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The Only New House Checklist You Need (All 229 Essential Household Items You Need for Your New Place)

Moving into a new house comes with a lot of things to think about. The biggest part is making sure you have every one of the household items that you need (aka household essentials). This new house checklist covers everything from the home essentials to a list of...

DIY Home Inspection Checklist for Buyers (Free Printable)

Have you ever wondered what a home inspector looks at when they are doing a home inspection? Here is a complete home inspection checklist for buyers that you can use to evaluate a house to see if there is anything wrong. Some of the items in this home inspection...

Kitchen Essentials Checklist: 250+ Must Haves For The Perfectly Stocked Kitchen

When you think of stocking your kitchen, it doesn't seem like there are that many things. But dig a little deeper, and you will see that you can easily have over 250 items on your kitchen essentials checklist. Luckily many on this list of kitchen items are pretty...

House Hunting Checklist for Buying a House (Free Printable PDF)

Buying a House Checklist (Free Printable PDF) When you are looking for houses it helps to have a house hunting checklist. Something you can use to evaluate each house and make sure you are seeing it with your reality lenses instead of the rose-colored ones we usually...

Can Cast Iron be Used on Induction Cooktops?

When I was in the process of purchasing my new-to-me home, I was thrilled to find out that the stove was one of the included kitchen appliances. However, when I was officially moving in, I realized that the stove was an induction stove and that I knew nothing about...

Stamped vs Forged Knives: Which is best?

When purchasing a mid-range knife set, you have an important decision to make. Should you buy a stamped knife set or a forged knife set? Which one is better for you and your cooking needs? In this review, we will explain the two types, the pros and cons of each, and...

Mercer Knives Reviews: Are Mercer Knives good?

Mercer Knives Reviews: Are Mercer Knives good? Any chef will tell you that a good set of knives makes all the difference in the kitchen. For those who need sharp knives at an affordable price, the search ends with Mercer Culinary. In this article, you’ll find Mercer...

The Different Types of Kitchen Knives and What They’re Used for

While the types of kitchen knives may vary, they all serve a purpose. Each type of kitchen knife can be used for different types of cutting needs and is designed to do so with optimum efficiency. As we mention in our home essentials checklist, you need a good...
How to Restain a Deck

How to Restain a Deck

Restaining a deck is one of the best ways to maintain the condition of your deck and ensure it lasts a long time....

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