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4 Costly Mistakes that Homebuyers Make
Posted on 10/15/2019
4 Costly Mistakes that Homebuyers Make
For most homeowners, a home is not just a property with four walls and a roof over their head. Over time, it becomes a place that reminds them of sweet memories spent with family and friends. Buying a home is expensive, and as a result, it is essential that you relegate any form of emotions and apply business-minded...
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What to Do with a Basement
Posted on 10/08/2019
What to Do with a Basement
For many buyers, a basement is an added bonus. While it does not figure into the living space by most calculations, a basement may expand square-footage, improve storage, extend living space, and be that final trump card in the homebuying process. Or, it could be the worst possible nightmare. If you hope to buy or build a home...
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Another Property Sold - 1616 Grayson Ct, Chula Vista, CA 91913
Posted on 10/07/2019
Another Property Sold - 1616 Grayson Ct, Chula Vista, CA 91913
Beautiful, Recently updated 4BD, 3 Full BA home in Otay Ranch! Located on a cul-de-sac this home features SS appliances in the kitchen, New paint, New vinyl flooring and carpet, New light fixtures in all bathrooms, New ceiling fans, New BA faucets, shower fixtures and has Solar Panels! The 2nd floor has a loft that can be used as an office or TV room. Entertain in the custom backyard featuring a new block wall flower bed with fruit trees. HOA includes access to Heritage Park, Pool & Rec Center! Neighborhoods: Otay Ranch Equipment: Garage Door Opener Other Fees: 0 Sewer: Sewer...
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Indoor Water Features
Posted on 10/01/2019
Indoor Water Features
Water features aren’t just limited to the outdoors, anymore. You can bring the calming serenity of a soft stream into your home to give a more relaxing atmosphere. They can also be used as room dividers, conversation pieces, or as a simple decoration. Wall Fountains One of the most common ideas for indoor water features is the wall...
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Reasons You Shouldn’t Skip A Home Inspection
Posted on 09/24/2019
Reasons You Shouldn’t Skip A Home Inspection
It is always a beautiful and joyous feeling when you make an offer for a home, and the seller accepts it. However, you shouldn’t be in haste to pay the seller yet. Don’t be tempted to cut corners either by neglecting professional home inspection services all in a bid to reduce cost. Skipping home inspection should never be...
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Woodworking Safety Rules to Observe
Posted on 09/17/2019
Woodworking Safety Rules to Observe
Home woodwork is not for everyone as it requires a minimum amount of safety. Furthermore, you could get really hurt when working with wood because of the power tools involved. It is for this reason that not everyone should work with wood at home. Here are some specific safety measures that are advisable for home woodwork: Protect your...
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Creating a Patio Garden
Posted on 09/10/2019
Creating a Patio Garden
In a typical year, you grow a lush vegetable garden that brings endless pleasure to you and fresh food to your table. But this year you plan to put your house on the market. Do you still grow a garden? Or, you live in a townhome or condominium and miss your old gardening days. So what do you...
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Another Property Sold - 637 Brightwood Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910
Posted on 09/04/2019
Another Property Sold - 637 Brightwood Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910
2000+ SqFt 3 BR 2 BA single story home w/2 car attached garage in community of well kept homes, central Chula Vista. Trustee sale. Vinyl dual pane windows, fireplace in FR, large updated kitchen w/pullout shelving, eat-in breakfast area. Large, bright "Front Room" is living room &formal dining. Family Room with fireplace on opposite side of Kitchen. Roomy laundry/utility room w/exit to side yard Hall bath with mid-century tile/decor. Large bedrooms. Master bedroom with multi closets & door to backyard. Neighborhoods: Chula Vista Equipment: Shed(s) Other Fees: 0 Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography:...
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Are you Dealing with a Flood in Your Home?
Posted on 09/03/2019
Are you Dealing with a Flood in Your Home?
Floods are one of the most terrifying events to occur in any home, especially if it’s the result of a natural disaster. As expected, your priority should be the safety of your family, and while you make arrangements for their protection, you can do the following things before repairs start. 1. The first step is to cut off...
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Take a Culinary Adventure!
Posted on 08/27/2019
Take a Culinary Adventure!
Have you ever wondered how to locate the best place to eat? Whether you are new to an area or just looking for more choices to refresh your repertoire a time of culinary exploration may be the answer to your search. New to an area Being new to an area comes with many of its own challenges and...
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7 Cleaning Jobs Around Your Home Using Baking Soda
Posted on 08/20/2019
7 Cleaning Jobs Around Your Home Using Baking Soda
You probably have a lot of baking soda lying around your kitchen, waiting for the next time you want to bake. But did you realize that baking soda can be very useful for carrying out multipurpose cleaning tasks around the house? Find out more below. Sprinkle baking soda into your sweaty sneakers to get rid of that terrible...
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Kitchen Upgrades You Should Consider Carrying Out This Year
Posted on 08/13/2019
Kitchen Upgrades You Should Consider Carrying Out This Year
The kitchen is the life of almost every home in the country today. From forging relationships to creating loving memories, there’s a lot that goes on here apart from mom’s roast turkey and spaghetti meatloaf. That’s all the more reason you should invest in regular kitchen upgrades. If you are going to have conversations here, you might as...
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