Deciding How Much to Downsize

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The Time to Downsize Has Come The time to downsize has come but how do you go about it? Downsizing usually occurs after the kids move out. Retirement is also a great time to move into a home that fits your new needs better. Regardless of the reason, your lifestyle is about to change. That means deciding how much to … Read More

Moving Plants to a New Home

moving plants to a new home

Moving can be a stressful time for anyone. Between decluttering your house and coordinating the move from your old house to your new home, there are a lot of things on your mind. Chances are, most everything from inside your old house will make the move to your new home. But what about your plants? Whether it’s your potted indoor … Read More

Stay Safe with a Well Maintained Fireplace and Chimney

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Cincinnati weather can be unpredictable and winter seems to be the most unpredictable season. The best place to be when it’s too cold to go outside is in front of your fireplace. However, just like cars and appliances, your fireplace and chimney need regular inspections and maintenance. An improperly maintained fireplaces poses serious risks to you and your family. BobVila.com … Read More