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Get Your House in Shape for Iconic Summer Experiences

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 10, 2016

Ah, summer. You can feel it coming. Right now the weather may be teasing us with bright, mild days interspersed with chilly breezes and spring showers (which, oddly enough, always seem...


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Find a Great Contractor and Let the World Know!

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 09, 2016

“I found a reliable contractor who got the job done right … on time and on budget. We couldn’t be more pleased.” That’s the dream ending to a home remodel...


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7 Ways to Help Your Aging Parents Stay Safe at Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 08, 2016

Happy Mother’s Day! Happy Fathers’ Day! This is the season to celebrate our parents and all they’ve done for us over the years. Now it’s time to start giving...


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How Much Should You Pay For a House?

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 04, 2016

$75,000? $150,000? $460,000? $999,000? You’ve found a house that you love. Now it’s just a question of negotiating a price you can live with. How much should that be? Well,...


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How an Electric Outlet Will Enhance Your Outdoor Space

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 03, 2016

Who loves outdoor living as much as I do? Well … after a long, cold winter, the answer to that is probably just about everybody! Whether your home boasts a patio, a deck, a substantial...