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Giving Buyers Space to Imagine
Posted on 06/09/2019
Giving Buyers Space to Imagine
Most people enjoy surrounding themselves with bright colors. Blues, purples, reds, and greens add personality to your home and bring you joy. They may set off your furniture or your favorite art. When you decorate your own home, you tend towards colors and styles that make you happy. However, as you've probably noticed even in your own family,...
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Demystifying Your Credit Score Calculation
Posted on 06/02/2019
Demystifying Your Credit Score Calculation
Understanding how your credit score goes together and how to improve it is a bit of a murky subject. The advice out there is not always consistent and depends on the financial viewpoint of the source. However, there are concrete factors that do go into the calculation of a credit score and when you understand what ingredients go...
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2305 Mill Pond Drive #2305, South Windsor, CT 06074 is now new to the market!
Posted on 06/02/2019
2305 Mill Pond Drive #2305, South Windsor, CT 06074 is now new to the market!
This wonderful 2 bedroom 1.5 bath unit with full unfinished basement and attached one car garage is waiting for you. New kitchen floor, newly installed carpet throughout. On campus amenities include pool, tennis, basketball, Tot lot, Play Ground and club house. sale subject to probate court...
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150 Ralph Road, Manchester, CT 06040 is now new to the market!
Posted on 05/31/2019
150 Ralph Road, Manchester, CT 06040 is now new to the market!
This oversized raised ranch has plenty of comfortable space with hardwood floors throughout. 2.5 baths and a fireplace expansive den with bar. Full bath off the den. Just short of a half acre with in-ground pool for enjoyment and entertainment at home. Pool is maintained by Aqua...
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Color Wheel Go 'Round
Posted on 05/26/2019
Color Wheel Go 'Round
You may have seen them, a circle with all the colors of the rainbow and then some. This is what is called a color wheel. You may think what in the world would I need one of those for? Yes, interior designers and artists use them as a tool to make design decisions. The color wheel is also...
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5 Ways to Boost Your Self Improvement Goals
Posted on 05/19/2019
5 Ways to Boost Your Self Improvement Goals
Personal development goals require practical efforts to achieve. While it may seem as if these activities are insignificant, they quickly add up to just what you need to grow. Take the time to practice these few tips that are sure to strengthen your stand on the personal growth front. Start with a New Hobby An excellent way to...
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How To Reduce Your Household Waste
Posted on 05/12/2019
How To Reduce Your Household Waste
Do you find yourself marveling over the amount of trash your family produces each and every week? It may be time to consider applying simple changes to your lifestyle that will ultimately reduce your waste and lower your carbon footprint. Reusable cups and bottles It's no secret that plastic waste is polluting our planet and harming our wildlife....
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Automation Ascends to the Throne
Posted on 05/05/2019
Automation Ascends to the Throne
Home improvement has reached new technological heights with the introduction of the Numi 2.0 intelligent toilet from Kohler. The Consumer Electronics Show recently held in Las Vegas, Nevada, saw the debut of the trapezoidal-shaped unit under the control of Amazon Alexa. When offered such a staggering variety of personalization choices, some folks might never leave the bathroom. Mood...
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Things You Must Know Before Buying That House
Posted on 04/21/2019
Things You Must Know Before Buying That House
It is necessary to ask some crucial questions from the seller of your new home. No house is 100% perfect for you at the point of sale. You must, therefore, seek to learn whatever issues the house may have so that you can appropriately weigh your options before deciding to buy and be adequately prepared to handle them...
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69 Holly Road, East Hartford, CT 06118 now has a new price of $205,000!
Posted on 04/18/2019
69 Holly Road, East Hartford, CT 06118 now has a new price of $205,000!
This sunny and spacious ranch has 3 large bedrooms 1.5 baths, a wonderful heated sun room off the updated and spacious kitchen. All appliances remain with the house. The 2 car garage ranch with automatic opens sits on .45 acres with a large outbuilding for storage of lawn and garden equipment freeing up space in your garage. Heated with Gas and cooled with central air. The rear roof has energy cost saving sun panels. You don't want to miss seeing this spotless and well maintained...
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Ready For Open House Day?
Posted on 04/14/2019
Ready For Open House Day?
Cleaning is most peoples' least favorite thing on a typical day. But for Open House day? It can seem either terrifying or expensive, but it doesn't have to be. A little elbow grease can make a huge difference and save you a bundle. Walls You have to be careful of painted walls. If you're too abrasive, you'll rough...
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Some Handy Tricks on Packing Your Suitcase in Thirty Minutes or Less
Posted on 04/07/2019
Some Handy Tricks on Packing Your Suitcase in Thirty Minutes or Less
Packing your suitcase have got to be the most demanding part of your prep. With work, home chores, and other daily routines, the flight you booked a month ago may be upon you in a few minutes. Say you have just thirty minutes to pack your suitcase or miss your flight for good. What do you do? For...
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