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Five Easy Steps to Declutter Any Bedroom - 07/14/08 01:29 PM
Five Easy Ways to Declutter Your Bedroom: 1) Under the bed storage- a king size bed takes up 42 sq. ft. of valuable space. You can buy tubs specially made to fit under a bed. These tubs can hold out-of-season clothing or shoes. If you don't want a typical tub you can buy sliding drawers for under your bed *look at Ikea* 2) Use Your Closet- If you hang clothes that don't go all the way to the floor you can add an additional rod to double your storage space. Add the 2nd rod about 40 inches from the floor. Place (0 comments)
Tips for Decorating During the Summer Months - 07/11/08 12:56 PM
Bring the outside indoors this summer! In the spring and summer months, it's always refreshing to see greenery or potted plants or a lush hanging planter inside. It brings appeal and impact especially if you're trying to sell your home this summer. Mature plants are nice as well because they add fullness and you don't have to wait for growth. Even a simple vase and bouquet can brighten up any room of the house, and it shows a sense of pride in ownership! (0 comments)
Building Green - 07/11/08 12:54 PM
It's birthday time, the National Association of Home Builders' Model Green Home Building Guidelines are celebrating their second birthday. The new company works with twelve states to help local home-building companies to enter a voluntary green building program (with more than a dozen on the way). The Guildlines provides an easy to follow checklist to help builders go green in every possible way. Is it expensive to build green? Most experienced builders don't think it is. The Guildlines gives builders points for being more efficient and using less materials. You save money and the builders gain points. Its a win-win situation. (0 comments)
Dress to Impress (Your Home That Is) - 07/11/08 12:53 PM
No matter how are you try you cannot get another first impression. With these ten easy tips you can make the most of your first impression. You already take steps to get perspective buyers in the door with curb appeal but if your house is disorganized, dirty, or poorly laid out then they won't stay. Tour model homes in new neighborhoods to see how other people stage homes in a tasteful way. This will help to not overwhelm perspective buyers. Make your home mysterious. You want future buyers to see the home as theirs, not someone elses. Try to take down (0 comments)
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