The 2nd DLC for Skyrim. This add-on allows you to buy land and build homes on that land.

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Why are my kids naked?

I was playing my old Hearthfire save in Skyrim when my kids were only wearing their underwear. I attempted to give them clothes, but they didn't do anything with them. Anyone else have the solution? ...
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How do I unadopt my children? (preferably without killing them)

I changed my mind and would like to adopt other kids. I would like to do this without killing my children (I'm not that evil) or using the 'disable' console command on them permanently (removing them ...
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Is there a reason to be picky when choosing a steward?

As part of the Hearthfire DLC, you are able to select a steward to help manage your new house(s). There are 34 followers to choose from. Among these are some important followers from the main ...
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How do i reset my manor so i can rebuild it with different options?

I currently have Windstad Manor and built it all. Now I regret some choices and I'ld like to rethink and rebuild it. Is there any console way to "nuke" the manor and rebuild it from ground up?
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When should I start seeking out DLC missions?

I've already played through Skyrim on the PS3. Now, finally tired of waiting on Bethesda to re-align their fecal matter, I've bought the game and all DLC on the Xbox 360. While I did enjoy the story ...
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Are same-sex marriages allowed?

If I started a new game as a woman would I be able to marry another woman? If not, is there a way (possibly using the console) to have a same-sex marriage?
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Can I replace a steward in Hearthfire?

Without really thinking about it, I've employed Lydia as my steward in Lakeview; but now I don't have a housecarl in Breezehome anymore. I'd like to fire her and replace her with some other follower ...
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What are the most profitable ingredients to plant?

I've bought the house in Falkreath, where I have a greenhouse where I can plant some ingredients and harvest them. Normally, I seed canis roots and swamp fungal pods. Every now and then I make ...
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How many children can I adopt?

I am wondering how many children in total I can adopt at any given time. If the number is dependent on where our home is, then which home allows me the most?
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Cannot Buy Land in Falkreath

I am playing Skyrim on the Xbox 360 and experiencing a major glitch. Here is my current situation: My character is currently at level 75 and I am Thane in the following cities: Winterhold Windhelm ...
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My kids won't “go to bed when it's time”

My children in Skyrim sometimes do not follow their commands. I told both of them (Lucia and Blaise) to go to bed and they said "Yes, ma" and just stood there. My home is in Whiterun, with the name ...
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How do I give gifts to children?

I am playing Skyrim - Hearthfire DLC (PC Version), and I have adopted a kid that lives with me in my countryside mansion near Solitude. I have things I am supposed to be able to gift him (clothes, ...
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Why can't I adopt children despite having a steading in Falkreath?

I bought two pieces of land. One from Morthal, and one from Falkreath. Morthal was the first plot of land I purchased. I only finished half of it. I bought the plot of land in falkreath because I ...
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Can I buy land if I didn't read the courier's letter?

I have been playing Skyrim on the PS3 and recently bought the Hearthfire DLC. I was then given a note by a courier about adoption and house building. I was smart enough to not read it and then drop ...
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Do stone quarries respawn in Hearthfire?

In Skyrim: Hearthfire, the stone quarries only give the player a total of 4,000 quarried stone from one place at a time before it says it's depleted. Will the quarries replenish their stone after an ...
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Can I create a new house in Hearthfire?

I went back to Skyrim after a long time off to check out Hearthfire. I read that one can construct a new house, protect it from baddies, etc. However, the only thing I've been able to do is modify ...
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How to get prior notification that your home is under attack with enemies that attack your home in Hearthfire?

I just started playing Hearthfire for the first time. I built a huge house with three wings. My problem is my steward Rayya, died easily to a bandit attack. Now UESP did warn me about attacks from ...
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Can I adopt children before receiving the letter about adoption?

I never got a letter about adopting children. When I go to the Honorhall Orphanage the girl keeps running around saying "Mercy!" because I killed Grelod the Kind. Can I still adopt children?
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How much clay will I need?

I read off of UESP that a Clay deposit in Skyrim (as added by Hearthfire) will yield 4000 units of Clay per month before depleting. That being said, I'm going to try and mine literally all the clay ...
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What benefit is there in turning your spouse into a Vampire?

I read that if you are married and am a Vampire Lord from the Dawnguard DLC you can do a quest to turn your spouse into a Vampire Lord as well. Apart from your spouse not becoming hostile if you ...
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Why won't my family move to a new house?

I am trying to move my husband and two daughters to my manor in Falkreath, Lakeview manor. I tell my husband I want to move, select the manor and he says "If that's what you want I'll meet you there ...
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Spouse in Skyrim keeps changing outfit when entering/leaving house

So in Skyrim I married Senna and bought Lakeview Manor, and used console commands to give my spouse more normal-looking clothes. However, whenever she crosses the threshhold to the house (either to ...
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Is it possible to have two dogs in your home in Skyrim?

The first dog I took to my house, my kids asked if they could keep him so I said yes and now he lives in my house. I think that was Bran. It was one of the Dawnguard dogs, anyway. I now have ...
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How do I move my family to my new house?

I'm playing Skyrim with Hearthfire and I'm wondering how do I move my family(Wife and Daughter) to my new Manor near Morthal?
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Are there achievements for the Hearthfire DLC?

