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Classic Backyard Games You’ll Want to Play All Summer Long

With summer on its way, it’s time to get outdoors and enjoy the warm weather. Fortunately, you don’t have to go far. You can have fun in your own backyard with a few friends and some classic lawn games. 1.

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8 Ways Gardening Improves Your Life

You probably already knew that gardening was a fun pastime, but did you also know it can improve your life in other ways? The positive effects of gardening can range from stress relief to improved diet choices. Even if you

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The Ultimate Guide to Patio Pavers

Thinking about replacing your old concrete-slab patio with pavers? That’s a good idea: Patio pavers are practical and typically last longer than poured concrete. They’re also easy to replace if one part of your patio gets damaged. Patio pavers can

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6 Unique Old Home Features You Don’t See Anymore

If you’ve ever explored an old home, you may have seen features not present in modern houses, some of which might even puzzle you, leaving you to wonder, “What does this thing do?” While some of these features may be

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The Ultimate Annual Homeowner’s Checklist

Owning a home has a lot of advantages, but it also comes with plenty of responsibilities. To keep your house in top shape, it is important to keep on top of home maintenance, which includes things you’ll need to do

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7 Clever Ways to Keep Bugs and Pests Away from Your Patio

If you spend any amount of time outdoors, you’re probably going to encounter bugs. While most are harmless, swarming gnats, pesky mosquitoes, and other nuisances can make it difficult to enjoy your outdoor spaces. The good news is you don’t

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How to Choose the Perfect Patio Seating

With nicer weather on the horizon, you’ll likely be spending more and more time outdoors. Now’s a good time to treat your patio to a makeover by updating your existing furniture. It doesn’t matter if your space is big or

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Easy Ways to Attract Wildlife to Your Backyard

It’s easy to turn your backyard into a sanctuary for birds, squirrels, and other wildlife, which can make you feel good about helping animals or just give you more opportunities for nature-watching. Most animals are happy to hang around as

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Essential Elements of an Irish Garden

With spring just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to prepare your garden for the growing season ahead. If you’re of Irish lineage (or just enjoy celebrating the culture), consider adding Irish elements to your garden to celebrate St.

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Unique Patio Furniture to Spice Up Your Outdoor Space

I think that your deck or patio should be an extension of your indoor space that feels just as warm and welcoming as your living room. One way to do this is to give your outdoor furniture just as much

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