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Fun Backyard Fire Pit Ideas

Summer passes all too quickly for many people, even those who live in climates with mild weather during the fall and winter. For those with an outdoor firepit, summer doesn’t need to end quite so soon. As the evening air becomes a bit crisper, spending time with friends and family around a firepit helps to extend time spent outside by a few weeks to ... Read more

How to Set Up a Stylish and Functional Outdoor Bar

When the temperatures warm up, there is a greater pull to spend more time outside relaxing and entertaining. You might already have your comfortable outdoor space, but what about a place to prepare and mix your favorite libations? Here are some tips for setting up your outdoor bar furniture for Summertime entertaining. Choose Space for Your Outdoor Bar Setup The first thing you need to do ... Read more

10 Excellent Reasons to Install Solar Panels on Your Home

Going solar is becoming more and more popular. People's wish to reduce their carbon footprint is not the only reason why so many people are installing solar power systems. It is also the savings that consumers can make on their electricity bills that is driving the change. So, if you are still sitting on the fence about joining the solar power revolution, read on. ... Read more

Organizational Ideas for the New Year

With the New Year fast approaching, folks are more than likely sitting down with a pen and some paper ready to hash out some resolutions next year. Most of the resolutions will be familiar; eat healthier, exercise more, pick up a new hobby (you know, the things you wanted to do this but just didn’t get around to doing). Instead of rolling out the same ... Read more

5 Tips for a Low-Effort Landscape Design

Traditionally, relaxing in a beautiful yard is one of the best ways to end a long workday or a hectic workweek. However, in this turbulent times of global pandemics, those lucky enough to have gardens and outdoor spaces rely on them as personal sanctuaries more than ever. Not everyone has a lot of time or effort to invest in creating or maintaining a beautiful yard, ... Read more

Social Media: Four Customer Service Tips for Brands

In the digital world, customers are reaching out to brands via social media more than more traditional forms of communication. In fact, brands now realize they need to have dedicated customer service social media staff to handle this. In some cases, customer service and regular social media staff are separate. The following article aims to provide social media customer service tips for brands. 1. Don't ... Read more

Five Reasons Sleeping More Accelerates Your Weight Loss

Whether it's Keto, Whole30, Paleo, the Atkin's diet, or the Lemon Detox, there's always been a popular diet making news in recent years. What's interesting to observe is how often changes in sleep habits occur with those making lifestyle changes and trying new diets. As one Whole30 participant noted recently after cutting out morning sugars and caffeine, "I never would have dreamed how much I ... Read more

Harnessing Sea Power as an Alternate Energy Source

We live in a world where the term "global warming" is often thrown around, but it could be a real threat to our way of life. According to the National Resources Defence Council, freak weather occurrences that were a result of climate change caused $53 billion in damage during 2011 alone. Not to mention that, in the same year, 206 people died from conditions ... Read more
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