Deconstruction Vs. Demo

Homeowners seeking to rebuild a home on the lot of their existing house usually choose to hire a demolition crew to raze the building and all of its contents. But in California, deconstruction is becoming a growing trend. Workers use … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on December 13, 2014 at 1:37 am
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A New Face For Your Kitchen

The holidays are close which means spending lots of time in the kitchen cooking, and entertaining guests. For some of us – this is not a pleasant thought as we scan over our drab, ugly, dirty, scratched cabinetry wishing there … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on November 20, 2014 at 1:17 am
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Insulate the garage door

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Posted on November 15, 2014 at 1:00 am
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Interest Rates to Rise in 2015

For several years now the Federal Reserve has been flexing its muscle and keeping a tight rein on the movement of interest rates as a means of stimulating the housing recovery. It seems now though, via Lawrence Yun – the … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on November 11, 2014 at 11:28 pm
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Now’s the Time to Winterize

For parts of the country, with the unexpected cold snap and snowy weather, here’s hoping you’ve already taken the necessary precautions to get your home ready for winter. If not, it’s definitely better late than never. For the rest of … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on November 3, 2014 at 7:39 pm
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The Most Zombie Friendly Cities

In life some people are the eaters, and the others are simply eaten – that is, if you find yourself in the midst of a Zombie Apocalypse. It being close to Halloween and all, it appears Trulia has decided to … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on October 23, 2014 at 12:00 am
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Pumpkin Carving Ideas

Halloween is just around the corner and pumpkin patches across the nation are already displaying their bounty. Be sure to grab your gourd and take a look at the carving ideas below: 24 Downloadable Pumpkin Carving Ideas! Includes faces of … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on October 13, 2014 at 11:30 pm
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How Not to Ruin Your Credit Score

Raise your hand if you know what FICO stands for… The Fine Isaac Corporation provides software to lenders for analyzing consumer credit, and there are a number of factors that determine your ranking in the hierarchy. How much you make, … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on October 10, 2014 at 6:36 pm
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When does homeownership tip the scale?

How many years of homeownership are necessary before the advantages of owning tip the scale? Zillow weighs in on this buy vs. rent conundrum with its newly released “breakeven horizon” index. Traditional formulas for figuring the buy vs. rent equation … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 11:42 pm
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When does homeownership tip the scale?

How many years of homeownership are necessary before the advantages of owning tip the scale? Zillow weighs in on this buy vs. rent conundrum with its “breakeven horizon” index. Traditional formulas for figuring the buy vs. rent equation focus on … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 11:42 pm
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