BuildDirect Blog: Life at Home

Keep Looking! A Home-Buyer's Pep Talk

Buying or renting a new home can seem like an endless search. It's easy to give up hope and compromise, ...

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Become A Window Washing Warrior!

Window washing without streaks isn't as tricky as you think. Take a look at this step by step guide to ...

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Decorating For Your Mind: Activating Your Brain With Decor

Home decor can be used to activate different faculties of your mind. Discover how! *** Recently, I've discussed how to decorate for ...

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bright hemp cloth
  Cotton and synthetic fabrics are not environmentally friendly. There are alternatives with smaller carbon footprints. Here are 3 of them. *** It’s important to consider the environmental impact of the fabrics you use. Energy, water and chemicals to...
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Growing flowers to dry is easy, inexpensive and rewarding. Here are some tips on what to grow and how to dry what you grow later. *** Have you inadvertently left a bouquet of flowers in a vase and forgotten...