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Ensuring Pool Safety All Summer Long

All across Maryland, many pools opened for the first dip of the season this weekend.  After a cool spring, people have been eagerly waiting for signs of summer, but that’s no reason to get careless.  Whether you’re a pool owner or guest, it’s important to understand the basics of pool safety before you even put
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The Ins and Outs of Outdoor Lighting

Even though the sunlight is lasting longer and longer these days, it’s bound to set on your outdoor entertaining at some point.  It’s important to be prepared for any upcoming gathering with the proper lighting options that can create mood and preserve the safety of the space.  When you’re looking to add brightness in a
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Should You Pave Your Driveway?

As something you use every day, you might not pay attention to this important part of your commute.  If you have a gravel driveway, you’ve probably thought about getting it paved—at least once.  Maybe it’s the cost holding you back, or the terrain.  Maybe you genuinely enjoy having a gravel driveway!  But, if you’re thinking
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Preserve your Outdoor Furniture this Spring

The weather this time of year is especially unpredictable—welcome to spring in Maryland!  One day you’re having a barbecue to enjoy the warmth, and the next it’s practically snowing.  However, these fluctuations don’t mean you have to move your outdoor furniture back and forth every week.  Just take some steps to protect it, and you’ll
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Grill Safety 101: Tips for Ready your Grill for Spring

Before you pull out your grill and start cooking this spring, be sure you’ve taken the necessary precautions to ensure a safe cookout.  If you packed it away for winter, it’s especially important to double check everything after months of disuse.  Nevertheless, by following these few simple tips, you can be back up and grilling
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Preparing for the Next Snow Removal

Whether we get hit with a mid-March blast, or remain spared until next winter, the end of the season is a good time to look back and learn from your mistakes.  Shoveling snow may have been your go-to this year, but should you consider buying a snow blower for next year?  Whether or not you
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Picking the Right Rug for Your Space

Adding a rug to your space is a decorative technique that provides both function and style.  For practicality, they provide comfort and warmth, especially over hard flooring options like concrete, wood, or tile.  Stylistically, they serve an integral role in interior decorating by adding color, tying different design elements together, and centering a space.  Whether
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Illuminating the Home, Shining Your House’s Quality

Many think lighting is just a simple practicality, we all need lights to see. However, lighting can also be used to create a sense of welcome or draw attention to specific aspects of your home. Let’s look into how light can be used to add value to your house. Mood Have you ever been in
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Ways to Organize Your Shed

As a homeowner, your outdoor shed can offer the perfect place to safely store crucial tools, but if your shed is in disarray, a simple fix-it job could become a hassle. You also run the risk of injuring yourself and losing valuable equipment if your shed isn’t in order. Your solution: organize that shed. Let’s
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How to Prevent Slippery Conditions On your Deck

Slippery conditions on your deck can potentially lead to injuries and other property damage. Here are some strategies for how to keep your deck slip-free and safe this winter! Non-Slip Mats or Strips for Your Deck If you use your deck quite a bit in winter, consider purchasing some non-stick mats to strategically place around
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