CFL vs. LED Bulbs

Plymouth, MN. Home Remodeling. CFL and LED bulbs have become present standard for indoor lighting since they consume less energy than the old fashioned incandescent light bulbs. Although it is more expensive to install one, reputable LED bulbs can last five times longer than CFL bulbs. Still, experts advise that different consumers research on and make comparison on factors like color quality,...

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Air In Your Home Making You Sick?

St Louis Park, MN. Home Repair. If you keep the doors and windows closed, the air in your home is probably more polluted than the air you breathe outside of it. Some of the health effects are nose and throat irritation, eye irritation, nausea and much more serious health conditions. Levels of air pollution inside your home can be 2 to 5 times higher than outdoor levels. Many air-tight homes can...

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Can You get the lowest mortgage rate?

Wayzata, MN. Basement Finishing. You see the ads everywhere, but can you really get those low interest rates? Before you make the call, look at what you’ll need to qualify for the best interest rate for your new home or remodeling project. “While it’s easy to find ads for the lowest mortgage rates, actually getting those prices is often a lot trickier. In truth, there are no...

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Non-toxic Home Cleaning Tips

Plymouth, MN. Room Addition. Cleaning is a necessary evil. If we didn’t spend some time cleaning we’d be knee deep in filth, which isn’t too good for the environment. But, cleaning with toxic chemicals isn’t doing the environment, or us, any favors either. Change the way you clean your home and save money, the environment, and your health. If you are like most people, there are at least...

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Waterfalls For the Bathroom

Hopkins, MN. Bathroom Remodeling. A cascading waterfall can give any bathroom a spa-like feel. People love waterfalls, they love, the look, the sound and the lighting. Waterfalls in bathrooms can be very soothing and relaxing. After a stressful day, go into the bathroom, lower the lights and turn on the music, relax into the tub. As the lights reflected off the air bubbles and you listen to the...

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