Finding Bugs in Your Basement? 4 Ways to Kick Them Out for Good

Are bugs in the basement bugging you? Cool, dark and moist, the underground level of your home makes a perfect habitat for insects. These creepy crawly critters can damage your home’s structure, create a huge mess and even put your family’s health at risk by spreading diseases or causing allergies. If you’re having trouble getting rid of your pest problem, read on to discover four ways you can evict your unwanted tenants for good.

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How to Keep Your Little One’s Teeth Healthy During the Holidays


The holiday season can lead to multiple dental health issues for children, but you can prevent problems with the proper methods. As the holiday season approaches, you must make sure that your children use these tips for keeping their teeth healthy and gums in the best condition.

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Get a Head Start on the Holidays with These 5 Gift Ideas

The holidays are just around the corner. It won’t be long before spices waft out of every grocery store doorway, and sparkly lights shine all around. Warm apple pies will pop up in office potlucks and on windowsills, and cookies will all suddenly manifest colorful frosting. It’s not all candy canes and reindeer, however. It’s also that time of year when you try to find your friends and family the perfect, unique gift. Below are some ideas to get you started. Continue reading “Get a Head Start on the Holidays with These 5 Gift Ideas”

4 Attorney Services You’ll Want to Be Prepared to Use

Most people will have to hire an attorney at some point in their lives. The circumstances may vary, but it’s very common to encounter the legal system in several different ways during your life. Below are four different attorneys with whom you may need to be prepared to work.

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3 Home Fireplace Options for Your Remodel

Few features accentuate a home’s inviting, cozy and even downright romantic atmosphere quite like an indoor fireplace. Beyond simply keeping your abode toasty when the temperatures drop, choosing the right fireplace for your residence’s structure may save considerable cash in the long run and enhance its potential resale value.

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5 Lifestyle Changes You Can Make for a Greener Home

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As we continue to evolve as a society, we are constantly looking for ways to take better care of ourselves. This also includes a concern for the environment. It is no secret that the planet will be vastly different in future generations if we continue at the pace we are going today. In order to do your own small part in correcting the ills of previous generations, you might be looking for ways to make your home greener. This is certainly a positive step to take, so continue reading to learn about five lifestyle changes you can make now to ensure that this happens.

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How Smart Parents Keep Their Homes Clean and Tidy


Smart parents do a lot to give their children lives that are comfortable, healthy, and enjoyable. They often start by maintaining homes that are fresh, sanitary, and immaculate at all times. If you want to maintain a residential space that’s hygienic and organized for your youngsters, these tips can help you in a big way. You should never give your kids a living environment that’s anything less than orderly.

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How to Dress for a Brisk Fall Hike With Minimal Baggage

With a canopy of colored leaves overhead and a chill in the air, fall is the perfect time of year for hiking. However, a jaunt through nature in the quickly changing autumn weather requires a little extra planning. You might be tempted to bring extra clothing and accessories to suit fluctuating temperatures, but all that equipment can really weigh you down. Here are four tips to dress for a brisk fall hike with minimal baggage.

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When You Should Change From a Car Seat to a Booster Seat


Keeping your child properly secured while they are in a vehicle is going to be absolutely vital to their safety, but many parents don’t know when to make the transition from a car seat to a booster seat. Do you go by age? Weight?  Here is a closer look at some of the regulations regarding these types of seats and just a few of the signs that your child might be ready to move up to a booster seat.
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4 Tips to Keep Your Toddler From Fussing During Drives Without Resorting to Screens

The American Academy of Pediatrics advises to keep screens turned off around babies younger than 18 months and to limit screen time for toddlers. However, these recommendations are easier said than done, especially when it comes to long trips in the car. While the on-board entertainment system is a surefire way to quiet a fussy child, these four tips can keep your toddler calm without resorting to screens.

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