oils, etc. and unless it's so strong that humans can't stand it either, they don't work on this cat. He ignores the repellants because he wants to kill the toilet paper.

That's why I'm looking for a mechanical solution that requires opposable thumbs.

Dytecture - We try to keep the doors closed, but we're human. In the few minutes between my leaving the bathroom and remembering that I didn't close the door, he can annihilate an entire roll on or off the holder. We had to install toddler locks on most of the doors because he knows how to open them, and protect the critical drawers too.


JudyG Designs ... He's a Savannah cat, a domestic breed.

krf9 - If a roll is on the holder, he just shreds it. We need full coverage, fang and claw-proof protection.
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victorianbungalowranch
Have you tried keeping the paper inside of an empty coffee container with lid.? The new plastic ones are harder to open, and you can use spraypaint for plastic or contact paper to cover up the writing. We use them for the cat food, and despite leaving him over the weekend with a timed dispenser he figured out how to open, he never did get the containers open. Gave them some good bats around the kitchen though.

Sounds like you have a very smart kitty! Mine hates closed doors and is pretty good at opening them too!
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Genevieve
Just like a cat :)) smart !
You could get something of this sort and hang it up on a shorter chain and up high

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Jessica
You didn't say if you are doing your own move or hiring a moving company so I tried to give suggestions for both above. If you are hiring a Ryder, U haul, or other truck to do your own move be sure to check it before accepting it. I've been offered trucks with bald tires, with no gas cap, with no oil, no windshield wiper fluid, and with the front suspension collapsing. Spent 3 unexpected days in Oklahoma City waiting for that truck to be repaired before I could finish the move from Maryland to California.
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Angel18432
My only advice is to start early. Pack items that are not needed. Kitchens are the worst to pack as we usually have so much stuff in there.
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despinach
As soon as you get into your new place, make your bed, vacuum the room and close the door. After a long exhausting day, you will be glad to have it already made :-)!
It also helps if you take photos of gallery walls and bookcases, because you might want to put everything the same place as it used to be!
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Jessica
Oh - use small boxes for heavy stuff like books. No reason to strain your back or have a box burst because you had heavy stuff in it that it wasn't strong enough to contain.
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edithsmom
Jessica, all excellent advice from someone who has had more experience than I would want. I would just add one more...keep all personal papers and electronic devices with you at all times. Do not pack them for the professional movers. Oh, and take the day (or two) off after the move, if possible...you will need time to recover from the stress.
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troysmommy
Lived 32 years in Northern Alberta, only had flannel sheets on the bed a few times, mainly because my mother in law sent them to me as a Christmas gift. Even in that -40 cold preferred plain sheets. Electric blanket? Definitely, but plain sheets.
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rissa14
Flannel in winter Nov-May and cotton for the rest of the year. I prefer my sheets in white including the flannel.
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Life Lessons From 10 Years of Living in 84 Square Feet

Dee Williams was looking for a richer life. She found it by moving into a very tiny house Full Story
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Amen, sister! THIS is a mind frame that is refreshing to read about! I too am a tiny house dweller & love to hear that others are doing the same. Live within your means, folks! You'll thank yourself when mortgage time rolls around and all you have to do is sit back and breath :-)
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Movike Design
Area rugs even layered yes but absolutely no wall to wall in the dining room
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Leslie Brooks
We do, but it is temporary. I hate it.
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Susan Humphries Salop
I love pastels in a cottage or beach house..here is the style I like
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empressmaryjane
Yes if it's done right like this room
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karinwscott
I've got an extra $100,000 in my account b/c I sold 3 homes FSBO. Worth it!
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wgrosenthal
To the general public there are good and bad realtors just like there are in any profession. Things to think about when selling FSBO:

1) Who are you inviting into your home, have they been pre qualified. Why waste your time showing people, who may not even be able to afford your home but enjoy spending time just looking. Did you get a pre approval letter from them? While you clean frantically and make arrangements for your family to be out of the house. Would you invite a complete stranger off the streets into your home if you were not selling then why do it when you are?

