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Contemporary, rental

New Rental? Turn A Bland Space Into A Personal Haven

Even though she was moving into a rental apartment, Alexa d’Argence was eager to put her personal stamp on it.

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home improvements, wood, repairs

How To Budget Realistically For Home Repairs

If you’re a homeowner and haven’t faced big repair bills yet, just wait. Even in the best-maintained homes, stuff will wear out or break.

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home, aging in place

Older People Fret Less About Aging In Place

Aging in one’s own home, or with family or a close friend, is a widely held aspiration, with 88 percent of adults 50 and older saying it’s their goal in an earlier AP-NORC poll. 

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heat

Beat The Heat: Open Windows At Night, Draw Shades During The Day

Opening the windows at night and pulling down shades during the sunniest part of the afternoon can keep homes from becoming dangerously hot during extreme heat waves.

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Ventilation

How Better Ventilation Can Help ‘Covid-Proof’ Your Home

For two years, you beat the odds. You masked, kept your distance, got your shots. Now, despite those efforts, you, your child, or someone else in your home has come down with covid-19. And the last thing you want is for the virus to spread to everyone in the family or household.

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home

Want To Age At Home Someday? Take Action Now

There’s no place like home. There’s no place like home. There’s no place like home. If you’re old enough to remember watching the Wizard of Oz when it was only on television once a year, you remember that line.

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