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Home renovation valuation app raises $6.5M, launches in Seattle

Inman was provided an early look at the Plunk app, which is member of NAR's Reach Accelerator Class of 2021. The funding will be used to further hone the app's first national iteration
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Why Hiring Professional Painters Are Worth Every Penny

If you’re thinking about making your house more lively and contemporary, giving it a fresh lick of paint can do just that and a lot more, but should you hire a professional painter to do the job?  Painting your house is one of the easiest and most direct ways of giving your home a wholesome, captivating look. While you may be tempted to DIY, the experience can be incredibly stressful if you do not have the appropriate equipment and expertise to do the job.  An excellent way to go abo...
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7 Home Upgrades and Repairs to Knock Out Before Summer

Whether you have some home improvements, upgrades to do on old equipment or appliances, or outstanding repairs, many aren’t good to attempt in the wintertime. As such, spring or summer is often the better time to tackle them. Accordingly, here is a convenient list of 7 home repairs, upgrades, and general improvements that are worth getting to over the next few months.  1. Pool Cleaner at Your Service If you’re one of the lucky people with a swimming pool, then cleaning you...
Tags: Fashion, Repair, Home Maintenance, New England, Home Renovation, Mid Atlantic, McCombs, Homesteading, Home Life, Home Repairs, Home Repair, Home Management, Home Renovations, Home Upgrades, Repairman, Roof Repairs

How To Make A Functional And Stylish Laundry Room

The laundry room is almost always an afterthought. They are usually tucked away and not really taken into consideration when you are doing home improvements. It’s a case of the form being strictly under function.  This isn’t to say that a laundry room needs to be the centerpiece of your renovated or redecorated home. But, it can be improved in many cases to where it doesn’t give you anxiety every time you enter the area. In this article, we will give you some ideas on how you can mak...
Tags: Fashion, Home Decor, Laundry, Renovation, Home Renovation, Laundry Care, Home Life, Laundry Tips, Laundry Room, Home Renovations, Renovating

When Should You Call In The Professionals For Home Repairs?

Owning a property can be a daunting experience. You may think that buying the property is the stressful part, but in theory, it’s the ownership that could cause you the most headaches. Especially when you are left with the question, do I need to call a professional in? Some DIY jobs can turn into disasters that can be easily resolved. Others require labor and money to get them fixed. With that in mind, here are some of the most common problems in the home and how you can handle them.  ...
Tags: Fashion, Home Renovation, Home Life, Home Repairs, Home Repair, Home Owner, Home Renovations, Home Repair Service

What Happens If You Don’t Get Foundation Repairs Completed?

If the foundation of your home becomes damaged, you may find yourself facing some huge issues around your home. Not only this, but you can also face a lot of safety hazards and risks, as the problems caused by foundation issues could pose a range of dangers in and around your property. This is why you need to make sure any foundation problems are identified and addressed as early as possible before they become worse. Some people do not realize that they have problems with the foundation...
Tags: Fashion, Repairs, Foundation, Homesteading, Home Life, Home Repairs, Home Repair, Home Renovations, Home Repair Service, Home Rep

5 Ways You Can Repurpose Your Attic Space

Repurposing your attic space is smart to add to your home, especially if you live in a city. City-living often has you sacrifice space for the convenience of having shops, restaurants, and more right off your front step, but with an attic conversion, you can get more out of your property. You can do so much with it once it is done, so consider these top options on how to do fashionable renovations to your attic space.  Add a Bedroom The best way to repurpose your attic spac...
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Tips to Consider When Choosing a Home Restoration Service Provider

All homeowners want their houses to look beautiful without breaking the bank in the process. This is why many who are looking for a new look for their homes are flipping through various home restoration services. However, you should not have to sacrifice the quality of the restoration while trying to save costs. Instead, you should leverage a mix of styling and restoration materials with the flexibility of using them in different ways. This will make your next remodeling or restoration pro...
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5 Things To Consider Before Renovating Your Bathroom

Renovating your bathroom is an exciting time for any home owner, bringing you one step closer to your goal of living in your dream home. However, excited as you know doubt are to finally get rid of the dated avocado bathroom suite and grubby tiles, there are certain considerations to be aware of to ensure that you get the most out of your new bathroom. To help you out and give you a few ideas, here are five things to consider for your bathroom renovation.  What Type of Bathroom Do You ...
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2021 market will still be hot, but challenges lie ahead: HomeLight

Over 1,000 HomeLight agents recently surveyed by the referral platform expressed optimism about a hot market in the year ahead but noted some challenges remain.
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Prohibition whisky found while renovating the "Bootlegger Bungalow"

