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2016 Insiders Tile Trends Forecast!

2016 Insiders Tile Trends Forecast! | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Plan a redesign for your Halifax kitchen, or bathroom with the hottest trends in the tile industry. From mosaic to subway tile, here’s what you need to pay attention to this coming year.

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2016 Insiders Tile Trends Forecast!


Planning a redesign for your Halifax kitchen, or your Halifax bathroom? Tile work can be an important feature in the design, function, and overall appeal of your project.Here are the latest trends when it comes to tile.


Distressed wood is popular, there are lots of different tiles available for walls, flooring, backsplash is, that give you a wood look, and aged wood, or distressed wood parents.


A smooth, cement look. Designs are trending towards modern, contemporary look, and feel. This cement look using large format tiles is popular.


Rustic brick, aged and distressed brick, or brick patterning with tile products, and stone veneer products is trending.


The rich look of marble is popular. You don't need to actually use marble tile, as porcelain tile is often used to mirror the look of marble.Highlight sections, or feature tile is popular.


Using standout colors, 3-D tile, or metallic tiles to achieve a feature, or highlight area with your tile work.


If you need help with your Halifax kitchen, bathroom, or renovation project, call our Halifax office at 902-454-2273 or find us online at CaseHalifax.com.

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Aging-in-Place Resolutions for the New Year

Aging-in-Place Resolutions for the New Year | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
How to make your Halifax home help you age gracefully right where you are
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Aging-in-Place Resolutions for the New YearThere are many reasons to consider universal design, or aging in place design for your Halifax home. Even if you don't have a specific handicap, disability, or are not elderly. The proper aging in place considerations can make your home more visitable, can add convenience to your every day life, and make it safer for your family, guests, and friends. It makes sense to plan ahead when considering a renovation, remodeling project for your kitchen, bathroom, or any part of your home.If you need help with universal design, or aging in place considerations for your Halifax home, or property, give us a call at 902-454-2273. We have certified aging in place specialist at our Halifax office. You can also find us online at CaseHalifax.com
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15 Bathroom Trends Splashing Down in 2016 for Your Halifax Home

15 Bathroom Trends Splashing Down in 2016 for Your Halifax Home | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
Four designers break down the looks, finishes and features they believe will reign supreme in bathroom design this year. Need help with your Halifax bathroom?
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15 Bathroom Trends Splashing Down in 2016 for your Halifax BathroomWhat bathroom finishes are popular? What's trending in bathroom design this year? What colors are popular? What tile is hip? Check out this article to see what's on trend with bathrooms in 2016. Are you thinking about remodeling your Halifax bathroom? Large tiled showers, touchless fixtures, heated floors, custom tile work, and vanities with lots of storage. Call our Halifax office at 902-454-2273 or go online at CaseHalifax.com
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Beautiful Bath Trends to Try In Your Halifax Space

Beautiful Bath Trends to Try In Your Halifax Space | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Smarter, better, bolder -- these top bath trends are at the forefront of innovation. Whether you're looking for a style step-up or total overhaul of your Halifax bathroom, each idea is sure to inspire.

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Beautiful Bath Trends to Try In Your Halifax Space


Does your Halifax bathroom need a renovation? What are people doing with bathroom design and renovation these days? We have been noticing some different trends becoming popular with the bathroom projects we are building. Reclaimed materials are a nice way to incorporate a rustic element to your bath, and re-purpose material that might be otherwise marked for the landfill. Large freestanding tubs, and open, tiled showers with custom tile work and glass doors are both popular items. LED lighting is a nice efficient way to highlight features in your new bathroom. Another trend we are seeing is the use of large tile. Check out some of the latest bathroom remodeling trends by clicking on the article link.


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Small-Space Dos and Don'ts

Small-Space Dos and Don'ts | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

It's time to embrace the small spaces in your Halifax home. You'll be surprised by how much style and function you can pack in with these dos and don'ts.

