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Posted on 11/27/2022
Gallery wall design ideas & secrets
While designers are always coming up with new ideas for gallery walls, some tricks and guidelines remain constant. To create a great gallery wall of your own, you can consult common layouts and formulas to help keep your design cohesive and exciting. Here are some secrets to designing the perfect gallery wall: Plan your layout Save yourself time...
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Posted on 11/25/2022
Another Property Sold - 9066 SW 73rd Ct #504, Miami, FL 33156
Stunning large 1 bedroom 1 bath at the exclusive Metropolis in Downtown Dadeland. This corner unit features European style kitchen, 2 balconies, 13-foot ceilings, and incredible natural light from the floor to ceiling impact windows. Spacious living and dining area with space for an office, den or secondary bedroom. 2 parking spaces. Full service bldg with 24-hour valet, concierge, gym, 2 swimming pools, and residence lounge. Short walk to Publix, Dadeland, great restaurants and much more. Palmetto and US1 next door - minutes to Coral Gables, Downtown, Coconut Grove. HOA pays for water, cable & internet. 1 assigned parking & 1 valet...
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Posted on 11/20/2022
Plants for your bathroom: 3 Options to consider
Whether you have a couple of houseplants or an expansive home jungle, it's important to know the best choices of plants for your bathroom. Bathrooms typically have high humidity compared to other rooms in the home, which makes them excellent environments for tropical plants. Here are some of the best choices to consider: Philodendrons Philodendrons are tropical plants...
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Posted on 11/13/2022
3 Pieces of Farmhouse Decor You Can DIY
Farmhouse decor celebrates the rustic and comfortable aspects of country life. One of the many advantages of embracing this design style in your home is the opportunity to upcycle old items and give them new purpose. Here are some great ideas for DIY projects to make your own farmhouse decor. Upcycled Pallet Headboard Wooden pallets are essential to...
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Posted on 11/06/2022
Your Guide to Sheltering from Extreme Weather
Sometimes when severe weather happens, the safest thing to do is remain indoors. However, for certain weather events with strong winds like tornadoes and hurricanes, there are some parts of your home that are safer than others. Here is a basic guide for how to shelter in your home to stay safe from extreme weather: Where to Shelter...
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Posted on 11/04/2022
Another Property Sold - 16500 SW 90th Ave, Palmetto Bay, FL 33157
Welcome to this beautiful and remodeled property, oversized lot with room and great potential to expand. Park your boat, build your dream pool and much more in the beautiful Palmetto Bay. Kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Enjoy lots of natural light through the entire house and the safety of the Impact windows and doors. Great schools, restaurants, The Falls and conveniently located with access to US 1 and 826/palmetto expressway. **Impact fee $50K+ was also paid in anticipation of building a bigger home**GREAT VIDEO IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST**EASY AND FAST RESPONSE FOR...
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Posted on 10/30/2022
What You Need to Know About Growing Night Blooming Jasmine Indoors
The night blooming jasmine vine is a popular addition to summer gardens, but also grows successfully indoors. With the right care and conditions, you can enjoy the climbing vines and flowers this plant has to offer in your own home. Here are some key tips for growing night-blooming jasmine indoors: Light Night blooming jasmine prefers indirect bright light...
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Posted on 10/23/2022
How Much Funding Do You Need to Flip a House?
For many, flipping homes is lucrative. However, there are many costs associated with flipping a property, and it’s important to budget carefully for every detail. Here are the major costs to consider when determining how much funding you’ll need for a flip: Down Payments Just like buying a move-in ready house, buying a house you intend to flip...
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Posted on 10/16/2022
Exterior home maintenance: Screen & gutter cleaning
Both screen and gutter cleaning are important home...
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Posted on 10/16/2022
Home Additions: Innovative Ideas to Consider
If you want to add on to your home, you have many options available to you. Not every home addition has to be another bedroom over the garage or additional living space that changes the footprint of your home. There are many innovative and unique home addition ideas that can increase the functionality of your home. Here are...
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Posted on 10/09/2022
Conserve water with these gardening ideas
If you’re trying to find eco-friendly gardening ideas, the best place to start is with water conservation. Recycling and reducing your water use in the garden is simpler than you might think, too. Here are some ideas for DIY garden projects to help you save water: Go with ground covers Grass lawns are a major source of water...
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Posted on 10/02/2022
How to start your home office in 5 simple steps
Remote work has changed the way someone might set up their home office. Where we had a desktop pc, we now have tablets. Desks and tables once had to be tucked away in a room to avoid noise, now we use noise-canceling headphones. Instead of filing cabinets overflowing, we now concern ourselves with video quality. But even though...
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