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10 tips for buying the right countertops

1. Granite is available for countertops in two different finishes. You can either a polished finish that looks very shiny or a polished finish. The polished finish makes the color of the granite appear darker than the polished finish. The polished finish gives the granite a smoother look and a matte or dull finish. This…

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Radon in granite causes cancer

The allusion that appears to be made, that natural stone installed in your home is dangerous to your health, is mentioned repeatedly on the website and on a recent Houston local television news program. It is interesting to note that the top two contributors to this non-profit organization are artificial stone manufacturers. One of those…

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The Benefits of Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen

Installing under cabinet lighting in your kitchen has many benefits. Under cabinet lighting uses low wattage bulbs to make tasks easier and safer by delivering directed light to a specific area. Under cabinet lighting can provide two functions in your kitchen. It can provide countertop food prep task lighting and accent lighting to highlight countertops…

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Importance of water dispensers

The importance of clean water cannot be stressed enough. Nor can the importance of clean water be stressed enough! Clean drinking water is essential for humans and all forms of life. Humans have around 55% to 70% water in their bodies. However, there is no uniform standard of percentage in humans. It varies according to…

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The most popular Christmas toys of 2008

The 12 best gifts for Christmas 2008 “It has been a challenging year for all companies, but as a retailer I am delighted to see innovation continue to emerge. Even in an economic downturn, children still need exciting and good value toys to entertain and inspire their creativity.” The toys predicted to dominate children’s holiday…