Occasionally, the decision to put your house on the market is a spontaneous one. A new employment opportunity comes up which means you having to relocate, or maybe that home you’ve adored from afar has just come on the market and you need to sell your current one to be able to snap it up.
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Earlier this week, we talked all about gardening for the decidedly brown-thumbed. While we’re on the topic of the outdoors, why don’t we discuss ideas for making your backyard an outdoor oasis this summer? Some of my favorite memories happened in backyards: from pool parties to barbecues to late nights around the fire. The backyard [...]
Not everyone is blessed with a green thumb. Personally, it feels like plants wilt as soon as I touch them. Luckily, in our technologically-savvy world, there are a host of apps and gadgets to help the horticulturally-challenged, like me, grow a sprawling garden.
It’s that time of year again! Although there might still be snow on the ground in New England (and maybe more on the way), the first day of spring has come and gone and that means it’s time for spring cleaning. While the “cleaning” portion may not be an effortless, inspiring project, the after effect [...]
Collecting rain water for your home use can reduce your water bill, help your plants be healthier and is a feel good ecofriendly thing to do. Rain water is collected from your roof and stored in a container, commonly referred to as a rain barrel. Installing a system is relatively inexpensive, requires only a few [...]
If you find yourself continuously dreaming of warmer weather and sandy beaches, chances are you’re living out the last few weeks of a New England winter. While I can’t promise sunshine and clear skies, I can give you tips to make living out the cold indoors a bit more manageable.
Looking to throw the ultimate Super Bowl party this year? Whether you’re cheering for the 49ers, the Ravens or are just looking forward to the commercials, there are some essentials that every Super Bowl bash will need.
At William Raveis Real Estate Mortgage and Insurance, we are a sales company that markets homes and provides all of the services involved with the real estate transaction. Marketing a home needs an aggressive campaign. Twenty years ago, when companies had to rely on just print advertising, the goal was the same – to get [...]
Usher in a new season by getting rid of old items you don’t need. This post talks about how to create the ultimate fall tag sale.
William Raveis takes a look at 5 of the most comfortable and sleek couches available on the market.
Lower monthly heating and cooling bills by properly researching the energy consumption of the appliances you purchase for your home.