Home Improvement

March 18, 2019

Most Sought After Features & Home Trends of 2019

The National Association of Home Builders recently released their 2019 report on home trends and buyer preferences. Somewhat unsurprisingly it revealed that buyers could live without elevators, wine cellars, plant-covered rooftops and pet washing stations in their new homes. But what did the 4000 people surveyed say was the most ...

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Oct. 14, 2018

5 Tips on Creating Your Own Modern Farmhouse Style

Imagine yourself snuggling up in an over-sized chair with a soft blanket over your legs as you flip through the latest Pinterest boards from Elle Decor. The last bit of day seeps in through the windows and casts itself over the hardwood floors and across the rug. Then there's ...

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July 6, 2018

Outdoor Features That Increase Home Prices

Are you planning to list your house this summer? If so you should consider adding summer oriented amenities to not only increase the value of your home but to also make it more desirable to buyers. The outdoor home additions that would give you the most return on investment are ...

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Jan. 16, 2018

10 Things to Toss From Your Attic or Garage ASAP

How long has it been since you really took a look at what is sitting in your attic? A year? Two years? Five years? What about your garage? Do you even know what could possibly be sitting in either of those spaces? If reading this and thinking about what could ...

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June 30, 2016

Tips to Improve Curb Appeal

First impressions really do matter! When selling your home, it is important to consider how your home will be perceived when a buyer looks at the pictures online, or pulls up to tour your property. Sometimes, sellers don’t consider the outside appearance of their home when preparing to sell; instead ...

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June 6, 2016

Affordable Home Decor Meets Online Shopping

 

Where, oh where, to start?

When decorating a new home, the first question is, where should I start? The next usually is, how am I going to afford everything I need to decorate the house just the way I want? Well, we have the answer for question number two ...

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May 31, 2016

Smart Home Technology

What is a Smart Home?

A smart home is a home that is equipped with network-connected products - usually controlled with a smartphone - that can control lights, temperature, security, entertainment, etc.

Smart homes provide a great opportunity for innovation and advancement in technology. While this may be true, the benefits of ...

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May 21, 2016

Adventurous Accent Walls Inside the Home

We love accent walls! Don’t you? They add that subtle pop of color needed in every room. Now, let’s get creative.

While we do love the basic accent wall, we love adding a creative and unique material or design even more! This can be accomplished with or without the use ...

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May 17, 2016

Painting 101: Picking and Painting an Accent Wall

An accent wall or color can be great addition to any room! While you can add color by simply painting the entire room, adding an accent wall can provide the room with a pop of color. This more subtle addition of color gives you the opportunity to go bold and ...

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May 7, 2016

Finding the Perfect Paint Color for Your Living Room

While it may not seem like it, picking out the perfect color to complement the décor in any room can be a hard, time-consuming process. For some, it can be as simple as picking out your favorite shade of your favorite color, or simply sticking to the neutrals. But, others ...

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