What is Wainscoting and Why is it so Popular?

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Wainscoting has been a popular form of wall coating for more than a hundred years. Essentially, wainscoting is paneling that is used on the lower half of walls inside your house. It can be made of wood, marble, ceramic tile, …

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Five Main Things to Know before Buying New Tub

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Some people will walk into a home improvement store expecting to walk out with a new bathtub. However, they did not think of all that entails which deciding to purchase and install a new tub. On the other hand, there …

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Easy Steps to Mounting Track Lights

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Your five-year-old son is going to be the next Picasso, you can already tell. You want to hang his latest masterpiece on the wall and make it the focal point of the room, but how to achieve the effect?

Track …

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How to Diagnose a Smoky Fireplace

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It’s cold and you want to use your fireplace, but you’ve been having problems in the past with it smoking. You can correct your smoky fireplace issue with a few easy steps. Take a gander at these fireplace tips to …

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Ten Easy Tips for Installing a Ceiling Fan

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You may be a “do it yourself” (DIY) expert, having installed countless ceiling fans in numerous homes—both yours and those of various family and friends. However, even though you have the basics down, every DIYer knows: there’s always another trick …

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Five Key Things to Consider Before Applying that Grout

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When selecting a new tile floor, you don’t want to forget about grout. It may seem like a trivial decision to make, but grout color and width will make all the difference in the appearance of your new floor. Before …

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Hot Water Heater Hook-Ups Made Easy

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Hooking up a hot water heater is one of the most common home repair jobs there is. However if you don’t know what you are doing, or don’t know the first thing about hot water heaters, well then you could …

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