2) If there financing goes under, or appraisal issues do you have relationships with banks and lenders, that can save the deal?

3) Did you know you are liable for selling your home even when using an attorney, title company. If something goes wrong not represented correct etc or buyers unhappy or something breaks after the sale,do you know the buyer can come back and you are liable?
(are you disclosing sinkholes in the area, drywall, zoning or undeveloped land use) to name a few

4) I know of two instances that used flat services, one left money on the table because they did not use a realtor and the other company advertised the listing on all the home sites Realtor, Trulia, Craigslist, etc. with the companies number instead of the FSBO the company has realtors waiting to call on your listing, selling other properties listed in multiple listing services.

5) The majority of buyers are represented by an agent, if they are they are you are going to have to pay the agent anyway to get an offer procured. Did you know most realtors can sell your home, while netting more money for you even with the realtors cost in the transaction.

6) Since payment comes up very often as it did by one women's entry, we are bound by talking about fees rendered for our services where I am located lets think of it this way:
What other profession do you do all the work upfront in hopes to get paid. Do you go to work for a hobby or as a professional making a living. Real estate agents are professionals bound by ethical standards that get paid after doing the all the work upfront for you they are trying to support families, pay for school, have car and house payments just like you. They work hard, prior to getting paid, they pay all the expenses upfront on a listing they pay the photographer for you, the sites as Realtor.com etc to advertise on social media for you, fees not cheap. They are working hours behind the scenes going to pitching sessions for your home, calling vendors following up with lenders, going to closing's to ensure the loan gets funded, going to appraisals, spending hours at an inspection, doing all the paperwork, negotiating, going over offers and in a lot of cases generating multiple offers for you all while not being paid yet. For buyers they take people to view multiple properties, pay for gas upfront, spend time doing buyers consults to achieve maximum effort to save buyers time when viewing,help people get loans, preview homes for them etc. then when they do get paid they split it with the agency. You would be surprised if you asked your agent the number of hours they spent for you all in hopes to close a deal and then split it with an agency.

You would not go to any other vendor or professional and ask them for a service then try not to pay them for services rendered so as any other professional you get what you pay for so to speak. Talk to Real Estate professionals interview them and hire the best one you feel comfortable with like any other professional service. Good Luck, as a home is one of the biggest purchases or asset you are going to buy or sell for most people find a Realtor who understands that and treats you the way they would want to be treated!
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m_conn
Would love to add features to office
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cocoanlace
My Very Own Craft Room is my current project! It used to be my quarantine period foster kitty room, but I am transforming it. So far I have collected a pink floral fabric covered dress form, a green framed chalk board, a white framed cork board and gathered up the many floral boxes I've saved over the years. An old white vintage screen door, topped with glass, will become my craft table once I buy some legs for it. A bookcase from the loft will be painted white for supply storage. I'll bring my peg board up from the garage, paint it and use it as an inspiration board. I like to scrapbook, decoupage, sew pillows and slipcovers, create greeting cards and want to try new things. Such fun to look forward to.
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bambamk6552
For me it's our house we just built. Great place to get away & just relax!
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cka1
My favorite home of all time, is our vacation home in North Dakota. Actually, it's not even a home. It is a one room "glorified" garden shed. (320 sq. ft. of loveliness.) We have no electricity, no running water and one of the cutest outhouses ever. My personal little house on the prairie where my soul is nurtured 2-3 times a year.
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Jessica
Donate to the next charity auction you come across and write them off on the taxes next time. LOL!
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lessalt
I'm a seamstress and I like the Rowenta because of the amount of steam it generates. A few years ago I switched to a gravity feed iron which is great but I still have a Rowenta to take on sewing retreats.
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chareal
Companies like Argos here in the UK sell lots of similar irons at around £30. They are probably just as good as each other. However, I would advise to look for one that can stand on its end - mine falls over when I try to store it upright because it's not balanced properly.
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rosecottagehome
Design Tech Artglass, appreciate your more delicate response, well said. Your glass doors are beautiful and I wish they were in my budget. I wish you well.
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J Petempich
I deleted my comments because you are right. Keep it in your budget and there are many really nice doors and windows out there that are factory made if you like the look of glass. Some people think of glass as an art item like an oil painting or water color. It ends up more of a discussion of a passion rather than just a nice looking window or door. I guess I am guilty of that.
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Marie Murphy
Thank you, we'll try that!
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sandrapratt
We tried the special screw kit at first & it did help with some of the squeeks but until we took up the carpet to be replaced we still had squeeks. When you take up the carpet you can see where the nails were in the subfloor, so this is where you start to focus on adding the screws. Then you start walking the floor so you can find out if you got all the squeeks out. There was a place on the second floor in one of the rooms that we had to pull up the nail to get the squeek to stop. We don't know what it was rubbing against but taking out the nail was the only solution we hadn't tried. I love not having squeeky floors.
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Thos. Baker
Christine is right -- mix equal parts fabric softener and hot water in a spray bottle and soak the wall paper really well. It softens and loosens the glue. And, a steamer always helps!

