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Posted on 09/12/2021
Driveway Upgrades for Better Curb Appeal
Image by mschiffm from Pixabay If you’re looking to improve curb appeal, don’t forget your driveway. The driveway is the entrance to your home long before you step inside—the first first impression you can make. While many see their driveways as purely utilitarian features used to get in and out of the garage or parking area, the driveway...
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Posted on 09/05/2021
Ready to Rekindle Your Old Fireplace? Here’s How
Photo by kelsey roenau on Unsplash As the focal point of your living space, your fireplace needs to look its best or it could bring down the rest of your décor. But how can you restore the look and feel of that key design element without breaking the bank? There are actually many different ways to rekindle your...
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Posted on 09/04/2021
Another Property Sold - 2000 Mezes Avenue, Belmont, CA 94002
Old World Charm Meets Today's Lifestyle! This classic Spanish-style split level home is situated on a corner lot of nearly 1/4 acre. The architecture and character of the home is perfectly blended with the current owners eye for detail and quality renovation. Highlights: Grand living room with high, beamed ceilings, arched windows and fireplace. Remodeled bathrooms, Eat in Chef's kitchen, hardwood floors throughout, formal dining room. Entertainment room/wet bar with garden views could easily be converted into an office space. Bonus space with 1/2 bath and laundry room, are conveniently located on the lower level. 1-car garage with ample...
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Posted on 08/29/2021
Remodel Ideas to Add More Functionality to Your Home
Photo by Marcus Aurelius from Pexels Your home should be a cozy and relaxing space where you can be yourself and enjoy yourself. However, your house also needs to be a functional space where you can stay organized and be productive. These are a few remodel ideas that you can use in order to transform your home into...
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Posted on 08/22/2021
Old Home, New Efficiency: Minimizing the Carbon Footprint of Your Existing Home
Photo by Jessica Bryant from Pexels If you've recently purchased a home that was built long ago, prepare to make a few upgrades in the name of comfort. From upgrading windows and doors to replacing worn-out appliances, these are the improvements that easily pay for themselves over time. Best of all - they'll boost the way your vintage...
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Posted on 08/15/2021
DIY Wooden Decor for Beginners
Reclaimed wood is increasingly popular in home decorating across many design styles. There are plenty of ways to get wood in order to upcycle into decorative pieces, but even the simple DIY tasks can require some light woodworking knowledge. Luckily, we’ve put together a couple of beginner-friendly DIY wood projects to create unique and useful decor for your...
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Posted on 08/08/2021
Which Cost-Effective Home Upgrades Boost ROI?
When you’re making upgrades to your home, aim for changes that have a higher return on investment (ROI). ROI refers to the amount of money you can expect to recoup when you sell your home. Changes that have a higher ROI mean you can expect to recoup a higher amount compared to what you paid for these upgrades....
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Posted on 08/01/2021
Building a New Home? Consider Adding a Living Wall
Photo by Dayvison de Oliveira Silva from Pexels If you're still in the construction phase of your new dream home, or if you'd like to improve your existing home with a small project that gives you back more than just a monetary return, consider adding space for a living wall. A living wall not only gives you something...
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Posted on 07/30/2021
Video Tour - 2000 Mezes Avenue, Belmont, CA 94002
Old World Charm Meets Today's Lifestyle! This classic Spanish-style split level home is situated on a corner lot of nearly 1/4 acre. The architecture and character of the home is perfectly blended with the current owners eye for detail and quality renovation. Highlights: Grand living room with high, beamed ceilings, arched windows and fireplace. Remodeled bathrooms, Eat in Chef's kitchen, hardwood floors throughout, formal dining room. Entertainment room/wet bar with garden views could easily be converted into an office space. Bonus space with 1/2 bath and laundry room, are conveniently located on the lower level. 1-car garage with ample...
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Posted on 07/30/2021
2000 Mezes Avenue, Belmont, CA 94002 is now new to the market!
Old World Charm Meets Today's Lifestyle! This classic Spanish-style split level home is situated on a corner lot of nearly 1/4 acre. The architecture and character of the home is perfectly blended with the current owners eye for detail and quality renovation. Highlights: Grand living room with high, beamed ceilings, arched windows and fireplace. Remodeled bathrooms, Eat in Chef's kitchen, hardwood floors throughout, formal dining room. Entertainment room/wet bar with garden views could easily be converted into an office space. Bonus space with 1/2 bath and laundry room, are conveniently located on the lower level. 1-car garage with ample...
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Posted on 07/25/2021
Universal Design: Easy Ways to Bring Accessibility Home
Universal design is creating spaces to be more accessible for everyone. Whether they’re an elder, child or have mobile restrictions, it focuses on building areas to be used by all. However, despite the daunting name or meaning behind it, universal design isn’t a difficult feat to accomplish. Add Views of the Outdoors Installing French doors provides an incredible...
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Posted on 07/18/2021
How You Can Use Rain Water to Generate Fresh Air
Image by Steve Buissinne from Pixabay Harvesting rain water has become a common practice among environmentally-conscious homeowners. While it might sound like a lot of work, it's actually very easy to get started. Not only will harvesting rain water help you conserve water, but it also can help you transform your home into a healthy place to live....
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