Julie Vanderblue

7 Kitchen Backsplash Options to Try Besides Tile

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These days, as far as materials to use in kitchen design, the sky’s the limit. Tile is just the beginning.


Innovative products and techniques give you the ability to get creative with your kitchen backsplash. This is just one of the ways to achieve a one-of-a-kind space that is uniquely you. Your kitchen backsplash doesn’t have to be


6 Tips for New Homeowners

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As a homeowner, you’re responsible for the safety and security of your home, cleanliness and tidiness, and the payment of your bills, among other things.

Running a house is similar to running a business. If you take your responsibilities seriously, you’ll be successful and happy in your home.

Our 6 tips for new homeowners will help you get settled once you move into your new


How to Stay on Budget During a Move

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Moving into a new home can easily be a stressful process that requires patience, time, and money.

Even if some of the expenses are unavoidable, there are plenty of ways to keep them down by planning ahead, comparing prices, and rethinking your assumptions about the moving options and costs.

Here are 5 valuable tips about how to stay on a budget during a move, and how to keep money in your bank account before you reach your new doorstep.

How to Renovate a House on a Small Budget

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When it comes to learning how to renovate a house, many homeowners are very budget-conscious. Without the proper considerations, house renovations can easily cost tens of thousands of dollars, which can destroy budgets and result in a stressful experience. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be this way. With these tips, we’ll help you learn how to renovate a house without destroying your budget.