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Inspirations from the Tiny House Movement

Inspirations from the Tiny House Movement

March 9, 2016

One of the growing housing trends is the move toward smaller, more efficient living spaces, much of which has been spurred on by the Tiny House...

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Reducing Risk of Illness Through Pest Control

Reducing Risk of Illness Through Pest Control

March 2, 2016

Mosquito-borne illnesses have been among the biggest international news stories recently. This news, coupled with the approaching peak mosquito...

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Made in America Movement Continues Its Momentum

Made in America Movement Continues Its Momentum

March 2, 2016

A study of more than 1,000 consumers conducted last year by the North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA) determined more than half...

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Farm Safety

Farm Safety

February 24, 2016

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (www.bls.gov), farming remains one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States. Each year,...

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Living with Insects

Living with Insects

February 10, 2016

When homeowners talk about bugs in their homes, most retailers automatically recommend various eradication products. However, in some situations,...

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Remodeling with Multi-generational Families in Mind

Remodeling with Multi-generational Families in Mind

February 10, 2016

According to the Joint Center of Housing Studies at Harvard University, home remodeling should continue to grow in 2016...

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Addressing Security Concerns of Smart Homes

Addressing Security Concerns of Smart Homes

February 3, 2016

As the use of smart technology for the home continues to grow at a rapid pace, consumers are becoming more aware of the potential issues concerning...

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New Trends in Kitchen Backsplashes

New Trends in Kitchen Backsplashes

February 3, 2016

As the economy continues to move in a positive direction, consumer spending on home remodels is expected to increase. According to the Joint...

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Kits for Kids

Kits for Kids

January 27, 2016

Winter is a great time to create a niche of activity kits for kids. Activity kits not only encourage parents to come into the store seeking...

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Consumers Have Their Eyes on the Skies with Drones

Consumers Have Their Eyes on the Skies with Drones

January 27, 2016

A September 2015 article at Fortune.com (http://fortune.com/2015/09/29/drones-holiday-sales/) reported that personal drone sales for the holiday...

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