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6 Steps to Follow After Inheriting a House

If a loved one recently passed and left his or her house to you, you are likely going through a roller coaster of emotions. This can be a very trying time as you deal with both the sadness of losing someone you love and having to decide what to do with the house, but we […]

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A Breakdown of the Best Boats for Families and Fishing

Are you considering buying a boat? A boat can be a very big purchase, one that you have likely thought over for a very long time. Before you make that purchase, it is important to determine the activities for which you will use it. Whether you plan on boating for days on the water with […]

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Tips for Couples Moving in Together after Marriage

If you have recently gotten married or are planning on tying the knot soon, you are more than likely starting to figure out plans for combining households. While combining households is a very exciting time in your life, every couple is bound to run into a few bumps along the way. Try out these 6 […]

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Preparing for Baby: Getting the House Ready for the Baby

If you’re reading this post, congratulations! You are about to start a new and exciting chapter in your life as you await the birth of your first child. Before you bring your baby home, it is important that you correctly prep your home for your new baby. While some of these tips might not be […]

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Experience the Colors of Fall in Michigan

There’s nothing quite like fall. The beautiful red, orange, and yellow leaves blowing in the brisk October air is enough to make anyone decorate their home with pumpkins and cornstalks in celebration of the season. It’s a truly glorious time in the state of Michigan, and you don’t want to miss out on exploring some […]

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Divorce and Self Storage

No one imagines that their marriage will turn into a divorce, however, around 40 to 50 percent of marriages end in a divorce or some sort of dissolution. No matter how peaceful the decision to get a divorce was, it can still be extremely stressful and painful. The sooner you take the steps to prepare […]

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The Best Tips for Planning a Garage Sale

The last few weeks of summer serve a as a great time to host one last garage sale before the holidays and winter months arrive. Although garage sales can be a lot of work, they can be an effective way of making extra cash while getting rid of unneeded items if they are done right. […]

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Winter Home Comfort Tips

After a long day, there’s nothing quite like coming home to a cozy, warm house, especially throughout these brutal winter months. Michigan in the winter can be particularly nasty, so you want to make sure your home is a comfortable haven until the weather breaks in the spring. Plus, spending so much time in cold, […]

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5 Tips for Making Charitable Donations

Ending the year by making charitable donations helps those in need during this special season. Throughout the holidays, people find ways to dig a little deeper into their pockets and donate to causes they find worthy. Or, perhaps you donate items you’re no longer using in your home, or even simply donate your time in […]

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How to Stay Safe this 4th of July

For over two hundred years, Americans have been celebrating the signing of the Declaration of Independence and our nation’s freedom on the 4th of July. Interesting fact: Presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, two signers of the Declaration of Independence, both passed away on July 4, 1826. Around the country, millions of us will celebrate […]

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