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Posted on 05/15/2022
Grow Night Blooming Jasmine Indoors With These Expert Tips
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 05/11/2022
447 Crane Drive, Big Bear, CA now has a new price of $769,000!
Welcome to Big Bear Lake and this amazing 1,904 square foot 2BR/2.5BA (plus loft that can be used as a 3rd bedroom) cabin! You will be wowed by the rustic-chic style, high vaulted ceilings and attention to detail on this updated beauty! Location, location, location! Stroll from your front door to Ski Beach Park, less than 1 mile from the Snow Summit slopes, minutes from Big Bear Lake, and minutes from Big Bear Village where you will find shops, restaurants and entertainment. Walk into a light and bright open floor plan with 2 bedrooms downstairs and a bonus loft upstairs with a half bath that can be used as a third bedroom, office, or game...
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Posted on 05/08/2022
How to Up Your Curb Appeal Without Breaking Your Budget
Looking to sell your home? Before you list, you'll want to make sure your home is looking its best for prospective buyers. Fortunately, there are a few simple and inexpensive steps you can take to boost your property's curb appeal, thus increasing your chances of making a quick sale. 1. Painting the Front Door A fresh coat of...
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Posted on 05/01/2022
Pros & Cons of Bottom-Watering Your Plants
Plant owners have likely encountered the term "bottom watering" concerning houseplant care. The method works by watering your plants using the drainage hole at the bottom rather than pouring water in from the top. There are many benefits to bottom watering, but there are also some downsides worth considering. Here is a basic guide to the pros and...
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Posted on 04/24/2022
Hardscaping: Which Materials Are Right for You?
Without hardscape elements, a homeowner's landscape would resemble an endless field. Perennial flowers, trees and native grasses add natural beauty, but patios, walkways and gazebos define the grounds as an outdoor living space. With an increased number of hardscape materials available at retail outlets, however, choosing the right products proves challenging. That's largely why homeowners may want to...
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Posted on 04/24/2022
Another Property Sold - 1336 Thompson Avenue, Glendale, CA
Prime Northwest Glendale location! Welcome to this delightful Spanish charmer, located on a tree-lined highly desirable neighborhood, north of Kenneth Rd south of Bel Air Dr. in close proximity to Kenneth village, Brand Park, downtown Glendale, Burbank and centrally located near the 5 and 134 freeways for easy access to downtown Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley. Situated on an almost 8,200 sq. ft. flat lot, step in through the charming front porch into this 3 bedroom 2 bath family home and enjoy the features such as a spacious, light and bright living and dining room, recessed lighting, wood flooring, large kitchen with breakfast nook...
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Posted on 04/17/2022
Tips for Designing a Dining Room Layout
Your dining room should provide a comfortable and pleasant place to enjoy meals and spend time with family and friends. When you’re building a custom home, it’s important to know how to choose the best layout for this room. A poorly designed dining room could cause you to get much less use out of this room over the...
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Posted on 04/14/2022
447 Crane Drive, Big Bear, CA is now new to the market!
Welcome to Big Bear Lake and this amazing 1,904 square foot 2BR/2.5BA (plus loft that can be used as a 3rd bedroom) cabin! You will be wowed by the rustic-chic style, high vaulted ceilings and attention to detail on this updated beauty! Location, location, location! Stroll from your front door to Ski Beach Park, less than 1 mile from the Snow Summit slopes, minutes from Big Bear Lake, and minutes from Big Bear Village where you will find shops, restaurants and entertainment. Walk into a light and bright open floor plan with 2 bedrooms downstairs and a bonus loft upstairs with a half bath that can be used as a third bedroom, office, or game...
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Posted on 04/10/2022
Less is more: Why you should consider a minimal living room
Is a minimal living room design right for you? If you're interested in designing a room that's sleek without being too formal, this particular style might be worth trying. Here are some more details and reasons to consider a minimalist style for your living room: It works for rooms of any size Minimal living rooms don't need to...
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Posted on 04/03/2022
The basics of getting preapproved for a mortgage
Getting preapproved for a mortgage is an essential part of the home-buying process. While it’s possible to wait before securing your financing, there are major benefits to getting preapproval early. For more information about preapproval, here are the basics to consider: When to get preapproval It’s recommended that would-be homebuyers obtain a preapproval letter from a mortgage lender...
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Posted on 03/27/2022
5 Clever Succulent Planter Ideas
For houseplant enthusiasts, there never seem to be enough plant pots. While lots of household items can work as planters for houseplants, finding items that work as well for succulents can be difficult. This holds true especially for succulent arrangements with multiple plants in the bunch. To help inspire you here are some tips for items you can...
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Posted on 03/20/2022
What You Need to Know About Shipping Container Homes
For several years now, tiny homes have been popping up on Pinterest and across social media as unique and inviting living spaces. However, most recently, the tiny home trend has evolved into an even more eco-friendly option - shipping container homes. Shipping container homes are residential dwellings that are created out of empty shipping containers that are no...
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