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Easy Exercise at Home
Posted on 06/23/2019
Easy Exercise at Home
You want to stay healthy and in shape, or get back into shape, but your busy life doesn't necessarily allow the time to join a gym or go for a long run every day. Between the kid's activities and taking care of your home, how do you find the time to take care of yourself? The good news...
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Get Ready to List Your House
Posted on 06/16/2019
Get Ready to List Your House
Listing a home may prove to be challenging, particularly for a first-time house seller. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to prepare for the housing market. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you get ready to list your home. 1. Upgrade Your Home's Curb Appeal How your home looks to prospective buyers...
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Would You Make A Good Landlord?
Posted on 06/09/2019
Would You Make A Good Landlord?
So, you want to buy a property and offset it with rental income, but a multi-family or apartment complex is a bit too rich for your bank account? No problem! Most of the steady increase in new renters comes from young millennials, and you can cash in on this increase as well by buying just a slightly larger...
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How Good is Your Homeowners’ Insurance, Really?
Posted on 06/02/2019
How Good is Your Homeowners’ Insurance, Really?
You found the right house, put in the new carpet, buffed the wood floors and moved in all your belongings. Then one day after being out with your family, you come home to find all your sewer pipes backed up and an inch of water in the bathroom and creeping out into that new carpet. You have company...
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5 Ridiculously Easy and Affordable Curb Appeal Ideas
Posted on 05/26/2019
5 Ridiculously Easy and Affordable Curb Appeal Ideas
The exterior of your home tells all the story about your aesthetic taste and interior design. Make it a place anyone would love to walk into whether you are selling or not. It is your haven, and it deserves treatment as one. So, don't wait until you are listing your home to make it a paradise worth living....
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Facts You Need to Know About a Reverse Mortgage
Posted on 05/19/2019
Facts You Need to Know About a Reverse Mortgage
Many times, advertisements create a false impression about reverse mortgages. Marketing depicts them as a simple, cheap way by which older homeowners can finance their retirement. It is critical to understand how reverse mortgages work because failure to do so might harm your financial future. Studies show that many homeowners do not have a proper understanding of reverse...
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Lighting Fixtures in your Home
Posted on 05/12/2019
Lighting Fixtures in your Home
First things first: what is a sconce? Also known as wall sconces, these light fixtures hang on the wall rather than on the ceiling. Unlike ceiling lights, pendants, and chandeliers, scones have more versatile uses, and you can place them in almost any room in the house. The idea of a sconce came from old-fashioned torches that rested...
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Organizational Hints for Your Kitchen
Posted on 05/05/2019
Organizational Hints for Your Kitchen
You’ve read all those articles on how to organize, how to arrange, how to store, and yet your home still looks a mess. Perhaps you’ve tried to follow too many ideas and consequently haven’t succeeded at any of them. Here are a few “organizational hints” that you can do without so that you truly succeed in your goals....
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Tips for Sellers: How to Set Yourself Up for Success
Posted on 04/28/2019
Tips for Sellers: How to Set Yourself Up for Success
A successful home selling experience is not a guarantee. However, if you prepare for the house selling journey, you may be better equipped than others to reap the benefits of a quick, profitable home selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips so you can set yourself up to succeed during the house selling journey. 1. Identify...
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How to Remove Odors From Your House
Posted on 04/21/2019
How to Remove Odors From Your House
One of the quickest ways to lose a sale is to ignore odors in your home. Of course, you don't always smell them, so it's best if you have someone else come in with, ahem, a fresh nose, to point out issues. But, what if you’re the one that bought the house … you assumed the odors would...
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Craft Supplies for Your Preschooler
Posted on 04/14/2019
Craft Supplies for Your Preschooler
Keeping preschool-aged children busy and engaged takes some creative thinking. Having an abundance of options on hand is a must. In addition to the blocks, pretend play, puzzles and picture books there is a place for arts and crafts. Recent studies have confirmed the importance of playing in the 0-5-year-old age range. Crafting can help not only with...
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5 Renovation to Improve Your Home's Value
Posted on 04/07/2019
5 Renovation to Improve Your Home's Value
There are many reasons to renovate your house. If you plan on selling, renovating your old house will increase the face value dramatically. Also, it makes you more comfortable while you get the satisfaction of living in a place of which you are proud. Some cheap renovation ideas that will not hurt your wallet but translate into a...
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