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Home Renovations That Increase Your Resale Value (2010 Edition)
April 13, 2010 – 5:52 AM | 4 Comments
Home Renovations That Increase Your Resale Value (2010 Edition)

Not all home improvements are created equal. Especially if you’re looking for “resale value” back from your work. An article from the Wall Street Journal lays it out cleanly. Function beats flash these days so be wary of where you spend.

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Blocking an unattractive view with window film
April 17, 2009 – 10:45 AM | Comments Off on Blocking an unattractive view with window film
Blocking an unattractive view with window film

I love this solution!! We live on a busy street and didn’t want the view of cars and pedestrians nor did we want to feel like fish in a fish bowl when the drapes …

Clogged Gutters be gone!!
March 8, 2009 – 10:41 PM | Comments Off on Clogged Gutters be gone!!
Clogged Gutters be gone!!

It’s that time of the year again when gutters need to be cleaned prior to rainy season. We just had a great product installed in portions of our gutters which prevents gutters from clogging.
There …

I’ve been Bamboozled!!
April 9, 2008 – 10:56 AM | Comments Off on I’ve been Bamboozled!!
I’ve been Bamboozled!!

I’ll start off by saying that I’ve been addicted to bamboo for several years. It’s amazingly beautiful, fast growing, and creates a calming sound when wind passes through the leaves.
My favorites are black bamboo, …

Eco-Friendly Driveway
April 9, 2008 – 10:32 AM | Comments Off on Eco-Friendly Driveway
Eco-Friendly Driveway

Considering a new driveway? There are lots of options available ranging from stamped concrete, to brick, to pavers, to permeable.
We went the route of a pebble driveway to replace the concrete driveway for a …

Thinking about going Solar?
April 7, 2008 – 10:58 AM | Comments Off on Thinking about going Solar?
Thinking about going Solar?

With energy costs on the rise and an increasing awareness of environmentally friendly products and technology, solar systems are becoming a worthwhile investment, especially since there are rebates available to help offset the cost.
The technology …

The Beauty of Marmoleum
February 10, 2008 – 11:50 AM | Comments Off on The Beauty of Marmoleum
The Beauty of Marmoleum

I LOVE this product!! One of the great perks that comes with home ownership is the ability to customize one’s home. As a 15+ year property owner/investor, I’ve had the chance to try …