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How to properly move a flat-screen TV

Flat-panel displays or flat-screen TVs use various technologies to display images in a flat format. Plasma, liquid crystal (LCD) and LED (LED) displays, organic light – emitting diodes (OLED) and ultra-high definition (UHD) displays are just a few examples. Since their screens ... MORE
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Log cabins were the most popular and affordable type of home when immigrants first came to America

Log cabins weren’t just popular out west, but were one of the most common housing structures here in Yates County as well. Scandinavian immigrants introduced log cabins to American culture in the 17th century. The popularity stemmed from affordability and easy access ... MORE
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Is the way you are choosing a house the right way? Read to find out

For any person, one of the signs of having it made and being truly independent is being able to purchase your very own house. Whether you are a young adult, a couple starting a family, a professional looking to invest their hard-earned ... MORE
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Mums for sale through Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

The Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is taking orders for beautiful fall mums. The plants come in yellow, rust, and dark red/burgundy. The price is $8.00 per 10-inch plant. To keep our volunteers and customers safe, orders will be taken only ... MORE
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Top 10 window treatments for a beach house for improved safety

Do you own a house on the beachfront? Are you planning to decor the interior of your room with some beautiful inclusions? So you are at the right place. A beachfront home gives you scenic views of sparkling blue waters and the ... MORE
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Lincoln Hill Farms encompasses everything the Finger Lakes Region is all about

Lincoln Hill Farms encompasses what the Finger Lakes Region is all about

Lincoln Hill Farms is one of the Finger Lakes Region’s best kept secrets. The farm has stages and bars to host concerts and events, multiple gardens ranging from sunflowers to hops, a catering service, a wedding venue, goats, chickens, and glamping. With ... MORE
Tips on how to keep pigeons away from your patio

Tips on how to keep pigeons away from your patio

Pigeons are the subject of some very hot debates, all over the country, and indeed, the rest of the world, with some people loving them, while others hate them with a passion. Regardless of your opinion on pigeons, you probably won’t want ... MORE
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How to create the ultimate gaming room

How to create the ultimate gaming room

If you’re really into playing video games, you probably dream of having a dedicated gaming room. And why shouldn’t you have one? Book lovers want to have a cozy home library, fitness enthusiasts build home gyms, and people who like crafts also ... MORE
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Do you need a dehumidifier in your crawl space

Do you need a dehumidifier in your crawl space

The wet conditions in the crawl space could lead to many problems like mold growth and structural issues. If you live in a humid climate, then you should install a dehumidifier in your crawl space. Function: The dehumidifier reduces the moisture level ... MORE
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The increase is rain has created an increase in local mushroom growth

The increase is rain has created an increase in local mushroom growth

With an increase in rain, an increase of colorful fungi has also shown up. Mushrooms come from a larger underground organism as mycelium, filaments that look a lot like mold. They remain invisible to the eye they create mushrooms, which then create ... MORE
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Reclaiming your Saturdays: 5 tips for spending less time on yardwork

Reclaiming your Saturdays: 5 tips for spending less time on yardwork

Having a brag-worthy yard is high atop the to-do list for many homeowners. After all, almost nothing beats a festive get-together or a relaxing night alone in the comfort of a yard that you can feel proud of. Still, the sometimes grueling ... MORE
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GOOD SPOTS: Joslyn Cemetery in Oaks Corners, small, quaint, and peaceful

GOOD SPOTS: Joslyn Cemetery in Oaks Corners showcases history around Phelps

According to the Phelps Historical Society, there are over 25 cemeteries in Phelps alone. The reason for so many cemeteries in such a small area is because in the 1800s many families on farms would bury loved ones on the land that ... MORE
Chemung County Cornell Cooperative Extension hosting garden kit giveaway

Chemung County Cornell Cooperative Extension hosting garden kit giveaway

Chemung County’s Cornell Cooperative Extension is hosting a free gardening kit giveaway. Kits have everything necessary to grow fruits and vegetables at home without a backyard. Included is a bag of organic potting mix, three planting containers, and three packets of seeds ... MORE
Reasons why you should grow autoflowering marijuana plants

Reasons why you should grow autoflowering marijuana plants

When you’re a part of the stoner community you start to grow on your personality as a stoner, even when this happens so naturally, without you even noticing. First, you smoke a couple of times with your already stoner friends, then after ... MORE
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Ontario County Historical Society will host it’s third annual Garden Tour on Saturday

Ontario County Historical Society will host it’s third annual Garden Tour on Saturday

The Ontario County Historical Society’s third annual Garden Tour will be July 17, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. and feature 6 locations this year. The tour will look at gardens at Granger Homestead and Carriage Museum, New York Kitchen, Morgan Samuels ... MORE