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    Make an Eco-Friendly Home and Save Money

    Make your eco-friendly home and save money by reducing the amount of energy your family uses. It will require changing both your habits and your house. But with government inc...

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    8 Essential Home Refreshers to Tackle This Summer

    Essential home refreshers Nothing says summer like lounging by the pool, firing up the grill, and taking care of routine home maintenance. OK, so home maintenance isn’t at the...

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    Stinky Houses

    Stinky Houses Does your house stink? If it does you could be sabotaging your chances to sell or rent your home. You can test this for yourself by going outside for at least te...

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    A New City, A New Home

    A New City, A New Home What’s the best thing about New York City so far? Friends. There were a lot of things that freaked me out about graduating college. Paying my own rent, ...

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    Garden Decorating

    Garden Decorating – it’s not just about the flowers! Don’t you just love those gardens with clever details that set it apart from all the rest? I know I do. Props or ornaments...

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    House shopping advice is in the PALM of your hand!

      PALM = Price, Adaptable layout, Location, Maintained   Choosing a house for your family can be daunting.  You know what your needs are now but that will change as your life ...

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    12 Home Maintenance Tips To Keep Things Running Smoothly.

    Home maintenance tips that are worth reading. Just like your precious car, your house and your property needs some fine tuning. It’s a little time consuming, but your house wi...

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    Family Room Decorating Ideas

    The family room is a room for many uses. Whether you are watching television, playing games, or just gathering for conversation, your family room should be a relaxing atmosphe...

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    Runway to Color Palette: Peach Perfect

    Written by Kirsten Grove Fashion knows no boundaries and neither should interior design. For most people, using peach in a space can seem too much of a good thing. I disagree!...

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    Common Life Hacks

    Who knew things could be so simple? Read these common tips and tricks- they may change your routine forever!  There are tons of tips, tricks, and hacks that make life SO simpl...

Make an Eco-Friendly Home and Save Money

eco-friendly home, air drying dishes in your kitchen

Make your eco-friendly home and save money by reducing the amount of energy your family uses. It will require changing both your habits and your house. But with government incentives for greening your home, now is a great time to do it. Lighting Lighting accounts for 11 percent of most home electricity bills, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). ...

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8 Essential Home Refreshers to Tackle This Summer

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Essential home refreshers Nothing says summer like lounging by the pool, firing up the grill, and taking care of routine home maintenance. OK, so home maintenance isn’t at the top of your list. (You’re much more interested in finding the perfect bikini and firing up the margarita machine.) But bear with me — your property needs you. If you neglect ...

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Stinky Houses

stinky smells

Stinky Houses Does your house stink? If it does you could be sabotaging your chances to sell or rent your home. You can test this for yourself by going outside for at least ten minutes, then re-enter with your olfactory senses on high alert. What strikes your nose first? Potential buyers and tenants make snap judgments, sometimes subliminally, based on what they smell as ...

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A New City, A New Home

new york city

A New City, A New Home What’s the best thing about New York City so far? Friends. There were a lot of things that freaked me out about graduating college. Paying my own rent, not being able to use campus meal points when my checking account is low, and, believe it or not, never taking a test again all terrified me. But ...

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Garden Decorating

bird houses

Garden Decorating – it’s not just about the flowers! Don’t you just love those gardens with clever details that set it apart from all the rest? I know I do. Props or ornaments well placed can add charm to any garden.  WELL PLACED is key. Haphazardly adding items to your garden because you were on a roll at the home ...

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House shopping advice is in the PALM of your hand!

house with picket fence

  PALM = Price, Adaptable layout, Location, Maintained   Choosing a house for your family can be daunting.  You know what your needs are now but that will change as your life and family does. Tips to streamline the decision making process are in the PALM of your hand.  In today’s real estate market, that stopgap between a rental and ...

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