Home Improvement: Tile, Laminate or Wood? – The Pros and Cons of Popular Kitchen Flooring Types

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There are lots of different kinds of flooring material you can choose from if you are planning to give your kitchen a bit of a makeover (or a lot). Three choices that spring right to mind for many people are tile, laminate and wood as carpet is rarely ever a great choice for a kitchen […]

Kitchen Makeovers: Choosing Great Green Counter Tops

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These days more homeowners are keeping the health of the environment in mind when they are shopping for all kinds of household fixtures and fittings and counter tops are no exception. Whether you are considering a kitchen makeover before putting your home up for sale, to put your own decor touch on a recently purchased […]

Feng Shui Wisdom and Home Decor Basics for Beginners

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We’re quite sure that you’ve heard of Feng Shui even if you don’t know much about it. Until recently, we had about the same amount of knowledge on the subject as most people do – it’s Chinese, it’s ancient and it’s something to do with how the layout and physical contents of your home affect […]

Popular Kitchen Paint Colour Combinations for Home Staging Success

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It’s standard advice that a home should be – to one degree or another – repaired, refreshed and staged before it heads onto the market, and often many homeowners do realise (sometimes with a bit of a nudge from their Realtor) that a few coats of paint can work wonders. The problem is though, another […]

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Home Staging Problem Solving: Removing Burn Marks From Laminate Counter Tops

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When you are preparing your home for sale even the tiniest details matter. While you may overlook many small ‘flaws’ in your home and find them very unimportant most potential home buyers make a conscious effort to be as eagle eyed as possible and they will almost always spot them. The Rise of Laminates The […]

Staging on a Budget – Making Over Your Kitchen Counter tops with Ceramic Tile

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Remodeling a kitchen is the dream of many a homeowner but not one that someone selling their home – or hoping to in the near future – really wants to take on, especially in terms of cost. On the other hand for many would be home buyers the kitchen is one of the areas they […]

Home Renovation Q and A: Can a Granite Counter Top be Re-Used when Replacing Kitchen Cabinets?

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You love your granite counter tops. You have had them for quite a while now and they are still as beautiful and practical as the day they were installed. You know that they also add perceived value to your home now that the time has come to sell up and move on. And in fact […]

Staging a Small Kitchen Effectively without Breaking the Bank

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Kitchen staging is a big must for homesellers, but if your home has a smaller kitchen then you do need to be a little cleverer – and maybe even trickier – with your staging techniques in order to help ensure that potential homebuyers leave with impression that your kitchen is cozy, comfortably and functional rather […]

Infographic: Home Improvement in Ten Minutes or Less!

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As regular readers of this blog are well aware I really feel that the importance of ensuring that your home for sale is at its absolute best whenever it is shown just cannot be overstated. While you don’t have to try to keep a home you are still living in like a showroom – and […]

Home Seller Tips: Fantastic Home Staging Tricks with Folding Screens

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Years ago, a folding screen was mainly a practical object. It provides an element of privacy in an otherwise open space, mainly in order for a person the change clothing behind it. These days though more and more homeowners are coming up with some more creative uses for a folding screen and are using them […]

Tips for New Homeowners: What to Keep in Mind When Kitchen Countertop Shopping

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So you found the perfect home, or almost. The kitchen, admittedly, could do with a little work but the price is right and the rest of the house is almost exactly what you were looking for. So the prospect of doing a little remodeling once you move in is something you are willing to consider. […]