Cooler weather means closing up windows and spending more time indoors. Add to that seasonal candles, home renovation projects, and cold and flu season, and suddenly indoor air quality can border on hazardous. This fall and winter, create a clean-air haven in your home with these DIY tips. 1. Start with easy seasonal maintenance, like changing the furnace/HVAC filter to … [Read more...] about 5 Fall-Ready Home Improvement Tips to Help You Breathe Easy
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Home Depot's Innovation Award Winners will help you do more in less time. LifeProof Vinyl Plank Flooring gives you the look of hardwood, with the benefits of vinyl. This highly engineered plank is water resistant, shock-absorbing and available in over 40 patterns. No need to hire an installer with drop-and-lock joints to connect each plank tool-free, laying over an existing … [Read more...] about Home Depot’s Innovation Award Winners
Learning about marine animals is great. Coming eye-to-eye with them at Mystic Aquarium is even better. But being part of helping them out is the best! And now you can join the team and become a First Responder for our Animal Rescue Program. Janelle Schuh, Mystic Aquarium's Stranding Coordinator for its Animal Rescue Program, answers your questions on upcoming training … [Read more...] about Join the Mystic Aquarium Animal Rescue Team!
You can never have too many garden books in your home library. Garden books are a great source of information and reference. While you can search for anything online these days, pulling out a book from the shelf is still a great way to get the help you need. These well-written books are easy to understand and nicely designed. They are a must for anyone wanting to add to their … [Read more...] about 6 Essential Home Garden Resource Books
If you like to garden then you will want to read on to learn how you can build a DIY Greenhouse for under $100. The step-by-step instructions are provided in the book, Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners, by Chris Gleason. This full color book is your guide to 21 handmade garden structures and backyard farm projects and includes complete instructions for … [Read more...] about How to Build a DIY Greenhouse Under $100
Wouldn't it be great to easily and quickly grow fresh fruit and vegetables in your own backyard? Author Clare Matthews has written a book entitled, "The Low Maintenance Vegetable Garden" to help you with simple shortcuts and unconventional low-maintenance strategies. Would-be gardeners can learn the tricks needed to grow their own produce without putting in a lot of work. The … [Read more...] about Low Maintenance Vegetable Gardening Tips and Tricks