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How Paint Can Transform A Home For Sale

The following is a guest post from Patti Stern of PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating. Not sure which update to tackle first when preparing to list your home for sale? When we walk into a client’s home, almost always the first suggestion we make is a fresh coat of  Read more »

December 11, 2015Permalink

Your Home’s December Honey Do List

December is arguably the busiest month of the year, so it’s important to get started on your home’s to do list early. Follow this guide to prepping your home for the holidays, so that you can actually enjoy them! 1. Clean out your fridge – While you may still be  Read more »

December 11, 2015Permalink

Smart Home Technology: 7 Surprising Features

Lights, cams, doors, security — many homeowners know the basics about home automation and smart home technology. But there’s a whole array of fun smart home features that you’ve never dreamed of, from watering plants to feeding pets. Lights, cams, doors, security — many homeowners know the basics about home  Read more »

November 20, 2015Permalink

Moving: What’s Good About What’s Hard

No doubt about it, moving is hard: the time, the money, the stress. Whether you’re moving across town or across the country, you have many of the same problems, only at different levels of intensity. Sure, moving brings on new adventures and opportunities, but it’s tough to see those things  Read more »

November 20, 2015Permalink

The List of Pet Peeves That Turn Homebuyers Off — And How to Avoid Them

The List of Pet Peeves That Turn Homebuyers Off — And How to Avoid Them

Even if your home is priced right and in a desirable location, you may be offending potential buyers without ever knowing it. Here is our list of pet peeves that can turn a buyer off — and how to avoid them when selling your home. When someone is searching for  Read more »

November 12, 2015Permalink

How Much a 4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home Costs

The latest Coldwell Banker Real Estate Home Listing Report reveals the most expensive and affordable housing markets across the U.S. The 2015 Coldwell Banker Real Estate Home Listing Report (HLR) is in, and once again, the West Coast is topping the charts as the most expensive place to live in  Read more »

November 12, 2015Permalink

How a Humidifier Can Save Your Health, Your Home and Your Wallet

Maintaining a healthy humidity level in your home has more benefits than you’d think! As the weather begins to lean toward the colder side, memories of the past winter start flooding our thoughts. The one thing we forget every year is just how dry the air can be during the  Read more »

October 29, 2015Permalink

Mastering the Art of Brushed-On Finishes for Kitchen Cabinets

If you’re a fan of the classic look, brushed-on cabinet finishes have a lot going for them. Professional kitchen renovators tend to have strong opinions about cabinet finishes, yet there’s surprisingly little consensus about what makes for a great paint finish. I’m a former custom cabinetmaker. One past partner favored  Read more »

October 29, 2015Permalink