Christi, on behalf of Thos. Baker
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Dona Clara
Gorgeous Wallpaper, would you tell where you got it? Many thanks!
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troysmommy
We did our whole house over a 3 year period. We used the same company each year, but had a budget and did each year what we could afford. Same company also replaced our front door and put in a new sliding glass patio door. We chose to go with a sliding door with a mini blind between the layers of glass. Choose a style that is easy to clean, ours are sliding style but pivot so they can be cleaned from the inside.
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mjdehaan61
I did a full house replacement of windows and learned four things - 1. best to do all windows at once. There's a lot to be said for having the disruption occur for only a few days and then it's over, and you can just sit back and enjoy. I'm SO glad we replaced the windows, even in spite of the hassles (see below) 2. If you are planning a siding replacement anytime soon, do the siding at the same time as the windows. Depending on the type of siding and the type of windows you choose, the installers may have to take some of your siding off to install the windows, as well as put up new exterior trim - if they're going to disrupt your siding that much already, then you'll save future labor costs by having them work on new siding at the same time as the windows. 3. Be sure and double-check any incentives that are available for insulation rebates from either the govt. or your local utility. It can be worth thousands of $$$ to be sure you meet the requirements. And keep track of all your paperwork, receipts, etc. so you can make your application correctly. 4. Don't just take the cheapest quote - and have a contract that specifies the completion date and what happens if they don't complete on time. I tried to save money on a cheap contractor and he kept interrupting my job to take on other jobs. What should have taken him 1 - 2 weeks took him over 4 months! Plus we had a billing dispute when he'd finished. So be sure to specify your contract carefully and get recommendations from his/her previous clients. Another thing he did - one of the windows came in in the wrong color (and with a ripped screen) and he installed it anyway, hoping I wouldn't notice. So inspect carefully before you call the job finished.
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tommypniewski
I moved the desk to the side, so that no one stares at your computer screen from behind and so that you can see what’s going on outside and to your right while working. The desk I placed is the Peter Nielsen Lovig, Danish Modern “boomerang’ desk and its chair is the Herman Miller Eames Aluminium Management Chair I also gave you a AJ Floor Lamp, Black, by Louis Poulsen.

You can place a clock or a piece of art work behind you…(the example is a work I made called the ‘lily canopy’)

In order to let as much light in to the room I placed some harry Bertoia Diamond Chairs and an Eames Elliptical Table.

The lights above are from Frank Gehry’s cloud lamp collection: the Frank Gehry Mamma Cloud Lamp and the cloud 10 floor lamp, you can also place a purple rug underneath the coffee table and the diamond chairs.

All these products are on houzz.