I just saw that the Hearthfire DLC for Skyrim came out today exclusively for the Xbox 360. It looks like it will only be available for 30 days before it gets pulled from the Live Marketplace. I want ...
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Can I re-marry?

Can you re-marry if your spouse is killed in battle? I tried wearing the Amulet of Mara again while around the house-carl Gregor from Dawnstar. So far it did not work. Any suggestions?
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Can't give kids stolen toys

I enter the dialogue to give my adopted kid a gift, but the toy sword and child's doll that are in my inventory don't display in the list. Admittedly they are stolen. Is this the problem? Should I ...
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Where can I buy sawn logs for all the different plots in Hearthfire?

You can buy land / build houses in Dawnstar, Falkrath and Morthal. At each house, there are sources for clay and stone, but where can you buy the sawn logs for each plot? I know only the source ...
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Where can I purchase all the children's gift items?

I have just finished my base house in Hearthfire. I adopted two children. They are all nice, I can play tag with them and all. I have an option to give them gifts. Where can I buy all the gifts? Out ...
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can I buy all plots of land on skyrim

I am thinking of buying the legendary edition for ps3 and I'm interested in heathfire so I've got a quick question. I am wondering if I can buy all three plots of land in the game.
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What do the shrines do and how do I get them for my cellar?

I know that in hearthfire, you can get shrines for the cellar, but what do they do and how do I get them?
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What is the purpose of the Apiary in Hearthfire?

I see it had bees in it, but they don't do anything.
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Are there furniture items that conflict with each other?

So basically, can I just buy anything that is available or do I have to select the most appropriate items for my style? It seems there are no conflicts from some quick testing. Though that would be ...
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How do I get Lucia unstuck from the ground?

My child Lucia is stuck under the world in Skyrim and if I do player.placeatme, it's a brand new Lucia that I can't adopt and the original one still exists. I need her out so I can move my family to ...
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How do I get quarried stone?

I can't find anywhere to get quarried stone to build my house on the hearthfire expansion so I would like to know lots of places to get it.
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Can monsters/bandits spawn in my house?

I've just built my very first house (Heartfire DLC). I went downstairs and I had to fight 5 skeevers. Will they respawn? Can bandits vandalise my house/stables/etc.? Can a follower stay there forever ...
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Is there a way to resolve this bug and make my house appear?

I have Hearthfire and bought the plot in Morthal. After arriving and building the initial "small house", nothing appeared. There was just a blank empty plot. After porting to other towns and disabling ...
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Not given the option for kids to move

I just built the lake view manor and it is fully furnished. I have 2 children's beds and chests. My husband gave me the option to move to the new location, but my kids don't have that option. Is there ...
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Do you have to install Hearthfire to adopt kids?

I want to know if it is possible to adopt a child without installing Hearthfire, and how do you adopt the kids that aren't at Honorhall?
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What is the maximum number of permanent occupants in a Heathfire house?

Lets say you have a fully furnished house for Hearthfire. What is the maximum number of Occupants that stay there permanently, and what I mean by that is NPC's who stay there regardless if your there ...
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Spouses won't move into house. Why?

I've tried getting several spouses (divorce mod) to move into my hearthfire house and none of them will do it. They all just go back to their default place instead of going to my house. After they go ...
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How do I build a house and children's room?

I purchased a house in Riften and fully upgraded it but I can't make a children's room. How do I purchase a plot of land in Falkreach? How do i make a crafting bench? And if I do, how do I build a ...
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Siddgeir - 'Kill the Bandit Leader' quest bugged, can't receive reward and complete quest

I want to do the Jarl's quest in Falkreath to be able to build a house. I seem to be stuck at the "Kill the Bandit Leader" quest. I was sent to kill the Bandit Leader in Knifepoint Ridge. I had not ...
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How do I receive the letter from the Jarl's Stewart in Hearthfire?

I just bought the Hearthfire DLC and as soon as I travel somewhere, a courier approaches me and says he has 2 letters for me. One from the orphanage and one from the Jarl's stewart. The problem is ...
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Can you get married if you already have a child?

I have an Amulet of Mara, but the priest doesn't have the dialog option for marriage. I have the Hearthfire and Dawnguard DLCs and have adopted one child. Help?
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Why can't I put children in my Falkreath house? [duplicate]

I got my Falkreath house, but it says I own no homes in my game stats. Also, I can't adopt a child. Do I need both child's beds and chest before I can adopt one? What's up with this?
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How can I move my kids to Lakeview Manor?

I have my first house in Whiterun, and I built a children's room there. I also have Lakeview Manor and built the children's beds and chests there too. Now I'm attempting to adopt, and the only home I ...
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Lydia moving to homestead?

Is it possible to have Lydia move into a homestead with you? I have checked the wiki, and it does not say if it is possible for her to move in with you there after you have married her. After i built ...
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When will my home be furnished?

I gave my steward the gold to furnish multiple rooms in my home. It has been approximately 6 ingame days and they are still not furnished and i no longer have the option to ask my steward to do so. ...
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What is the right order to play Skyrim? [duplicate]

I've read in some Skyrim related sites that many players have had problems with: 1) Items in their inventory that are related to quests but don't work as expected. (Plantea's flute, amulet of Talos, ...