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If you think the top indicator of a clean house is it must smell like a pine tree–or worse–Greg Nicklas of Maid Brigade of Portland would like to clean yours. [Read More]
01/13/2011 (06:38 AM)
We’ve all done this: Gone to the last place we put something, only to find it’s not there anymore. Or while rooting around in the pantry for dinner, we discover a container of something that expired … 2 years ago. Or while working away in our home office, we realize we need a document for an impending conference call, and it’s nowhere to be found. (And you just had it!) On average, a typical American wastes 2 months per year looking for things they own or know they have somewhere, but can’t find. Sixty days! [Read More]
01/13/2011 (06:40 AM)
As a busy father of four, I’m always looking for ways for my family to have an easy and fun activity that everyone can enjoy in the comforts of our own home. One of the highlights of my life is coming home to Friday Family Night. I love spending several hours with my children and relaxing after a long week of work. [Read More]
01/13/2011 (07:08 AM)
Everyone who has a home wireless network setup realizes just how useful this home feature is for everyday computing. All you need is a wired connection and a wireless router to broadcast a secure online (i.e. Internet) signal throughout your house (usually 100-300 feet of reception in all three directions). Best of all, with today’s Internet security applications out there and built-in wireless security, almost all wireless computing is just as secure as wired computing. [Read More]
01/13/2011 (07:10 AM)
We are officially into the holiday season–having lived through the biggest American feasting day of the year– Thanksgiving.  How can we get through December’s myriad holiday parties and endless supply of Christmas cookies, candy and juicy hams without putting on extra pounds?  [Read More]
01/13/2011 (07:11 AM)
We all know we are supposed to exercise daily. Most folks have stories about a treadmill that doubles as a coat rack or planter in their basement. Many have purchased expensive gym memberships that go unused. What’s going on here? [Read More]
01/13/2011 (07:12 AM)
Help keep your roof in tip-top shape and forestall repairs or replacement by following these steps: [Read More]
01/13/2011 (07:16 AM)
Many first time homeowners find themselves quickly overwhelmed by simple everyday repairs. If they have never been a do-it-yourselfer, many simple repairs can seem daunting, complex or overly difficult. [Read More]
01/13/2011 (04:26 PM)
Is your home ready for winter’s chill? It’s important to weatherize now. Not only will your home feel more comfortable, but you’ll save energy and money, too. Angie's List consulted with its highly rated heating and cooling specialists and insulation companies on how to get your home ready for winter. [Read More]
01/17/2011 (11:57 PM)