Author Archives: Kiah

About Kiah

I received my Geography and GIS (Geographic Information Science) degrees from Appalachian State University in the Mountains of North Carolina (Go Mountaineers!!) I own and run my own GIS Mapping and Consulting company called MAPS of Carolina LLC (Mapping and Planning Services of Carolina) I also work as the head of marketing and advertising as well as SEO and social media for an online E-Commerce company based out of Harnett County, North Carolina. The company,, makes really great DIY garage storage shelving kits that are affordable and easy to install. Our kits can provide a home owner with tons of storage that they never knew that they had. I enjoy being outdoors and love to go hiking, fishing and camping. I am a travel nut and have been to Central and South America as well as all over the United States (excluding New England, parts of the midwest, and Alaska and Hawaii) I have a 7 year old female black Lab who is smarter than some humans I know. I love animals and love living in and having been raised in a rural area such as Harnett County, North Carolina. People definitely move at a slower pace around here and it is really a beautiful part of the country! Nothing like spending a day on the Cape Fear canoeing and fishing with a good buddy!

Simple Home Improvement Projects

There are many ways to improve the interior and exterior of your home without having to do a full remodel. Builders can assist you will many projects, but a lot of them are simple enough to do yourself. You can … Continue reading

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Savvy Spending on Your Home

When you have just moved home, or are just ready for a change, you inevitably find you end up spending more money than you planned on refurbishing or finding new furniture for your home. What you want to avoid more … Continue reading

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Swimming pools and their effects on property values

Summer is by far one of the most popular seasons and in a rapidly changing economy, you can get two benefits from installing a pool on your property. Not only can you provide your family with fun all summer long, … Continue reading

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1 Big Reason to Invest in Garage Shelving for Your Home

Consider this for just one second: If you own a 2,000 square-foot home, including a 400 square-foot garage, and the home is worth around $200,000, then 20% of the home’s value ($40,000) is going to be devoted to storing random … Continue reading

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What to do with your shed?

What to do with your shed So if you’ve just installed a nifty new shelving system in your garage and found yourself with a lot of extra storage space you might find yourself moving a lot of the tools and … Continue reading

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Get some garage shelving to help keep the rest of your home from getting cluttered

Things in people’s homes begin to pile up fairly quickly throughout the year.  It isn’t uncommon to see a garage floor full of boxes and other household items along with all of your yard maintenance devices.  This equation leaves your … Continue reading

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How useful are impact windows?

The peace of mind of having your home protected from thieves or natural disasters has never been easier.  All American Windows & Doors impact windows has many benefits for homes and corporate buildings.  For starters they can protect your glass … Continue reading

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Kitting out a rental

If you’re a property investor specialising in fully furnished places, or if you’re thinking about doing so – then here are a few tips to help you on the road to riches. First off – get to grips with DIY … Continue reading

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Tips for attaining home loans, even if you have poor credit

Tips to attain home loan with poor credit   You can easily apply for a bad credit home loan despite your poor credit report. But the interest on the home loan might not be as low as you get with good credit report.Therefore, … Continue reading

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Popular Landscaping Trends for 2012

Popular Landscaping Trends for 2012 Landscape design in San Diego is the perfect example of properly and efficiently incorporated landscapes and living spaces. A home’s interiors are crucial to our everyday comforts, but the exteriors still remain an important part … Continue reading

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