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How to Install Board and Batten Wainscoting (White Painted Square over Rectangle Pattern)
Fred | January 1, 2015
How to Install Board and Batten Wainscoting (White Painted Square over Rectangle Pattern)

For the last few months, we’ve been contemplating how to spruce up our relatively small upstairs hallway (below). We had installed wainscoting in our prior home’s living room, and thought that might add the visual interest we were looking for here. Then, inspired by Wilker Do’s recent board and batten video tutorial, I started gathering ideas on Pinterest for an elegant but simple design that could take this space up a notch. We settled on a 48″ high square-over-rectangle  board and batten design.... 

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Sun Joe SPX3000 Pressure Washer First Look
Ethan | April 23, 2016
Sun Joe SPX3000 Pressure Washer First Look

This short video is a first look at the Sun Joe SPX3000 electric pressure washer. It boasts a powerful 1800-watt / 14.5 amp motor for tackling a variety of tasks including removing paint, stains, rust and cleaning decks, sidewalks and more. Sun Joe was kind enough to send us this pressure washer so check back for a full review in the near future. This pressure washer features five different quick-connect spray nozzles (0, 15, 25, 40 and soap) for different applications. The dual detergent tank allows you to carry two different detergents... 

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Easy Bug Deterrent with Essential Oils!
Jocie | April 14, 2016
Easy Bug Deterrent with Essential Oils!

You know who loves me? More than anyone else? BUGS. They love me LOTS. We’re outside a lot in the spring and summer with the kids and after 5 minutes and OTC bug spray, I am covered in bug bites. Big ones. Meanwhile, Ethan, who is sitting right next to me is bug-free, living the good life. Last summer I stopped going outside sometimes because I was so miserable. Because you know its not just the momentary bite, its the itching and subsequent scratching until they bleed in the middle of the night. Now, I really hate bug, and bug... 

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