Household tips

Dec. 4, 2016

Hunting for a Healthy Home

Allergies and child asthma rates are causing more Americans to look at their homes more closely and checking if the environment is impacting their health. Some are looking at how much toxins in their North Scottsdale home for sale along with air quality.

 

A survey by Meritage Homes seven ...

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Dec. 3, 2016

Stage Your Kitchen for Little Money

The kitchen is probably the most important room in your Cactus Acres home for sale. Home buyers scrutinize the kitchen very closely. So when showing your home, your kitchen needs to be in tip-top condition. But that doesn’t mean you need to spend a lot of money fixing it up ...

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Nov. 28, 2016

Things to Consider Before Buying a Home Security System

Home Security Systems are a lot more complicated than they used to be. If you’re thinking of installing one in your Cactus Acres home for sale, you’ll soon find out there’s more to a security system than alarms and security cameras. Smart home ecosystems have taken over and there are ...

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Nov. 24, 2016

How to Find a Good Pest Control Company

If you could avoid spending money on a pest control company for your Cactus Acres home for sale, you probably would.  When reality sets in, though, you’re not always able to get rid of the creepy crawlers on your own.  But when it comes to finding a reputable ...

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Nov. 15, 2016

What You Should Know Before Buying an Older Home

Older homes have an attractive appeal to many buyers at Sotheby’s Scottsdale. They have unique features, can be a little cheaper, but can also require significant renovations. However, some home buyers on a tight budget don’t mind spending a few years to remodel a house. 

 

Before you buy ...

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Nov. 12, 2016

DIY Home Maintenance Tasks

Some home maintenance tasks at your Cactus Acres home for sale can be complex and expensive. But other projects are more manageable so you might want to tackle those on your own to save a little money. 

 

Fixing Leaks

A leaky faucet or toilet might not seem like ...

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Nov. 2, 2016

Watch Out for Termites

In my blog a couple of days ago, I recommended you getting termite insurance since the bugs are just one of many pests that can be lurking around in your North Scottsdale home for sale. Now, I’ve come across another article that backs this up. Monsoon is over, so that ...

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Oct. 31, 2016

Scary Things Hiding in Your Home

Ghosts and goblins aren’t the only scary things that might be showing up at your doorstep on Halloween in your Cactus Acres home for sale. There might be creepy crawlers and flying creatures lurking in areas you might not even know about.

Bats

Bats don’t only cause nightmares, they’re ...

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Oct. 29, 2016

How to Get Rid of Unwelcome Guests in Your House

They’re hard to avoid, no matter how hard you try — insects.  And when you find one in your McCormick Ranch home for sale, no doubt, you’re thinking there’s probably more from where it came from.  Unfortunately, there’s no way to completely keep these unwelcome guests from entering ...

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Oct. 28, 2016

Getting Kids Ready for a Move

You have enough on your mind, with moving day fast approaching.  So, the last thing on your mind is probably talking to your kids about the big move.  But change can be even more difficult for children.  They might be sad about leaving friends behind, anxious about ...

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