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Spring Garden

April 18, 2018
I love to garden. Some of my happiest gardening memories are early in the spring when the sun has just risen. The sky is a beautiful orange hue, the birds are singing and...
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Tuscan Tile Leveling System

March 28, 2018
I remember an older bully in our neighborhood when I was a young boy in Minnesota. He would say to me, as a third grader, “Don’t give me no lip” and then he would give me...
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Ditra Heat by Schluter Systems

March 07, 2018
It is hard to beat walking on warm floors. I believe that having hydronic or water heated floors is the ‘cat’s meow’. Several years ago, we wrote an article about heated...
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Rotten Rim Joist

February 21, 2018
Do you ever think, “Man! Those guys were idiots—what were they thinking?” This was the case for a recent project. This home had a concrete porch (from the 1970’s) poured...
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Qualified Remodeler’s 2017 Master Design Awards

January 31, 2018
Hanson Carlen is happy to announce the achievement of a bronze design award in the Residential Specialty category from Qualified Remodeler’s Magazine. The 2017 Ma...
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