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With home prices so high, why not remodel instead?

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Home prices are rising quickly, so many people are thinking about capitalizing on those home prices by selling and moving to a new home. On the other hand, there are several downsides to having to find a house right now. Therefore, it might be a good idea to remodel your home instead. What do you need to know about home remodels, and how can you put yourself in the best position possible to maximize the return on your investment? Learn more about the drawbacks of trying to move right now, and make sure you get

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‘Home Town’ stars back Mississippi city’s tourism tax effort

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi House honored the stars of HGTV’s “Home Town” at the state Capitol on Tuesday, and married couple Ben and Erin Napier used the visit to help lobby for a possible increase in a local tourism tax for their community.

The Napiers renovate homes in and around Laurel, Mississippi, on the show that’s now in its sixth season. They joined others from their community at the Capitol.

Mayor Johnny Magee said Laurel— with a population of about 17,000 — has enjoyed a big boost in tourism since “Home Town” began airing in 2016.

The state

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How to avoid remodeling chaos | Home & Garden


Good planning and communication can help minimize the mess created by remodeling.

Whoever came up with the saying “things get worse before they get better” just may have been in the middle of a remodeling project. With blocked-off rooms, tools and materials taking up space, and pros coming and going, your once-peaceful home can feel like a, well, construction zone.

But thankfully, you can keep your household humming and everyone happy with a plan, an organized process and careful preparation.

Follow these steps to make the remodeling experience smoother and less stressful.

Keep it clean

Before the

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Greater Tulsa Home & Garden Show returns to Expo Square | Home & Garden

Whether you’re searching for the perfect outdoor living setup or need new indoor appliances, the Greater Tulsa Home & Garden Show is likely to have exactly what you need. 

The event, put on by the Home Builders Association of Greater Tulsa, will return to the SageNet Center at Expo Square for its 73rd year Thursday, March 10 and will run through Sunday, March 13. Guests can explore the offerings of 375 vendors, whose huge variety of products might help them complete the remodeling project of their dreams. 

“Our motto is, ‘You can find anything from the mailbox to the back

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