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Posted on 09/21/2022
New construction home buying process: Options for buyers
The new construction home buying process differs significantly from the buying process for an existing home. However, one thing that remains the same in each case is that no two homes are exactly alike. While it’s common for newer developments to have “cookie cutter” homes with similar layouts, many builders have options for customization. Here is a basic...
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Posted on 09/14/2022
A Basic Guide to Growing Hydrangeas Indoors
There are many varieties of the popular hydrangea plant, all with unique climate needs. Even though it's possible to grow hydrangeas outdoors in different climates, growing them indoors allows you to enjoy this colorful shrub anywhere you live. Here are some basic care tips for growing hydrangeas inside your home: Container Choice One key advantage to growing hydrangeas...
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Posted on 09/07/2022
Tips for childproofing your home
From electrical hazards to furniture hazards, your home has several potentially harmful areas for members of your household of all ages. From the kids of the house accidentally taking a fall to a friend tripping over a cord, the following tips are simple ways to keep your home as safe and worry-free as possible, especially if there's a...
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Posted on 08/31/2022
Insurance: Is Your Next Renovation Covered?
Your home insurance policy includes a specific type of coverage called "dwelling coverage." The amount of dwelling coverage that you have is based on your overall home value and the approximate cost to rebuild your home in the event of a total loss. When you renovate your home, you may increase its value — and if you don't...
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Posted on 08/24/2022
How to Upgrade Your Basement On a Budget
There are plenty of ways to upgrade a basement without expensive renovations. Whether your basement is unfinished or fully furnished, you can make a noticeable difference with some simple and budget-friendly decor choices. Here are some tips for affordable and easy basement decor to refresh your space. Add Area Rugs for an Instant Comfort Upgrade Area rugs can...
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Posted on 08/17/2022
Property tax deferment: The basics
In some states, qualified homeowners can use a property tax deferment to save on annual expenses. While deferring taxes usually refers to a period of delay in paying taxes on an item until a later date, property tax deferment comes with some additional important factors. Here is a quick guide about property tax deferrals: How does it work?...
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Posted on 08/10/2022
3 Ways to Use Green in Your Bathroom Design
If your bathroom needs a refresh, consider going green—literally. While environmentally conscious materials and sustainable practices are excellent choices for your bathroom, so can the rejuvenating and calming choice of color. Bathrooms are more than a utilitarian space and should inspire a sense of comfort. Green might seem like an unexpected or intimidating choice in a world so...
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Posted on 08/03/2022
3 Tips for Streamlining Your Living Room
The living room is a central component of any home, but it can quickly become too busy Streamlining it can not only make it more attractive; it can make it more functional too. Try these three tips to both define the space and highlight its best features. Curb the collections Whether you collect books, vases, candles, etc., artful...
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Posted on 07/27/2022
3 Fun and Shareable Party Foods
Throwing a party or hosting a gathering is an excellent way to display your culinary skills. However, cleanup and equal portioning can be a bit of a pain. Here are three pre-portioned, easy-to-clean and completely sharable food ideas. Pizza Bites Pizza bites are a universal go-to food for many. They have a lovely outer crust that could land...
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Posted on 07/20/2022
How to Determine Your Home's Value
The difference between home price and home value causes confusion for many buyers and sellers. Both price and value are a combination of many variables that are constantly changing. Understanding what can affect home value will help you understand and navigate the market. Here are the key factors that go into determining a home’s value: Comps “Comp” is...
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Posted on 07/13/2022
Essential design tips for small outdoor living spaces
Homeowners with small outdoor living spaces are often stumped when it comes to design. With so little square footage, how do you make the most of your outdoor space? The lack of space might seem restrictive at first, but there are plenty of ways to add style and comfort to even the tiniest deck or patio. Here are...
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Posted on 06/29/2022
Another Property Sold - 55 Rebecca Rd, Scituate, MA 02066
Be in for summer in your new oceanfront Colonial, in coveted Cedar Point! Enjoy your amazing unobstructed ocean views from both floors and from your back deck and patio. Open floor plan makes this property for entertaining friends and family. The main level features amazing views, open floor plan, gas insert fireplace, hardwood floors 1/2 bath, kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite, radiant floor heating, pantry and stainless steel appliances. 2nd floor features 2 bedrooms, plus a two room master suite, with a bathroom with soaking tub w/ ocean views, and steam shower. Can be put back to 2 bedrooms to make more room for guests. Enjoy light...
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