Hardwood floors are highly desirable for most homeowners, but they come with their share of challenges when it comes to cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. After a few months or years of heavy use from kids playing with toys and chairs being shuffled around, it may be time for some DIY fixes.
Hiding ScratchesIf you’ve got a good eye for matching colors, you can actually use crayons or markers or purchase wax sticks from the hardware store to fill in scratches. Try to match the stain color on your floors, but ... read more
There's no questioning why this stunning 3,200 square foot home in Bethlehem, Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania is our Home of the Week. 2425 Country Top Trail offers spacious yet comfortable living spaces, a custom kitchen and a Master Suite with vaulted ceilings...plus so much more! See more pictures and details here. ... read more
Real estate is shifting to a more normal market; the days of national home appreciation topping 6% annually seem to be over. As it becomes easier for buyers to obtain mortgages, many are suggesting that this is proof that banks are repeating the same mistakes they made a decade ago. However, it seems we are not heading to another housing “bubble & bust.”
Each month, the Mortgage Bankers’ Association (MBA) releases a measurement which indicates the availability of mortgage credit known as the M... read more
We’re only a week into 2019 so it’s not too late to set up some new year resolutions for yourself and your home! Have you ever thought about home resolutions? If not, it’s something you should consider. These resolution ideas will help you get your home decluttered and make it a relaxing space for you and your family.
Get Rid of Unwanted or Unused Items
We all go into the new year with a long list of new items we receive from loved ones during the holidays. This makes it the perfect time to star... read more
Staying in your comfort zone is so 2018. 2019 is bringing a whole new level of thinking outside the box when it comes to decorating your home. Just when you thought your beautiful succulents plants made the perfect statement in your home, the new year comes and designers are telling you their fifteen minutes of fame are over! What a cruel world.
Before you go and make any drastic changes to your decor, take a look at some of the top 2019 home decorating trends according to top interior designers and decorators:
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