YWH 7-14

Where Can I Get a Home Improvement Loan? – Series 2/4

This is the second part of my series on home improvement loans. If you're just tuning in, make sure to check out last week's post on what a home improvement loan is before you start reading this week's post! This week,…
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YWH 7-7

What is a Home Improvement Loan? – Series 1/4

As I've begun searching for my own humble abode, I've come across a topic that few realtors or home buyers are very well versed on - a home improvement loan. I've already grown to love upcycling, so it only seemed…
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YWH 6-15

6 Father-Daughter Projects for Father’s Day

One of my favorite things to do as a child was to watch my dad as he worked diligently in his workshop on his latest project. When he took a break, he would let me come stare in wonder at…
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7 Memorial Day Party Planning Tips

Memorial Day, a day to honor veterans who have lost their lives, is always held on the last Monday in May. For many, it’s also a three-day weekend that marks the beginning of summertime. Since it’s often a day off…
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YWH 4-21

Ditch the Dump: 10+ Surprising Things To Recycle

Don’t forget — Earth Day is April 22! What are you going to get the world this year? Well, it really doesn’t need presents — it needs help. Though you try to recycle, so much stuff still ends up at…
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Your Wild Home 4-7

These 10 Plants Are Toxic For Your Dog

Every spring, my family has a weekend ritual that takes us deep into rural Pennsylvania to visit our favorite garden nursery. As with every outing, my dog, Tucker was included in the trip. Something that I didn't think much of…
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How to Patch a Hole in Drywall or Plaster Walls

I still remember walking into my first off-campus apartment with my parents during college. My Dad took one look at the Hulk-Smash holes in the walls and asked, "Do you know how to patch a hole?". I politely responded, "No,…
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Your Wild Home 3-10

These 5 Home Improvement Projects Require A Contractor

Thinking about undertaking a do-it-yourself project? Are you sure you’re up to the task? Don't get me wrong, there are a lot of great guides and books out there, not to mention the click hole that is Pinterest. While handy…
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Your Wild Home 3-4

10 Tools You Need Before Starting A Home Improvement Project

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. Or, at least, that’s how the saying goes. I’m not advocating eating elephants. Fairly certain you shouldn’t put Dumbo’s mom on your dinner menu. But the old adage holds…
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Your Wild Home 2-12

Unconventional Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day

You could do dinner and movie for Valentine’s Day, but why not plan a date that is as unique as your relationship? Here are four ideas to make your February 14th one to remember: Play! There’s no need to be…
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