Nick Drummond and Patrick Bakker bought an old house in the small town of Ames, New York, and set out to repair and renovate it. The house had once been owned by "Count" Adolf Humpfner, who was rumored to have been a bootlegger, but he died in 1932, so those stories may have been just a legend. — Read the rest
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5 Different Insulation Types & How To Pick The One You Need

Insulation refers to any materials used to fill spaces of various parts of your home. It’s also applied to pipes. There are numerous insulation types and benefits to using insulation. First, it’s an effective way of reducing the wastage of energy. Some heat gets lost when the water is moving out of the faucets. When you insulate the pipes during the colder months, you will help your piping system to retain heat for a significant amount of time. Insulation works by retaining the heat, th...
Tags: Fashion, Insulation, Home Renovation, Cray, Home Life, Home Repairs, Home Reno, Home Renovations, Eric Reyes

Is Expanding Your Home Cheaper Than Moving?

Like many homeowners, you may be currently facing the question of whether it’s better to expand the home you currently live in or move to a bigger house. Perhaps you’ve got a baby on the way, a new partner moving in, or you need to find room for a home office. Whatever the reason, if you find yourself in need of more space, it’s a choice you’ll have to make.  Sometimes the answer is obvious, for example, if you live in a flat with little space to expand into. However, at other times the...
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Renovating Your House? Here are 5 Tips to Make it Easier

A stretched budget, unforeseen circumstances and other obstacles can quickly diminish the thrill of a home renovation. Fortunately, you can mitigate most mishaps or avoid them entirely by planning and staying vigilant of warning signals. Here are five tips to help renovate your home easily. 1. Set a Sensible Budget While we cannot dispute the necessity of a budget for keeping project costs at bay, striking a balance between the amount you allocate for the project and your prefe...
Tags: Fashion, Renovation, Home Renovation, Renovations, Home Life, Kitchen Renovation, Home Renovations, Renovating, Renovation Project, Renovate

3 Reasons You Should Upgrade Your Windows

Occasionally, a single product comes along that solves a slew of problems. It’s important to spotlight these products to continue providing homeowners with hot tips and accessible home improvement hacks. When low-flow fixtures were first making their debut, bloggers were quick to point out the energy savings, cost incentives, and increased water pressure (at least in later iterations). When solar-powered outdoor eco-lighting became popular, home improvement magazines jumped on the oppor...
Tags: Fashion, Windows, Home Ownership, Window Treatments, Home Life, Window Coverings, Home Owners, Home Renovations, Home Upgrades, Window Shades, Window Styles

Value-Boosting & Fashionable Renovations to Upgrade Your Home

Renovations need to be so much more than just an update to the look. Done right, your renovation should add value to your home, so it doesn’t just feel like yours, but it helps you live your best life as well. Value can come in so many different forms as well. It could help boost the price of your home, it could help you save money, or it could improve your quality of life. By focussing on how best a fashionable renovation can benefit your family, you can invest in the right renovations fo...
Tags: Landscape, Fashion, Home Decor, Renovation, Home Renovation, Renovations, Home Life, Home Remodel, Home Renovations, Renovating, Renovation Project

Another semester of home-schooling: How to create a space for kids

We were all hoping for a miracle to avoid it, but the harsh reality is that another school year has rolled around, and we're still dealing with a pandemic. Here's how to create a productive home-school environment for kids this year.
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7 Home Modifications to Raise the Value of Your Home

Are you looking to make some changes to increase home value? Here are 7 of the most effective home modifications to increase the value of your home. Whether you’re planning to sell or simply want to keep up with modern upgrades, you’re looking for a home modification you can do to your home to increase its value. Although most upgrades and renovations will add value to your home if done right, not all modifications will make a big enough difference to make it worth it. If you’re goin...
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Small Italian town selling "Covid-free" houses for €1

From CNN: Cinquefrondi, a community in the southern region of Calabria, calls itself a "Covid-free village" after swerving the ravages of the virus, and hopes its status will sweeten the appeal of homes it's putting on the market for €1, or a little over a dollar. The aim, like other destinations making similar offers, is to reverse a depopulation trend caused by younger folk heading off in search of work. In Cinquefrondi, Mayor Michele Conia considers the task so serious he's given it a code na...
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How To Choose The Best Home Renovation Company

