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Simple Ways to Add Some Splash
Posted on 09/22/2019
Simple Ways to Add Some Splash
Painting your entire home can be an appealing idea if you've grown tired of its current color scheme. Paint colors can do much to change the look and feel of a room, but if you aren't ready for the long term process and commitment, there's a much easier alternative. Adding new pops of color can transform your space...
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4 Super Easy Ways to Cook Chicken
Posted on 09/15/2019
4 Super Easy Ways to Cook Chicken
If you enjoy eating a lot of chicken in your diet because it is easy on your budget, then it pays to have many ways to cook it. Chicken is an affordable meat that many people use in their daily meal planning. The problem with chicken is that creating new ways to prepare it could be difficult. Here...
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Avoid Poisonous Foods For Your Birds
Posted on 09/15/2019
Avoid Poisonous Foods For Your Birds
Having a bird in your home is almost similar to having a toddler around – they love to check new things out by putting them in their mouths. Birds are also very social creatures that seem to enjoy sharing meal times with their companions, wither other birds or human owners. And while you may not necessarily have what...
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How to Pack Fragile Items For a Move
Posted on 09/08/2019
How to Pack Fragile Items For a Move
Moving from one home to another home is a task that is draining, time-consuming and hectic. When deciding to relocate, there are a lot of factors to consider before the actual move. Having to pack up your things in preparation for the move can take weeks and sometimes months. After going through the pain of packing and then...
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 Why You Should Change Your Home Filter Regularly
Posted on 09/08/2019
Why You Should Change Your Home Filter Regularly
Changing your air filters in your home can be a chore that is quickly forgotten and overlooked, but it is crucial to the overall health of your home. To keep your home air system functioning at its best, be sure to have your HVAC system checked, maintained, and changed regularly. Prevent Damage. By keeping your system up to...
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25 Williams Road, Spring Valley, NY 10977 is now new to the market!
Posted on 09/05/2019
25 Williams Road, Spring Valley, NY 10977 is now new to the market!
Welcome home! As you drive up to this gorgeous, immaculately maintained bi-level you'll be greeted by over an acre of park like property with a 1-car garage and a huge driveway with plenty of space. This light and airy home has an open, flowing floor plan with a large kitchen, living room and dining room creating endless possibilities. Appreciate the original hardwood floors, neutral colors, and large windows as you walk down the hallway leading to 3 bedrooms and a full bathroom accessible from both the master bedroom and the hallway. Downstairs you'll find a fantastic living space with summer kitchen and walk-out to your huge backyard. A...
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Using Sconces in your Home
Posted on 09/01/2019
Using Sconces 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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How Can You Rise Above the Homebuying Competition?
Posted on 09/01/2019
How Can You Rise Above the Homebuying Competition?
Let's face it – there is no shortage of buyers competing for the top residences. However, there are many things you can do to rise above the homebuying competition, and these include: 1. Review the Local Housing Market The housing market fluctuates. In some instances, the housing market may favor buyers. Or, in other cases, it may favor sellers....
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Donating 101
Posted on 08/25/2019
Donating 101
The time has come to go through and clear what has become clutter in your own home. Hopefully, you can give the items more life and someone else the opportunity to have the use of these items. After all one man’s trash is another man’s treasure right? The answer is maybe not. There are some things that donation...
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Property Tax Abatement
Posted on 08/25/2019
Property Tax Abatement
Every industry has its specific vocabulary. Real estate is no exception. If you are new to the home-buying market, you may find yourself stumped by the abbreviations, lingo, acronyms, and unfamiliar jargon commonly used in real estate sales materials, online listings, contracts, and the like. Do not be confused. Learn the terms so you can read that paperwork...
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Another Property Sold - 5 Oak Court, Stony Point, NY 10980
Posted on 08/23/2019
Another Property Sold - 5 Oak Court, Stony Point, NY 10980
Make this house yours!!!!! Nothing to do but unpack. This spacious updated Bi-Level has 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Updated Kitchen with Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, Large Island with Storage. Enjoy Your Morning Coffee on Your Screened in Cover Deck High Hats throughout, Plenty of Natural Light, Family Room on Lower Level. Oversized Garage Plenty of Storage.New High Efficiency Heating System 2018, Newer Roof and Andersen ...
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Another Property Sold - 44 Wall Street, Garnerville, NY 10923
Posted on 08/23/2019
Another Property Sold - 44 Wall Street, Garnerville, NY 10923
Best value in Garnerville! With 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and a finished basement, there's room for the entire family. An updated kitchen, young roof, 7 zone heating system and oversized 2 car garage add even more value to this wonderful home. Conveniently located near shopping, transportation and parks, this one is not to be missed. Call for an appointment...
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