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3 Effective Ways to Keep Your House In Great Shape
Posted on 09/15/2019
3 Effective Ways to Keep Your House In Great Shape
When homes go ignored, issues start to develop and once easy to solve problems will become huge, expensive hassles. Every house will develop some item that you'll need to attend to, and there are steps you can take today to minimize or even avoid these problems. Heed the following do-it-yourself tips, and you will keep your house looking...
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How to Take Care of Your Swimming Pool
Posted on 09/08/2019
How to Take Care of Your Swimming Pool
Are you trying to tend your swimming pool to the best of your ability? Look at the needs of your pool water and clean your pool filters regularly. Purchasing the right chemicals to maintain your pool may ease your maintenance approach and even improve the quality of your pool water too… but the application of the right chemicals...
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Get Ready to Host a Successful Game Night
Posted on 09/01/2019
Get Ready to Host a Successful Game Night
Hosting an evening of activities is a great way to spend time with and engage your friends, family, and community. A fun game-night can quickly become a new ritual for your neighborhood family and help you develop and maintain friendships. Whether it’s your first time hosting a game night or your 50th, here are some key steps to...
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First-Rate Second-Hand Shopping
Posted on 08/25/2019
First-Rate Second-Hand Shopping
Thrift stores, consignment shops, or otherwise know as second-hand shopping hold hidden treasures that you can comb through. Everything from limited editions to designer brands or that one item that reminds you of visiting your grandparents' house. When your kids are growing out of clothes every time you turn around thrift stores can be an excellent resource. If...
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Why You Should Install A Pool Screen Enclosure
Posted on 08/18/2019
Why You Should Install A Pool Screen Enclosure
Screen enclosures are becoming popular especially when you consider the benefits that come with installing one. Most homeowners who live in countries with humid weather are the ones who benefit the most from owning a pool. Having a pool is an added investment to your property which can increase the value of your home. A pool with an...
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Qualifying for a Mortgage While Self Employed
Posted on 08/11/2019
Qualifying for a Mortgage While Self Employed
While working from home and making your own schedule, either freelance or as a contract worker, allows for a particular type of freedom and control of schedules, a dress codes, income limitations, and your life, when it comes to qualifying for a mortgage, your 1099-MISC status comes with some drawbacks. The so-called “gig-economy” places workers squarely in the...
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Another Property Rented - 127 Lucas Road #127, Merritt Island, FL 32953
Posted on 08/09/2019
Another Property Rented - 127 Lucas Road #127, Merritt Island, FL 32953
Adorable 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath duplex located right off Courtenay Parkway. Tile in main living area and kitchen area. Plenty of cabinet space in the big eat in kitchen. Washer and Dryer hookup. Close to Merritt Island High School, shops, grocery stores and dining. Pest control and lawn service...
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5 Smart Cleaning Tips for Hydrogen Peroxide
Posted on 08/04/2019
5 Smart Cleaning Tips for Hydrogen Peroxide
There are several items included in a regular home-cleaning arsenal. The common ones you would find are cleaners, vinegar, and dishwashing soap. Hydrogen peroxide is gradually becoming more popular in the cleaning industry because of its invaluable uses. If you are well informed, then you would know it's hard to beat hydrogen peroxide in price and results. Here...
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What to Know When Renting a Moving Container
Posted on 07/28/2019
What to Know When Renting a Moving Container
If you are planning for a move, hiring a truck is one of the first things that comes to mind. However, trucks are not the only means to transport your belongings. Have you ever heard of a Moving Container? A Moving container is a portable and durable storage unit that you can use to carry your stuff to...
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Tips for Buying a Luxury Home
Posted on 07/21/2019
Tips for Buying a Luxury Home
Buying a luxury home isn't merely about buying an expensive house, it's about buying the most elegant home in the most exclusive and expensive neighborhoods. In addition to that, you are purchasing the architecture, landscaping, finishing, and fittings that come with the house. That’s why you have to do it the right way to avoid regrets in the...
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Another Property Rented - 725 Limerick Drive, Merritt Island, FL 32953
Posted on 07/20/2019
Another Property Rented - 725 Limerick Drive, Merritt Island, FL 32953
Beautiful 3/2 with 3 car garage in desired Sunset Lakes community. Home is move-in ready and rent includes full lawn service and pool care. Private fenced in back yard offers a peaceful place to sit back and relax after your visit playing tennis, basketball, or a romp in the play ground with the kids! At days end after doing work in the separate office relax in your jetted tub in master bath.Spacious modern kitchen with over-sized laundry room attached. Plenty of storage and just minutes to 528 and the...
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Finding Family Time Together
Posted on 07/14/2019
Finding Family Time Together
Something must give. You know you are running at top speed most days. Then you read an article or two about how when families do such and so together, it benefits each member. Benefits like improved mental health, better school and work performance, and greater communication. In theory, you agree wholeheartedly, but in the practical application you know...
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