Entries from September 2013

Home Projects You Can Handle Yourself

September 30th, 2013 · No Comments

If you’re looking for a do-it-yourself project that will be usefull in the long run, consider one of these tried and true projects that are relatively easy and inexpensive: Motion Detector Lights.  Motion Detector Lights are not just for outdoor use, you can install them indoors as well to make your life easier.  For example, […]

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Tags: Home Projects

Spotlight on Mixx in Rehoboth Beach

September 28th, 2013 · No Comments

Mixx (26 Baltimore Ave) in Rehoboth Beach has received a lot of attention from the time it joined the local restaurant scene several years ago.  Mixx serves up what they refer to as “American Fusion” cuisine and an extensive wine and martini menu as well.  With nightly specials including $8 burgers and half-priced martinis on […]

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Tags: Food and Restaurants · Rehoboth Beach

5 Ways To Utilize Wasted Space Under Your Stairs

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments

The space under stairs is often underutilized, if not wasted.  Here are five ideas for creating practical storage in this space. 1.  Shelves.  Building custom shelves into this space is a relatively simple, but practical way to create storage without much effort. 2.  Drawers.  Creating custom stairs where each step is also a drawer can add a […]

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Tags: Home Decor · Home Projects

3 Ways To Organize Your Bedroom This Weekend

September 26th, 2013 · No Comments

If you’re looking for ways to organize your bedroom, check out some of these ideas: 1.  Organize Wall Hangings.  Clear clutter by hanging taking what’s important to you, framing it or mounting it, and creating a wall display. 2.  Use Your Corners.  Installing corner shelving or a corner table can add usefulness to underutilized parts of your […]

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Tags: Home Decor · Home Projects

Weekend Update: September 27th-29th

September 25th, 2013 · No Comments

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, check out one of these local events: Friday, September 27th: History Happy Hour This free presentation will run from 4-4:30pm at the Cannonball House on the corner of Front & Bank Streets.  This “season finale” presentation will be presented by William HJ Manthrope, Jr. and Paul […]

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Tags: Local Events

Take Care Of Your Grout

September 24th, 2013 · No Comments

If you have grout anywhere in your home than chances are that you’ve spent a lot of time and elbow grease trying to get those lines clean, which can be very difficult!  The best way to get this clean is to start with a solution of half vinegar, half water in a spray bottle.  Spray […]

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Tips For Staying Within Your Renovation Budget

September 23rd, 2013 · No Comments

If you’re planning a renovation, whether small or large, staying within your budget is a huge stressor and can be difficult!  One of the best ways to preemptively avoid breaking the budget is to work with a designer to work out all of the details of your project before hiring a contractor.  Yes, you will […]

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Spotlight on Fins Fish House and Raw Bar in Rehoboth Beach

September 21st, 2013 · No Comments

Fins Fish House and Raw bar (243 Rehoboth Ave) in Rehoboth Beach is one of the top rated restaurants in Rehoboth.  Serving an impressive variety of fresh oysters, daily fish options, and seafood entrees, you really can’t go wrong no matter what you order.  Fins prides themselves on pairing delicious, fresh food with craft brews […]

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Tags: Food and Restaurants · Rehoboth Beach

5 Things To Know About Homeowner’s Insurance

September 20th, 2013 · No Comments

Homeowner’s Insurance is something that everyone has to deal with, but not everyone understands.  Here are five tips for dealing with it: 1.  Shop around.  You shouldn’t just shop around for the best price, you should also shop around for the best agent.  If you need to file a claim, you will have to work […]

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3 Simple Storage Solutions

September 19th, 2013 · No Comments

If you’re looking to add storage to your home, try one of these tricks: 1.  Utilize Your Foyer.  Add a storage bench to your foyer for both storage and seating.  You can also stretch mesh, rubber boating straps, and a myriad of other materials around painted frames for both decorative and storage purposes. 2.  Over […]

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Tags: Home Organization