Category Archives: Home and Family Lifestyle

Entry Doors Options and Choices

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Entry Door Options and Choices (13)-Design Build ProsOptions, options, options. When you think of home remodeling design options, you typically think of things like kitchen and bathroom tile, countertop materials, wallpaper, room colors, etc. One of the areas where you have a plethora of options and the ability to make a a strong impression? Your front entry door! Continue reading

Don’t Put Off Home Repairs

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Don’t Put Off Home Repairs

Don't Ignore Home Repairs (1)This is a guest blog done by Kathi Fleck of LoneStar Property Solutions. You can read an interview she had previously done with Design Build Pros here.

“It is most important to take care of repair items as they occur, whether inside your home or on the exterior. I regularly see homes needing repair in addition to the desired updates the homeowner requests.” – Kathi Fleck

There is nothing that holds up a project like unexpected repairs. Even if the repairs were known about, it’s completely possible for homeowners to put off maintenance tasks until a major project is being done. When going into a remodeling project, it’s usually fairly obvious if maintenance has been deferred or not. If it’s been put off for too long, the overall cost of the project the homeowner wants to do becomes greatly increased by the necessary repairs that will need to be done along with it.

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Virginia Home Addition Project by Leo Lantz Construction

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Virginia Home Addition Project by Leo Lantz Construction (15)Virginia Home Addition Project by Leo Lantz Construction

Leo Lantz Construction, located in Glen Allen, Virginia is a Design Build Pros Preferred Remodeler. This was a home addition project that added 2,700 sq. ft of living space and included an indoor pool.

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Difference between a Smoothie and a Juice

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Hi There, Fellow Gardeners!

This is AnnahMarie and Becca.

Kale and blueberry smoothie recipe from Organic Gurlz Gardens in Fort Wayne Indiana (3)Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing information on the Difference between a Smoothie and a Juice.

We at Organic Gurlz Gardens are often posed the question of ‘What is The Big Difference between a Smoothie and a Juice?’

Both drinks are quite delectable, commonly served chilled, and complement each other greatly. (At least, depending on the ingredients, they do.)

We have observed a few primary differences between the beverages down below…

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Unclogging Your Sink

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Hi There, Fellow Gardeners!

This is Becca.

unclogging your sink - Organic Gurlz Gardens Fort Wayne Indiana (1)Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing information on Unclogging Your Sink.

Cleaning out a congested drain can be an unwanted hassle – and costly. We at Organic Gurlz Gardens have a few tips for unclogging the sink pipes.

One of the most obvious ways to prevent clogging is to avoid placing hair or large items down the drain. Washing down the sink with hot water also aids in keeping the drain from obstacles.

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Hosting an Organic BBQ

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This is AnnahMarie and Becca.

Natural gas bbq grill in outdoor kitchen - Design Build Pros (2)Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing information on Hosting an Organic BBQ.

Outside in your personal oasis, relaxing in a stretched out lawn chair, enjoying sunshine as a delectable selection of ‘meats’ with your friends and family. What’s missing? The ‘Organics’!

We at Organic Gurlz Gardens are here to share a few tips on amping up the garden on the outdoor barbecue.

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Growing the Perfect Salad in Your Garden

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Hi There, Fellow Gardeners!

This is AnnahMarie.

Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing information on Growing the Perfect Salad in Your Garden.

Fresh Garden Salad from Organic Gurlz Gardens Fort Wayne IndianaYou may find yourself craving a salad. A strange feeling, but the taste of scrumptious greens excites the taste buds! As you look out of your window to your garden, you decide to voyage out with a bucket and scissors in hand to harvest.

One key question: what are some great ingredients to incorporate into a salad? We at Organic Gurlz Gardens are here to share a few scrumptious fruits and vegetables with some informational benefits.

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Keeping Your Countertop Clean

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This is AnnahMarie.

keeping your countertop clean ~ Design Build Pros (4)Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing information on keeping your countertop clean!

The breakfast bar – the commonplace in the kitchen for entertaining, enjoying a delicious meal, and an abundance of family fun. We at Organic Gurlz Gardens appreciate fun-times and scrumptious suppers, but could “normal” procedures in preparing meals be hazardous to one’s health?

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Foods to Help Lower Blood Sugar Levels

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Hi There, Fellow Gardeners!

This is AnnahMarie.

health benefits of ginger root - Organic Gurlz GardensToday, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sharing information on Foods to Help Lower Blood Sugar Levels.

What is Diabetes?

Diabetes is a rather aggravating condition which involves a person’s blood sugar level being quite high. This ailment is marked by the passage of excessive amounts of urine. As many know, high blood sugar is frequently treated with something referred to as ‘insulin’. The human body makes its own insulin, but sometimes our systems need a helping hand.

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Beveled Marble Subway Tile

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Beveled Marble Subway Tile (1)-Design Build ProsBeveled Marble Subway Tile

Design Build Pros loves using beveled marble subway tile in our remodeling projects. We’ve written previously about the history of subway tile, but the beveled marble incarnation of subway tile adds an extra “WOW!” factor to projects.

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