Category Archives: DIY

Spring Clean Up

5 Spring Home Maintenance Tips

It’s spring! The birds chirping, flowers are blooming, the sun is out – and so are prospective home buyers. They’re on the go and ready to look into a place to call home. But, is your home ready?

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The House That Social Media Built

The House That Social Media Built

Social Media Allows General Public to Flip a Shoreline Home

A realtor’s clever idea to better market a home for sale in Old Saybrook is allowing social media users to voice their opinions on what the house should look like – from paint colors to floor plans to tile choices.

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March 1, 2016

Labor Day

4 Things to Do on Labor Day Weekend

How are you celebrating your Labor Day? We’ve put together a few events coming up this weekend. Staying in? We’ve got some holiday weekend ideas for you, too!

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September 3, 2015

5 Ways to Spend Summer in New England & New York

Believe it or not, summer is almost over! It may feel like it just started, but with only August left, you’ll want to make sure you’re making to most of the warm days. Here are a few suggestions:

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July 31, 2015

3 Tips for a Quick Party Cleanup

Moving into a new home is an exciting milestone for anyone. It also entitles you to host your first housewarming party. Entertaining your guests can be a blast, but with the celebration comes the aftermath: the dreaded cleanup!

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July 27, 2015

Host with the Most: 5 Steps to BBQ Greatness

It’s that time of year where summer BBQs are a weekend mainstay. With the Fourth of July right around the corner, you may even be hosting your own! These tips will help make sure your guests are happy for the whole day.

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June 22, 2015

How to Tackle Pesky Summer Bugs

At last. It’s warm. The sun is shining and our winter of snow and ice is a distant memory. But now, you have a different problem to contend with. They’re small, and pesky and make you want to move out immediately. That’s right. Bugs. Continue reading

June 1, 2015

Taking Great Photos for Social Media

When you think about your social media pages, whether you love Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or something else, photos are everywhere. While your smartphone takes great images, there are some tips and tricks that will make your pictures the envy of everyone in your Newsfeed.

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February 27, 2015

How to Start Preparing Today for the Spring Market

Even though it’s below freezing, and we’ll likely have another storm or two (or seven, we are in the Northeast, after all) before spring has officially sprung, it’s never too early to start thinking about the spring market.

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February 25, 2015

There’s No Place like Home for the Holidays

Decorating for the holidays can be a daunting task. And, if you haven’t started yet, it’s definitely time to get going. Luckily, a beautifully decorated home doesn’t have to break the bank or take days to do. Keep reading for some holiday life hacks and beautiful DIYs to get you started.

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December 15, 2014