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Avocado Mash
Avocado is classic summer ingredient, and this recipe is a fresh additional to any main course.
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The Preperation Before Staining
Learn about 5 per-requisites that should be met before you apply stain.
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Designing For a Low Maintenance Home
Design tips that you want to keep in mind for a low maintenance home.
So-Cal Hot Dogs
So-Cal Hot Dogs
As unusual as it may sound, avocado and mango make a great dog. Folks in southern California won’t even blink an eye at this one!
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Pros and Cons of Using a Clear Coat On My Exterior Logs
Learn the pros and cons of using only a clear coat to achieve a natural look over time.
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How to Prevent Cracks From Growing
4 key things to do to slow down the rate of evaporation and rate of cracking.
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Avoiding UV Exposure and Natural Oxidization
Learn about the 4 options for getting rid of the picture frame effect after being affect by UV exposure and natural oxidization.
Furniture Materials: 5 Pros + Cons
Outdoor Furniture Materials: 5 Pros + Cons
When buying furniture for your home, maintenance and durability are important factors in making a decision. Here are some quick...
How to Take Care of Outdoor Fabric
How to Take Care of Outdoor Fabric
Fabric can add a flair of color to any outdoor space, but what happens when the fabric gets damaged? Here are some quick tips t...
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The Difference Between Logs and 2x4s
Three of the (very technical) reasons why logs are special.
7 Ways to Design an Outdoor Room
7 Ways to Design an Outdoor Room
Create an outdoor room that invites you to stay. Here are seven design tips the pros know — and now you do, too!
Four Fast-Growing Trees
4 Fast-Growing Trees to Plant at the Cabin
Trees are the perfect accessory to any outdoor space, but waiting for them to grow can be a challenge. These four fast-growing ...
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Caulking 10
A crash course that help your get your caulking done right.
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6 Easy Ways to Create Shade
Shade is relaxing, cooling, good for your skin... We’ll show you six ways to get it — from instant to worth-the-wait.
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Tips and Tricks For Power Washing
Power washing tips to ensure you get the best results for your staining job.
How to Fix Torn Down Chinking and Caulking
How to Fix Torn Down Chinking and Caulking
Learn about the 4 major causes for why your chinking and caulking is tearing down the middle and how you can fix it.
The 5 Best Campfire Lays and How to Build Them
The 5 Best Campfire Lays and How to Build Them
A campfire lay, the method used to assemble a campfire before lighting it, determines how that fire will burn. Learn about the ...
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Triple Berry Cobbler
This triple berry cobbler recipe is the perfect summer dessert.
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Grilled Brie Croutons
The perfect side to any dish, but these grilled brie croutons pair perfectly with salad and chicken.
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Raspberry Chicken with Grilled Peaches
If you were around in the ‘80s, everything “gourmet” was tossed with raspberry vinaigrette. It was hot then and is still good t...