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  • Category Archives: The Power of Feng Shui

    The Best Looking Non-Toxic Plants

    I loooove my house plants. It would never feel like home without them. But it also wouldn’t feel like home without my two cats, Burt and Momo. When you have children or pets, who like to chew on every object, … Continue reading

    Filed under: Fun Stuff, Health, Food & Fitness, Home Mechanic Tips, The Power of Feng Shui
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    The Power of Feng Shui

    This is the Katz Club Diner. Reilly Painting & Contracting was hired to paint the trim where it was peeling.  Rather than simply repaint with the existing colors, we brought in Martha Royan, our Feng Shui consultant. She noticed that … Continue reading

    Filed under: Date Night, Fun Stuff, Painting & Remodeling, Support Local, The Power of Feng Shui
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    Have Bathroom Cleaning Problems?

    The bathroom can be a very dirty place. It’s a place that needs to be cleaned regularly. Here are some cleaning problems and solutions: 1. “My shower curtain is crawling with mildew” Wash it with a bleach solution. Shower curtains can … Continue reading

    Filed under: Health, Food & Fitness, The Power of Feng Shui
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    Love A Fire But Hate The Smell of Smoke? So Do I. These Tips Came In Handy

    Yesterday was a cold night. I thought it wouldn’t be that bad compared to the freezing temperatures we had last week, but I guess I was wrong. Luckily, I have a great working fireplace in my living room, which is … Continue reading

    Filed under: Common Household Repairs, Home Mechanic Tips, The Power of Feng Shui
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    When Did Cat Furniture Become So Tacky?

    If you have cats, or consider yourself a “Cat Lady/Guy”, then this is a must read. Skip the cheap, un-appealing furniture that you’d buy at Pets Mart, and get something that not only works for them, but works for you … Continue reading

    Filed under: De-clutter Your Home, Fun Stuff, The Power of Feng Shui
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    “The Last Time I Wore That Shirt Was In My 8th Grade School Photo” Read These Tips Before You Declutter Your Closets

    This is the perfect story for me to read today (I will be unpacking all my things in my house today, tomorrow and dreadfully Sunday). In the few times that I’ve moved into a new house or apartment, I never … Continue reading

    Filed under: De-clutter Your Home, The Power of Feng Shui
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    Organizing Your Home Office

    If you have a home office, or are thinking of building a home office in Cleveland, take a look at some of these organizational tips, courtesy of HGTV: Is your home office sharing space with the family or living room? … Continue reading

    Filed under: Painting & Remodeling, The Power of Feng Shui
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    How to Make a Tufted Headboard

    Tufted headboards have recently become very popular again with the surge of interest in the fashion and decor of  the 1960′s . A custom tufted headboard could easily set you back $500, not including delivery cost. But making your own … Continue reading

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    Interior Design Rules & Tips

    Are you looking to update a certain room in your home? Looking for Cleveland Contractors to tackle all of your home repair needs? Call Reilly Painting, and take a look at some of these helpful tips courtesy of eHow Home: … Continue reading

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    New Lighting Ideas For The Bedroom

    Spice up your bedroom with some new lighting. New lighting is a cheap, and inexpensive way to change how the mood of a room feels, and which room has more of a personality than your bedroom! Take a look at … Continue reading

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