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Small space do's and don'ts!


Many homes in Halifax and Dartmouth that are located in sought after older neighbourhoods are small. There are many things you can do to function well in a small home, and things you want to avoid. Our designers and skilled carpenters have been improving small Halifax homes for years. We can remove walls, build custom built ins for storage, add an addition, the sky's the limit. Here are some tips for your small home, to prove the way it looks, feels, and functions. Call Case Design/Remodeling at 902-454-2273 or go online at CaseHalifax.com

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Before and After: Home Exteriors (26 Project photos)

Before and After: Home Exteriors (26 Project photos) | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
Maximize curb appeal with an exterior makeover. See how these 24 facades went from ordinary to unforgettable.
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Before and After: Home Exteriors (26 Project photos)


Does your Halifax home need a makeover? Could it use some new siding, roofing, a front porch, improved landscaping, hardscaping and some curb appeal? The right design and an experienced Halifax builder can get you the results that your are dreaming of. Check out these 26 projects (Before and After Photos). Need help designing, managing, and building your Halifax renovation? Call Case at (902) 454-CASE or go online at CaseHalifax.com 

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(10 photo slideshow) Bathroom Upgrades

(10 photo slideshow) Bathroom Upgrades | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
If you're planning a bathroom remodel, consider adding a few of these fabulous features. From radiant-heat flooring to a roomy whirlpool tub, these upgrades will require a small investment but you'll reap restful and stylish rewards.
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(10 photo slideshow) Bathroom Upgrades


If your Halifax bathroom needs an upgrade, where do you start? First you want to figure out the functional needs that you have, then you want to consider the look and feel, and overall aesthetics of the bathroom. Don't worry about the size of your Halifax bathroom, there are plenty of creative ways to handle challenging layouts. In floor heat, custom tile showers with glass doors, soaker tubs, lots of storage in your new vanity, stylish sinks and more! Check out some of these upgrades for inspiration. Call your favourite Halifax bathroom company for help at (902) 454-CASE or go online at CaseHalifax.com

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Bold Colorful Kitchen Design Ideas (30 photos)

Bold Colorful Kitchen Design Ideas (30 photos) | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
The color experts at HGTV.com share 30 colorful kitchens, from blue to orange and every shade in between, where color steals the show.
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Bold Colorful Kitchen Design Ideas (30 photos)


Craving something unique for your new Halifax kitchen? Do you want something that wows your guests when you entertain, and reflects your one of a kind style? Check out these 30 bold, colourful kitchens for inspiration. Our designers can help you select top quality kitchen cabinets, backsplash tile, stunning stone countertops, and great lighting accents. Call Heather at (902) 454-CASE today to schedule one of our experienced designers! Find us online at CaseHalifax.com

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Design a new kitchen and bring it to life with these design ideas

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Contractor Tips: 10 Halifax Home Projects That Likely Need a Pro

Contractor Tips: 10 Halifax Home Projects That Likely Need a Pro | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Safety, less cost and better aesthetics on a Halifax home improvement project may rest in the hands of an expert

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Contractor Tips: 10 Halifax Home Projects That Likely Need a Pro


There are some Halifax home improvement projects that you might be able to handle on your own. Other projects require the experience and skill of a professional tradesperson. How do you know which projects that you can handle, and which ones that you should seek help with? First think about your experience, skill, available time, and the results that you want to achieve. Click the article link for tips!


