Monthly Archive:: August 2013

Money-Saving Tips for ‘Living’ Privacy Screens

Installing a fence isn’t cheap, but the cost of a real-life one made of shrubs and bushes can fly off the charts. Traditional fencing for a 70-by-90-foot lot could run $3,000 to $5,000, depending on materials, reports HouseLogic. Privacy...
August 26, 2013

10 Ways to Improve Your Outdoor Space

Submitted by Amishgazebos.com Need ideas to liven up an outdoor space? View this infographic for 10 ways to freshen up an outdoor space....
August 26, 2013

Home Remodels Can Strain a Relationship, Survey Finds

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Remodeling a home can be stressful, and for some couples, it can lead to plenty of bickering back-and-forth. For some, it can even lead to heart-break. In fact, 12 percent of couples admit...
August 19, 2013

Use Color Pops in Your Listings to Enhance, Not Distract

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Is your listing suffering from the neutral blahs? It’s good to go neutral when selling a home so that you offer up potential buyers a blank canvas to imagine their own decorating, but...
August 12, 2013

The Place in a House You Never Thought to Stage

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine No detail is too small for a home buyer. And while you’re making sure the kitchen counters are decluttered and sparkling clean, you might want to take a closer look in the refrigerator...
August 5, 2013