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Posted on 08/10/2022
5 Steps to a Finished Basement
More homeowners than ever are looking to finish their basements, particularly as they require additional living space, to make the most out of their home. A finished basement can be used as an entertainment area, a fitness room, a play room or an office. The options are endless; now all you need to do is get started. Follow...
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Posted on 08/05/2022
613 Grove Street A, Newton, MA 02462 is now new to the market!
Great location for this Detached Townhouse featuring Gleaming Harwood Flooring, New Paint, and Appliances. 2 Bedrooms and 1 Full Bath ! Recently updated with New Windows, Heat, and Electric and Central A/C ! Easy access to Mass Pike, 128/95, Parks, the Charles River, Shopping, and the Green Line. An ideal commuter location. This home has a nice layout. 2 assigned parking...
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Posted on 08/03/2022
DIY: Simple Updates That Boost Your Kitchen's Appeal
An outdated kitchen can really drag down the look and feel of your home. Unfortunately, a complete kitchen remodel can easily cost tens of thousands of dollars. If a totally new kitchen isn't quite in your budget, the good news is that you can still update and refresh your space with a few simple (and inexpensive) DIY projects....
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Posted on 07/30/2022
12 Freeman Street 1, Newton, MA 02466 is now new to the market!
Short term Rental available immediately ! Featuring Living Room with hardwood flooring and a fireplace ! Formal Dining Room ! Large Bedrooms with Hardwood Flooring ! Great location, walk to stores, restaurants, post office, coffee shops, Train, Bus, Charles River, and The Cove Park. Private yard, and a 1 Car Garage...
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Posted on 07/30/2022
36 Captain Baker, Barnstable, MA 02648 is now new to the market!
Great Location for this recently renovated Stunning Home with High End Upgrades...
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Posted on 07/27/2022
How 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 07/20/2022
Accent wall ideas: DIY projects with paint
If you’re interested in DIY projects with paint for your home, try painting your accent wall. Accent walls are the perfect feature to transform an entire room with color, pattern or texture. Here are some inspiring ideas for creating your own accent wall DIY: Imitate wallpaper with a herringbone pattern Instead of using actual wallpaper on an accent...
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Posted on 07/13/2022
Decorating with greenery while keeping your pets safe
Decorating with greenery comes with many benefits, but living plants can be harmful to pets. If you're considering adding plants to your space, and you have a furry buddy or more at home, it's important to make pet-safe choices. Here are some ideas for how to decorate with greenery while keeping your furry friends safe: Opt for non-toxic...
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Posted on 06/29/2022
4 Tools every interior designer uses
Have you ever wondered what tools are used in professional interior design? While each designer has their preferences and specialties, some tools have stood the test of time. Here is a simple guide to some of the most common interior design tools: Drawing & CAD tools Interior designers regularly use both manual drawing tools and computer-aided-design (CAD) software....
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Posted on 06/26/2022
Lot 26 Lantern Lane, Wellesley, MA 02481 is now new to the market!
Spectacular New Construction Single Family Home in Wellesley ! This home boasts extra large Windows to let the sun shine in ! The foyer is large, complete with a Coat Closet and a Bench with Cubbies. The Kitchen features high end appliances and a Quartz Counter Top, which opens up to the Dining Area and a Fireplaced Family Room. The first floor is covered with Oak Hardwood Flooring, has Crown Moldings, and a 9" Ceiling height. The Master Bedroom Suite has a Walk-In Closet, and a Spa like bath with a Double Vanity. The large Laundry Room completes the 2nd Floor. The basement level is finished with a Bedroom or office, Family Room with a...
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Posted on 06/22/2022
Ideas for DIY Built-In Desks
Built-in desks provide an ideal place to work from home, do schoolwork or work on hobbies or crafts. These kinds of desks can be attached right to the walls in your home. Built-in desks have several advantages over standalone desks, such as blending in with the surrounding décor better and taking up less space overall. A built-in desk...
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Posted on 06/15/2022
Rental-Approved DIY Decorating
Many renters feel stifled by their inability to make interior design decisions about the property. Painting the walls, installing shelves or changing out light fixtures are all things most property managers don’t allow. However, there are still lots of things you can do to decorate your walls when renting without risking noticeable damage. Here are three DIY decoration...
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