June 2015 Blog Posts (11)

What to expect during a remodeling project

Planning a remodeling project? There’s one thing you should know above all, they never go exactly according to plan. That said, there are a few things you can pretty much expect whether you’re remodeling your kitchen, refreshing the look of your bathrooms, or adding on a master suite. Here are a few things you can expect and how to plan for them.



Higher cost



A remodeling project never costs less than you expected. There are always hidden costs and setbacks…

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Added by laura white on June 30, 2015 at 12:20am — No Comments

colors

I would like to keep the colors in the 1900 era and really having a hard time deciding what to paint the inside. Does anyone have an idea. This house is on the historical register.

Added by John Leigh on June 28, 2015 at 5:26pm — No Comments

Guide for Buying a New Property

There really isn’t any doubt about it – unless you’re buying a planet, a house is probably gonna end up being the most important purchase in your life. With property prices skyrocketing over the past couple of years, you really do need a guide, and this is where we come in to save the day, or, at the very least, throw a couple breadcrumbs of advice for you to follow until you’ve reached the goal of situating yourself in a brand-new, owned-by-you dream house.…

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Added by Sophie Andersen on June 28, 2015 at 4:29am — No Comments

Help

I am trying to find an alternative source of heat for a 114 year old house that has electrical baseboard heaters. Is there an alternative economical system that I can put in??????

Added by John Leigh on June 27, 2015 at 8:27pm — No Comments

Conveying Emotions with Your Paint Colors

Paint colors say a lot about your home, and can even invoke certain emotions, so when you are choosing paint colors, don’t just think about whether or not you like the color, consider which emotions that color could invoke.  Believe it or not, there are colors that are not recommended, and if they are used, they should be used in moderation such as crimson red because it symbolizes power.  The goal of your paint colors should be to create comfort and happiness in your home, but don’t let…

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Added by Natasha Poidevin on June 23, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

What to expect during a remodeling project

Planning a remodeling project? There’s one thing you should know above all, they never go exactly according to plan. That said, there are a few things you can pretty much expect whether you’re remodeling your kitchen, refreshing the look of your bathrooms, or adding on a master suite. Here are a few things you can expect and how to plan for them.

Higher cost

A remodeling project never costs less than you expected. There are always hidden costs and setbacks that arise during a…

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Added by Natasha Poidevin on June 22, 2015 at 2:16am — No Comments

How to make the most of a tiny bathroom

There’s something charming about older homes. Small bathrooms are not one of those things. For whatever reason, many older homes suffer from having smaller bathroom spaces. If you’re house hunting and love everything about a prospective home, minus the bathroom(s), do not despair. There are lots of things you can do to get the most out of a smaller bathroom.

The vanity

In a smaller bathroom, the vanity often takes up most of the real estate. When remodeling your bathroom, choosing…

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Added by Natasha Poidevin on June 16, 2015 at 4:00am — No Comments

Five Remodeling Projects That Will Sell Your Home

Selling a home for the price you’re asking for can be extremely difficult. If your home is in a highly competitive or saturated market, it can seem all but impossible. Unless you’ve taken great care over the years to keep your home up-to-date, chances are your home…

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Added by Natasha Poidevin on June 12, 2015 at 3:16am — No Comments

Most Dangerous Pests You Don't Want in Your Home

Your home can become a habitat for a large number of uninvited guests. This primarily refers to pests, such as mice, bugs, etc., who, in search of food, occupy your home and can give you serious problems.

Mice

If you have mice in house or apartment it's hard to get rid of them.

The mice have ability to reproduce very quickly, thus their…

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Added by Sophie Andersen on June 11, 2015 at 6:13am — No Comments

Ten easy remodeling projects

Just the thought of starting a remodeling project in your home can cause stress. When most people think of remodeling, they imagine a room, or rooms, being torn apart and rebuilt from the ground up. Though some remodeling projects are that extensive, there are plenty of smaller remodeling projects that can be done without tearing your home apart. Here are ten manageable remodeling projects to consider.

1.       Paint. Repainting your home’s interior is a great way to give your home a…

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Added by Natasha Poidevin on June 9, 2015 at 6:36am — No Comments

Ten easy remodeling projects

Just the thought of starting a remodeling project in your home can cause stress. When most people think of remodeling, they imagine a room, or rooms, being torn apart and rebuilt from the ground up. Though some remodeling projects are that extensive, there are plenty of smaller remodeling projects that can be done without tearing your home apart. Here are ten manageable remodeling projects to consider.



1. Paint. Repainting your home’s interior is a great way to give…

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Added by laura white on June 9, 2015 at 1:12am — No Comments

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