Good luck with making a choice!
April 10, 2014 at 4:53am     
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bronagh52
Alongside the 'sensible seating' have a bunch of these little footstools from Orwell and Goode available in designs with Badgers, Foxes and Owls. Even available as beanbag pouffes too. (Made in Scotland by ex-fighter jet mechanic now designer-really!)
Then make your important guests sit on them all the way through a meeting like its completely normal!
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April 13, 2014 at 4:58am     
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Castanes Architects PS
We have been interested in doing a project with a living wall. Maybe it's something you could try out!
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Jessica
I like having my bedroom on a different level than the main floor. That way it is more private, guests aren't likely to accidentally wander in when searching for the rest room, etc. I'd go for the attic because I like natural light to help wake me up in the mornings. If I sleep in the basement, I'd end up hibernating forever because it's quieter - you don't hear the birds sing, and it's so dark you never know if it is day or night.
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Admirals Bank
@Jessica: Thanks for the input! Yes, natural light is always nice in the morning indeed. For some homes, the basement might not provide the best opportunity for the sun to enter.
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deborita81
Zettlerc - welcome to the Central Coast ! Cambria is beautiful.
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Steven Corley Randel, Architect
...When your commute is a scenic drive.

...your house guests don't want to leave because it is snowing where they live.

...You can wear those flip flops to a restaurant that's going to dent your wallet by several hundred bucks.

...when the last time you turned on your windshield wipers was at the car wash.

...you can see the ocean while skiing.

...you went broke when you bought a house.

...you became rich when you sold that house.
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kathleen MK
Chic and glam looks like Rocky Horror and I don't want photos or other women or horses watching me. The art and colors leave me cold. Charlotte retreat and upper Kirby are ok.
What's sexy about these rooms is no real life clutter like a basket of laundry to put away, stacks of work, and nothing needing repair or cleaning. And no bad fend shui storage under the bed.
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Construction Guaranteed Inc.
I voted. My selection was made despite the multitude of pillows.
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McAdams Remodeling & Design
We resisted doing it for our clients for a while because of the potential problems of having a wood floor in an area where water is prone to get on it. But so many of them want it that you just can't deny them. You do have to be vigilant about cleaning up spills right away and keeping an eye on your plumbing though.
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betsychapin
Yes! Yes! Yes! to hardwood in the kitchen. I have lived with both tile and hardwood in my kitchen and would never do tile again. It's cold, hard on the feet when standing for a long time and high maintenance for cleaning. Now we have hardwood oak floors in all main living areas with 3 boys and 2 dogs that were installed 5 years ago and they still look great.
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pharmchic2007
Thank you sarainitaly! I actually just bought the bed and you made my day so thank you for ALL your help!! XOXO!!! Hope you have a Happy Easter!!
April 17, 2014 at 9:00am     
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sarainitaly
So happy!! :O) Awesome! Buona pasqua to you! So glad I could help!
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sarainitaly
I enjoy it, too. I really want to have some things in our new home that I can say *i did that!*. I am making that same headboard. I have all the materials except the buttons. Waiting on my order! Let me know if you ever make it!
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bluenan
Fake greenery above kitchen cabinets has to be one of my most disliked.
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Nancy Travisinteriors
Sure if you like antiques. Make for a good conversation piece. But does take up a lot of space.
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Mark Bischak, Architect
"Conversation piece" . . . that's a good one.
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sanyusa
i have changed my flatware 2 x in 10 years ... now i got extras in case gnomes get it hehehe
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VizX Design Studios, LLC
Just have kids you will be replacing them every few months. We have so many mismatches and styles I can't keep up. We also have a bunch of glass styles that it's almost a shame. Lol
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barnes29
I was inspired by some friends that decorate their hallway and waiting room (complimentary therapists), each Easter. This spot in my kitchen is perfect for display. The colours of the eggs are so fresh and vibrant that you cant help but feel lifted whenever you walk into the room. I'll be using this tree every year from now on!
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jstvt
Yes, definitely! We host a huge Easter egg hunt for our kids' friends (which also has several Jewish friends in attendance, too)... and so we decorate the house and whatever the yard can handle in Vermont's Easter weather!
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Penny V.
Dave, my religion, or lack of particular denomination does not give me an excuse for behavior one way or another. You seem to assume I grew up in a jungle because my current denomination is "not Christian", and I don't want anyone coming to my door to sell me things, be they vacuum cleaners, or new religions. You have no idea how I ended up that way, but I get a whiff of presumption from your part.

