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More changes for Mid-Michigan grocery, home improvement shoppers

MID-MICHIGAN (WJRT) – (4/9/20) – Governor Gretchen Whitmer moved to extend her stay at home order, she also announced changes to how Michigan will shop in the days and weeks ahead. Fewer people inside grocery stores, and, the big one, closing off access to areas where home improvement supplies are kept.

“We’re here every day ourselves trying to be a part of it, doing anything we possibly can to keep us safe.”

And yet that’s easier said than done. Pass any home improvement store and take note of just how many cars are parked in their lots.

During the pandemic, home improvement stores have seemingly become magnets for bored DIYers looking for relief. Yet under an updated order from Governor Gretchen Whitmer – requiring retailers to close off access to flooring, furniture, paint and gardening supplies – these crowds may now be out of luck.

Evidence of the new normal,

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9 Easy Home Improvement Projects To Keep You Busy While Quarantined

We’re spending way more time at home these days, which means it’s more important than ever for our living spaces to bring us joy and comfort. But if you’re like me, you’ve begun to notice ― maybe even fixate on ― imperfections like run down furniture and outdated wallpaper.

Since you’re stuck at home anyway, now might be a good opportunity to work on a project or two that will spruce up your home and take your mind off the coronavirus pandemic. Most major hardware stores are offering online ordering with curbside pickup, so getting supplies should be a breeze. And as long as you’re handy with a few basic tools and paintbrush, you can tackle these easy home improvement projects.

1. Add an accent wall

A fresh coat of paint can transform a space. But if you don’t have the patience or energy to repaint

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Planning your home improvement part 3: 10 ways to trim your budget

Every year, lots of customers use their Zopa loans to renovate their homes. And while we help with your renovation finances, we know that’s just the start of it. So we asked interior design expert Kimberly Duran of Swoon Worthy, for her tips on how to go about planning that big renovation project

There are plenty of ways to save money when renovating. Here are 10 ways (and there are more!) to knock pounds off your budget and still get a great look for less:

  1. Look to YouTube tutorials to learn how to DIY projects yourself or consider local classes to learn basic carpentry, tiling, plastering or upholstery skills which will save you money for those foundation items.
  2. Look to rent rather than buy power tools. While you’ll want to have a basic toolkit at home, things like electric drills, sanders and carpet cleaners can be rented for less.
  3. Declutter
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Spring’s Hottest Home Decor Trends According to Etsy

The Etsy Trend Guide is a compilation of fresh trends our expert is noticing across Etsy and the home industry as a whole: what sellers are creating, what shoppers are loving, and what’s hot right now in the wider market. These home decor trends are based, in part, on some of the top searches within the home decor category on Etsy.com over the past year.

Whether you’re the type of person who lives for a weekend of sprucing and scrubbing or the kind who’d rather do literally anything else on earth, the best reward for a dutiful spring cleaning session (or the best motivation to finally start one) is the same: a beautiful new something for your now-dust-bunny-free domain. This season’s freshest home trends—and the ones I can’t wait to incorporate into my own space—are all about showing off a little personality, from unique-by-default finishes like terrazzo and poured paint

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Combs Home Improvement Services LLC

At Combs Home Improvement Services, LLC, in Macon, GA, customer satisfaction is our highest priority.

Please take a moment to read some of our latest customer testimonials and see what others have to say about Combs Home Improvement Services, LLC.

Chuck and his crew were very professional and the quality of workmanship was better than any I have seen on most custom built homes. They painted the entire interior of my home. I would recommend his services to anyone who desires quality work at a fair price.

– Client on 05/11/2017

I received three quotes all together on the interior painting I wished to have done. I went with Combs, and a decision well made! Chuck didn’t rush his work, but the job was completed in a very timely manner. He was very trustworthy to come and go while I wasn’t around to house-sit. Everything he moved was put

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It’s Great To Be Home

This might not qualify as the most gasp-worthy renovation post I’ve ever done, but there are still a few goodies left to be seen at the ol’ 9th flip!

You’ve seen how it looked before we got hold of it, and we’ve also shown you the “afters” of the exterior, entryway, dining room, kitchen and the bathrooms – now it’s time to check out the rest of this cute home.

One of the best parts of this house is the giant living room – no out-dated formal living rooms here, this is the perfect family hang-out space!  Well, maybe you can’t see it right now…


9th Flip - During


Our 9th Flip - Before


Our 9th Flip - Before

The living room is at the back of the house, and connects to the entryway (where that pink tile is peeking out on the far left of the photo above), the kitchen (at the back of the photo, with the wallpaper and wainscoting), the backyard

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Extreme Makeover: Home Edition – Wikipedia

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (EM:HE; sometimes informally referred to as Extreme Home Makeover[2][3]) is an American reality television series that premiered on December 3, 2003 on ABC. The series is a spin-off of Extreme Makeover that features a family that has faced some sort of recent or ongoing hardship receiving a makeover of their home.

The series was produced by Endemol USA in association with Disney-ABC Television Group’s Greengrass Television. The original run was formerly hosted by Ty Pennington; the HGTV iteration is currently hosted by actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson. The executive producers were Brady Connell and George Verschoor.

On December 15, 2011, ABC announced that Extreme Makeover: Home Edition would end its run on January 13, 2012, but continue to air network specials.[4] Another spinoff, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition: How’d They Do That?, aired for one season between November 1, 2004 and

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Great Home Improvement – Improve Your Home With These Practical Tips

Home improvement is wise for quite a lot of reasons. One is because it could bring new spark to a household that may have become boring with it unchanging surroundings. Whether for resale or simply remodeling your home, the following tips would be practical and may be applied by anyone with the willingness to shed effort and creativity.

Bathing and the excretion of digestive waste are two of the pillars of comfort of the human biology. It is then natural that the facility that accommodates them are of that much price to anyone living or want to live in a house that has the most of them. Adding a new bathroom or toilet to your house can really boost its value and likability.

Porches are good locations for a home improvement project. It is where you first receive your guests and it is what they will get noticed first. Making

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Fix It Home Improvement

Sun, 3 May 2020


Charcoal Grills – Home Improvement Podcast

This week we talk about charcoal grills.

You can subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, CastBox or your favorite podcast app. 

Check out our home improvement videos on our YouTube channel Fix It Home Improvement.

Download our e-books, Home Improvement Solutions : What Every Homeowner Should Know on Amazon.

Email us at fixitpodcast@gmail.com.

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Direct download: Charcoal_Grills.mp3
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Sun, 26 April 2020


Woodpeckers – Home Improvement Podcast

This week we talk about woodpeckers and we have an interview with Greg from Power Planter.

Subscribe to our podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, CastBox, or your favorite podcast app.

Check out our home improvement videos on our YouTube channel Fix It Home Improvement.

Download our e-books, Home Improvement Solutions : What Every Homeowner Should

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Home Tour Series: Spare Bathroom

You guys … it’s FINALLY HAPPENING!! Starting TODAY and every week from here on out, I’ll be releasing details on every single room in our home!! I know you’ve been patiently waiting for our home tour and I’ve been eager to share it with you so I’m happy to finally kick things off!!

Today I’m going to start this Home Tour Series with one of the smallest but one of the most beautiful rooms in the house! The spare bathroom!! This was one of those rooms that started off with NO inspo!! I knew I wanted a bathroom close to the pool so people could use it without going through the entire house and it didn’t have to be anything special buttt it sort of evolved into something really unique after doing a bathroom refresh during Love It Or List It Vancouver. We had pulled off a black frame shower

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