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6 Landscaping Tips to Increase Your Home’s Value

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Want to increase your home’s value before you put it on the market? A study from the Department of Horticulture at Michigan State University showed that good landscaping can increase a property’s perceived value by 5% – 11%, and buyers are more likely to choose a home for having good landscaping over poorly landscaped competitors. So, don’t just focus on …

9 Must-Have DIY Patio Projects

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Are you working on creating the perfect outdoor living space? We’ve found 9 DIY projects for your patio that are sure to amp up its style and functionality. Take a look below and visit the links to access tutorials for each project. 1. Patio Table with Built-in Ice Boxes This DIY patio table with built-in ice boxes on Remodelaholic is …

Outdoor Renovation Projects with the Best Return on Investment

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Are you going to be selling your Wilmington area home in the near future? Outdoor living spaces can be a big selling point in North Carolina, where people come to enjoy the moderate climate. If you’re looking for a way to give your home an advantage over others in the neighborhood, consider updating the exterior areas, but beware that not …

What is a “Shoffice”?

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What is a “shoffice”? If you took a moment to think about it, you’ve probably already guessed – a shed and office combined into one building. They’re becoming popular in London where small back yards can be difficult to landscape, but easy to fill with much-needed square-footage. From what we’ve seen, it’s a little more office than shed, as should …