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Kitchen Design – Take the Quiz

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There may be no other room that sees more activity than the kitchen. Here's how you can make sure your kitchen suits the needs of your entire family. (function(n){var... Continue

3 Ways to Prep Your Home for Summer

Extra Mile Staff
Warm weather means fun parties and impromptu get-togethers. It’s never too early (or late) to start prepping your home for the months ahead (or to review your homeowners coverage). Here are a few easy steps you can take to make your home... Continue

Livable Design in the Kitchen

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence
For many families, the kitchen represents more than just the space where meals are prepared. It’s the room where homework is done, spirited discussions are had, and a house turns into a home. In fact, there may be no other room that sees... Continue

What You Need to Know About Universal Design

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Most of us are living busy lives with work, children and grandchildren in and out of the house, volunteering, and perhaps providing care to older relatives. This is why you should consider universal design if you are embarking on a home... Continue

3 Tips for Wildfire Safety

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Although wildfires are most common in the West, they can happen anywhere in the U.S. There are many ways to prepare your family for an unlikely fire that go beyond keeping a fire extinguisher handy—especially in the case of... Continue

Smoke Detector Buying Tips

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Some smoke detectors run on batteries, which need to be replaced regularly. Some run on your home's electric current, and won't work if you lose power. Put both types of detectors in your house to be sure you’re protected. Not all... Continue