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Posted on 01/29/2023
How to use coastal outdoor decor at home
If you want to bring the beach home, regardless of where...
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Posted on 01/22/2023
Ad valorem tax, millage rates & more: Key terms to know
Ad valorem is a Latin term meaning "according to value."...
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Posted on 01/20/2023
39 French Street 39, Watertown, MA 02472 now has a new price of $1,349,000!
SELLER IS OFFERING 2-1 INTEREST RATE BUY DOWN (See documents section)!The last of 2 New Luxury Town-Homes by Local Master Builder! Bright & airy 3,112 sq. ft. 9 rm 4 bdrm 3 Full 2 Half bath unit features exquisite millwork & detailing, gas fireplace, hardwd floors, high ceilings, lots of recessed lighting, open concept 1st floor livingrm -diningrm- kitchen w/slider to deck, 1/2bath. 2nd floor master suite with walk in closet, master bath with oversized tiled glass shower, 2 additional bedrooms with double closets, hall full bath with double vanity & full size hall laundry closet. 3rd floor bedroom & home office, full bath...
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Posted on 01/15/2023
DIY Recording studio build: Nuances to remember
What exactly goes into a recording studio build? If you're...
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Posted on 01/08/2023
Home improvement return on investment: The best projects to choose
Even if you're not planning to sell your home in the...
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Posted on 01/01/2023
What to consider when choosing plants for your bathroom
If you're interested in finding the best plants for your bathroom, there are several things to consider. Everything from the size, orientation and features of the room can help you determine which plants will thrive in your indoor environment. Here are some of the key things to consider when choosing plants for your bathroom: Light While many houseplants...
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Posted on 12/25/2022
VA loans: Special benefits for veterans with disabilities
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many financial benefits for veterans wanting to purchase a home. There are even more specific benefits for veterans with qualifying disabilities. These options are important to know if you are interested in financing help to buy your dream home. Here is the most important information to know: Special housing grants A...
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Posted on 12/18/2022
Marble in High-Moisture Areas: What You Should Know
Marble is a popular material for many home furnishings and decorative accents. You usually find marble included in kitchen and bathroom designs where it can add luxury and beauty to the space. If you’re thinking about using marble in your bathroom renovation, there are some important things to consider. Here’s everything you need to know about using marble...
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Posted on 12/11/2022
Laundry Room Organization Basics
Laundry is a never-ending cycle, but there are ways to make it less of a hassle. A great way to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your laundry day is to organize your laundry room. But where do you start? Here are some tips for ways to add order to the chaos of your laundry room. Drying Bars...
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Posted on 12/04/2022
What you need to know about non load bearing walls
If you’re planning a major remodel of your home, you’ll need to know about safely removing non load bearing walls. Most interior walls you are likely to remove during a remodeling project are non load bearing, but it’s important to know how to identify them before you begin demolition. As always with significant renovation projects, consult a professional...
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Posted on 12/03/2022
Another Property Sold - 1177 Commonwealth Avenue 9, Boston, MA 02134
PRICE IMPROVEMENT! This Sun splashed Top floor unit was just painted & updated and located in Packard Corner, one of Allston Village’s most sought after locations! An ideal opportunity for the owner occupant, investor, or the perfect “Kiddie Condo” given its location near BU, BC, Harvard & other institutions. Featuring 4 Rms, 2 Lrg Bdrms, 1 full bath, soaring 9.5 ft ceilings & maple hardwd floors. The kitchen has oak cabinets, Gas cooking & space for a table by the window. The ample lvrm features a ceiling fan and lots of space to customize for your needs. A gracious entry foyer features a large walk-in closet. Prof....
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Posted on 11/27/2022
Secrets to designing a small living space
Designing a small living space can feel like a challenge....
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