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Easy Playroom Hacks
Posted on 10/13/2019
Easy Playroom Hacks
If your children's playroom is also the guest room or family room or office, you need lots of organization to keep all its uses available at a moment's notice. But busting your budget for fancy boxes and bins is entirely out of the question. A quick trip to the dollar store offers up a trove of options to...
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3752 Spring Creek Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95405 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/06/2019
3752 Spring Creek Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95405 is now new to the market!
Great house in a wonderful neighborhood! This home exudes the Cape Cod style with dormers on top of a new roof and an inviting front porch to enjoy your evenings. Newer large kitchen with attached living and family rooms. Hardwood floors throughout the home. Owners have updated the electrical system, water heater, driveway and automatic garage door system. Newer front yard landscape is drought tolerant with an adjustable sprinkler system. Steps from Spring Creek Elementary and Herbert Slater Junior High school and 1.8 miles to Montgomery High School. Minutes to Whole Foods, Spring Lake and Montgomery Village. This quaint home is...
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How to Reduce Allergens in Your Home
Posted on 10/06/2019
How to Reduce Allergens in Your Home
During the winter season, many people are forced to stay indoors, exposing them to different kinds of allergens like pet dander, dust, and mold. These indoors allergens have a lot of adverse health effect like stuffy nose, sneezing, teary, itchy or red eyes, shortness of breath, tightness in the chest, wheezing, coughing, and Itching. One of the ways...
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1003 Crest Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/04/2019
1003 Crest Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 is now new to the market!
View Views Views! This professionally transformed single level home sits on the 'top of the crest'! All dialed in for your enjoyment! Sit on the porch and watch the sun go down or come up! Refinished original hardwood floors, new windows throughout, newer Kitchen counters, cabinets and sink. Attached one car garage with a new automatic door. Enjoy an extra large backyard with a large storage shed. Newly installed forced air heat and ducting with a electric fireplace makes this cozy 2 bedroom home a delight in the winter. Close to shopping and Franklin park. Make this house your home...
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Finding Your Neighborhood Decompression Place
Posted on 09/29/2019
Finding Your Neighborhood Decompression Place
Everyone needs a few minutes to decompress between the office and home. You don’t want to bring any stress from your day into your family time so finding ways to relax before you get home is helpful. Sometimes taking a few minutes to cool down during the commute mentally is enough to help you relax before getting home,...
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2325 George Lane, Santa Rosa, CA 95403 is now new to the market!
Posted on 09/23/2019
2325 George Lane, Santa Rosa, CA 95403 is now new to the market!
Pride of Ownership abounds! This beautiful detached home is move in ready. Sweet easy to maintain yard in front and private covered pavered patio in back with beautiful morning glories along the fence, Shutters throughout, newer flooring, granite counters on original well maintained cabinets, gas fireplace, large master with en-suite master bath and a walk-in closet, laundry room upstairs, 2 car garage with built in shelving. This WoodBridge subdivision backs to wetlands and has walk able access to the Jack London Elementary school. Make this house your home...
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Home-Selling Tips
Posted on 09/22/2019
Home-Selling Tips
The first time you sell a home, you're in entirely new territory. You may think you know what's what because, after all, you once bought a house, what's different now? Everything, actually! Know the basics The simple stuff from the buyer's point of view is not the same for the seller. Here are some notable missteps to avoid....
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5 Features That Drive Up Insurance Cost
Posted on 09/15/2019
5 Features That Drive Up Insurance Cost
New homeowners often wonder why the insurance costs of their homes are on the high side. Even long-time homeowners might notice an increase in their home's insurance cost. The pressing question remains; "Why is my homeowner’s insurance so high and how can I reduce it?" Every homeowner has a budget with which they run their homes. It will...
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Another Property Sold - 2133 East Foothill Drive Northeast, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Posted on 09/15/2019
Another Property Sold - 2133 East Foothill Drive Northeast, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Looking over the backside of the Grace Tract neighborhood,named after The Grace Family, sits East Foothill. This 1950's home has two wings, one bedroom one bath on the left and two bedrooms one bath on the right with the living, dining and Kitchen in between. Step back in time while you perch over the neighborhood. Near Safeway shopping on 4th and near Town and County to the right. Make this house your dream home...
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Make Your Housekeeping Manageable
Posted on 09/08/2019
Make Your Housekeeping Manageable
You recently moved to a new house so, good for you! You upgraded to a larger living space. The kids each have a room, and the house has a living room and a den along with a kitchen nook and a formal dining room, office and plenty of bathrooms. You're all set to start your new life of...
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Automation Ascends to the Throne
Posted on 09/01/2019
Automation Ascends to the Throne
Home improvement has reached new technological heights with the introduction of the Numi 2.0 intelligent toilet from Kohler. The Consumer Electronics Show recently held in Las Vegas, Nevada, saw the debut of the trapezoidal-shaped unit under the control of Amazon Alexa. When offered such a staggering variety of personalization choices, some folks might never leave the bathroom. Mood...
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How to Entertain Outdoors
Posted on 08/25/2019
How to Entertain Outdoors
Whether you're hosting outdoor gatherings in your own backyard or at another outdoor venue, there are a few elements you will need to consider carefully. The size of your space and the number of expected guests is only the beginning. You'll want to plan out the flow of traffic and access to certain areas. Seating is also an...
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