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Fun and Fitness in Your Own Backyard

A recent headline read: “Kids Spend Nearly 55 Hours a Week Watching TV, Texting, and Playing Video Games”. This is a real study based on Nielsen ratings and a new survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation. This means kids have less time and attention for exercise, fresh air and active sports skills development and can also lead to obesity and ADHD.

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Don’t Be “Scared” of the Future When You Have Long Term Care Insurance

The one thing that should not be scary is your future health and how you are going to pay for it, if for some frightening reason you become sick or disabled.

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Landscape and Architectural Lighting

As you get closer you see the highlighted architectural features gracefully showcased by precise accent lighting, or sparkling foliage in the yard – glowing trees, bushes, plantings, water features, or softly lit pathways. As much as you might appreciate how gorgeous these lighted homes look, to really understand their appeal you should talk to homeowners who have custom outdoor lighting.

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Advantages of Design/Build Construction

If you have been thinking about remodeling your home, but concerns about time, money and sanity are holding you back, you may change your mind when you understand the design/build approach to home remodeling. This is an integrated process. Five important facets are combined to achieve a successful project: innovative design, material selections, constructive coordination, budget considerations and experienced craftsmanship.

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Asthma, Allergies and Discomfort

Allergy and asthma are epidemic, affecting one in five Americans, and one in thirteen schoolage children. About 500,000 hospital admissions and 5,000 deaths are attributed to asthma annually. An estimated 100 million workdays and 10 million school days are lost to asthma each year. A contributing factor for those affected is the air inside our own homes.

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When You Hire A Painter, Are You Hiring Brains or Brawn?

Are they sharp enough to know how to find a good deal for you on great paint?

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