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How to Protect Your Property from the Elements

Fall and winter storms are around the corner and can take a real toll on your home. If you own Tampa real estate, for example, the area is prone to hurricanes and tropical storms, in autumn, while places in the north may deal with blizzards and other inclement conditions. No …

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5 of the best ways to add value to your home

Making your house feel like a home to you can be fun but if this isn’t your forever home, you really should be focussing on adding value when you make changes. If you were to make changes that negatively affected the value of your home, for instance, you might come …

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5 Sneaky Tricks to Make Your Living Room Look Expensive

The living room is where life happens and is arguably the most important room of a home. This is the first room any guests will see so you will want it to reflect your personal style and taste. It is common that personal budgets do not match personal tastes. This …

Tuft & Paw: The West Elm of Cat Furniture

Cat ownership can be a joy, but it does come at a price. Fur-covered clothes, litter box cleanings, hairballs, and distressed sofas are just part of the package. But for many cat parents, the worst part of owning a cat is the evil necessity of ugly cat furniture. Many pet …