September 2018

Jump-Start Your Kitchen With These Minimalist Essentials

Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Home Advice

These 22 Kitchen Tools Will Get You Started On Your Path To Culinary Success Or Delicious Downsizing

1. Stock pot.
2. Saucepan.
3. Wooden spoon.
4. Skillet.
5. Dutch oven.
6. Mixing bowls.
7. Colander.
8. Cutting board.
9. Baking sheet.
10. Baking dish.
11. Measuring cups and spoons. 
12. Whisk.
13. Chef’s knife. 
14. Serrated knife. 
15. Paring knife.
16. Honing...

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6 Tips for Downsizing

Posted on Sep 17, 2018 in Home Advice

Make the most of your small space with careful planning and smart design strategies.
TIP 1: Plan ahead
TIP 2: Determine your lifestyle needs
TIP 3: Find purpose
TIP 4: Keep clutter out
TIP 5: Think quality and multipurpose
TIP 6: When in doubt, get an objective opinion

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How to Light the Front of Your House

Posted on Sep 14, 2018 in Home Design Ideas

Find out about 6 common outdoor lighting features and the right ways to use them

1. Path lights. 
2. Step lights.
3. Lanterns.
4. Pendants.
5. Spotlights.
6. Downlights.

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To-Dos: Your September Home Checklist

Posted on Sep 11, 2018 in Home Advice

Prep your home for cooler weather with these tasks to do in an hour, over a weekend and during the month.

Things to Check Off Your List in an Hour or Less
1. Cozy up with warm layers.
2. Order firewood.
3. Check safety devices.
4. Set up a homework or project area. 
Tackle These Tasks Over a Weekend
5. Clean leather furniture.
6. Remove window AC units.
7. A...

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