Landscape for Your Climate

Visions of lush green lawns, English gardens bursting with color and a sparkling fountain filling the air with the tinkling of thousands of water drops may float through your head when dreaming of your ideal home. But, you’re responsible, so you’ve planned for your new home to be efficient: changing outdated toilets for modern low-flow […]

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July 28, 2015

How Smart is Your Kitchen?

Home buyers walk into a house with lots of questions. How much square footage does it have? How many bathrooms are there? Does the backyard have a fence? But soon they may be adding a new question to that list: How smart is the kitchen? With the spike in smartphone popularity, people have higher expectations […]

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July 26, 2015

Yard Sale Basics

You know you do not want to take all of your old stuff to your new place. Chances are, you are planning to host a sale. Garage sale, yard sale, estate sale, rummage sale … no matter what you call it, here are some things to remember to make your sale a success. Have a […]

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July 26, 2015

Is Your Buffalo Home Noisy?

Does sound travel throughout your Buffalo home? Are you getting to know your neighbors through your walls, floors and ceilings? Are your teenagers driving you crazy with their music? Many homes have the kitchen just off the Master Bedroom and sometimes sounds just carry into your bedroom. Have you just thought you have to live with it?

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July 26, 2015

Advanced Home Inspections

Advanced Home Inspections When the time nears to sell your Buffalo home, one extra bit of due diligence can pay off in the most meaningful way: helping you to get the best return on your investment. It’s not a requirement that every listing agent may suggest, but particularly if yours is an older home, it […]

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July 23, 2015

Create a Timeless Kitchen

Nothing says “dated” like a kitchen trend from a decade ago. Consider giving your kitchen a makeover using timeless elements that are always in style. That way, no matter when you sell, your home is always ready. Color The simplest and most marketable hue for a kitchen is a clean, bright white. Look in any […]

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July 21, 2015

Run Your House on a Battery

The biggest challenge to solar energy is the inability to both capture it and store it in any meaningful way. In fact, while efficiency in capturing solar power has increased from about 15 percent of most solar panel models to 35 percent efficiency in the higher ends, even when captured the energy grid is unable […]

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July 18, 2015

Do I Want to Buy with Cash?

Not everyone can buy with cash these days!   But increasing numbers of people are doing just that.   Is it something that you should consider?  According to Market Watch 43% of home buyers in 2014 so far have purchased with all cash.  While some analysts believe that the cash-buying frenzy will not last, there is always […]

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July 17, 2015