7 Gardening Mistakes to Avoid

April 26, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Even veteran gardeners make rookie mistakes, like giving plants too much water and too little space. Here are common garden blunders. Consider yourself warned. It’s easy to misjudge and make a mess out of your landscaping. Here are seven common garden blunders, and how to avoid them. Mistake #1: Too many changes, too soon The […]

6 Tips for Choosing the Best Offer for Your Home

April 24, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Have a plan for reviewing purchase offers so you don’t let the best slip through your fingers. 1. Understand the process All offers are negotiable, as your agent will tell you. When you receive an offer, you can accept it, reject it, or respond by asking that terms be modified, which is called making a […]

7 Tips for a Profitable Home Closing

April 22, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Be sure you’re walking away with all the money you’re entitled to from the sale of your home. 1. Take services out of your name Avoid a dispute with the buyers after closing over things like fees for the cable service you forgot to discontinue. Contact every utility and service provider to end or transfer […]

Treatment Options for Getting Rid of Insects

April 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

You can limit the use of pesticides by enlisting a variety of strategies and methods to eliminate pests. Conventional pesticide treatment With conventional pest control, the name of the game is extermination. The operator kills the insects with chemicals—often applied as sprays—and reapplies the pesticides on a regular schedule to prevent another infestation. That means […]

Fielding a Lowball Purchase Offer on Your Home

April 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Consider before you ignore or outright refuse a very low purchase offer for your home. A counteroffer and negotiation could turn that low purchase offer into a sale. Check your emotions A purchase offer, even a very low one, means someone wants to purchase your home. Unless the offer is laughably low, it deserves a […]

Paint Your House like a Pro with these Useful Tips

April 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

A great coat of paint makes all of the difference in the world to your home. These tricks of the pros will help you to get the results you want. Quality. Cheap brushes and cheap paint are amateur choices. Quality paint gives good value because it takes less paint and less time to cover the […]

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