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July 16, 2018

The most popular paint colors for 2018

The most popular paint colors for 2018

The easiest way to modernize a room or home is with paint; color can provide a subtle backdrop or steal the show. From soft neutrals to vivid brights, here are the 5 most exciting new colors for 2018.   The easiest way to modernize a room or home is with paint; color can provide a […]

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June 12, 2018

Before & After bathroom remodels

Before & After bathroom remodels

Bathrooms can sell houses and it is possible to do updates without taking out a big loan.  Sometimes all it really takes is paint!  Take a look at the slideshow below and click through using the small white arrows.   You will get inspiration from the following before and after scenarios: What a difference white […]

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June 11, 2018

3 cautions on home upgrades

3 cautions on home upgrades

Remodeling and updating your home can cost big bucks (and be a mess.)  Make sure you are spending your money wisely to make the most of your investment if selling your home & recouping some costs are in your near future.   Don’t over-improve. It is typically not the best plan to own the biggest, […]

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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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