Monthly Archives: November 2015

New Home Design Trends For 2016

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As we prepare to bid farewell to another successful year, it’s fun to look forward to what the future has in store. If you’re planning on getting involved in some heavy home renovations in the months to follow, you may want to think about incorporating some of these new home design and build trends, ripe … Read More

Quick Easy Ways To Slash Your Heating Bill This Winter

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Baby, it’s cold outside. Which means your likely reaction is to stay indoors and turn up the heat. But what is all that extra energy costing you? Everyone knows that home heating bills go up as the temperatures go down. Wouldn’t you rather spend your hard earned dollars on something fun, like Christmas presents, than … Read More

3 Cookie Recipes For Your Open House

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We’ve read the reports and the verdict might be those freshly baked chocolate chip cookies on the kitchen counter are a distracting turn off for the average guest of an open house, but we’re just not buying it (the results, not the property). It was once widely believed that the rich, smell of baked goods … Read More

Selling A House Where Pets Live

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Your love your four legged friends like family, treat them the same. They can destroy your house like family too, and unfortunately, not everyone finds the antics (or aromas) of your fur children adorable, which can be pretty problematic when you’re trying to sell your house. While pets bring many people a lifetime of joy, … Read More

Protect Your Basement From Flooding This Winter

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A world covered in fresh fallen snow makes for a beautiful Christmas morning tableau, but a flooded basement? Not really part of the holiday spirit. You can easily avoid any unwanted holiday plumbing disasters by taking a few preventative measures in advance. Clean Your Gutters Though you should be doing regular maintenance and checks on … Read More