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Plants for Privacy

By christine | Jun 12, 2019 |

Browse the best plants to create a green screen for your outdoor living space. Read More…

Say Yes to the Pet: 11 Ways to Include Your Dog in Your Wedding

By christine | Jun 5, 2019 |

It’s your big day, and you want all your loved ones there. Who’s more beloved than your dog? With millennials making up the largest segment of dog owners, including woof woofs in weddings is now a thing. Here’s how to include your pup when you say “I do.” Read More…

The 15 Best Gifts for Men

By christine | Jun 4, 2019 |

We all want to feel a little appreciated sometimes. Skip the bouquets and boxes of chocolates, and surprise your guy with something totally unexpected. (No holiday necessary.) Read More…

This Powerful Shower Cleaner Does All The Dirty Work For You

By christine | May 31, 2019 |

If there’s one cleaning task I used to put off the most, it was definitely cleaning the tub and shower. It felt like it took forever! And it never ended up feeling or looking as clean as I’d have liked it too, even after repeated scrubbing. After a while, I was starting to suspect that our hard water was…

How To Make Your Microfiber Couch Look Brand New

By christine | May 26, 2019 |

Microfiber couches, sofas, and chairs are easy enough to clean—as long as you know what you’re doing! Learn how to keep your microfiber upholstery looking great for years to come here. Read More…

40 Before-and-After Curb Appeal Makeovers

By christine | May 20, 2019 |

See how HGTV’s all-star designers, architects, landscapers, and contractors turn neighborhood eyesores into real showstoppers. Read More…

10 Dog Breeds That Won’t Shed All Over Your House

By christine | May 8, 2019 |

Since not everyone has time to patrol the house with a super-sticky lint roller, here are our favorite dog breeds that are both hypoallergenic and unlikely to shed all over your furniture. Read More…

14 Low-Maintenance Plants for Easy Landscaping

By christine | May 6, 2019 |

Consider these easy-to-grow shrubs, trees, and perennials to create a worry-free foundation in your landscape. For each, we’ve included planting, watering, fertilizing, and pruning tips for every gardening zone. Read More…

10 Spots You’re Not Cleaning Well Enough in the Bathroom

By christine | May 1, 2019 |

Make your space a sanctuary of cleanliness by adopting a more rigorous process for disinfecting and cleaning. A little extra work now saves a lot of time and money in the long run. Read More…

How Eight Homeowners Save Over $12,275 on Energy

By christine | Apr 24, 2019 |

How do they do it? By putting power-saving technologies to work inside their homes. You can do the same Brent Bussey and Jessica Gervais discovered the power of pellets—and watched their fuel bills drop almost 75 percent. Read More…

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Pittsburgh Home Loans brought to you by a wonderful mother daughter team

Purchasing a New Home? Or Want to Refinance?

Exciting, but scary at the same time. Don't worry, we will make the process simple and take the fear out of it.

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equal-housing-lender

Christine Ralston - NMLS 406279 Joanne Ralston - NMLS 429807

Equity Resources, Inc. is an Equal Housing Lender. NMLS 1579 (NMLS Consumer Access). Certain limitations apply, call for details. Corporate Office 25 S Park Place, Newark, OH 43055. Phone Number (412)334-1342

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