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First Things First: How to Prioritize Home Projects

First Things First: How to Prioritize Home Projects | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
What to do when you’re contemplating home improvements for your Halifax home after a move and you don't know where to begin
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First Things First: How to Prioritize Your Halifax Home ProjectsThinking of renovating or improving your Halifax home? Where do you start? Your home needs to be dry, and weathertight, that's your first priority. Then consider your homes insulation. It's not sexy, but it should be a priority. Once those areas are addressed, start taking look at the areas that need the most attention. Areas of the home, they get used the most, and where a renovation will add the most value and enjoyment are typically your curb appeal, your kitchen, and your bathrooms.Do you need a builder for your next renovation? Call us at 902-454-2273 or online at casehalifax.com
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To-Dos: Your October Halifax Home Checklist

To-Dos: Your October Halifax Home Checklist | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
As Halifax temperatures drop and leaves start to turn and fall, prep for winter weather and enjoy the colors of the season
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To-Dos: Your October Halifax Home ChecklistOctober can be a great time to work outside on your lawn, or on your Halifax home. Do you have any home renovation, or home improvements that you would like to complete before the snow flies? Fall can be a great time to address a roof that needs repair, or replacement. Fall is also a great time to add some insulation before the weather turns cold, to cut down on heating bills. Do you have your windows need weatherstripping? Call your favorite Halifax renovator for help at 902-454-2273 or go online at CaseHalifax.com
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How to Choose a Backsplash for Your Halifax Granite Counters

How to Choose a Backsplash for Your Halifax Granite Counters | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
If you’ve fallen for a gorgeous slab, pair it with a backsplash material that will show it at its best.
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How to Choose a Backsplash for Your Halifax Granite CountersAdding granite countertops to your Halifax kitchen? You will need a tiles backsplash to go with them. A tile backsplash can be a nice way to add a unique design element, it can provide a contrast between your kitchen cabinets, and your kitchen countertops. The possibilities for your tile kitchen backsplash are endless. You can use a classic subway tile, a granite backsplash, a glass tile, or a mosaic tile.Looking for a Halifax kitchen company to design and build? Call us at 902-454-CASE or go online casehalifax.com
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How to Choose the Right Bathroom Sink for your Halifax Bathroom (8 photos)

How to Choose the Right Bathroom Sink for your Halifax Bathroom (8 photos) | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Learn the difference between 8 different styles of bathroom sinks and how to find the perfect one for your Halifax bathroom.

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How to Choose the Right Bathroom Sink for your Halifax Bathroom (8 photos)


The choices that you need to make to renovate your Halifax bathroom can become overwhelming. Lets keep it simple on this discussion and focus on one element. Your bathroom sink! Why do you need to give any thought to a simple thing like your bathroom sink? Well, if you want your bathroom design to sparkle, and function the way your family needs it to, you need to pick the right one. This article offers some insights, and tips for your bathroom sink. Have you been considering finding someone to design and renovate your Halifax bathroom? Where do you even start? Call our Halifax office and speak to a trained bathroom designer. (902) 454-CASE or online at CaseHalifax.com

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6 Elements of an Effective Kitchen Office

6 Elements of an Effective Kitchen Office | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Create a successful mini-workspace in your Halifax kitchen with these features in mind.

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6 Elements of an Effective Kitchen Office


Is your Halifax kitchen the central hub of activity in your home? Have you considered adding a workstation, desk, or small office space to your kitchen? It can be convenient to view cookbooks, pay bills, plan your weekly activities, pay bills etc. Some things to consider are keeping the workspace away from the actual kitchen work area. You want convenience, but don't want to limit your actual kitchen's functionality. Consider including an area to charge your electronics. The design can allow for cords, and devices to be hidden while charging. You will also wan to include plenty of storage space for files, bills, even a junk drawer if you need to hide the mess.Make sure the kitchen office area is bright and well lit as well.


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20 Brilliant Uses for Reclaimed Wood in Your Halifax Home

20 Brilliant Uses for Reclaimed Wood in Your Halifax Home | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Give castoff lumber new life and new love with inspiring ways to use reclaimed wood in your Halifax home.

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20 Brilliant Uses for Reclaimed Wood in Your Halifax Home


Reclaimed or distressed wood is popular these days. Are you interested in giving a room in your Halifax home some rustic charm? Our Halifax, NS based kitchen, and bathroom designers are using reclaimed wood for ceiling finishes, as a feature on kitchen islands, to highlight a living room wall, and for flooring. Even a small amount of reclaimed wood can provide a nice contrast with modern design elements. How about for a headboard in the bedroom? On stair risers or treads, for shelving?


