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    Gas Fireplace (Ultimate Design Guide)

    Welcome to our gas fireplace ultimate design guide including popular types of inserts & vent systems, cost and features. As fireplaces become an integral part of the house, many homeowners look for better alternatives to a traditional wood burning fireplace. One of the best options in the market is a gas fireplace which can provide […] More

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    Types Of Chimneys (Design Guide)

    Welcome to our guide to the types of chimneys including popular designs, cost, pros & cons and features. If you live in an area that experiences winter, you might be wondering how best to heat your home. While a fireplace might not be the most efficient way to keep your entire household warm when the […] More

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    Closet Design Software (Best 21 Free & Paid Programs)

    Welcome to our guide to the best 15 closet design software including free, paid, 3D, apps & online programs. This article will give you some of the best online closet design software to assist you in designing and organizing your home closet which can save money and simplify your life. Whether you are building your […] More

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    How to Choose an Accent Wall in Living Room

    Here we share a how to choose an accent wall in living room guide with a variety of creative design ideas. An Accent wall is set off from the rest of the walls in a room giving it a specific look that often creates an attractive focal point. An accent wall can be created by […] More

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    Full vs Queen Size Bed (Dimensions Guide)

    Here we discuss the differences between a full vs queen size bed including sizes, cost, and pros & cons.There are some major differences between a full and queen bed. Let’s start out by looking at the basic sizes differences between the two choices. Then we will break down the actual dimensions. Full Sized Mattress: A […] More

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    Vinyl vs Fiberglass Windows (Differences, Pros & Cons)

    Welcome to our comparison guide for vinyl vs fiberglass windows including major differences, pros & cons and cost. When you’re remodeling your home, you won’t want to forget your windows! With the right choice, your windows won’t only look better but they’ll work more efficiently as well. After all, the right choice can affect how […] More

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    Bedroom Built Ins (Design Ideas)

    Welcome to our bedroom built ins design ideas with different types of cabinets, bookshelves, closets, window seats and more.Built-in furniture has been around for a long time, but the peak of its popularity was during the Modern era, where real estate prices have gone up, and spaces became smaller. Aside from its space-saving features, built-ins […] More

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    Stucco vs. Plaster (Differences & Best Types)

    This guide examines stucco vs plaster including the differences between types of wall finishes, how each material is used, and how to decide which one is right for exterior & interior home applications. Two common building materials, stucco and plaster, look very similar once finished. Many people can’t tell the difference between the two; they’re […] More

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    Modular vs Manufactured Homes (Differences, Pros & Cons)

    Here we share our guide to modular vs. manufactured homes including the major differences between types with pros & cons, cost and features. If you have been doing your due diligence and looking into all the options available to you when building a new home, you might have heard the terms “modular” and “manufactured” homes. […] More

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    Hardie Board vs. Stucco (Siding Guide)

    In this guide we discuss Hardie Board vs. Stucco including what Hardie Board is & how it compares to stucco siding. Fiber cement, or Hardie Board, is a family of building products created by James Hardie Building Products located in Ireland. Hardie board is a cement-based material used to manufacture products formed as planks, trim, […] More

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    Dining Table Dimensions (Size Guide)

    Here we share our dining table dimensions guide including standard sizes for rectangular, square, round and oval dining tables. Dining table dimensions are important when planning the layout of your dining room and when purchasing linens, table cloths, and chairs. No host wants to welcome guests to their home for a holiday dinner and realize […] More

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    Craft Room Ideas (Storage, Decor & Designs)

    Welcome to our gallery of amazing craft room ideas including a variety of designs for different hobbies, interests & budgets. For the passionate crafter, getting organized and having enough space to do your creative works is paramount. Not only will you have an ease and convenience in using your crafting supplies, but you’ll also enjoy […] More

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    Best Paint Colors For North Facing Rooms

    Here we share our best paint colors for north facing rooms including top picks and how to brighten the design. In every home there are four faces: north, south, east and west. Sometimes when buying a house you do not have much control over where the bedrooms, bathrooms or kitchens are in relation to these […] More

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    Dishwasher Dimensions (Sizes Guide)

    Welcome to our dishwasher dimensions and standard size guide including tips on how to measure for your next kitchen appliance. Dishwasher dimensions are standard so they fit most kitchen designs unless you purchase a space-saver dishwasher designed for an apartment or an oversized model for a large kitchen. Still, there may be variations in the […] More

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    Stucco House (Ultimate Design Guide)

    Welcome to our stucco house ultimate design guide including colors, cost, maintenance and finish styles. A stucco house finish is typically associated with the Southwestern United States, Spain, Mexico, and other Mediterranean locations. Today, this cement-like finish made with sand, Portland cement, lime, and water is popular in almost any geographical location and applies well […] More

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    Awning vs Casement Window (Differences & Design)

    In this guide we’ll cover awning vs casement window differences including benefits, price and design. Windows can quickly be divided into two categories — fixed, and venting. A fixed window lets light in, but no air — it does not have an opening mechanism. Venting windows are either ‘hung’ (panes that slide up and down […] More

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    Tile vs Hardwood in the Kitchen (Pros & Cons)

    In this guide we discuss tile vs hardwood in the kitchen including pros & cons, major differences in durability, style and prices. Both tile and wood flooring can be beautiful choices for a kitchen design. The differences between the two will depend on your kitchen style, finishes and personal taste. Tiles in the Kitchen Pros […] More

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    Barndominium Homes (Ultimate Guide)

    Here we share our barndominium homes ultimate guide including details of popular features, kits and prices. Highly influenced by barn style living, these upcoming Barndominium homes are pre-engineered steel buildings with modular components assembled in a professional shop and moved to the construction site. Unlike other modern American homes constructed of wooden frames, these Barndominium […] More

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    California King vs King (Mattress Size Differences)

    Welcome to our guide to California king vs king beds including the differences in size, surface area and price. California King and King sized mattress are two of the types of most common types of mattresses that can be purchased. There are Twins, Twin XLs, Fulls, Queens, Kings, and California Kings. There are other more […] More

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    Jacuzzi vs Hot Tub (Differences, Cost & Features)

    Here we share the differences of a jacuzzi vs hot tub including the cost and other popular features.A hot tub can be an amazing place to relax after a day’s work, hang out with friends and family or just soothe sore muscles. Choosing the right type of hot tub first starts with knowing which one […] More

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