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Jennifer Andrews

Thank you for the post! Having holiday guests over can be stressful, especially when your home feels a bit cramped any way. I like renting out a secure outdoor storage unit so I can move some stuff in there while people are over. This way the decorations have more room and so do the people.

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Besides caulking windows and weather strips at doorways, prevent winter's cold air drafts with insulation pads at light switches and receptacles - especially on exterior walls. (Sold at stores such as Home Depot & Lowe's).

Also: utilize layered window panels: stacked to sides during the day - open blinds/shades to allow sunshine to warm house during the day - in evenings, ensure windows locked (creates a stronger seal), close blinds, and pull over panels.

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o woodard
counting the a summmer baby who just so happens to be a city farmer like Oang family in California
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