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Posted on 05/15/2022
Add a DIY Shelf to Your Radiator
Radiator covers can be expensive and difficult to make. One of the major reasons decorating or hiding a radiator presents a problem for homeowners is not all radiators are the same dimensions. Luckily, creating a simple floating shelf is a great way to make your radiator attractive and functional no matter the size. Here's all the info you'll...
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Posted on 05/08/2022
Creating Your Own Home Decor Out of Wood
Woodworking is the perfect way to combine DIY and home decor. You can make countless beautiful and functional pieces to enhance your personal style and improve your quality of life. Using reclaimed wood is especially beneficial because you can recycle materials that would otherwise go to waste. Here are some simple DIY ideas to add homemade reclaimed wood...
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Posted on 05/01/2022
5 Things to Do If You Find Water Damage at Home
Finding water damage in your home is never a pleasant experience. However, finding it is the first step to solving the problem. Mold forms quickly, so it's important to act as soon as possible. Here's what to do if you find water damage in your home: Unplug If you discover water damage, turn off and unplug any nearby...
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Posted on 04/24/2022
Home Staging on a Budget
Home staging doesn't have to cost a fortune. There are plenty of simple DIY changes you can make to prepare your home for potential buyers while sticking to your budget. Here are some ideas to help you get started: Organize Closets Prepare your closets to show off to potential buyers. Closets are a huge selling point and the...
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Posted on 04/20/2022
12121 Emelita Street, Valley Village, CA now has a new price of $1,450,000!
ATTENTION DEVELOPERS, INVESTORS, FIXER/FLIPPERS, CONTRACTORS! LARGE LOT TO DEVELOP, RE-DO,EXPAND, OR BUILD A LARGE HOME PLUS AN ADU! INFINITE POSSIBILITIES. 8,171 SF LOT, (52.01 X 157). Close to large shopping Mall, Freeway access. Convenient location! Please check with city and do your due diligence for the...
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Posted on 04/17/2022
Outbuilding Ideas: How to Create a Personal Oasis
American culture continues to evolve in ways that position couples and families at home. Remote learning and home-schooling place children squarely in the living space longer than those who commute to traditional institutions. Growing work-from-home opportunities allow professionals to reduce drive times and, sometimes, take a little tax deduction for home offices. What all of these scenarios have...
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Posted on 04/10/2022
Home insurance inspections vs. standard home inspections: What's the difference?
What’s the difference between a home insurance inspection and a standard home inspection? While homeowners might be familiar with the idea of home inspections in general, it’s crucial to know how an insurance inspection can differ. Here is a basic guide comparing home insurance inspections and standard inspections: Who requires it? Home insurance inspections are required and carried...
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Posted on 04/03/2022
Moving? Here's Who You Should Notify
The part of moving most commonly forgotten is giving notice to the right places and people. If you feel you’re leaving something off of the list, it’s a good idea to go over who might need to know your new address or prepare for your moving schedule. To help you prepare, here is a list of who you...
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Posted on 03/27/2022
DIY Room Divider Ideas for Renters
Living in a rental property can limit your interior design options. Depending on the terms of your lease, it might prohibit you from renovation of any kind—even putting holes in the wall. For many, this can prove frustrating when wanting to divide up a space. Luckily, we’ve put together some simple and temporary room divider ideas that are...
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Posted on 03/20/2022
3 Ways to Hurricane-Proof Your Windows
Hurricanes bring with them many potential hazards. Between flooding, strong winds and damage from debris, there are lots of things to prepare for. One major way you can prottect yourself and your home during a hurricane is by taking steps to prepare your windows. Here are 3 common ways to hurricane-proof the windows in your home: Hurricane Film...
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Posted on 03/15/2022
11313 E Avenue R8, Littlerock, CA is now new to the market!
3 Bedroom home on a large lot. Many possibilities for possible development or expansion Zoned LACA11.Shown strictly by...
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Posted on 03/13/2022
How to Improve Your Home's Value With These Plumbing Projects
It's easy to forget about your plumbing as you are planning your home improvement and maintenance schedule. With pipes tucked away behind your walls and generally functioning as they should be, they are often overlooked. However, it's important to consider home improvement projects that will protect and enhance your plumbing, as this will ensure that everything is always...
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