Rebecca Lavin

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21 money saving tips for every room in your home!

At homify, we love a good bargain! There is nothing better than learning how to create a stylish and attractive home, while spending as little as …

New Kitchen Backsplash Ideas Feature Storage and Dramatic Materials

Walk into any home supply store and it’s easy to see that the selection of tiles for your kitchen backsplash is endless. But beyond simple tile, …

Kitchens

Home Improvement: 5 Cheap Upgrades That Won’t Hurt Your Pockets

A common misconception among homeowners with dreams of giving their homes a facelift is that it is going to cost them…quite a lot. But, on the …

Landscaping 101: Wild Hydrangeas, 7 Ways

Hydrangeas suffer from the same image problem as rhododendrons: they are usually in the wrong place. A pot near the house requires ericaceous soil, …

Landscaping

Exclusive: Google Will Absorb Nest Developers

Alphabet subsidiary Nest Labs, maker of Internet-connected thermostats and smoke detectors, is undergoing yet another restructuring, <i>Fortune</i> has …

Low Maintenance Landscaping

Most of us would love a beautiful landscaping but not all of us have the time to maintain it. The argument can be made that one could hir…

Landscaping

Backyard Fire Pit Ideas: Ingenious Designs

Have a backyard is a pleasure when you want to enjoy the outside or when you want to sit and have relaxed with the atmosphere of the evening. …

Realtors Agree—These Are the Worst Colors to Paint Your Home

Finding the perfect hue to paint your room might seem like a purely aesthetic decision, but it turns out the choice can have serious consequences. …

7 Simple Ideas To Transform Your Living Room

We ask a lot of our living rooms, using them as dining areas, guest bedrooms, playrooms, offices, and even home theaters! We need flexible solutions …

Everything you need to know before taking out a home equity line of credit

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Since home buying has sputtered, banks are feverishly pushing home equity lines of credit …

4 DIY Plumbing Fixes Every Homeowner Should Know

Whether you live in an old home or a newly constructed house, things will inevitably break and fall apart with use. Some problems seem too daunting …