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Creating a Kitchen for Entertaining Your Halifax Guests

Creating a Kitchen for Entertaining Your Halifax Guests | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
HGTVRemodels' Kitchen Planning Guide helps you decide if an entertaining kitchen design is right for you and what features to expect with this unique style.
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Creating a Kitchen for Entertaining Your Halifax GuestsEntertaining guests in your Halifax kitchen over the holidays this year? Does your current kitchen allow you to entertain in style? If you need to make some changes in your current kitchen, where do you even start? It makes sense to think about how you want to use the space. How many guests do you typically entertain? Do you like to cook, serve, serve drinks, eat in the kitchen, or a separate dining room? What type of layout will allow you to function that you require, and give you the ability to accommodate the number of people you host? What type of appliances will you need? What type of materials will give you a little maintenance kitchen that would last for decades?If you need help with the design and construction of your Halifax kitchen, bathroom, or addition, give us a call at 902-454-2273 or go online at CaseHalifax.com
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16 Kitchen Trends That Are Here to Stay

16 Kitchen Trends That Are Here to Stay | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Just because it's trending doesn't mean it's not timeless. These gorgeous kitchen trends -- including minimal upper cabinetry, sparkling quartz counters, and one-of-a-kind ceiling treatments -- are guaranteed to stand the test of time.

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16 Kitchen Trends That Are Here to Stay


Your Halifax kitchen needs to be renovated.?Where do you start? What style will fit, what function do you need? Make decisions that will gave timeless appeal. Quartz countertops, large functional sinks, efficient LED kitchen lighting, functional kitchen storage. The right selections will ensure your kitchen looks great for decades. Classic white or dark kitchen cabinets, sparkling tile backsplash, flat kitchen islands. Check out these kitchen trends. From for help designing and building your Halifax kitchen call Case Design/Remodeling at 902-454-2273 or go online CaseHalifax.com

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Low-Cost Kitchen Updates For your Halifax Home

Low-Cost Kitchen Updates For your Halifax Home | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
Stretch your kitchen budget and put these creative, money-saving ideas to work for updates such as revamped cabinets, a fresh backsplash, and more!
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Low-Cost Kitchen Updates For Your Halifax Home


Not interested in a full kitchen renovation or a full remodel for your Halifax kitchen? Maybe some simpler more cost effective updates will do the trick. How about a new backsplash, new kitchen countertops, new door hardware, or painting your kitchen cabinets? Maybe some lighting updates, like a new pendant light for your kitchen island. Ask our designers how some simple, low cost updates can add some spice to your kitchen today! (902) 454-CASE or on the web at casehalifax.com

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Creative Mantel Decor Ideas for your Halifax Fireplace (Slideshow)

Creative Mantel Decor Ideas for your Halifax Fireplace (Slideshow) | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
If your house has a fireplace -- lucky! -- you have the undeniable pleasure of decorating a mantel. Think of it as an extra-special showcase for collectibles, artwork, and even the TV. Here are 12 creative mantel decor ideas that sizzle.
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Creative Mantel Decor Ideas for your Halifax Fireplace (Slideshow)


Have a fireplace in your Halifax home? Does it need something to give it more visual or functional appeal? Maybe a new fireplace mantel or a custom built in to showcase your artwork, or to house a flat screen tv. This photo slideshow has some creative ways to highlight your fireplace. If your Halifax fireplace needs some help, give us a call at (902) 454-CASE or go online at CaseHalifax.com

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Quick and Easy Kitchen Updates For Your Halifax Home

Quick and Easy Kitchen Updates For Your Halifax Home | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

The kitchen may be the hardest-working room in your Halifax house, so it runs the risk of looking overworked. Give your kitchen fresh appeal with these quick and easy updates, including solutions for your windows, floor, pantry, and more!

