General Advice

April 22, 2019

A great presentation: 6 easy tips for staging your own home

There’s no question that staging your décor is advantageous when you’re trying to sell your home.

The strategic editing and placement of your furnishings can be enormously important to boosting its appeal. In a recent NAR survey, in fact, 77 percent of buyers’ agents agreed staging is important to helping potential ...

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April 17, 2019

10 Bedroom Hacks That May Improve Your Quality of Sleep

Are you up all night after being up all day? You’re not alone. You may have tried counting sheep, but have you thought about changing your environment? These simple changes may improve your quality of sleep and help you recharge for the next day.

Block out light: Sunrises are ...

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April 8, 2019

Here Comes the Sun: How to Prepare Your Home for Spring

Open the windows. Come out of hibernation. Spring is just around the corner! Rejoice by getting your home in shape for spring.

  1. Inspect air conditioning units: Hire a professional to install or examine your air conditioner. Clean the filters and replace them as needed because dirty filters make the system ...
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March 22, 2019

Cleaning Hacks to Help Prevent the Flu

With the cinnamon-flavored joys of this season come another set of not so pleasant activities. Coughs, sneezes, and stuffy noses are sure to come as the weather cools down and brings the flu season upon us. However, there’s hope. Keeping clean may prevent transmission of the flu, so we’ve provided ...

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March 20, 2019

7 Essential Curb Appeal Tips for Sellers

With the spring real estate market heating up across the United States, it’s time to focus on curb appeal. You want your home to stand out from the others, and the exterior will be the first area buyers see. If it’s not in top shape, there is a good chance ...

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March 13, 2019

From Chaos to Clean: How to Organize a Closet

It's time to combat clutter for once and for all. Start by organizing your closets. It will make getting ready faster and more enjoyable. Use these tips to organize your closets: 

  1. Completely declutter: Before you start coming up with new ways to organize, get yourself situated. Donate ...
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March 11, 2019

What to Do With the Extra Room in Your House

What would you do if you had an extra room in your house? Get creative because the possibilities are limitless.

  1. Home Gym: Do you love to start your mornings with a good workout, but dragging yourself to a crowded gym? If you have some workout machines at home, transform your ...
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March 8, 2019

7 Ways to Combat Clutter in the New Year

The New Year is the time for a fresh start. It brings a feeling of starting over, and an opportunity to improve all areas of your life. In the New Year, take some time to complete projects you've been putting off for months. You can create an even better ...

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March 6, 2019

How to Choose Roofing - 6 Types to Consider

Whether you're replacing an existing roof or researching options for a new home, deciding between roofing styles, materials, and costs can be complicated. To help you determine the correct roofing materials for your home, here are the pros and cons of the six most popular roofing types. 

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March 4, 2019

5 "Smart" Upgrades for Today's Connected Homes

More and more homeowners are automating their homes to make it easier to control systems such as lights, security, music, and even window coverings. According to the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, here are some of the smart home systems taking the technology world by storm:

  • Security devices. Many ...
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