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Carolina Living

Tips, tricks and inspiration for living life to the fullest in North Carolina

Renters insurance

Policies protect possessions and provide peace of mind

Watching over your nest egg

Focus on the future during market ups and downs

Staying Cool

Consider size and efficiency for room air conditioners

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Is bottled water really better?

Pump up your pool’s energy efficiency

How to keep pool water clean without draining your wallet

A colorful roof for all seasons

Native mosses on this roof tolerate full sun, weather extremes and control storm water runoff

Safe appliances, outlets and alarms

Keeping your appliances clean and testing your alarms and outlets helps keep your house safe

Drink to your health

Proper hydration helps you achieve fitness goals

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The problem with plastic bags

Precautions can prevent accidents

Don’t overlook dangers of common household appliances

Healthier choices

School lunches get a nutritional makeover

Flame-kissed and juicy

How to grill steaks to perfection

Boosting curb appeal

Start from the ground up when enhancing your home