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December 3, 2013 - 10:29 AM
‘Tis the season for gift guides! Whether you’re buying for a gourmand or a techie, we’ve rounded up a few items to add to your shopping list or your own holiday wishlist. For the Baker or Chef From the sisters behind Four & Twenty Blackbirds, the Brooklyn pie shop, comes a cookbook of the same name Read More

Holiday Gift Guide for the Home

‘Tis the season for gift guides! Whether you’re buying for a gourmand or a techie, we’ve rounded up a few items to add to your shopping list or your own holiday wishlist.

November 26, 2013 - 11:03 AM
Whether you’re interested in creating instant ambiance, bringing in an additional heat source, or simply adding value to your home, a fireplace is the way to go. We’ll walk you through the different options available to you, and the pros and cons of each. Gas Fireplace Ambiance: A gas fireplace produces a Read More

Gas Fireplace vs Electric Fireplace: How to Choose

Whether you’re interested in creating instant ambiance, bringing in an additional heat source, or simply adding value to your home, a fireplace is the way to go. We’ll walk you through the different options available to you, and the pros and cons of each.

November 21, 2013 - 2:08 PM
Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season, but if you’re hosting the big meal, Turkey Day might fill you with dread or nightmares of dirty dishes. Here are some tips we’ve rounded up to help you have a stress-free feast so you can relax and enjoy Thanksgiving with your guests.   1. You Can Always Fix the Read More

7 Ingredients for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season, but if you’re hosting the big meal, Turkey Day might fill you with dread or nightmares of dirty dishes. Here are some tips we’ve rounded up to help you have a stress-free feast so you can relax and enjoy Thanksgiving with your guests.

 

November 15, 2013 - 10:26 AM
With the invention and refinement of the elevator and many advances in geotechnical engineering, the construction of high-rise buildings became possible. During the past decades engineers and architects have been designing steel structures that have been growing increasingly taller.  Currently, the tallest Read More

Tallest Residential Buildings in the U.S.

With the invention and refinement of the elevator and many advances in geotechnical engineering, the construction of high-rise buildings became possible. During the past decades engineers and architects have been designing steel structures that have been growing increasingly taller.  Currently, the tallest sky-scraper in the world is located in Dubai and is over 2,722 ft. (829.8 m.) tall - that's 163 floors! The allure of towering over the rest of the city has been around since the days of ancient Rome.

November 1, 2013 - 10:01 AM
As you begin the home buying process, you have many considerations to make. What are the schools like in the area, how long will your commute be to work and what amenities does the community have are all questions worth asking. However, in the fall as you watch nature's splendor unfold all around you, you Read More

Cities with the Most Beautiful Autumn Scenery

As you begin the home buying process, you have many considerations to make. What are the schools like in the area, how long will your commute be to work and what amenities does the community have are all questions worth asking. However, in the fall as you watch nature's splendor unfold all around you, you may find yourself thinking less about the amenities and benefits of the area, and more about the incredible views around you. As you consider some of the top places to live, consider these five areas with some of the most picturesque autumn landscapes.

October 31, 2013 - 11:14 AM
  If you’re not the trick-or-treating type or if you don’t have a lot of kids who will be ringing your doorbell on Halloween, you can still celebrate by watching one of these frightening flicks. We hope that none of our buyers end up in a spooky haunted house like one of these! Here are our top 5 haunted Read More
October 25, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Halloween is almost here! Whether you’ve been working on a costume since this summer or are going to throw something together at the last minute, we’ve got you covered in one department: the best places to trick-or-treat in the country!     How we found the sweet spots We used zip code-specific housing Read More

Best Places to Trick-or-Treat

Halloween is almost here! Whether you’ve been working on a costume since this summer or are going to throw something together at the last minute, we’ve got you covered in one department: the best places to trick-or-treat in the country!

October 25, 2013 - 9:38 AM
It's that time of year again when the long, hot, humid dog days of summer give way to the brilliant colors and cool breezes of autumn. That also means that it's apple picking time in America! This time-honored tradition takes place in backyards, local orchards, and massive farms across the United States Read More
October 21, 2013 - 10:57 AM
Whether you’re getting ready to host an autumn open house or you just want to create some seasonal cheer to welcome holiday guests, a wreath is a fun, easy project that you can make yourself! If you’re not the crafty type, you can always pick one up at a craft or home decor store. But if you want to try Read More
August 26, 2013 - 2:59 PM
Maybe you’d like to make your home more energy efficient but aren’t ready for a major renovation? We’ve rounded-up three eco-friendly home improvement projects just for you! They’re all inexpensive and easy enough to tackle on your own this weekend. When it comes to home appliances and heating systems, Read More

3 Easy Eco-Friendly Home Improvement Projects

"In With the New" by Casey FleserMaybe you’d like to make your home more energy efficient but aren’t ready for a major renovation? We’ve rounded-up three eco-friendly home improvement projects just for you! They’re all inexpensive and easy enough to tackle on your own this weekend.

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