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Tips for Planning a Home Renovation
Posted on 01/19/2020
Tips for Planning a Home Renovation
Image by ClassicallyPrinted from Pixabay Renovating your home is a great way to improve your home while also adding value. While you may go into a home improvement or renovation project with the best-laid plans, problems are bound to arise especially with a larger scale job. Some issues can be prevented by understanding the most common pitfalls that...
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Video Tour  - 13213 Windy Leaf Court, Woodbridge, VA 22192
Posted on 01/18/2020
Video Tour - 13213 Windy Leaf Court, Woodbridge, VA 22192
**Wonderful 3 Level Colonial on cul-de-sac in Sycamore Ridge community** **New Roof with warranty** **Fresh Paint** **New upgraded carpet and laminate Flooring** **Large level lot backs to woods that includes community walking paths** **4 large Upper Level Bedrooms include large master bedroom with jetted tub** ** Home has tons of natural light and privacy** **Laminate floored Family Room has gas log fireplace and walkout to multi-level deck** ** Kitchen has gas stove, island and butler pantry** **Finished basement has newly carpeted recreation room, wide walk up stairs to back yard and two storage areas** **Won't las long at this...
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13213 Windy Leaf Court, Woodbridge, VA 22192 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/18/2020
13213 Windy Leaf Court, Woodbridge, VA 22192 is now new to the market!
**Wonderful 3 Level Colonial on cul-de-sac in Sycamore Ridge community** **New Roof with warranty** **Fresh Paint** **New upgraded carpet and laminate Flooring** **Large level lot backs to woods that includes community walking paths** **4 large Upper Level Bedrooms include large master bedroom with jetted tub** ** Home has tons of natural light and privacy** **Laminate floored Family Room has gas log fireplace and walkout to multi-level deck** ** Kitchen has gas stove, island and butler pantry** **Finished basement has newly carpeted recreation room, wide walk up stairs to back yard and two storage areas** **Won't las long at this...
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How to Create a Custom Towel Rack from Picture Frames
Posted on 01/12/2020
How to Create a Custom Towel Rack from Picture Frames
Photo by Lauren Fleischmann on Unsplash Whether you need to hang bath towels in the bathroom or hand towels in the kitchen, a towel rack is an awesome thing to have around. And it is even better if made custom to suit your tastes and elevate the look of your home. For even more brownie points, you can...
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Build a Wood Storage Shed
Posted on 01/05/2020
Build a Wood Storage Shed
Photo by Maksim Shutov on Unsplash Building a storage shed for wood can be advantageous for several reasons: it allows you to store your firewood properly. When firewood is dry, your fire will be warmer, smoke far less, and you'll burn less wood at a time -- and a shed with good airflow that is slightly elevated will...
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Will Your Home Impress Buyers?
Posted on 12/29/2019
Will Your Home Impress Buyers?
As a home seller, it is important to do everything possible to ensure your house impresses buyers. If your residence makes a positive impression on buyers, you could speed up the house selling process. Plus, you may be better equipped than ever before to maximize your house sale earnings. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help...
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Things You Need to Consider Before You Host a House Showing
Posted on 12/22/2019
Things You Need to Consider Before You Host a House Showing
A home showing often plays a key role in the property selling journey. In fact, if your house dazzles a buyer during a showing, you may receive an offer to purchase your residence shortly after this individual views your home. Of course, there is no guarantee that a house showing will lead to a fast, profitable home selling experience....
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Video Tour  - 296 Granny Smith Road, Linden, VA 22642
Posted on 12/21/2019
Video Tour - 296 Granny Smith Road, Linden, VA 22642
**Unique 3 level 5 bedroom Colonial with a wonderful front porch and pool** **2 Master bedrooms** Main level gourmet kitchen has new granite countertops, matching granite backsplash and cherry kitchen cabinets. Large breakfast room with bar. Home has wonderful sight lines from family room across the breakfast room into the kitchen. Walk-in butler's pantry is ready for the most demanding cooks. Two story entrance foyer welcomes your guests into a large formal living room that has hardwood floors. Elegant formal dining room has crown molding, chair rails and is ready for that large dining room table. **Upper Level Laundry** **Master BR is...
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296 Granny Smith Road, Linden, VA 22642 is now new to the market!
Posted on 12/21/2019
296 Granny Smith Road, Linden, VA 22642 is now new to the market!
**Unique 3 level 5 bedroom Colonial with a wonderful front porch and pool** **2 Master bedrooms** Main level gourmet kitchen has new granite countertops, matching granite backsplash and cherry kitchen cabinets. Large breakfast room with bar. Home has wonderful sight lines from family room across the breakfast room into the kitchen. Walk-in butler's pantry is ready for the most demanding cooks. Two story entrance foyer welcomes your guests into a large formal living room that has hardwood floors. Elegant formal dining room has crown molding, chair rails and is ready for that large dining room table. **Upper Level Laundry** **Master BR is...
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A Breakdown of the Closing Costs for Buying a Home
Posted on 12/15/2019
A Breakdown of the Closing Costs for Buying a Home
Closing costs are usually an unavoidable part of buying a home. While there are ways to reduce some closing costs and fees, they are an expense you will likely have to consider when it comes time to save for a home. On average, buyers can expect to pay between 2 and 5 percent of the purchase price in closing...
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284 Little Long Mountain Lane, Huntly, VA 22640 has an Open House on  Saturday, December 14, 2019 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Posted on 12/13/2019
284 Little Long Mountain Lane, Huntly, VA 22640 has an Open House on Saturday, December 14, 2019 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
**Well maintained - Custom Built - Log Home** **Almost 3500 Sq Ft on two levels with an additional 1700 Sq Ft unfinished basement** **Watch the sun rise from an amazing front porch and the sun set from the rear balcony and deck** **Gourmet kitchen features large 5 burner gas range, upgraded cabinets and granite countertops** **Main level living room has hardwood floors and Cathedral Windows that offers seasonal views of mountains and woods** **Main level master bedroom has gas fireplace, walkout onto rear balcony and large master bath w/jetted tub** **2nd Main level bedroom could be a den/office** **Two upper level bedrooms are huge and...
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Outdoor Lighting for Home Security
Posted on 12/08/2019
Outdoor Lighting for Home Security
Photo by Malcolm Garret via Pexels No matter how safe your neighborhood is, it doesn’t hurt to take precautions against break-ins or thefts. Installing home security lighting is a highly effective way to deter intruders. This type of lighting also provides plenty of light for walkways and paths, making it safer for you and your family to walk...
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