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Pest Precautions to Take This Fall

September 27, 2022

Home for the Holidays Just because you see fewer pests in the fall and winter doesn’t mean they aren’t around! In fact, many bugs will seek your home out for shelter once the weather starts cooling down. Make sure you have a pest control plan in place before they make a home out of your …

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Time for a Patio Makeover

June 27, 2022

Our House You know when one project leads to another? That’s what happened with my recent patio refresh. It all started with redoing my outdoor furniture that got destroyed by weather over the last few years. Our pergola isn’t covered so it suffered from rain and sun damage.  I decided to use Flex Seal Liquid …

Mobility & Accessibility Solutions from 101 Mobility

April 15, 2022

Special Feature Regaining vertical mobility has never been easier in this day and age, and with a stairlift installed into your home you or a loved one can be on the fast track to independence. A question that is commonly asked amongst individuals looking for a stairlift is, “Can I rent or buy this life-changing product?” The …

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How to Bring in Spring

March 29, 2022

Our House  Spring is my favorite season of the year. It gives life to not only the outdoors, but also my soul. The sunshine beaming and birds singing are a few of my favorite things. When I think of spring, I also think of color. Flowers in full bloom make any heart happy. Think about …

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Spring Cleaning Tips to Avoid Spring Pests

February 27, 2022

Our House The weather is warming up and the flowers are blooming. With the coming of spring, many homeowners are heading up their spring-cleaning checklists. Make sure to protect your home by cleaning hotspots for spring pests in and around your property. Here are four areas to cover.  1. The Yard. Infestations start outside, so tackling …

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How to Decorate with Pink

January 26, 2022

Our House Do you decorate for Valentines Day? Some people love to add hearts and all things love to their decor in the month of February. I’ve even seen friends that are neutral lovers make wooden heart banners that are absolutely adorable. For whatever reason, I have never decorated for the holiday, but I do …

From Christmas to Winter

From Christmas to Winter

January 3, 2022

Our House January… It’s always a bittersweet time to me. My heart craves simplicity, but misses the coziness of Christmas. It’s easy to feel like your home is somewhat bare after all the extras of holiday decor. How do you make that transition from Christmas to winter in your decorating? Here are five tips. 1. …

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A Track Record for Housing Market Optimism in 2022

December 28, 2021

Our House Are you as thankful as we are to be in 2022? Although January 1 is just another day in our lives, it does represent the start of the new year’s adventures and statistical measures. Since we’re feeling thankful, let us be thankful in all things… even crazy real estate markets. We’ve always stressed …

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Organize Your Home in the New Year!

December 27, 2021

Our House Are you looking to get organized this year? A Better Closet can help with custom-built organization and home-storage solutions for anything from home-offices and mudrooms to laundry rooms and, of course, closets. The process starts with an in-home appointment to evaluate the homeowner’s space and desires, Robert Duff, owner of A Better Closet, …

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Twinkle Twinkle Little Light

December 1, 2021

Special Feature It’s the best time of year! Twinkle lights, family gatherings and holiday cheer…Christmas time is here! Nothing gets me in the spirit like a Christmas tree. Have you ever wondered what is so magical about a Christmas tree? It’s the first thing we put up and the last thing we take down. I …

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