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You want your house to be your home: something that uniquely expresses who you are and allows you to enjoy your decorative experience both indoors and out. Read more

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Home security defenses include planting bushes with thorns outside vulnerable windows, using motion-activated lights outside to illuminate anyone approaching the house, not hiding outdoor keys in easy-to-find spots... Read more

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All winter long, our houses have been hermetically sealed, with stale, stagnant air filled with smoke, germs, kitchen grease, mold/mildew, paper dust, chemical fumes, dust mites, dander, and tracked-in dirt. Read more

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Quality Home Heating’s services include repair and installations of water heaters, furnaces, boilers, and oil tanks, as well as annual maintenance and round-the-clock service. Read more

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Purple is the traditional color of royalty, but it is also the color of mourning – and of bruises, whether visible or hidden. Read more

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Always be fully aware of your surroundings, whether indoors or out, whether night or day, whether alone or in a group – know where the escape routes and “danger zones” are. Read more

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The work was overwhelming, but rewarding. The grass started to grow and gardens began to take shape. Somehow more and more animals kept arriving at our farm, and we loved watching their antics. Read more

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As those numbers grow, so too do the numbers of people who decide to simply their lives and downsize their living situations. A lot of them aren’t even waiting until they reach retirement age. Read more

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Depressing as it is to contemplate, our houses are always in a slow state of Unknown Object decline. Every five-to-fifteen years we wind up having to pour a chunk of cash into replacing aging appliances, water heaters, furnaces, or electrical systems Read more

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The Price of Heat

The US Energy Department predicts that home heating costs will be significantly lower this winter. Electricity rates, too, are expected to be almost 15% lower than last year. Read more

Dec 14, 2015 8:56 PM Coastal Mags

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Fine Furnishings Shows - Pawtucket Arts Center - Nov 6-8 Read more

Nov 4, 2015 7:45 PM Coastal Mags

There are many variations on the need for a senior to restructure his or her living arrangements. Downsizing might entail a move to a smaller house, to a family member's home, to assisted living, or to a nursing home. Read more

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Downsizing life can be a struggle for some folks, but the adjustments pay off in the end as couples learn that their new communities offer so much more than they originally imagined. Read more

Prime Living

A sump pump is a last line of defense, if water does get through the barriers you have in place. Even thoughtfully designed and well-constructed houses are vulnerable to water intrusion in their cellars. Read more

Home & Garden

...the expected commuter rail expansion paired with tremendous growth in the healthcare industry throughout the South Coast, the outlook for the real estate market is one that shows signs of real growth. Read more

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Flash back Thursday- A helpful article by Dan Logan, originally published in 2008 Read more

Book Picks - The Outermost House: A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod

“The world today,” Beston writes “is sick to its thin blood for lack of elemental things.” Beston explores all the elements; the rhythms of the tides, the windblown dunes, the migration of seabirds, and the scatter of stars in the summer sky. Read more

Mar 30, 2015 8:31 PM Coastal Mags

...make sure local or special needs are met before you do a drive-thru dumpster donation, okay? Donate creatively. Read more

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