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Blinds for Cheapskates and Thrifty Nickles

Everyone wants to save a buck now and then, but there are some among us who truly take frugality to the extreme. You may see fancy drapes and plantation shutters in other people’s houses and think, “I don’t need all that frilly stuff. I just need my windows covered, period, so the neighbors will stop complaining.”   Or perhaps you’re trying to convince a bachelor pad-dweller to upgrade his window coverings from from the blanket stapled to the wall. This is not a good look people.   Cheap Blinds for Any Budget If you think durable, custom blinds won’t fit in your budget, think again!¬†You’ll be happy to know that has lowered the prices of our most affordable blinds!…

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How to Winterize your Home for A Cozier Winter

Winter has arrived in full force, and in order to keep things cozy and warm it’s important to insulate your home against piercing drafts. These simple steps will help you winterize your home so your family will stay comfortable and your heating bill will cost you a lot less each month. Did You Know? -¬†Properly winterizing your windows can save up to 15% on your energy bill. Make a Draft Snake to Snuggle Up Against Doors and Windows A Draft Snakes are wintertime door and window insulation standbys that worked just as well for grandma as they do today. These tubes of fabric can be filled with dried beans, kitty litter, rice, cotton, dried corn, or anything that will help…

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