Discover some out-of-the-box home appliance upkeep advice that you might not have considered before

Who doesn’t love waking up to the smell of pancakes sizzling in the kitchen? When it comes to cooking up these breakfast delights at home, you might be wondering if you should stick to a trusty old pan or invest in a specialized pancake gadget. Whatever your preference, one thing is certain: our home appliances play an essential role in our daily routines. We rely on them to help us whip up meals, do our laundry, and keep our homes comfortable. So, when one of our beloved appliances breaks down, it can be a real headache – not to mention a costly one if we have to repair or replace it. But fear not! With a little bit of TLC, you can extend the lifespan of your appliances and avoid those frustrating breakdowns. In this article, we’ll share five expert tips for appliance repair and keeping them in tip-top shape.

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New book includes some of Melania Trump’s White House decorating


During her husband’s four years in office, Melania Trump and her interior designer, Tham Kannalikham, declined interview and photography requests about the decorating of the second-floor rooms and private quarters of the White House. But photos in the new 60th anniversary edition of “The White House: An Historic Guide” reveal that there was a whole lot of swagging, fringing and gilding going on upstairs.

All presidential families leave their mark on the White House, although they don’t know how long their design changes will stay in place. This 26th edition of the official guide — published by the White House Historical Association, which funds much of the refurbishing — was released July 28, the birthday of former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy. She nurtured the idea of ​​the White House as a living museum and conceived the guidebook in 1962 to give visitors a comprehensive

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Jeff Lewis Talks Business And Growth With His New ‘Hollywood Houselift’ Reality Series On Amazon Freevee

Jeff Lewis has been designing, remodeling, and building homes for more than two decades. One major difference from others in his field is that much of Lewis’s professional process and the drama that can come with working on a home has been filmed for our viewing pleasure over the past 15 years.

Lewis, 52, first made a name for himself in both the home design industry and the reality television scene with his hit series Flip Outwhich ran on the Bravo cable channel from 2007 until 2018. These four years later, Lewis has returned to television, where he continues to work around Los Angeles providing the desired “nips and tucks” to his famous celebrity clients’ homes on Hollywood Houselift with Jeff Lewiswhich is now streaming the entire first season on Amazon Freevee.

On his new reality

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Home Design: Cheery Chateau – Tampa Magazine

Interior Designers: Madison Lanci, of Milana Custom Homes
Builders: Brandon Lanci, of Milana Custom Homes
Architect: Daniel Currea, of DC-Studio Architecture and Planning
Photographers: Jonathan Scott, of Gulfstorm Films & Photography

Madison and Brandon Lanci have brought hundreds of dream houses to life for others as the owners of Tampa-based Milana Custom Homes. So when it came to creating their own living quarters, they had plenty of experience and a clear vision for what they craved coming home to.

“I wanted somewhere that was warm and inviting,” says Madison, who designed their house. “We have a big family and I wanted open spaces for us to gather and entertain.”

The exterior architecture captures the spirit of a modern French chateau with traditional gas lanterns and stained wood elements.

A big family indeed, the Lancis have four children, Milana, 7; Noah, 4; Haven, 3; and Zane, 1; as well as an

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Lafco’s Founder Talks Bringing Apothecary Vibes and Home Design iInto Candles

Thirty years strong, and smelling fresher than ever.

Distributor-turned-beauty brand Lafco is feting its 30th anniversary, and what started as a celebration of European apothecaries has turned into a bastion of home fragrance that has also expanded into body and skin care.

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Jon Bresler, the brand’s founder and president, isn’t done moving the needle. “What we’re seeing in home fragrance is that, as the candle market and diffuser market become saturated, there’s been a race toward what the next best device is for diffusing fragrance in an environment, and we’re starting to see the rise of at-home diffusers,” he said. “Clearly, that is part of the Lafco trajectory in the future.”

“I want to continue evolving this business by reinforcing Lafco’s position as the leader in art glass presentation of candles and home fragrance products,” he continued.

To that end, the brand’s roots are in an

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