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7 Bathroom Solutions

Find quick fixes for the most common problems with toilets, sinks and tubs.

7 Bathroom Solutions

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Save money on your water bill by using graywater for landscaping and non-potable uses.

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    • Felton, CA fixer-upper, We live in South Felton, which is in the Santa Cruz Mountains. A popular tourist destination, there are amazing redwood forests around us and not more than 15 minutes to beaches with world class surfers. Felton is a quaint quiet town set up in the forests above the Monterey Bay in Santa Cruz County., Other Regions

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    • Davidson, College town just north of Charlotte,NC in the Lake Norman area.  Small town that has maintained a "small town" feel.  Davidson college is just. A few miles from us.  People walk downtown and there is always some type of community event happening on the green., South

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    • Verona, Friendly older community, East Coast

      Verona 

    • Portlandia, An up and coming neighborhood in the NE part of Portland Oregon. Yes, it's really like you see on TV. This part of town has a very diverse population mostly low to middle class working families. This particular neighborhood is rife with pot holes and unpaved streets., Pacific NW

      Portlandia 

    • Plainview, Plainview, NY located on the Goldcoast 
of Long Island. Plainview has movie studios 
near by where Spider-man was filmed. 
We also have The Bethpage Black Golf Course. 
Plus Taylor Swift just shot a video at the Oheka 
Castle near by. I never have to leave this town
We have everything, fun and excitement! 
Please crash me my yard is in need if much love.
Thank you for the opportunity to be apart 
of the show and your consideration., East Coast

      Plainview 

    • We live in Orangecrest Community in Riverside, CA, We are actually moving to Orangecrest this Saturday 9-22-14.  It's a really cool little community.  It has all grade level schools within walking distance, parks in walking distance.  Lots of young families (we have a 2year old daughter and another on the way).  It has it's own Little Leagues etc., Other Regions

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    • Hazlet, East Coast

      Hazlet 

    • Brighton Pk, Chicago, IL., Neighborhood southwest of The Loop. Houses built around here were erected in the 30's and 40's. Great for rehabbing., Midwest

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      Chicago, I...

    • Carmel-by-the-Sea, Carmel-by-the Sea is considered by Conde Nast to be one of the most beautiful and romantic locations in the world.  Located on the Big Sur/Central coast of California, Carmel is a tiny "village in a forest", but with great restaurants, shopping and epic views!  No street lights, traffic lights or house numbers in this town.  And wearing high heels will get you a ticket, according to local town laws!

The housing in Carmel is extremely diverse - everything from fairy tale cottages to stunning mansions and estate overlooking the turquoise Pacific ocean.  The sand on Carmel Beach is as white as sugar., Other Regions

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    • NORTH LAKE TAHOE, CA STAIRWAY TO....., Beautiful ski town nestled on a gorgeous freshwater lake!  Lake Tahoe is home to15k ski bums, nature enthusiasts, and down to earth, small town folk.  Beautiful Summers and Gorgeous Winters!!!  Year round bliss!, Pacific NW

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    Try some makeover magic by updating your bathroom with a new sink.

  9. Faucet Installation Basics

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