A Twist To Lemonade Recipe’s

By: Irene Bilinski

A Twist To Lemonade Recipe’s

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Summer holidays are coming to and end, but not before you hold that end of summer back yard party.  Bring a new twist to Lemonade with these spins on the traditional lemonade. Start with either a store bought lemonade or make your own. Basic Lemonade Recipe: 1 Cup of Boiled Water Sugar to Taste Pour the water and sugar into a big pitcher and add in 2 cups of fresh squeezed or bought lemon ...Read More

Easy Staycation Home Projects to Spruce Up Your Home

By: Irene Bilinski

Easy Staycation Home Projects to Spruce Up Your Home

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  We don’t always have the opportunity to leave the city for our holidays. Why not do a few of  these easy DIY projects that won’t take up all of your staycation time, but they will spruce up your home. Paint Your Front Door Your front door is the first impression people have of your home. If your door is structurally in good shape, you may just need to apply a fresh coat...Read More

3 Environmentally Friendly Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

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3 Environmentally Friendly Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

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There are 3 environmentally friendly cleaners you can make yourself with ingredients that most of us already have in our homes that can be used to make your own environmentally friendly cleaning products. Make Your Own Glass Cleaner Combine these ingredients into a spray bottle: 2 cups of water 1/2 cup of white vinegar 1/4 cup of rubbing alcohol And 1 to 2 drops of lemon or orange esse...Read More

Your Moving Checklist

By: Irene Bilinski

Your Moving Checklist

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6-8 Weeks before moving: Organization is KEY for a smooth move and this is the time to start! Decide which items you wish to transport to your new home. Consider having a garage sale or donating them to charity. Start collection moving & packing supplies if you plan to do your own. Think about your new home layout and create a floor plan of where you’ll place furniture – this...Read More

Helpful Tips For Packing Up Your Home To Move

By: Irene Bilinski

Helpful Tips For Packing Up Your Home To Move

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Moving can be very stressful. We won’t tell you that these tips will help eliminate all of your stress, but they certainly will help eliminate some of them.  So, you’ve sold your house and you are so excited with the new chapter in your life, but then you have a panic attack because you have so much stuff and you can’t  figure out where to start.  Here are a few ...Read More

What To Consider When Buying A Second Home

By: Irene Bilinski

What To Consider When Buying A Second Home

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You may be looking for a second home for a place that your family can vacation at or as an investment property to bring in extra money by renting it out or flipping it. There are some considerations you may want to think about before you purchase that second home. Check The Local Market: Take a look at the prices of homes from the past, present and predictions for the future. Are house pric...Read More

What Do I Need To Know About Condo Ownership?

By: Irene Bilinski

What Do I Need To Know About Condo Ownership?

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Owning A Condominium is different than owning a home. What do you need to know before you purchase a condo? Is this the right choice for you? What Is A Condominium? A condo is not a building; a condo is a type of ownership. When you purchase a condo you are purchasing a section or unit of the dwelling. You may also own part of the space surrounding your unit which could include parts of the buil...Read More

What Is The Return On Investment For Home Renovations?

By: Irene Bilinski

What Is The Return On Investment For Home Renovations?

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RETURN ON HOME RENOVATIONS  We all look at reality home shows on DIY, etc. to see what’s new and to get some inspiration.  They are called reality shows but believe me they are not REALITY shows.  Every project even the simplest of ones take 3x longer and usually cost 3x more than budgeted for.  Just recently, I asked my husband to add a good sized closet in our garage...Read More

New Or Resale…. You NEED A Buyers Agent

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New Or Resale…. You NEED A Buyers Agent

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A listing agent’s (representing the seller) duty is to represent the best interest of their seller and provide information to potential buyers.  Yes, they are nice people and seem to have your best interest at heart but they have signed a contract with the seller FIRST! You as a buyer must ensure that your rights and best interest are represented by a Buyer’s Agent THIS IS ...Read More

7 Things You Should Never Say When You Are Buying A Home

By: Irene Bilinski

7 Things You Should Never Say When You Are Buying A Home

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Buying a home is exciting and when you’ve found “The One” that makes you feel like this is your home you get even more excited because in your mind, you’ve moved in all ready. That’s when most people start blurting out everything they love about it and way too much information while the seller or their agent is standing there. You can tell your agent all of this, but ...Read More