The most common threat to homes in the United States is burglary, and one occurs somewhere throughout our country every 15 seconds. Your home should be your sanctuary, and constantly worrying about whether or not someone is burglarizing it while [...]


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Both screened porches and sunrooms are wonderful additions to your home. Each serves relatively the same purpose, giving you a taste of the outdoors without ‘truly’ having to be outside in the elements. Screened porches and sunrooms both have their [...]


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Mold can all too often be an unwelcomed guest in your home. Even the cleanest of housekeepers can still experience its stubbornness. While eradicating mold altogether is nearly impossible, there are a few ways to help prevent it in the [...]


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Whether you’re looking to upgrade, downsize, or just have a change in pace, selling your home is both exciting and frustrating. Once you decide you want to put your home on the market, you want it to sell as fast [...]


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Buying a home, no matter if it’s your first attempt or you’re a seasoned veteran is exciting. Underneath all of that excitement, though, can be confusion and frustration. The process from start to finish can be daunting, and there are [...]


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Whether you’re looking to sell your home, buy a home, or refinance, odds are you’ll need an appraisal.  An appraisal is a valuation (estimated value of something) of a home and property by an unbiased, authorized person. This person is [...]


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Living in a small apartment or home can feel cramped and cluttered, but it doesn’t have to. There are endless decorating tips to open up small spaces, whether it is for your entire home or simply a smaller room. Following [...]


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Categories : Design Trends,

Modern designs are beautiful, clean, and a great way to maximize small spaces – perfect for a bathroom, which typically isn’t one of the largest rooms in the house.  There are different ways to achieve a modern look and give [...]


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Who doesn’t enjoy the immense satisfaction that comes with undertaking a home repair project, completing it on your own, and saving the expense of hiring professionals to do it? The answer is the tens of thousands of well-intentioned DIYers who [...]


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Radio ads blare a steady stream of hype: pills to lose weight, methods to outperform the stock market, new and used cars galore, cruises, and granite counter tops.  We can’t speak to the merits of diet supplements, investment advice or [...]


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It is said you never get a second chance to make a first impression, which is why decisions about the size, look and planned uses of your custom porch are so important.   When visitors arrive at your home, their first [...]


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An impeccable, lush, and green lawn has long been the pride and joy of American homeowners. However, maintaining a turf grass lawn often requires a lot of work, water, and fertilizer if you want to keep it looking its very [...]


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