Archive for September, 2014

SOLD — spacious one floor End unit townhome

SOLD — spacious one floor End unit townhome

Status: Sold Beautifully maintained spacious one floor End unit townhome, complete with Double garage & finished basement. Vaulted ceilings. Hardwood flrs in Liv/Din rms. Gas FP. Updated crisp white cabinets with breakfast nook, pantry & 4 Stainless appls. Huge Master w/full ensuite. Wall of mirrored closets. Berber in large Rec rm & 3rd Bedrm w/full 4pc Bath in Lwr.Lvl. Lovely view from the private patio.  Desirable West Mtn location.   Fast

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BUDGET DECORATOR: 12 WAYS TO PERK UP YOUR HOME FOR FALL

BUDGET DECORATOR: 12 WAYS TO PERK UP YOUR HOME FOR FALL

Get crafty or shop strategically to give your nest that extra-special touch while you’re cozying up on chilly days With the crisp fall air comes a natural desire to cozy up at home with warm drinks, fluffy throws and the glow of candlelight. It’s also a time of year when you might want to entertain more. By making a few smart purchases and, if you’re feeling crafty, doing a project

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FIRST THINGS FIRST: HOW TO PRIORITIZE HOME PROJECTS

FIRST THINGS FIRST: HOW TO PRIORITIZE HOME PROJECTS

What to do when you’re contemplating home improvements after a move and you don’t know where to begin I recently received a desperate email from a friend. For a variety of reasons, school and work related, she and her husband and two little boys had been bumping around the globe for years. They had just moved back to the States and bought their first home. As excited as she was

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CONTRACTOR TIPS: TOP 10 HOME REMODELING DON’TS

CONTRACTOR TIPS: TOP 10 HOME REMODELING DON’TS

Help your home renovation go smoothly and stay on budget with this wise advice from a pro Whether you work with a general contractor or act as one on your own project, getting a glimpse into the mind of a contractor can give you a new perspective into remodeling projects around your home. I’ve learned a lot working as a contractor, and some of those lessons can help homeowners too.

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TO-DOS: YOUR SEPTEMBER HOME CHECKLIST

TO-DOS: YOUR SEPTEMBER HOME CHECKLIST

Boost the comforts of home for fall with a few of these ideas for stocking up and staying cozy Curling up with popcorn and a movie, simmering a big pot of soup or chili on the stove, and getting the house and yard in shape after the lazy days of summer — in September, the comforts of home beckon. From feeding the birds to having the chimney cleaned, see if

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8 WAYS TO FRAME YOUR FIREPLACE WITH SHELVES

8 WAYS TO FRAME YOUR FIREPLACE WITH SHELVES

Make your fireplace even more appealing by bypassing standard shelves for standout designs like these If you’ve been trying to choose the right shelves to go with your fireplace, you know that it isn’t as simple a decision as you might think. Shelving style, material and placement can have a major effect on the rest of the room, but it can be tempting to stick with tried and true designs

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BATHROOM WORKBOOK: THE RIGHT HEIGHT FOR YOUR SINKS, MIRRORS AND MORE

BATHROOM WORKBOOK: THE RIGHT HEIGHT FOR YOUR SINKS, MIRRORS AND MORE

Making some bathroom upgrades? Here’s how to place all your main features for the most comfortable, personalized fit A bathroom layout is mostly a pretty easy decision. If the plumbing is already in place and you’re using standard-size pieces, like a typical 60-inch bathtub, there aren’t a whole lot of options for rearranging that floor plan. However, when bringing your dream design into the real world, you have to consider

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Rented — Gorgeous “Astoria” family home

Rented — Gorgeous “Astoria” family home

Status: Rented Executive Lease! Gorgeous “Astoria” designed family home (2643 sq ft) available for a 1yr lease.  Stunning 4 Bedrm home with separate Living and Dining rooms, both with coffered ceilings & gleaming hardwood flrs.  Sharp bright Kitchen with “chocolate” toned cabinets, moveable island & oodles of cabinetry.  Stainless Fridge, stove & dishwasher. W/D is included too. Patio doors to yard. Family rm is open to the Dinette and all

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