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How to Darken Your Room With Blackout Shades

Uninterrupted sleep is a key ingredient in good health. The key to good sleep is keeping in a room that is as dark as possible. Unfortunately, poor sleep is a hallmark of a generation where everyone is glued to their smartphones. Fortunately, you can drastically improve the quality of your sleep literally overnight by making your room completely dark. Here are the how’s and why’s of making your room dark.

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Retractable Awnings and Wind

If you enjoy spending time outdoors, you’ve certainly noticed regular changes in the speed and intensity of wind. Depending on your geographic location, conditions range from gentle breezes to gales and (sometimes) severe storms. Thankfully, prevailing weather conditions usually mean that retractable awnings and wind can coexist peacefully in Central Texas.

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How to Clean Screens on Porch

When you’re entertaining, there’s nothing like sitting out on the patio as the sun sets against the Texas horizon. And if you’re looking to create the perfect ambiance, unsightly dirt and debris in your patio screens may offset the majesty of your otherwise immaculate home. If you’re looking for a fast, easy way to clean your patio screens before company comes over, make sure to follow these steps.

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