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6 Hillary Court, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 is now new to the market!
Posted on 07/15/2019
6 Hillary Court, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 is now new to the market!
A Magical Paradise in Chestnut Ridge awaits your arrival! This exquisite log home with an open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, skylights and huge wrap around deck perched in the midst of nature will take your breath away. A 22 foot floor to ceiling stone fireplace and newly finished hardwood floors accent the warm and inviting living area. There are 3/4 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths and a Full Walk-Out Basement with high ceilings ready to be transformed to suit your needs. This one of a kind home truly must be seen to be appreciated. Call for an appointment...
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Some Tips for Energy Efficient Landscaping
Posted on 07/14/2019
Some Tips for Energy Efficient Landscaping
Everyone talks about saving the planet these days, and it's good to do your part, but it's even better when your earth-friendly landscaping can keep that other all-important green safely in the bank. Here are some useful tips that manage to be both kinds of "green living," keeping your wallet fat and your yard gorgeous. Bushes, Trees, and...
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Keep Your Home Smelling Like Summer All Year Long
Posted on 07/14/2019
Keep Your Home Smelling Like Summer All Year Long
If summer is your favorite season of the year, then you probably wouldn't mind having your home smell like summer all through the year, seeing as most people wait all year to breathe in summer's scent. Follow simple tips to keep your home smelling fresh and summery all through the year. Make a Gel Freshener Yourself. Making a...
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31 Sierra Vista Lane, Valley Cottage, NY 10989 now has a new price of $165,000!
Posted on 07/09/2019
31 Sierra Vista Lane, Valley Cottage, NY 10989 now has a new price of $165,000!
The Best Value in Mountainview! With the pool right outside your window, close to the clubhouse, picnic grounds and dog walk area, it's like having an apartment in the country. The HOA fee includes Heat, Water and Hot Water. You just pay for electricity! This spacious unit has large rooms, a walk in closet and storage in the basement. Moments from transportation, parks, shopping and all that the Village of Nyack has to offer. Call for an appointment...
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One Room Can Make A Difference
Posted on 07/07/2019
One Room Can Make A Difference
Modern kitchen designs can make a huge difference when setting the value of your home. Even if you might not be planning to sell your home right away, your kitchen might deserve a timeless makeover so that it’s always ready for the market. Before you get started on the changes, you’ll need to come up with a plan....
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Money Saving Window Coverings
Posted on 07/07/2019
Money Saving Window Coverings
When moving into a new home, the first thing you want to do is make it your own. That means painting, upgrading fixtures, and the all-important window coverings. Instead of just looking for the most stylish option, take this chance to go with curtains, shades, blinds and screens will improve your bottom line. Most of the energy lost...
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Meal Planning on a Busy Schedule
Posted on 06/30/2019
Meal Planning on a Busy Schedule
Life can be hectic at times. Families are always on the go with after-school activities, birthday parties on the weekend, and work. With all of this to juggle, having to plan for dinner for seven days a week can feel like you’re adding another depleting task. There are ways to get ahead of the week and not let...
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How To Design For Commercial With Nature In Mind
Posted on 06/30/2019
How To Design For Commercial With Nature In Mind
Design is a way of life, a point of view. It involves a complex mixture of visual communication: talent, creative ability, manual skill, and technical knowledge. Beauty and economics, technology, and psychology are intrinsically related to the process. Great design is in total harmony, and there is no truer designer than Nature – if you look at a...
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31 Sierra Vista Lane, Valley Cottage, NY 10989 is now new to the market!
Posted on 06/25/2019
31 Sierra Vista Lane, Valley Cottage, NY 10989 is now new to the market!
The Best Value in Mountainview! With the pool right outside your window, close to the clubhouse, picnic grounds and dog walk area, it's like having an apartment in the country. The HOA fee includes Heat, Water and Hot Water. You just pay for electricity! This spacious unit has large rooms, a walk in closet and storage in the basement. Moments from transportation, parks, shopping and all that the Village of Nyack has to offer. Call for an appointment...
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How to Focus on That Fabulous French Look
Posted on 06/23/2019
How to Focus on That Fabulous French Look
From Sabrina to Amélie the French vintage-inspired interiors evoke sensual elegance and comfortable hominess at the same time. Figuring out how to pull it all off, though, takes more than purchasing the right furniture set. That je ne sais quoi (literally “I don’t know what”) that is so French isn’t so much mastered as it is effortlessly felt....
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Amazing Health Benefits of Meditation
Posted on 06/23/2019
Amazing Health Benefits of Meditation
Over the years, science has been on the side of meditation. Faultfinders will tell you that it is just another New Age name for napping and spiritual hogwash, but that is not true at all. In actuality, science has proven you are better off when you meditate than your peers who choose not to. In recent times, a...
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Outward Appearances are Important
Posted on 06/16/2019
Outward Appearances are Important
If you live in an older home that needs a face-lift, you might be tempted just to paint it white or one of the many neutral colors you see around you. But sometimes neutrals just fade into the background. So, if you want your home to stand out, consider being bold and expressive with your exterior. As you...
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