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Water wells are not very pleasing to look at. Even modern wells still protrude from the ground to some extent. Homeowners who try to keep their yards looking attractive find water wells to be nothing more than eyesores. To make matters even worse, water wells cannot be moved, so you are stuck with them. Thankfully,...

So, just what is a “net-zero” home? Native, Green Builders and Renewable Energy Providers in Austin, Texas are here to explain to readers. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, it is a residence that uses about two-thirds less energy than a regular, conventional home. It also fulfills its energy needs through renewable sources like wind, solar, or...

It is rare to find an investment property that can be flipped immediately without performing any renovations or repairs. It is important to choose the renovations carefully in the house in order to maximize the return on investment. This means knowing what is important to make the house livable. It also means knowing what buyers in the market are looking for today. Five...

The shooting sports are popular in our family. My husband was raised in a hunting, fishing and target shooting family. He learned to clean and take care...

Ponds and other water features provide a spot of beauty and tranquility in a yard. With the correct design, a beautiful pond can add value to the property, but if the pond loses oxygen, it dies. How Oxygen Depletion May Happen Ponds can become layered, especially in the summer when the upper levels are heated by the sun. Plants living on the surface of the pond continually...

Ocean Hill-Brownsville is a residential neighborhood in eastern Brooklyn that is 1,230.6 acres and has a population of around 86,468 residents. The population has increased since the late ’90s, but not by much. It’s an urban neighborhood, comprised mostly of African American residents (78.2 percent) and  18 percent of residents that are of Hispanic origin....

The Rise of the Open Plan Bedroom and Bathroom Some designers have called it a natural extension of the open plan living room and kitchen. Others have...

Homes all over the United States come with basements. However, there are some areas of the country where basements are less common. This includes many...

A lot of military parents fear that they are not giving their child the life they should have because of the military. This is not true at all. Military children have a lot of benefits that they gain from being a military kid. They get to have an opportunity to see things that many others will not have the chance to do. Below, Unicorn Moving & Storage Company in Austin,...

Organising a move can be tough, but even when that’s behind you, you still have to unpack. Make the process easier with some advance planning.  If you...