Archive for the ‘Around the home’ category

May 14, 2018

8 ways to spruce up the house for less than $100

8 ways to spruce up the house for less than $100

8 ways to spruce up the house for less than $100.   Fixing up your house does not have to be comprised of expensive, messy major projects.  Sometimes all it takes is a little time and effort.  Here are 8 ideas to improve the look of your home for less than $100 — or no cost […]

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May 3, 2018

Spring is a great time to plant trees in the yard to increase value, but stay away from certain varieties.

Spring is a great time to plant trees in the yard to increase value, but stay away from certain varieties.

Trees are beautiful and can add value to your property in most cases if well placed and maintained. They can also save you money on heating and cooling expenses, enhance your landscaping and provide privacy. There are several trees you may want to stay away from, though!   Below are HouseLogic’s picks for trees to […]

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April 24, 2018

Besides cleaning, paint is one of the least expensive ways to improve your home’s look when selling.

Besides cleaning, paint is one of the least expensive ways to improve your home’s look when selling.

Besides cleaning the house from top to bottom, PAINT is probably the least expensive way to improve the look of your home when you are selling.  Paint makes the rooms look fresh, updated, clean and well taken care of. Neutral or color? Stay neutral.  While painting is inexpensive, it takes some time and effort.  Why put […]

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Keep Wisconsin clean! Tips on disposing hazardous material in your home and green alternatives.

Keep Wisconsin clean! Tips on disposing hazardous material in your home and green alternatives.

You’re getting the house ready to sell or getting ready to move and notice all those paint cans, bug killer sprays and such cluttering up the garage or basement. How do you dispose of these safely?   It is important to know, considering it is estimated that every American home has an average of 200 pounds of the stuff. […]

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April 23, 2018

How to Design an Amazing Outdoor Space

How to Design an Amazing Outdoor Space

How to Design an Amazing Outdoor Space The warmer months are coming, and if your outdoor space is not as inviting as you might like, it might be time to make some changes. Designing an outdoor space that you’ll look forward to spending time in doesn’t necessarily mean breaking the bank. The essential elements for […]

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