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Basement Designs: Where To Find Your Ideal Plans

Basement designs can range from cozy and simple to elegant and professional - the choice is up to you. Learn more about it here...

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Bamboo Wood Floors: A Good Green Idea?

Bamboo wood floors are all the rage in today's market.... what are the pros and cons of such a flooring option?

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Bamboo Hardwood Flooring

Bamboo hardwood flooring is available in a wide variety of products. What are your choices and who are some of the leaders in the bamboo industry?

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Asthma Triggers: Beware of These Potential Respiratory Distressors

Asthma triggers are many and varied. You need to become a detective of sorts to be able to pinpoint what you need to avoid....

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Asthma Symptoms: What Are They and What Do You Do About Them?

Asthma symptoms, especially in your young child, can shake any parent to the core. Learn the signs and symptoms of asthma here.

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Asphalt Shingles: Types and Characteristics

Asphalt shingles are by far the most popular choice in North America. But how do they rank on the environmental scorecard?

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Allergic Reactions: Your Immune System in Overdrive

Allergic reactions can leave you feeling miserable - and more susceptible to illnesses. What symptoms....

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Allergic Reaction: Allergies in Children and Adults

Allergic reaction: Are you suffering? Do you suspect allergies in children or is your own body also reacting?

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Building Your Home Foundation: How to make the best choice

What type of home foundation should you consider? Read how to narrow down your options and choose the best house foundation for your family. Be careful to...

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Home Energy Savings: Money Stretching Ideas

Here are some innovative home energy savings ideas... Stretch those dollars until they scream for mercy!

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Basement Ideas: Lower Level Living At Its Best

Great basement ideas can turn your lower level into a powerhouse of fun and practicality.

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Home Energy Saving Tips: Some Not-So-Common Hints to Saving Big Bucks

Here are some home energy saving tips that you may have never heard about. Let's "push the envelope" to slash those electric bills!

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Healthy House

Do you live in a healthy house? Here's what to consider if you're building...

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Healthy Home: Is Your Living Space Toxic?

A healthy home is your haven. Suffering from allergies or asthma? What you don't know about VOCs CAN hurt you. Formaldehyde and other toxins can...

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Hardwood Floors: Prefinished or Unfinished?

Hardwood floors may be purchased prefinished or unfinished and then completed on site. Which type is best?

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Hardwood Flooring: Types

Hardwood Flooring adds value and beauty to any home. Here's what you'll want to consider....

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Hardiplank Siding: Ritz Without Rot

Hardiplank siding looks like wood, but costs less and requires very little maintenance. It also has advantages over vinyl siding....

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Green Toys For Kids? Eco Friendly Toys And Why They're Important

Most parents want the best for their kids – and green toys are becoming a part of this. In addition to providing healthy food and a safe place to live, parents have the responsibility of watching out

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Green Roof: It's Not Just "Little House on the Prairie" anymore

The concept of a Green Roof is catching on. Do you know what Apple Computer, Ford Motor Company, and the EPA Headquarters have in common?

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Green Roof Technology: Bare Today, Green Tomorrow

Green roof technology has come a long ways in the past few years. Learn all about your various roofing options right here on this green building site....

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