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 I've noticed that my kids were only wearing their underwear. I attempted to give them clothes, but they didn't do anything with them. Anyone ...
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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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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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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'd 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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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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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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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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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 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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My family has gone tragically missing

So while I was running vanilla Skyrim, I married Aela the Huntress and had her live in my Solitude house (proudspire manor). More recently, I added the Hearthfire DLC, adopted Runa Fair-Shield, who ...
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Why can't I adopt kids despite already having killed Grelod the Kind?

I want to adopt kids in Skyrim (on Xbox). I have the Hearthfire DLC, and also have killed Grelod the Kind. I walk in to the orphanage and Constance Michel is just doing things regularly and won't talk ...
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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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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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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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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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How do I buy a house in morthal, skyrim?

I can't find the steward In Morthal and the Jarl won't send me on quests. I have Hearthfire and a house in Whiterun and Falkreath. I am thane in both. Do I have to be thane in Morthal as well?
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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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My kids don't ask to keep my dog, why?

I got Vigilante, the dog, and I brought it home to Hjerim, the Windhelm house and my 2 kids won't ask to keep it. I have no other pets and I have left the house and came back 3 times and they won't ...
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Is there an order to playing Skyrim and the DLCs?

I want to start playing Skyrim for the first time but I'm a little confused. I'm not sure if activating any of the DLCs (Dawnguard, Dragonborn and Hearthfire) will affect the original storyline and ...
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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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No additional dialog for my steward, can't buy Lumber in Lumber Mills

My hearthfire DLC is somehow messed up. I bought Windstad Manor normally, and once I went there, there's no additional quest. If I remember correctly there should be a series of quest to guide me ...
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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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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 can I move my family to Lakeview Manor?

I decided to build a homestead, so I bought the land from the Jarl of Falkreath. I build the small house, west wing, and haven't finished the library. I have one adopted kid (Sophie) and a husband ...
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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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What do my children do when I tell them to do their chores?

I'm just curious what my skyrim children are doing when I tell them to do chores. They knock stuff over in the house sometimes but they don't clean it so what are they up to?
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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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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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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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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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Skyrim: Place names in wrong language?

I have a bizarre issue in Skyrim (PC) where a few location names are displayed in another language, or perhaps gibberish for all I know. Has anyone experienced this, and if so, is there any known fix? ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Inoperative Apiary in Hearthfire

The apiary at the Lakeview Manor does not refill with bees or honey. When I first built it, I took all of the bees and honeycombs away on accident. I put two of the bees back thinking they would ...
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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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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 ...