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3 Quick Painting Tips That Will Help Take Your Walls from Tacky to Tasteful
By Peta-Gay
July 27, 2016

Whether you happen to be a painting pro or you've never dared to pick up a roller, there are a few tricks of the trade that professionals use to make a paint job look its best. If you want to take an old, outdated paint job and turn it into something you can be proud of, here are a few tips from those who know best.

Start With A Perfectly Smooth Surface

If you're trying to ...

Thinking About Selling in 2016? 3 Reasons You Will Absolutely Need a Great Real Estate Agent
By Peta-Gay
July 25, 2016

Whether you're familiar with the market or you've never sold a home before, an effective real estate agent can be exactly the thing you need to make for a positive market experience. With the world of real estate in a constant state of flux, here are a few reasons why the right agent can successfully guide you through the muddled waters of the market.

A Skill For Communication

In the case that the real ...

Ready to Move in to Your New Home? Not So Fast! Take Care of These 3 Items Before the Big Move
By Peta-Gay
July 26, 2016

With the excitement involved in moving into a new home and all of the things that need to be done, it can be easy to forget a few important things before you load up the moving van. If the day of departure is drawing closer and you're mulling over the final details, here are some items you may want to check off the list first.

Install A New Lock

One of the most important aspects ...

Feeling Squeezed by Higher Rents? It Might Be Time to Consider Buying Your First Home
By Peta-Gay
July 21, 2016

With the cost of rent going up across the board and becoming even less affordable in metropolitan centers, it's never been a better time to seriously consider home ownership. While the price of a home and all the associated costs can certainly seem like a tight squeeze after years of renting, here are some reasons you may want to consider giving up your rental and springing for a home instead.

It's An Automatic Savings

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Selling Your Home This Month? 4 Ways to Quickly Boost Your Curb Appeal
By Peta-Gay
July 20, 2016

Most people that have embarked on selling their home know a lot about how to showcase the inside of it, but one of the most important parts of showing a home can be forgotten as a result. Since the outside of your home is the first thing a potential homebuyer will see, here are a few simple ways you can quickly boost its appeal.

Re-Consider The Front Door

If your door is both welcoming and majestic, ...