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Top 5 Home Improvements That Really Pay Off

Whether you’re dying to update your home, or you’re just trying to look at it from a buyer’s perspective, it really pays off to know which home improvements will deliver the best return on investment. [...]

By |July 12th, 2017|Buying and Selling, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Renovations|Comments Off on Top 5 Home Improvements That Really Pay Off

How To Choose The Right Tile For Your Bathroom Surfaces

All tile is not created equal. They may belong to the same family, but they are different products when it comes down to it. The right tile can vary depending on where you wish to [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|Bathrooms, Home Improvement, Interiors, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on How To Choose The Right Tile For Your Bathroom Surfaces

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Landscaping that will make you wish you had a green thumb

Is gardening your thing? If not, these gorgeous gardens and landscaped yards will make you wish you had a green thumb! The use of plantings and hardscape in a creative way can provide a formal [...]

By |April 13th, 2017|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Landscapes|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Landscaping that will make you wish you had a green thumb

5 Cold Weather Prep Tips to Get Your House Winter Ready

Washington D.C. winters are typically long and harsh, and the elements can really take a toll on your home. The better your home is prepared, the more comfortable, protected, and energy efficient it will be [...]

By |October 26th, 2016|Custom Homes, Home Maintenance|Comments Off on 5 Cold Weather Prep Tips to Get Your House Winter Ready

8 Ways to Add More Space to Your Home

So, you need more space. Maybe you started a new home-based business. Maybe you have a new addition to the family or your children are moving back home, or maybe you just have too much [...]

By |September 1st, 2016|Kitchens, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on 8 Ways to Add More Space to Your Home

Choosing The Right Countertop For Your Dream Kitchen

When you think of your dream kitchen, what kind of countertops do you see? Whether you’re remodeling your current kitchen, or building a custom kitchen from the ground up, choosing the right countertop is a [...]

By |August 24th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design Trends, Kitchens|Comments Off on Choosing The Right Countertop For Your Dream Kitchen

Are Higher Initial Costs Worth it for a Custom Home?

Let’s face it: money is generally the driving factor when purchasing a home. People will often seek the lowest price per square foot, or the lowest sale price, in hopes of economizing. Unfortunately, this is likely not going to get you the best value; it will just get you the cheapest home. No doubt about it, there is some cheap housing out there right now, but “cheap” is probably not the best way to go. […]

By |March 29th, 2016|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance|Comments Off on Are Higher Initial Costs Worth it for a Custom Home?

Beware of Snow and Ice Damage to Your Home

The threat of ice damming on your home is undeniably high with the recent massive amount of snowfall in Maryland. The accumulation of snow on your roof may make a beautiful winter scene, but it’s actually more harmful than it appears. Ice dams in gutters and on rooftops obstruct the melting snow from flowing freely. This can cause water to back up behind the dam and potentially lead to exterior and interior home damage. […]

By |February 4th, 2016|Home Maintenance|Comments Off on Beware of Snow and Ice Damage to Your Home