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Quick and Easy Kitchen Updates For Your Halifax Home


Its the traffic center, you cook there, clean there, entertain there, work on your laptop and Ipad there. Your Halifax kitchen is the busiest room in the house. Sometimes it needs a little attention too! Some quick and easy updates include new kitchen cabinet hardware, new backsplash tile, new countertops, new lighting, a paint job, new flooring, maybe even new cabinet doors! Call and ask for Heather at (902) 454-CASE or go online at CaseHalifax.com

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(17 Photos) Hot Fireplace Designs

(17 Photos) Hot Fireplace Designs | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
Get design ideas for stunning fireplaces and mantels from HGTV.com.
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(17 Photos) Hot Fireplace Designs


The title pretty much says it all here. If you are considering adding or updating a fireplace in your Halifax home, here are some unique designs to check out. Like any space in your home, the design possibilities, and available material options are vast. MDF, wood, natural stone, stone veneer, tile. You get the idea...


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World of Design: 12 Soothing Bathtubs in Rejuvenating Settings

World of Design: 12 Soothing Bathtubs in Rejuvenating Settings | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
From baths with ocean views to tubs set amid lush gardens, these spaces are designed to relax mind, body and soul
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Do you enjoy soaking in a hot bath to relax? Need some inspiration for your Halifax bathroom? Take a look at these bathtubs, lots of interesting ideas here. We understand, life gets busy. Why not create a spa like bathroom and your Halifax home, as a spot to relax and unwind. Do you need to build her to design, and construct your bathroom renovation project? Call us at 902-454-CASE! Or find us online at CaseHalifax.com
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7 Ways to Mix and Match Kitchen Cabinet Colours (10 photos)

7 Ways to Mix and Match Kitchen Cabinet Colours (10 photos) | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Can't decide on a specific color or stain for your Halifax kitchen cabinets? You don't have to choose just one

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7 Ways to Mix and Match Kitchen Cabinet Colours (10 photos)


Want your Halifax kitchen to feel unique? Hoping your kitchen design will stand out from your neighbours? Contrasting colours on your cabinets is on trend. You don't need to be as bold as some of the kitchen cabinets in this article. The right help from our experienced kitchen designers can help bring your ideas to life! 
Quality cabinets, great kitchen countertops, unique backsplash tiles, and great lighting! Now we are talking. Call today for help at (902) 454-CASE or go online at CaseHalifax.com


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How to Design an Accessible Shower For Your Halifax Home

How to Design an Accessible Shower For Your Halifax Home | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it

Make aging in place safer and easier for your Halifax home with universal design features in the shower and bathroom

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How to Design an Accessible Shower For Your Halifax Home


Does somebody in your house have unique needs when it comes to accessibility? Do you plan on remaining in your current home, as you age? Would you like your current home, or space to accommodate a member of the family who needs a more accessible bathroom? There are many considerations that can be made for an effective aging in place designer, or to add excess ability to your Halifax home, including your bathroom. If you need help with the design and construction of a universal design, or aging in place project, don't hesitate to call us. We have a certified aging in place specialist on our team. Call us at 902-454-CASE or online at CaseHalifax.com

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Slow Living 101: Tips for Turning Off the Chaos

Slow Living 101: Tips for Turning Off the Chaos | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Additions | Scoop.it
It may feel as though you're too busy to slow down and enjoy life. But even little changes can have a big effect
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Slow Living 101: Tips for Turning Off the Chaos


Do you find yourself getting caught in the rat race? With smartphones we are always connected, our kids are hyper scheduled, your email inbox can get overloaded. This article provides some tips to slow things down. So why not plan on spending some time relaxing in your Halifax kitchen, soaking in your new bathtub in your renovated bathroom, or enjoying some sun in your new year round sunroom addition!

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