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3 Pricing Strategies in a Seller’s Market

  Pricing Strategies   Real estate markets across the country are experiencing a strong seller’s market right now. For potential sellers, this may be a golden opportunity to get top value for their property. While it may be tempting to aim for the sky when setting the...

Concrete Landscape

Concrete Landscaping Ideas   Concrete was once a not so attractive alternative to a more expensive landscaping hardscape. Modern techniques have brought this versatile material back in vogue. While still an affordable alternative, concrete can add excitement to your...

Design Trends You’ll See Everywhere This Year

Interior Design has a Fresh New Look   After years of subtle trend changes, this year's style gets a complete makeover. Spaces are being lightened, softened, and eclectic merging of styles encouraged. If you’re ready for a change, the good news is almost anything...

Stay Focused on Your Housing Goals

  Buyers and Sellers – Stay Focused on Your Goal   Buying or selling a home can be stressful, even in normal times. Right now, when the housing market is moving at a frenetic pace, both buyers and sellers are making quick decisions and are feeling extreme pressure. As...

How to Add Interest to Your Garden

  Tasteful Yard Decor   We’ve all seen the wrong way to add “art” to a yard; pink flamingos, cement deer, and colorful gnomes are all examples of what NOT to do. Yet adding interesting sculptures, fountains, pots, or art is a great way to add detail and enhance your...

Barn Doors – Is the Trend Over?

  Are Barn Doors Still In?   For the past several years, it seems every design magazine or home décor center featured barn doors. These doors offered a warm, rustic charm to the space and offered a focal point for the home. As time went by, however, many designers and...

Interior Design Tips for Your Bedroom

  Bedroom Interior Design Tips   Everyone can agree that 2020 was a very difficult year; the pandemic forced us all to spend more time in our homes than ever before. This renewed focus on our living space resulted in a new appreciation of the way our surroundings...

Buying Homes Near the Water

  Buying in a Flood Zone?   It can be disturbing to realize that the beautiful home you’ve fallen in love with is in a flood zone. While it’s not necessarily a deal-breaker, there are some serious considerations to understand before moving...

Houseplants: How Many is too Many?

10 Signs You Have Too Many Houseplants   A somewhat unexpected trend this past year has been an increased interest in owning houseplants. Decades ago, our parents’ homes were filled with pots of ferns, flowers, and even trees. This décor element is back! No longer are...

Fresh Eclectic Design Trends

Fresh & Eclectic Design Trends for 2021 Recent interior design trends have focused on one primary era or design scheme. Mid-century modern furniture and accents have dominated the magazine covers and home shows as decorators have worked with their clients to bring...