Category Archives: Home Renovations

Home Renovation Nightmare: How You Can Avoid It

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Are you planning to buy a house but you’re on a tight budget? Some may tell you not to get turned off by outdated and a little run-down properties. A few of them may look like a perfect location for a horror movies, but those creaky joints, old linoleum floors, and worn down windows may … Read More

Should You Move or Should You Renovate?

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You come home from work, wanting nothing but to be able to relax with a good cup of coffee only to find that there is no area in your home where you can even do that. You look at the chaos that was once your beautiful home when you suddenly realize that it no longer … Read More

Hire a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home

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Some people think that selling their homes without the help of a professional real estate agent would a.) save them more money and b.) be easier. The truth is, it might save you money, but it will definitely not be easier.   Here are the reasons why you should hire a professional real estate agent: … Read More

Real Estate Tips: Pool Maintenance

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Having a swimming pool at home is definitely a great amenity. Whenever summertime comes around, you can just go for a dip in the pool. You can invite your friends over and have a pool party and be the talk of the town. However, keeping your swimming pool sparkly clean is a different matter. It … Read More

Home Décor: Top Trending Colours 2018

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The colours in your home is definitely one of the most important things that we should never be taken for granted. The right colour tone can set good vibes in the house, not to mention the level of elegance it can serve you as the year 2018 comes around.   The year 2017 is about … Read More

The 5 Best Home Improvements that Add Value

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When thinking about home remodeling projects, it is very easy to get ahead of yourself and want things that are not that important. Before you go about spending more than your wallet can handle, take a pause and consider some factors that might change your decisions.   Not all remodeling projects are equal. There are … Read More

5 Things to Know Before Becoming a Landlord

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The number of first-time buyers is declining. In the past, first-time buyers make up about 40% of all homebuyers but that percentage is continuously shrinking, even when millennials keep on showing interest in becoming buyers, too. So if people are not buying starter homes that must mean that the rental market is booming, eh? In … Read More

Give Your Home Value Boost with Improvement for Every Budget

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So you got promoted and you want to move somewhere closer to work. Or perhaps now is the first time in a long time that you have free days to spend on doing some home improvements (or at least overseeing them). Either way, you’re making a good decision because home improvements can greatly boost your … Read More

What Styles of Homes Do Millennials Want?

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If you want to know what styles of homes millennials are into, it’s probably easier to first look at what they do not want to buy. For instance, the 1980s is a decade most millennials don’t really like, and homes from around that time are not exempted from their raised eyebrows. Some of the elements … Read More

Selling Your Home: Prep It First

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Throwing an open house is one of the things you need to do if you want to sell your home. It is somehow similar to meeting someone you need to impress for the first time, like a potential client or a blind date. You do not know what to expect or who you will be … Read More