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Mistakes that make your home look messy!

Mistakes that make your home look messy!

If you are selling your home, you might want to take a step back and look at how you can improve the appearance of your home and your belongings in it. Organizing your space can help buyers truly see the space in your home. But are you making mistakes when organizing...

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New Colors of 2018

New Colors of 2018

With the New Year approaching in just a few days, many are thinking of resolutions, and ways to make their life better and more organized. With that, always come projects for the home. Whether it's decluttering a closet that you have been putting off forever or...

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Trend Alert: Crushed Velvet Fabric

Trend Alert: Crushed Velvet Fabric

I am always looking for new home decor trends that make a bold statement, but can also easily transition from season to season. I recently discovered the latest trend that has been popping up over the home decor circuit and fashion runways: velvet. In this blog post...

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Deck the Halls

Deck the Halls

If you are anything like me, the holidays are such a fun time to transform your home into the ultimate cozy place. Many will change their decor from year to year, updating with the new trends and styles, while others, stick to their classic heirloom ornaments and...

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Holiday Season Projects

Holiday Season Projects

When it comes to owning your own home, your to-do list may seem never ending. Along with weekly and daily chores, smaller and larger projects that you want done may also be adding up. With the holidays approaching, and family planning to come into town, you might be...

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America’s Scariest Homes and Places

America’s Scariest Homes and Places

With Halloween in less than a week and feeling in the Fall spirit, I searched for and found this interesting post about the most Haunted homes, hotels, and places in the United States. Many of these places have been bought and sold many times and you can only wonder...

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What does $800 in rent look like in top US cities?

What does $800 in rent look like in top US cities?

Have you ever wondered what a certain dollar amount will buy you in certain cities? We have all heard of particular cities where living expenses are much much higher than where we live. If you live in the suburbs in a single family home you may often compare what you...

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Ways to Hide The “Ugly Things” Around Your House

Ways to Hide The “Ugly Things” Around Your House

No matter how organized your home is, it is always so difficult to hide the "ugly" stuff. Let's face it, trash cans, cords, and cable boxes are not attractive and no matter how much you try to hide them, they always seem to be hanging out of their "place." I thought...

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Essentials for any first home or apartment

Essentials for any first home or apartment

Moving into a new home or your first apartment can be very overwhelming. Aside from dealing with the financials of purchasing your home or renting your apartment, you also need to furnish it! The list may seem endless if you don't have anything to start with. This...

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No Closet Storage Ideas

No Closet Storage Ideas

If you live in a small home or apartment, you are likely trying to make every room function perfectly. With the lack of square footage, it can make staying organized and storing items really hard. Some older homes have smaller closets which may only fit a portion of...

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Effortless Fall Decor

Effortless Fall Decor

As much as we are all sad to see summer leave in New England, most are excited for the Fall. With the first Patriot's game of the year tomorrow, it makes transitioning seasons feel a bit more real. Have you ever walked into a home a felt the spirit of the season come...

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Fireplace Remodel

Fireplace Remodel

If you go in to most stores right now, even though it's mid August, you'll see Fall decor everywhere. Retail loves to prep us all early for the next season. As much as we are all trying to hang onto the warm summer months, we should also prep our homes for the colder...

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How Not to Kill House Plants

How Not to Kill House Plants

With the summer months upon us and flowers a bloom, i've had the conversation about keeping plants and flowers alive. With the August sun beating down, I must admit that my outdoor flowers are looking a bit sad. Nothing brightens an indoor space more than plants and...

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Bathrooms Remodels Under $5,000

Bathrooms Remodels Under $5,000

If you've recently bought a house that needs work, you, and your bank account may be overwhelmed. Most people want their kitchens and baths to be perfection, but it comes at a cost. I stumbled upon this blog post from hgtv.com and thought it was perfect for anyone...

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Fool Proof Paint Colors

Fool Proof Paint Colors

When selling your home, you may get the suggestion to make your home neutral so various potential buyers can imagine themselves living in your home. I have walked into quite a few homes and the bold paint color is the first thing that makes an impression- but not in a...

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