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Bluetooth Technology for Power Tools

October 20, 2015

The use of Bluetooth technology on the jobsite has been somewhat limited to speakers for some time. Today, the technology goes beyond the radio, finding its way into the new generation of power tools, helping to increase productivity and limit...

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Wood-Grain Tile

October 20, 2015

Hardwood floors have had a long-standing tradition in home decor and continue to maintain a high degree of popularity. But hardwoods aren’t always the best choice in some applications. Luckily, there are ceramic and porcelain tile options that...

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October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015

55 The percentage of homeowners participating in Lowe’s Smart Home Survey who say they would prefer to buy their smart home products from home improvement...

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4 Ways to Develop Lifelong Customers

October 20, 2015

No matter where a home improvement retailer might be located, they are likely to see more families with young customers filling their aisles, and independent retailers are well-suited to turn these young shoppers into lifelong...

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Winter Comfort: Humidifiers and Space Heaters

October 20, 2015

As much as we hate to admit it, winter is right around the corner, and with it comes cold, dry air. To increase comfort during these colder months, consumers are turning to a range of personal space heaters and humidifiers that allow them to...

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Fall Prep for Winter Wild Bird Care

October 20, 2015

Fall is the perfect time to encourage bird enthusiasts to add a backyard bird sanctuary. According to the Wild Bird Feeding Industry (WBFI), one of the biggest problems facing birds is loss of habitat. Establishing and maintaining a backyard bird...

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Spring Cleaning Not Just for Spring

October 14, 2015

Spring may be the traditional time for house cleaning but with the kids returning to school, schedules returning to normal and seasonal wardrobe changes on the horizon; fall is the perfect time for overhauling closets. Organizational experts...

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Outdoor String Lights Not Just for Christmas Anymore

October 14, 2015

Though string lights have generally been associated with the Christmas holiday, consumers are increasingly using decorative lighting year round. Today’s trends include not only the holidays and seasonal themes, but whimsical designs and classic...

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Seasonal, Holiday Update for the Kitchen

October 14, 2015

What if it were possible to give a room a facelift without breaking the bank or living out of cardboard boxes for days?  And what if it were easy enough to do every season, for special occasions, or each holiday? According to an article by the...

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Holidays Provide Opportunity to Highlight Storage Items

October 14, 2015

The holidays bring with them a multitude of decorative items, all of which have to be stored at the end of the season. Retailers can benefit by carrying holiday specific storage solutions to help consumers combat the end-of-season storage...

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