Tastefully Renovated Penthouse!

This unit located in this remarkably restored Queen Anne Victorian, just steps to Arlington Center. This 5RM, 2BR unit boast a corian countertop kitchen, w/newer appliances including a SS fridge, and a combo W&D. The large living room is perfect for entertaining guests. There is a formal dining room for dinner parties. The turret room has a beautiful skylight... (more)

8 Ways to Bring Big Style to Small Spaces

As college students prepare to move into dorm rooms and apartments, they trim their packing lists and often sacrifice style due to space restraints. Although it may seem difficult to bring big style into tight quarters, there are several small things you can do to bring your personality to life on move-in day. “Dorm rooms can sometimes feel drab and uninspiring,... (more)

5 Ways to Prevent Mold at Home

Mold in your home is a serious matter that can cause not only substantial property damage, but also significant harm to your health. Mold can vary, but often, it has a white to greenish or black spotty appearance. You may also notice a damp, musty odor in areas where mold is growing. If you cannot see or smell any signs of mold, you can do some additional investigating... (more)

5 Patterns That Will Make Your Home Pop

No matter where you turn, pattern inspiration is all around you, from modern architecture and traditional flooring to animal furs, floral arrangements and fashion runways. As homeowners and designers look to personalize spaces and create impactful interiors, patterns are being replicated with paint on walls, floors, furniture and more. Here are five up-and-coming... (more)

Got Balconies? Check Out These Handy Decorating Ideas!

Large or small, a balcony is first and foremost, a place to enjoy fresh air and elevated views. Decorating these outdoor spaces can be challenging, especially if your balcony is small. A recent item at reviewed several small balcony decorating ideas that create cozy outdoor rooms while stretching and connecting your interior design with nature. According... (more)

5 Things to Avoid When Selling Your Home in Today's Competitive Market

While it’s widely known that being present during a home showing can do more harm than good when it comes to getting your home sold quickly and for top dollar, many sellers are often unaware that there may be other ways they’re hurting their chances of unloading their home. Here are five things sellers should avoid if they want to attract prospective buyers,... (more)

Renting a Moving Truck? 8 Tips for DIY Movers

Moving to a new home? Instead of shelling out big bucks for a professional mover, do it yourself with a rental vehicle and these tips, courtesy of the experts at U-Haul. 1. Plan your move in advance. Since nearly 45 percent of all moves occur between Memorial Day and Labor Day, make your reservation for a rental vehicle at least two to four weeks prior to your... (more)

10 Quick Checks a Year Can Keep Your Home in Top Condition

No matter where you live, however, checking on – and maintaining – 10 areas of your home each year is one good way to ensure your home stays in peak condition. From the home maintenance consultants at Home Depot, here is where – and how – to begin: 1. Roof – In early fall, check around vents, skylights and chimneys for cracks or leaks and repair or replace tiles... (more)

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