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5 Summer Home Improvement Projects

5 Summer Home Improvement Projects

By Kimberly Martin on 16 May 2014

Now that the chill of a long spring is finally wearing off and the rain showers are few and far between, homeowners have the chance to do some home improvement work in the warm sun. Many use this time to start a construction project like building a fire pit, constructing a pergola on the deck, or even installing large features like a pool. All of these are excellent choices, of course, and will give your home added beautiful qualities. However, it’s also useful to take advantage of the sunny weather and warm skies to do some “facelift” projects on your home as well—projects that won’t involve building anything new, but will clean up your home and protect it against the rest of the year’s weather and other difficulties. While there’s a long list of projects you can tackle, we’ve listed five quick ones here to get you started.

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How to Clean the Worst Carpet Stains – Yourself


How to Clean the Worst Carpet Stains

Stains can ruin your carpet unless you know how to clean them effectively. Here are some of the most difficult stains and tips for removing some of the most common, and toughest, carpet stains.

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