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5 Easy Tips To Boost The Value of Your Home

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Updating your home doesn’t have to be an expensive process. In fact, sometimes the smallest changes can make the biggest differences—even if they cost almost nothing! All it takes is a little time, planning, and sweat to increase your Louisiana home’s value. 

Start with one of these five actions today and watch your curb appeal (and ROI) scale to the next level[...]

5 Patio Projects That Will Make Your Neighbors Jealous

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Like your home, you should make the yard and garden your own space. Every piece of the outdoor puzzle should express who you are—from the plants you choose to the color palette you pick. And this includes the patio space, a part of the yard where relaxation truly comes to life.  

If you're willing to go the extra mile, you could even customize your patio space as a DIY project. Patio projects encapsulate a spirit of fun and show a unique style, making great conversation pieces in yards big or small!

Let's explore five of the best summer patio projects[...]


5 Stunning Ideas for a More Delightful “She Shed”

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If you're a busy bee looking for some relief, a “she shed” can provide you with a bit of peace and quiet. This special space can be transformed from any backyard construct, providing an at-home getaway that's all your own.

Moreover, one of these handmade additions can help create a more delightful setting. Let’s explore five popular DIY she shed improvement ideas any busy woman can do.

Get Ready For Fourth Of July With These Practical DIY Decorations

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The most patriotic time of the year is almost upon us! Fourth of July festivities are coming up fast, as well as plans for outdoor barbecues, summer parties, and late night fireworks.

As you prepare for all the fun ahead, don't forget to update your backyard, porch, or entertainment area with functional decorations that also serve a useful purpose.

Check out some of these whimsical Fourth of July decorations that serve[...]

5 DIY Backyard Projects That Are Perfect For Entertaining

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Summertime is nearly here, including all the busyness that comes along with it. With graduations, Memorial Day, and barbeques on the horizon, it's about time to freshen up your outdoor space for entertaining throughout the season.

Keep a personalized touch without the price tag by building some projects of your own! DIYers can easily upgrade their backyards in a weekend or less with some guidance from these fun ideas.  Get ready to celebrate with help[...]