Archive for April, 2014

Double Wall Hammered Stainless Steel One-Bottle Chiller

Filed in Kitchen, Food & Wine Products by on April 30, 2014
Double Wall Hammered Stainless Steel One-Bottle Chiller

The square, stainless steel chiller can hold one bottle (90 oz. or 2.7 L) of your favorite wine and will keep it chilled for up to four hours. www.webstaurantstore.com

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Q: For many people, mudrooms are must-haves. What components make them functional?

Filed in Design and Decor, Home Experts by on April 30, 2014
Q: For many people, mudrooms are must-haves. What components make them functional?

A: Interior Designer Betty Ravnik suggests three key things every mudroom should have…

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Lifelong Beauty

Filed in Construction by on April 29, 2014
Lifelong Beauty

If visions of wielding a floor sander or meticulously staining boards are keeping you from adding hardwood flooring to your home, you might think again.

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Take it From Me … Hire the Professional

Filed in Design and Decor by on April 25, 2014
Take it From Me … Hire the Professional

When I was in design school I had an instructor who talked about interior designers hiring other interior designs to help them do their homes, and I was appalled at the thought…

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Leech Lake Brewing Company

Filed in Food and Wine by on April 23, 2014
Leech Lake Brewing Company

After moving his family to norther Minnesota in 2008, Greg Smith decided it was time to turn a favorite pastime into a full-time job. Leech Lake Brewing Company, located in Walker…

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Think Ahead About Keeping Sand on the Beach and out of the House

Filed in Maintenance by on April 22, 2014
Think Ahead About Keeping Sand on the Beach and out of the House

You finally have that great place on the lake, but no matter what you do, you can’t keep the sand on the beach and out of the house. Some people are able to ignore the mess…

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Q: How can I be sure I stay on budget during a project?

Filed in Construction, Home Experts by on April 20, 2014
Q: How can I be sure I stay on budget during a project?

A: “The biggest thing is do your planning up front,” says Tom Hanson of Wes Hanson Builders. Take your time, do your homework…

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Be Prepared to do Battle Against Weeds

Filed in Gardening by on April 19, 2014
Be Prepared to do Battle Against Weeds

Gertrude Stein is famous for saying, “A rose is a rose is a rose.” I say, “A weed is a weed is a weed.” (Who the heck is Gertrude Stein anyway?)

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Life Uninterurpted

Filed in Construction by on April 17, 2014
Life Uninterurpted

Have you ever lived through a power outage? We’re not taking about living without the coffee maker in the morning…

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Hayward

Filed in Destinations by on April 16, 2014
Hayward

Hayward, a small town with big amenities – Situated on Highway 63 in the lakes region of northwest Wisconsin, boasts a vibrant, historic downtown and a Northwoods charm in its numerous specialty shops.

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