10 Tips for Taking Care of Wood Furniture

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Quality wood furniture can last a lifetime and is often a treasured heirloom, passed down through multiple generations. Still, even the highest quality wood is susceptible to scratches and abrasions if not properly cared for. When purchasing furniture, it’s always a good idea to ask for specific cleaning and care instructions. For furnishings already in Read More

Planning an Outdoor Makeover? 15 Popular Upgrades

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Signs of spring (and summer!) are cropping up everywhere, and for homeowners, that means readying outdoor spaces for the season. Some, according to a Houzz.com report, are planning to renovate, as well. “Nearly half of outdoor renovators spend six or more hours a week in their yards, motivating them to invest in major features that Read More

6 Kitchen Splurges Worth the Price

By Barbara Pronin A kitchen remodel can be expensive, and homeowners are justifiably careful about staying within budget. However, there are certain areas in every kitchen where a splurge may be worth the price in terms of efficiency, looks, and durability. HGTV suggests six areas where a few lavish touches are worth the extra expense: Read More

75 Green Street, Wakefield

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75 Green Street, Wakefield List Price: $375,000 If you are looking to get your foot into Wakefield then this could be your chance! This tastefully renovated well mantained ranch is move-in ready and just steps to the Greenwood Commuter Rail stop. The updated kitchen boasts GRANITE counters, SS applnes, over-sized ceramic tile flr, recessed lights, and Read More

7 No-Cost Ways to Spruce Up Your Home This Spring

By Barbara Pronin Ready or not, spring is here, and with it comes the urge to open up your home to fresh breezes and sunshine. The trouble with that, as some homeowners lament, is that the furnishings may look a little tired. Before you replace a few big-ticket items, take a few tips from the Read More

Have You Sprung for Flood Insurance?

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Homes in high-risk flood areas are not the only ones that need flood insurance. Approximately one in four of all flood disasters occur in areas with low to moderate risk of flooding. Floods can happen anywhere, anytime—not just near the coast, lakes and rivers. Torrential rain, snow melt and mudslides can all cause flood losses, Read More