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While kids are busy getting covered in dirt and grass stains, adults can socialize while basking in the aroma of hot food on the barbecue. Ice cold lemonade is passed around when it’s hot, and hot cocoa warms you up when it’s chilly outside. Often times, you are having so much fun making memories and close bonds that the sun goes down before you realize it even started to set. Instead of moving the party inside, light up your backyard so there is never any time limit to your backyard extravaganza. Light it up with these tips and outdoor lighting ideas. [...]
The federal government's Energy Star program offers certification to green home builders, giving homeowners the reassurance that they are purchasing a home designed to conform to strict energy-efficiency guidelines. Energy Star-certified homes (as they are called) are inspected independently by a certified rater and will be certified with the Energy Star logo, which is placed on the home's breaker box as well as placed on documents provided to the homeowner. [...]
At some point in most people’s lives, a small living space, be it a studio apartment, a dorm room, or even parents’ basement or garage, will become “home”. While it’s good to recognize this temporary living arrangement for what it is, it’s still a great idea to make the most of it. After all, nobody wants to come home to a cramped and unattractive living space when it can be decked out to become a cozy, inviting one. [...]
Lighting is the part of a room that will dictate the tone and mood of a room. Here are some factors to consider before you choose and install. [...]
. . . the use of LED battery lights is growing exponentially. LED stands for Light Emitting Diode, and it’s a light source that operates via a small electronic device that lights up when electricity passes through it. It’s a relatively new technology, but several of its features have made it the go-to choice for homeowners looking for easy outdoor lighting.