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Traditional Architecture October 31, 2019

How to Calculate a Home

Assessing the square footage of a home is not so difficult, but it involves some legwork, record keeping and mathematics. Understanding how big a residence is helps in estimating how much it will cost to heat or cool it, also…..

Budgeting Your Project October 29, 2019

How to Purchase Real Estate at an Auction

Purchasing property at an auction would be the riskiest, but potentially most rewarding way of investing in real estate. You can discover deals for 70 or 60% of their market value, but you might also spend more than you ever…..

Decorating Guides October 27, 2019

What Is Interior Decorating?

Although people often think interior decorating and interior design will be the same, they are not. Interior decorators pick the paint color for your wall, while interior designers may knock it down to alter the structure of the room. Interior…..

Budgeting Your Project October 25, 2019

How Do I Come Up With a Real Estate Asking Price?

There is an art to pricing a home for sale. When it is priced too high, it may frighten off potential buyers, languishing on the market for months. If the price is set too low, it may seem like a…..

Budgeting Your Project October 21, 2019

Techniques to Lower a Mortgage

Mortgage payments call for a long-term commitment for many home buyers, and making these monthly payments gobbles up a considerable percentage of monthly income. It may result in foreclosure when buyers find themselves not able to make payments. For many,…..

Budgeting Your Project October 17, 2019

Rent-to-Own Procedures

In real estate, a rent-to-own arrangement means a tenant and landlord have agreed that the tenant has the option to buy the home he is presently leasing by a setup. Together, they determine how much the sales price of the…..

Roofs October 14, 2019

Busted, 6 Green-Roof Myths

Green roofs, living roofs, vegetated roofs, ecoroofs — whatever you want to phone them, they’re sprouting up everywhere lately, including atop residential homes. With that growth in popularity stems overall assumptions and misconceptions. As an instance, that green roofs are…..

Eclectic Homes October 11, 2019

10 Household Tasks for Fall

With cooler weather and the holiday season in sight, early autumn is a great time for taking inventory of household areas in need of a little TLC. Here are 10 home features you’ll feel good about organizing or cleaning early…..

Small Spaces October 7, 2019

Know When to Fold 'Em

I recently transferred out of a 2,400-square-foot house to a 500-square-foot cabin. Unexpectedly every inch of space was precious. I began to question the function of these objects around me, and pondered if there was more space-efficient approach to execute…..

Patios October 4, 2019

Patio of the Week: Koi Glide Around a Tranquil Garden's Moat

Barry Harrison wanted to transform his little vacant yard to a lush private garden which would offer a healthy habitat because of his prized koi. He also wanted a space which may help earn money for The Greening of Detroit…..