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Alternate Uses for Kitchen Drawers

April 6, 2016

In many kitchens, especially those that are open to other living spaces, or have an updated or modern design, there are often fewer upper cabinets, putting a premium on storage space and leaving homeowners to face where to put items such as plates,...

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Restoring Hardwood Floors

April 6, 2016

Hardwood floors can take a beating on a daily basis, especially in high-traffic areas. Over time, this can lead to scratches, scuffs and finish wear that can make a consumer’s home look less than its best. Luckily, retailers can carry a wide...

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Battery-Powered Chainsaws

April 6, 2016

Spring is here, and consumers will be in search of chainsaws to help clean up their properties—whether it’s pruning unwanted overgrowth or breaking down trees and large limbs felled by storms. With the increased battery life and reliability...

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April 6, 2016

April 6, 2016

11, Number of the top 20 brands who offer in-store Wi-Fi, which is quickly evolving from a value-added feature to a sophisticated engagement platform between merchants and customers....

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Can Happiness Affect the Bottom Line?

April 6, 2016

Business owners and operators understand key components like setting challenging sales goals and devoting time to employee training can increase the bottom line. But, is workplace happiness also a key to success? According to Shawn Achor, author...

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3 Ways to Excel in Housewares

April 6, 2016

Standing out from the crowd in the housewares department can take some out-of-the-box thinking. Many stores have excelled in grabbing consumer attention, and by doing so, they have increased sales in this competitive niche. Below are three...

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Sprucing Up Flowerpots for Spring

March 30, 2016

Spring is a strong season for lawn and garden sales, but some customers may not be seeking to replace lawn and garden items like their favorite flowerpots. Instead, they may need advice from local retail experts on how to clean, freshen, and...

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Portable and Hobby Welders

March 30, 2016

Welding isn’t limited to construction, automotive, or other skilled trades. Some consumers are getting into the hobby of welding for DIY projects around the home, as well as for artistic pursuits. One quick look at sites like Etsy...

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Deodorizers and Dehumidifiers for Storage Spaces

March 30, 2016

No one likes the smell of damp and musty spaces, and that odor can be even worse when it invades storage spaces and containers, permeating the items being stored. Luckily, there are several products that retailers can offer to help consumers...

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Air Quality Monitors with Apps

March 30, 2016

With the rise of allergies and concerns over asthma and other breathing issues, consumers are looking for products that will help them monitor the air quality in their homes and in the environment on a real-time basis. Luckily, there are several...

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