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Daybeds, sofa beds and Murphy beds are no longer for cramped apartments and dorm rooms.

We’re learning how to get past many of the hurdles that robots face as they come into their own, and it may not be all that many years before they’re doing useful work in the home, not to mention the factory settings where specialized machines are already common.

Early fall can be an ideal time to devote some extra energy to a wildlife garden. Native varieties of perennials will ensure that birds, insects, reptiles and small mammals have year-round habitat

Consumers are looking for harmony between retro appearance and contemporary performance. Nowhere is that balance more essential than in the kitchen and bathroom.

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