Two women chatted in a bathroom. They soon realized they were each a match for the other’s husband, who needed a kidney.

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Tia Wimbush and Susan Ellis have been co-workers for a decade, and while they didn’t know each other well, they learned two years ago that their spouses each needed a kidney transplant.

Then in August, something remarkable happened.

The women saw each other in a restroom at work and started chatting as they washed their hands. They had a lot in common, both working in information technology at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and dealing with the same medical stress at home.

Neither was a match to be an organ donor for her own husband, and the transplant waiting lists are

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The Only Reason You Should Make an Improvement to Your Home

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If you’re planning a home improvement project this year, money expert Clark Howard has one thing he wants you to keep in mind.

He says there’s only one reason you should make a renovation to your home.

Clark’s Only Reason for a Home Improvement Project

Clark says the only reason to renovate your home is for your own enjoyment.

“The reason you do an improvement to your home is ‘cause you want to. Because you end up losing money when you do a home improvement; you don’t make money.

“It’s almost unheard of that any improvement to your home will

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Lumber prices dive more than 40% in June, biggest monthly drop on record

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The great lumber bubble of 2021 has popped.

After a jaw-dropping rally this spring, lumber prices have come back down to earth as supply increased, speculative trading action cooled and homebuilding demand eased. Lumber futures have tanked 42% in June alone, on pace for their worst month on record dating back to 1978. The building commodity is down more than 13% in 2021, headed for the first negative first half since 2015.

At their peak on May 7, lumber prices hit an all-time high of $1,670.50 per thousand board feet on a closing basis, which was more than six times

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5 social media best practices for real estate agents

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Gogo Bethke

Since starting out in 2011, Gogo Bethke, a Michigan-based real estate agent at eXp Realty, has sold more than 200 homes and completed about $75 million in sales.

She says that none of it would have been possible without the power of social media business accounts.

Although Gogo is exceptional as an influencer with the largest social media following among real estate agents in Michigan, she is not alone in realizing how increasingly integral social media has become to the real estate industry.

According to the National Association of Realtors®’ 2021 Member Profile, COVID-19 caused

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Sound Treatment in Interior Design: Different Types and Solutions

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Sound Treatment in Interior Design: Different Types and Solutions

It is safe to say that living in large urban areas, most of the sounds surrounding us are accidental, and most of them are not very pleasant. According to Julian Treasure, chairman of The Sound Agency, sounds can affect us in many ways: physiologically, psychologically, cognitively, and behaviorally, reducing productivity in workspaces and even affecting sales in retail stores. Therefore, paying attention to acoustic comfort in the built environment is

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Home Improvement’s Jonathan Taylor Thomas, now 39, looks unrecognizable as he vapes & walks dogs

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HOME Improvement’s Jonathan Taylor Thomas, now 39, looked unrecognizable as he vaped and walked dogs in his first sighting in about eight years.

Jonathan was spotted on camera as he walked his two adorable pet dogs over in Hollywood. 

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Jonathan covered his head with a blue baseball capCredit: Coleman-Rayner
Jonathan appeared to be vaping

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Jonathan appeared to be vapingCredit: Coleman-Rayner

The former child star appeared to be relaxed as he smoked a vape during his stroll. 

The Home Improvement star covered his face with sunglasses, wore jeans, and had on a blue baseball cap

Jonathan also had his face mask under

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