Choosing the best home renovation company to renovate your home can be a stressful experience. Home renovation is a fresh start, a chance to show off your creative side, and an all-encompassing project. Whether it’s a whole home do-over, just one room, or something in between, renovation requires careful consideration. In the wrong hands, a home renovation can quickly turn into a nightmare.  Perhaps during the COVID-19 pandemic, like many people, you have decided to make a change. Reduc...
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Say hello to BoxBrownie’s 3D tours of virtual homes

BoxBrownie, the image marketing technology company from Down Under, has combined interior rendering with the market's desire for 3D tours.
Tags: Technology, Australia, Marketing, Radio, Interior Design, Industry News, Renovations, Select, News Brief, Real Estate Technology, Virtual Tours, Home Renovations, 3d Tours, Boxbrownie, 3D Renderings, New Construction Sales

Despite pandemic, home improvement spending is on the rise

Year-over-year, requests for home improvement personal loans increased by 7.8 percent from the first week of June 2019 to the same week in June 2020.
Tags: Data, Radio, Home Improvements, Lendingtree, Personal Loans, APR, Markets & Economy, Select, Home Repair, Home Renovations, COVID-19

5 Reasons To Skip The Renovations During Corona Time

If you are keen on protecting yourself against COVID-19, which you should, then you must engage in safe practices in and around your home, which might mean you need to skip the renovations. Your safety precautions should start at home before you worry about public gatherings and other Corona-prone areas. Some of the ways of remaining vigilant at home include going slow on social visits, ensuring that you have enough water and towels for optimal hygiene, and ensuring that your home is w...
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7 Tips for Choosing the Right Bathroom Vanity

Whether it’s a new home being built or an older home in need of a makeover, choosing the right bathroom vanity to install in the home’s bathroom can be really fun. The prospect of having a room designed exactly as desired is very exciting. In fact, it is something that many people look forward to. However, though it is an appealing thought, it is also one that comes with many small decisions along the way and can feel overwhelming at times. The key to not getting confused and bogged down b...
Tags: Fashion, Home Decor, Bathroom, Faucet, Vanity, Sink, Bathroom Vanity, Home Renovations, Home Décor Ideas, Bathroom Renovation, Home Decor Trends, Right Bathroom Vanity

Which Should You Renovate First? Kitchen or Bathroom?

Many homeowners have renovations nestled amongst their future plans. The two focal areas, which can really make a house feel more like a dream home, are the kitchen and the bathroom. When executed intelligently, they can completely change the feel of a home, and the way you interact with it. Expert renovations can have significant ripple effects on improving your general quality of life. But which one should you tackle first? The kitchen or bathroom? There are many factors to consider befo...
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Guide To Revamping Your Home This Spring

Spring time is the time of a rebirth and often means that we should be clearing out the old and putting in some new and revamping your home can be a wonderful way to do this. Whether it’s just a goal to have a nicer place to live or if you maybe have an eye on a home sale in the new year, here are some good tips for a change in your home and how to upgrade a little! It’s possible, so let’s begin!  STARTING WITH SPRINGTIME…. Use Frames Around The Home To Add Some Sty...
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5 Tips For Renovating Your House in 2020

Houses need renovation after some time, but when you consider home renovation Pittsburgh you are bound for contractors or remodeling company. For example, if you live in Pittsburgh and are looking forward to home renovation in Pittsburgh, then you need to search for local contractors. No matter where you live, we have a few tips that can be very useful for you if you are going to renovate your house. 1. Make a realistic budget plan: For any renovation project, yo...
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How To Renovate Your Home On A Budget

How much does home improvement and renovation cost? Is it worth it? Estimating renovation costs is the most essential part of any renovation project. In this process, you should consider the size of the room, possible problems that might arise, the cost of materials, and the labor fees. This article is made to help people like you understand how much goes into the home renovation cost . You can find useful information from the most popular renovation projects that you can use for your ...
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7 Tips To Get Your Home Summer-Ready

Summer is just around the corner, and your home can be ready for the heat and fun of this season if you put some essential tasks on your to-do list. When it’s warm and sticky outside, you can tackle some projects to keep your home looking great and feeling cool inside. Here are the best ways you can get your house ready for the summer season this year with a little spring cleaning. Clean Your Gutters The summer season means lots of thunderstorms and occasional downpours. Before the...
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10 Hacks For Remodeling Around Your White Appliances

White kitchen appliances are losing their popularity as many people switch to stainless steel appliances when they upgrade. For those of you that can’t afford to upgrade your appliances or you don’t want the added upkeep of keeping fingerprints off your stainless steel appliances, sticking with white appliances is a great option. White appliances can be worked into a variety of kitchen design ideas rather easily. White is also especially suitable for small or dark kitchens, as a bright,...
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