Monthly Archives August 2015

So You Want to Own a Ranch? You Might Want to Read This Firsrt


There’s a lot of romanticism associated with owning a farm, horse ranch, or cattle ranch. Of course, there are many benefits. Rising with the sun and breathing in the fresh, clear air, with the only sounds and sights surrounding you being your animals, your land, and the produce you reap.
Yeah, it sounds absolutely idyllic, right? Well, unfortunately, it’s more complicated than that. Owning a luxury ranch requires a lot of hard work, money, and time.
For those of you considering making the plunge, here’s what you need to know about acquiring a ranch or a farm:

First of all, farms and ranches are not created equal. By definition,

3 Reasons You Need to Be Donating Clothes and Toys This Holiday Season

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Ho, ho, ho! Before you know it, the temperature will be dropping, snow will begin to fall, and the holiday season will be just around the corner. December usually sneaks up on everybody, so it’s important to start figuring out how you are going to help give less fortunate members of your community the holiday experience they deserve.

With all of the amazing charities that accept charitable donations, including organizations who will even pick up clothing donations, th

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Dust Bunnies Not Looking So Cute Anymore? Get Rid Of TheM Fast

House cleaners

Sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day to do everything you need to do: go to work, raise a family, take care of the house and the yard…and trying to do all of them can leave you feeling stressed out and overworked. Even worse, you may feel inadequate or defeated if each task isn’t done to your satisfaction–something that can feel impossible with only 24 hours in the day. Indeed, almost 85% of Americans who are stressed out attribute some of that stress to worrying about the cleanliness and organization of their home–most feel it isn’t clean or organized enough! So what do you do if you find yourself in this situation? Consider hiring a professional house cleaner to take some of the load off your shoulders.
I Can Take Care Of It–Why Hire Out?
If you’re worried that hiri

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3 Reasons a City Apartment is Better than a Country Home

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It’s an age old debate: City apartment, or countryside house? Some people split the difference and go for a city house, but discount that for the sake of this argument. Many times the decision is made for you depending on a job, family, or other outstanding factors. If given the choice though it’s almost always better to rent an apartment than buy a house. Here are three of the most basic reasons.

    1.) Cost: In virtually every scenario renting an apartment will be cheaper than buying a house. Not just in the money that you spend up front on down payments either, although that’s certainly part of it. About 20% of home owners would have saved money renting according to one study done. Considering approximately one-third of buyers will move within five years before they can bu

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Avoid Annoying TV Remote Codes with Replacement Remotes

Universal remote codes

Remotes have been a thorn in the side of millions of Americans for as long as any of us can remember. Over half of American families have at least four devices in the living room alone that require a remote control, and they quickly end up lost or broken before we ever have a chance to enjoy our new device.

Thankfully, replacement TV remotes are available to expedite the process of taking back your TV watching freedom. We all have that one random universal remote in the drawer that doesn’t even have the same functions as the device we bought it for. With original replacements, set-up is quick, easy, and there’s no messing around with TV remote codes. Here’s a few quick notes on losing your remote, and how replacement remotes can make everything better:

    Losing your remote.

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Getting Rid of Common Sleeping Issues With a King Adjustible Bed

Adjustable bed base

In today’s fast-paced world, one of the most important commodities is sleep. A good night’s sleep brings you the comfort and relaxation you need, while also recharging your batteries and rejuvenating your body and mind. Now more than ever, many people complain about different issues with sleeping, including aches and pains, stiffness, headaches, lethargy and fitful sleep. While some of these issues can be a result of other physical or psychological complications, practicing good posture and an ergonomic sleeping environment can be of great help. That is where a king adjustable bed might prove to be a difference-maker.

A king size adjustable bed is a large bed which provides you with the opt

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How to Tie an Interior Design Together

Antique diving helmets

When interior decorating, the key to nailing the theme is to have a strong centerpiece to tie the room together. Some focal point to connect everything. Something interesting, but subtle. A real conversation piece.

Here are just a few cool ideas you can use to really hammer the theme.

A Piece of Art. – Having a large piece of art as your centerpiece is a great idea. Not only will it let others know you’re cultured, it will also be a great conversation starter. Good art makes people feel things. Find a piece that really speaks to you, and makes you feel the way you’d like to feel when in your living room.

Diving Helmets. – One of the coolest nautical home decorations you can have when doing a nautical theme is a

Choose Land O’Lakes (Not the Butter, Silly, the Place)

New homes land o lakes

Why We Chose one of the Modern Homes in Land O’Lakes

Land O’ Lakes, Florida, has grown a great deal in the past 20 years. As of this year, there are almost 32,000 people living here.

New neighborhoods, shopping, and schools have been built, and officials recently reopened Land O’ Lakes Community Park, with a football and practice field, a softball field with new dugouts and lighting, paved walking trail, a concessions building with meeting and rest rooms, an open space to be used event field, and new parking lots and playground.

And as if that weren’t enough, we average 248 sunny days a year here, that’s almost 70% of your days spent in the sun. It’s a fantastic place to live.

Top Reasons We Bought one of the Modern Homes in Land O’La

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Working With A Home Builder Tips For New Homeowners

New homes land o lakes fl

Have you thought of buying a new home? It’s a decision that can be both easy and difficult — while building times and price is more significant than your average apartment renting, modern homes come with ease of convenience, a surrounding community and your own personal touch. Your home is an important decision that ideally will last anywhere from decades to future generations and one way to cement what you want is by working with a home builder. Everything from heating costs to architectural design to the neighborhood go into making a home ideal, so look below to learn a little more about what homeo

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Tips for Picking the best Wedding Reception Location

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Choosing a wedding reception location is one of the most important details in planning a wedding. This is the location that your guests will remember and at which many of your photos will be taken. When choosing a wedding location, remember to stay true to the feeling of your wedding. This is your day! Whether you are looking for a feel of elegance, rustic charm, or just a simple energy and cheer keep this theme in mind. Don’t forget to consider the outdoors! Today 35% of weddings are now outdoors, some for both the ceremony and reception. After you are engaged, start to look for a wedding venue early, the best time to book is about 9 months to a year before your wedding.

Don’t Forget the Checkbook!

When planning your ceremony and reception locations, be sure to ask how

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