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Here’s how to put the holiday mess behind you and resolve to have a cleaner home

It’s finally over. All of the prep, the decorating, the cooking, the guests, the holiday colds and flu are behind us. Sort of. Many of us are still haunted by the Ghost of Christmas Past, including Christmas tree needles, glitter, and the tell-tale finger prints of tiny tots, not to mention the bacteria and viruses that seemed to have...

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Love is in the air (and it smells like coffee)

How should you brew your joe? There is a profusion of confusion on the best coffee infusion; however, it all comes down to preference: In the 16th century, folks simply boiled it three times in a pitcher (or ibrik) in the desert sand. No desert handy? It can be made this way on a stovetop as well. It comes out thick, chewy, offensive to the...

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Sit down with a Neighborhood Expert for a pre-sold strategy session and find out if you’re home is market ready

When selling a home, the way you present it can turn a cool prospect into a red-hot buyer. We turned to Erin Paglio, a Realtor working with Denise Zervos, The Neighborhood Experts at Platinum Real Estate, for some helpful hints. She’s earned a reputation as a master stager, taking homes from cluttered and drab to move-in-ready dynamite...

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Rear end fallout

How bad can a hemorrhoid get? Grade four. Those are the worst. Grade four hemorrhoids are internal hemorrhoids that come out of the anus and stay there until they’re treated. Think of it as rectal fallout—and they cannot be pushed back inside. Grade four hemorrhoids typically develop over many years. Longstanding constipation or lots...

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Splash Car Wash is getting bigger, better and offering even more affordable vehicle cleaning services

'Tis the season when you’re likely to find salty, grimy slush droppings splattered beneath your vehicle on your garage floor. If you’ve noticed the dimples and pock marks the salt has created in your concrete over the years, just imagine what it can do to the bottom of your car. Regular undercarriage flushings can help remove road...

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