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While Earth Day is a big day, it’s important that we do our part to take care of our planet all year! At Clayton, we pride ourselves on being as kind to the environment as we are to our employees and customers. Once you’ve gotten yourself settled into your Clayton Built® home, you can start looking at ways to keep your home as eco-friendly as possible!

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

When little plastic eggs go on sale and pastel pinks, blues and yellows begin to drape the decorations in your neighborhood and local stores…you know what that means! Spring has sprung, and cookouts, egg hunts and Easter meals are in full swing!

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

It feels like just yesterday that the idea of working from home was something that would only happen “in the future,” well…it seems the time has come, as a lot of companies have embraced the remote working culture.

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Topics: Decor and Design, Do It Yourself Projects

Ah, the holidays. The season of giving and joy can quickly become a stressful and overwhelming season. With shopping and spending and cooking and hosting, we can often wear ourselves out before the holidays even begin!

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

If you’ve ever hosted a Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving meal, you know how stressful it can be. There’s all kinds of pressure to be the “hostess with the mostess,” and it can be hard!

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

We’ve talked about the kitchen features that make hosting Friendsgiving a breeze, but there are lots of other things that go into planning the event as well.

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

As you may know, today is National Bonfire Day, also known as Guy Fawkes Night. What better time to do a bit of fire pit entertaining? Fire pits are great for relaxing, enhancing your outdoor space and bringing your friends and family together for s’mores!

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

Whether you’re hosting a formal family Thanksgiving meal for 30 or a casual, laid-back Friendsgiving with just a few close friends, the pressure of cooking for the masses and putting an event together can be overwhelming.

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

Fall is overwhelmingly popular in the “favorite season” category, and for good reason. Something about the cool air and sweet scents leave us pining for fall when we’ve had enough of summer’s heat.

 

One of the best parts of fall (other than buying all the fall scented candles you can carry) is the opportunity to freshen up our home décor, starting with the exterior.

 

Get your manufactured home porch or patio ready for the season with these simple do it yourself projects. Having your own space to get creative is a major perk of homeownership, so take the opportunity to get a little festive this fall.

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

It’s the beginning of October and people are probably already asking you, “What are you going to be for Halloween this year?” If you are like me, you smile and say, “Oh, I don’t know.” Then you start contemplating the easiest Halloween costume you can come up with.

 

Whether you find yourself in this spot or not, here are a few do it yourself costumes that you may want to try this Halloween:

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Topics: Lifestyle, Do It Yourself Projects