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Style Guide: Florida Architecture - Old Spanish Style and French Provincial Style Guide: Florida Architecture - Old Spanish Style and French Provincial

By Tiffany Raiford

Two of the most common architectural styles include the French Country style and the Spanish style, both of which are common in the state. Both are used to create large, lovely, flowing homes that offer a feeling of tranquility and ambiance. Inside, we highlight the differences and distinct features among these two types of architecture

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Bathroom Flooring Types: Ceramic, Tile and Vinyl Bathroom Flooring Types: Ceramic, Tile and Vinyl

By Tiffany Raiford

Choosing the right floor for your home doesn't have to be a challenge. There are several different types of flooring that are very popular in bathrooms, and we've rounded up some of the pros of each one so that you can decide which will work best for you. Whether you're looking at ceramic, vinyl or tile, we have the answers to the questions you didn't even know you needed to ask!

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Delray Beach at a Glance Delray Beach at a Glance

By Tiffany Raiford

Part of Palm Beach County, Delray Beach is a lovely coastal community in South Florida. An often overlooked little area, but worthy of consideration whether you're planning on vacationing, renting or buying in South Florida. Inside, we take a closer look at the history and culture of Delray Beach

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Preparing to Live with a Cat Preparing to Live with a Cat

By Tiffany Raiford

Adding a new member to the family is an exciting and fun experience, but it's not something you should do without careful consideration. Nope, we're not talking about adding a new baby to the family, we're talking about bringing home a furry new feline friend!

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Martin County's Historic Places Martin County's Historic Places

By Tiffany Raiford

Martin County is one of the less populated and most serene areas in the state. It's an interesting area in the Sunshine State, where people who want to live the Florida lifestyle without the stress of being in the bigger cities go to live. Inside, we take a closer look at some of the more notable and historic landmarks throughout Martin County

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Comparing Flooring: Laminate vs. Hardwood Comparing Flooring: Laminate vs. Hardwood

By Tiffany Raiford

The choice between laminate and hardwood flooring is often difficult for many homeowners, which is why we compiled this comprehensive overview of each.

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Preparing a Backyard BBQ Preparing a Backyard BBQ

By Tiffany Raiford

Living in Florida means getting to spend a great deal of time outdoors. Backyard BBQs are simply a way of life in the sunshine state, mostly because you can have one anytime. But there's more to a BBQ than just good food and great friends -- inside, we highlight the essentials you need to make your next cookout a memorable one

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Golf Course Living Golf Course Living

By Tiffany Raiford

Florida is known for many different things: its beautiful beaches, being home to Disney World and for having gorgeous (but humid) weather all year. It's also known for its world-class golf courses, with seemingly one on every corner in some parts of the state. Inside, we take a close look at the benefits of living on a golf course

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Setting Up Your Own Home Garden Setting Up Your Own Home Garden

By Tiffany Raiford

Whether you love flowers or you want to grow your own vegetables, setting up a garden in Florida can be a bit of an intimidating process if you aren't certain how to get started. Inside, we offer some tips on getting started

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Organizing Your Closet Organizing Your Closet

By Tiffany Raiford

An organized closet sounds like a great idea, but it's not something everyone has the time and motivation to achieve. What most people don't consider, however, is how a neat and organized closet can have an amazing effect on your entire life; even your stress level!

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