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Top 5 Pieces of Outdoor Art to Spruce Up Your Patio

Apr 27, 2012 by Outdoor Art Pros

Have you taken a good look at your patio and finally realized that you are really not putting this space to good use? Your deck or patio should essentially be an extension of your home, and with the right outdoor décor, it can be. Here at Outdoor Art Pros, we have all the right pieces that will make this space as inviting, comfortable and memorable as the rest of your home.

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5 Trends in Bathroom Retreats

Apr 04, 2012 by MeCC Interiors

Though overall renovation budgets may still be on the wane, master ensuites seem to be one place where compromise and economy are secondary to luxe finishes. Hotel inspiration is common, with features such as TVs integrated in mirrors , door-less showers, and ultra high-end finishes being coveted.


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Buying a Surge Protector

Jul 13, 2010 by Lowe's

Being plugged in and wired is a good thing – until a sudden change in the power supply damages your tools or toys. Whether it’s in the home office or game room, you’ve invested a lot in your electronic equipment. Safeguard your tools and toys from harmful power surges and spikes.

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Bathroom Renovations

Oct 01, 2006 by Plumbing Mart

Before you tackle a complicated project like renovating your bathroom or adding a new one, it might be wise to assess the time and effort you can devote to producing the results you want. Fitting a faucet is one thing, installing a complete shower enclosure is something else entirely.

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5 Bathroom Design Trends for 2012

Mar 06, 2012 by MeCC Interiors

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), a non-profit trade association that has educated and led the kitchen and bath industry for more than 45 years, conducts an annual member survey to identify the latest trends in bathroom and kitchen design. Based on 350 responses throughout Canada and the United States, here are five (5) bathroom trends for 2012. Note that four (4) of the trends also cross over to Kitchen Design.


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Is Any Tool More Versatile Than a Router?

Jul 19, 2010 by Lowe's

We don’t think so. But we do think that the more you know about your router, the more you’ll enjoy using it in your own shop.

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Elegance In Renovation

Nov 01, 2005 by TQ Construction Ltd

This beautiful home in British Columbia underwent a major face lift to both the interior and exterior. The homeowners can now get much more enjoyment out of all the natural beauty on this property. T.Q. Construction added a den, a new kitchen and a master suite.

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Kitchen Remodel Transforms Quality of Life for Mobility Challenged Homeowner

Jan 31, 2012 by Kitchen Magic Custom Refacing & Cabinetry

Kitchen Magic was asked to create a functional kitchen for this wheelchair bound homeowner who lived alone and had struggled with inaccessible space for many years and was greatly limited when working in the kitchen.

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Revamped 80's Family Room

Jan 16, 2012 by Clements Interiors

Problem: An outdated 1980’s family room with an awkward rounded fireplace with ineffective storage using up an entire wall in the room, has two entrances which divide the room in half.

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Retro Refashioned

Dec 09, 2009 by Rocket Renovations

A 50’s sensibility is modernized with a clean-lined contemporary look – making a young couple’s dream kitchen wishes come true.

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Family Room Renovation

Nov 08, 2011 by Interiors By Carolyn

Two wide entrances and a railing that was limiting traffic flow became awkward and unbalanced for our client who spent very little time in this cozy family room. To make matters worse, storage was non-existent, the furniture was bulky and the room felt like it was closing in on them. An oversized open corner mantle on the heavy oak fire place looked out of place and off scale. Our clients wanted a space that they could come home from work, relax, and spend more time with family and entertain friends.


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Garage Door Opener and Accessories Buying Guide

Jun 29, 2010 by Lowe's

Tired of getting out of the car into the bone-chilling night air to open the garage door? Imagine how much easier it would be to be greeted by an opening door at the touch of a button. Install a garage door opener and enjoy the comfort and safety of automatic access to a safe, well-lit garage.

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Bathroom Magic Renovation of the Month

Nov 01, 2011 by Bathroom Magic

Bathroom Magic always delivers what the customer wants. We completely renovated this residential bath by replacing the existing cabinetry, countertops, floors and shower. The room is now warm, yet sleek – transformed with the an elegant yet durable material -- Corian®! The beautiful results speak for themselves.