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A Christmas Gift Made From Reclaimed Materials

A Christmas Gift Made From Reclaimed Materials

frugalhomediy December 25, 2011 1

  Here’s a Christmas present I made for my parents. I took an old leaded glass window from an abandoned house, cleaned it up, and framed it. The framing material I used was purchased

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Practical Tips to Conserve Water

Practical Tips to Conserve Water

frugalhomediy December 17, 2011 0

I was playing around on YouTube and found this video from Lowe’s about how to conserve water. I thought that it was very informative so I decided to post it.  The best part is that you

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The Power of Compound Interest

The Power of Compound Interest

frugalhomediy December 10, 2011 0

When should a person begin putting aside money in savings? Ask any financial professional and they will tell you to start asap. This is because the sooner you start to save (for retirement or

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How to Make Exterior Doors Last

How to Make Exterior Doors Last

frugalhomediy December 4, 2011 0

Metal or fiberglass exterior doors are a great addition to any home. They add security as well as energy efficiency. Here are a few ways to make doors and their frames last longer… Give

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