Home Management

Celebrations Calendar Template

Creating a Home Management Binder Celebrations Calendar Template Do you remember being a child and receiving a birthday card in the mail from a relative? It really was the best. Whether it was a card, stuffed bear, balloon, or stickers, it didn’t matter. What mattered was that someone remembered that it was your birthday and…

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Home Inventory Template

Home Inventory Template

Creating a Home Management Binder How to Make and Manage a Home Inventory List When you purchased your home and insurance, one of the many choices that you had to make involved how much coverage you wanted on your insurance.  The two main coverage types involves the building, or dwelling, and the contents.  Generally speaking,…

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Our Home Renovation

Removing Laminate Countertops

Removing Laminate Countertops Our closing date on the old house (which we are still living in) is approaching quickly and we are not even close to having the new house ready for move in.  Only working on the weekends really slows things down, but maybe once we are living in the construction zone we will…

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Home Maintenance Schedule

Seasonal Home Maintenance Schedule Template

Seasonal Home Maintenance Schedule Template Creating a Home Management Binder Daylight savings time has come and gone which means it is time to welcome another spring and hopefully, some warmer weather. While we all bask in the glorious sunlight, it is also the time of year when many start thinking about those tasks that just…

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Weekly Cleaning Schedule

Weekly Cleaning Schedule Template

Weekly Cleaning Schedule Template Creating a Home Management Binder As a newly married couple, future parents-to-be, and full-time out of the house workers, home management doesn’t always make it to our top list of things to do when we get home in the evenings.  From the start of our life as two, I have always…

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How to Remove Wallpaper

There are few home renovation projects discussed with as much distaste as removing wallpaper.  If you have ever tackled this task or know someone who did, it appears that this may be one of the most hated jobs for the DIY home improver.  I had never had the need to remove wallpaper before making the…

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Remove Old Carpet

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How to Remove Old Carpet in Your House Step by Step Guide for Taking Up and Disposing of Old Carpet Hey y’all!  We are several weeks in now on our home renovation 2.0 and our house is looking more like a construction site than a home these days.  Luckily, we aren’t living in it yet.  After…

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Take Down Ceilings

How to Take Down Popcorn Ceilings Step by Step Guide for Taking Down Popcorn Ceilings If you purchased a house built during the 80’s or early 90’s, then you most likely are the recipient of a once popular textured ceiling commonly referred to as a popcorn ceiling. Whether personal preference or simply not wanting to…

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