Vintage Market Days of Akron Metro

“Flannel & Frost” Vintage Market Days of Akron Metro

We are so excited to have the chance to be vendors at the Upcoming VMD in Tallmadge, OH. We wanted to share all the details about the event and a little background on what you can expect. We love everything about Vintage Market Days shows and we know you will too! Everything from the shopping amazing vendors booths, to the food trucks, and even the live music comes all the way from Canada! This is one event you don’t want to miss.

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Moving Out: How To Stay Organized

Moving Out: How To Stay Organized

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Moving house is always going to be a mammoth task. It involves a lot of money, lots of legal bits and bobs and a ton of different people, and if you aren’t organized during your moving process things can become INCREDIBLY stressful and tiring. If you are thinking of moving house this year or next, here are some ways you can keep yourself organized and make sure that you get everything done on time.

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SAD & Your Home: Winter Lighting Tips

SAD & Your Home: Winter Lighting Tips

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There are many reasons to love winter, but there is no denying that the coldest season of the year also has substantial downsides. While the delight of the holidays, and the pure joy of curling up to read a book while it snows outside, cannot be denied, for many people, winter is also an extremely challenging season for one simple reason: seasonal affective disorder.

Below, we’re going to explore seasonal affective disorder – which is most commonly abbreviated to SAD – and look at some of the lighting solutions you can introduce to your home to help counter the impact of the condition. So, without further ado, let’s start at the very beginning…

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Dos And Don’ts: The Resources When You Have No Idea How To DIY

Dos And Don’ts: The Resources When You Have No Idea How To DIY

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It all starts out with the best of intentions. When you’re looking to restore your home from top to bottom, you feel that your passion for the project will see you through, but slowly, the realization dawns on you, “what have I let myself in for”? Don’t feel bad, we’ve all been there. When it comes to DIY, we all feel that we can do a little bit, some get a taste for it, and others continue to hobble along. But, for any person out there that’s looking to get started on the road to DIY, what are the best resources, and when should you not do it yourself?

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Tend to Your Home’s Needs With These Wonderful Suggestions

Tend to Your Home’s Needs With These Wonderful Suggestions

We all have homes that we need to be looking after as much as possible. The more you can do to protect and improve your home, the more you will be in a position to enhance it and move forward. There are a lot of things that play a part in helping the home get better and become more functional, and one of the biggest factors to keep in mind is the work that needs doing.

All homes have scope for improvement, and they can all become better and more appealing as assets. There are a lot of things that you can do in order to achieve this, and you need to start by making sure you are focused on tending to your home’s needs, and doing what you can to make as many improvements as possible. These are some of the best ideas to be getting on with moving forward, and it is important to make sure you get these right.

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14 Home Improvement Suggestions To Add Value To Your Home

14 Home Improvement Suggestions To Add Value To Your Home

Owning a home is a constant cycle of home improvements. Are you ever completely happy with your home at any one time? There’s always some room for improvement. When money’s tight or you’re looking to increase your home’s worth, it makes sense to choose improvements that will offer value for money.

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Old House? Home Renovation Tasks to Focus On Next

Old House? Home Renovation Tasks to Focus On Next

In case you just moved in to a home that needs renovation, chances are that you will need to start a renovation project In most cases, we are confused where we should start, and end up doing the same job twice. Your priority should be to make your house weatherproof and safe, and then you can start thinking about styling, design, and decoration. Below you will find a few tips on how to prioritize your home improvements to make the most out of your budget and time.

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What’s At The Top Of Your Dream Home Renovation To-Do List?

What’s At The Top Of Your Dream Home Renovation To-Do List?

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For most of us, the idea of renovating our homes is the dream. Sure, home improvements can be a lot of work. Sometimes, we will dread doing them as soon as we get started. But for a lot of people, the idea of pulling the dream home together is just unbeatable. When you feel as if you’re not really living in a home that you love, you get excited to renovate. Because all of a sudden, you will find that the place you were not all that fond of becomes the dream family home. And not only that, you may find that you want to buy a home that needs a lot of work doing to it. It can seem overwhelming at first, but when you break it all down and look to make things your own, it’s always worth it. To help you, let’s take a look at some of the things that could be on your dream renovation to-do list.

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Padding Out Your Old, Lofty Walls For The Winter

Padding Out Your Old, Lofty Walls For The Winter

Is the weather something you’re typically aware of, when you’re snug at home with the TV and a comfy sofa?

The winter is well on its way, and because of this, there’s a lot of warm and cosy preparation you’re going to have to do – especially if you’ve got thin walls and were constantly feeling the heat throughout the summer as well! So here’s to padding out the four walls around you, and making sure your house truly does feel like a home for the rest of this year.

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