Archive for February 11th, 2018

Feb 11 2018

5 Things You Should Do to Improve Your Curb Appeal

Landscape architect

You’re thinking about selling your home. Maybe not today, but at some point, and you want to add value with landscaping or other changes. Or perhaps you just take pride in your house and want it to look good, for yourself and for others, so you’re looking into hardscapes that could enhance your curb appeal. Whatever the reason, here are five things you should be doing to drastically improve the curb appeal of your home.

  1. Add some color with flowers. Don’t just let your front yard remain a swath of unreli

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Feb 11 2018

Four Reasons You Should Donate Your Clothes

Red cross clothing pickup

Americans have an awful lot of clothes cluttering up their homes. The EPA estimates that we’re throwing away about 10 pounds of clothes per person, per year. Meanwhile, we’re consuming about 20 billion garments, or 68 pieces of clothing and 7 pairs of shoes per person every year. If you’ve got a closet full of clutter, kids’ drawers with clothes they’ve outgrown, or other home textiles you’re thinking about trashing, here are a couple reasons you should be finding a Red Cross clothes donation center instead:

  1. When you don’t recycle your clothes, it’s hard on the environment. Landfills fill up fast, and this not only hurts the environment, but also the local city and county budgets where you live. In other words, it’s hurting you. It costs millions to build a new landfill an

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