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Bringing the Outside Indoors/Making Patio Space an Extension of the Home
When the weather conditions are just right, a relaxing evening spent on the porch or patio is perfect for enjoying good company and the beauty of the outside world. Wouldn't it be nice to enjoy these comforts regardless of the season?

Shedding Light on Replacement Windows
Windows can bring new life to existing homes by letting in fresh air, flooding rooms with natural light and opening up beautiful views. They also come in all shapes, sizes and materials. Important considerations for selecting the right window are type, material, style, climate and budget.

Simple Tips Keep Clutter at Bay
If yours is like the average American household, you have amassed a collection of unorganized stuff, tucked away in piles or behind closed doors to deal with "later."

Energy-Efficient Solutions for Your Home
For many people, a trip down the lighting aisle can be an overwhelming experience, especially when considering the many energy-efficient lighting options available.

Control the Clutter with Drop Zones
After returning home from a long day at work, a weekend soccer tournament or an all-day shopping excursion, it's natural to want to drop everything and relax.

Tips to Capture Mood, Splendor of the Season with Lighting
As decorations are hung this holiday season in preparation for entertaining family and friends, consider creating ambiance using lighting in the main social rooms of the home, including the kitchen, dining and living rooms.

Holiday Scents Take You Back
The holiday season gives people the chance to take a break from their typically hectic lives to catch up with family and friends.

Create a Clutter-Free Crafting Zone
When creative inspiration strikes, you need to seize the moment and create. But if supplies are strewn from one end of the house to the other and clutter reigns, you may battle a real cramp in creativity.

Revitalize Forgotten Furniture with a Simple DIY Transformation
Putting your own flair into an old piece of furniture or thrift store find is a creative and budget-friendly way to transform unused items into personal treasures.

Colorful Autumn Additions
A nip in the air and the changing color of leaves can only mean one thing - fall is around the corner. While dusting off your favorite sweaters and corduroys, don't forget to dress up your home d├ęcor as well.

Create Your Dream Green Kitchen
Today's newly remodeled kitchens boast more than just rich hues and shiny appliances - they have an eco-conscious ambiance that marries great style with respect for the environment.

Simpler, Quicker, More Efficient Ways to Light Up A Home
When adding energy-efficient upgrades to your home, it's important to ensure even the most fundamental of enhancements - such as lighting - offers the ease of use, reliability and value expected from traditional, incandescent options.