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PRIORITY TASKS FOR YOUR MOVE IN

Posted by Peter Karami on July 15, 2017 at 1:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you're probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should cover first.

Change the locks

Even if you're promised that new locks have been installed in your home, you can never be too careful. It's worth the money to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing that no one else has the keys to your home. Changing the locks can be a DIY project,...

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FROM DECORATING TO STAGING

Posted by Peter Karami on July 15, 2017 at 1:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Once you've decided to put your home on the market, you're looking to sell quickly for the best possible price. One tactic that can help sell your home faster is staging. At first, staging may seem like a real estate term that doesn't actually mean anything. Isn't staging just decorating? Well, not exactly…

Appeal to the masses

Your home is likely decorated to your tastes. It could be colorful and eclectic, or rugged and industrial. But when you're staging your home, rather ...

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FIVE MONEY-SAVING GREEN UPGRADES

Posted by Peter Karami on July 15, 2017 at 1:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Going green is great for the environment, but that's not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also lead to some major savings.

Solar panels: The upfront cost is big, but the long-term savings are huge. Solar panels will cost several thousand dollars to install, but ongoing maintenance costs are very low, and a typical system could save you hundreds of dollars per year. You can even sell your surplus electricity.

Wood furnace: Wood-burning furnaces ar...

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BATHROOM TRENDS FOR 2017

Posted by Peter Karami on July 15, 2017 at 1:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Staying on top of the latest trends in home decor isn’t for everyone, but even for traditionalists, it can be fun to incorporate some new ideas. Here are five bathroom decor trends that are appearing in 2017.

Geometric Patterns: Many homeowners are selecting bold patterns in geometric shapes, like chevrons, triangles, or hexagons. These patterns can add intrigue and continuity to your tile or shower curtain.

Plants: Even the best-designed bathrooms can benefit from some smal...

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4 Easy Steps to Customize a Home!

Posted by Peter Karami on February 29, 2016 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

When customizing a home, the task may seem daunting and expensive. However, filling a home with high-quality, affordable furnishings is easier and simpler than you would think.


It comes down to 4 easy steps:


Create Free Space


First on your list should be maximizing visual space. Homes are often times filled with fancy décor and furniture and to be honest a bit cluttered. The solution to this problem is quite simple. A simple gl...

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