Our society is based upon a certain set of core values, that are not dependent on what church you do or don't attend. I don't mind having a religious conversation with my grandmother's old family chaplain who is by now a bishop, if I run into him at a family event over coffee, but my home is my sanctuary, and I would like to have my peace there. I'm not going to local churches talking about my faith, or my gods, but that is what I liken religious folks to doing when they show up at my door, wanting to be invited in for religious conversations I did not want in the first place. My home is my sanctuary, and my garden is my church, and I would like to have a measure of peace from misguided attempts to save my soul in my church. Besides, my life choices probably take me to your hell already, so why not wish me bon voyage, and let me make my merry way there in peace? ;)

I am polite to most people, but I am not comfortable finding strangers at my door, if I'm home alone in my jammies when the door bell rings.

In its simplicity, I am home alone 10-14 hours a day, I am almost 7 months pregnant and move slowly, and if two men I don't know - even well dressed - come to my door, and I have to answer it, or in my aforementioned example, I'm out in the garden when the proselytizers show up - meaning they and their "message" are between me and my way into my home, I don't care if they've got legitimately good intentions for my soul or not, if I have a big dog, or a gun, or a pepper spray, or a garden implement within reach, I will most likely have it prepared for use, just in case. I haven't needed to use one yet, but in light of my previous experiences with strangers who appeared to have "good intentions", and my work background that exposed me to the criminal element in society, I have very few illusions of the "safety" I could get from being polite or acting "Christian", I'm not willing to take unnecessary risks.
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callaleonard
I don't answer the door. There are too many bad people out there. If i am caught outside or accidentally answer the door i say in an irritated tone "i don't have time for this." And i walk inside and shut the door. The solicitors aren't affected but the religious ones learn because its often the same people.

I wish they would leave me alone, i dont bother them in their homes.
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vesperholly
Living in a rural community when I asked the city where the property lines for our house were I received a print out from google maps with yellow lines and told its good within a few feet. Yeah I feel confident.
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mairece
@Kris, get an "outside" dog or a small dog. The deterrent is many times in the bark rather than the size.
@vesperholly, LOL! Don'cha love it? Believe me, that happens in the cities too.
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wyndyacre
Yes Rick...I use it alot! We built it from salvage materials 12 years ago and I have used it for seed starting, division growing and heated it to winter over my tropicals and cactus collection ever since.
I start lots of different perennials and vegetables from seed, do cuttings of shrubs and "grow on" divisions of different plants also for my one acre garden.
For 7 years, while I worked seasonally as a horticulturist I also had a massive plant sale at home every May and used the greenhouse and coldframe to prepare for that also. I got a fulltime job as a gasfitter 6 years ago and don't do the sale anymore but still love my little GH for my own gardening pleasure.

You can see more photos of the GH, coldframe and gardens in my Ideabooks...labelled Wyndyacre's Garden.
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Just picked out the flagstone in Cartersville, GA to start landscaping for a path. Hopefully we will have it delivered by mid-week. Will start laying out the area or framework for the basic path by removing grass and leveling off this weekend (that is, if it ever stops raining here.)
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Circle Goods Reclaimed
This will be the ceiling and flooring for a grain bin that is connected to our home and will become the master suite on top and the living room on the bottom. For our country home:)
April 15, 2014 at 10:10am     
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Bill Yockey
The best of both world--a small college town in Ohio, Small enough to know to have deer walking downtown, big enough to have really great restaurants, and close enough to the bigger cities.
April 15, 2014 at 10:35am     
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Nicolette MacCallum
Thanks for the tips!
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Wicker Paradise
Great Ideas! Thank you :)
April 11, 2014 at 2:08pm     
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kathleen MK
I do hope Tim Curry will be serving drinks in the library. Mrs. Peacock hiding a revolver in her handbag;-)
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