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Don't Give Your Pets These Toxic Foods
Posted on 08/11/2019
Don't Give Your Pets These Toxic Foods
Are you tired of visiting the vet virtually every other week of the month? Take a moment and think of the things you are doing wrong. For starters, what do you feed your pets? Your four-legged buddies may fit the bill of a companion, but it is crucial to know they are not humans.Consequently, some human foods are...
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Another Property Sold - 5021 Deerwood Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Posted on 08/06/2019
Another Property Sold - 5021 Deerwood Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Highly desirable Saddlebrook neighborhood. Close to MW School & park w/ tennis & child play areas. This cathedral ceiling home has a great sense of space, livability & flow. Kitchen: 2 ovens, granite counters, garden window & laminate floors that flow into a family room with cozy gas fireplace. New vinyl plank flooring in both upstairs bathrooms & master closet. Great for indoor/outdoor entertaining. SR plum, apple, redwood trees & herb...
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Another Property Sold - 2144 Contra Costa Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95405
Posted on 08/06/2019
Another Property Sold - 2144 Contra Costa Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95405
Single story Bennett Valley home nestled in a desirable neighborhood. Spankin clean and ready for your personal touch. So many possibilities. Large living and family rooms. Intercom. Mostly original 1978 style with good bones & excellent maintenance. Some upgraded floors. Functional & adaptable detached room w/electricity & plumbing, including intercom. Currently houses hot tub. Two storage sheds. Close to Annadel, Spring Lake & Howarth...
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How to Build You Dream Green Home
Posted on 08/04/2019
How to Build You Dream Green Home
Are you familiar with “green” home builders? They are contractors who construct homes from sustainable or renewable products. These green home builders use durable materials in building all kinds of homes ranging from individual bungalows to expansive, real estate developments. Just like traditional builders, they handle diverse types of construction but build in a way that minimizes waste....
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Bargain Shopping for Art and Décor
Posted on 07/28/2019
Bargain Shopping for Art and Décor
Binge watching Fixer-Upper might leave you wondering where, in your locale, can you find you find those fantastic antiques and artwork without totally breaking the budget. Never feel, there are lots of options no matter where you live to add in some of those unique designer pieces. Antique markets Mastering the art of true antiquing is an expensive...
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See Some of the World's Best River Cruises
Posted on 07/21/2019
See Some of the World's Best River Cruises
A river cruise is a magical experience. It welcomes you to an enchanting world of beauty, allure, and luxury. Some say a river cruise is best in the evenings when the lights of a city can stand out against the black night. It makes for an amazing view, but still, a daytime cruise can be equally exciting. If...
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Do you Know the Values of Homeownership?
Posted on 07/14/2019
Do you Know the Values of Homeownership?
You’ve never owned your own home and your thinking about buying. Transitioning mentally from renter to owner can be confusing at times. As a renter, you haven't had to deal with the ins and outs of owning your own home, and as you examine the reality of ownership, it can seem like it involves more cons than pros....
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Filling in the Gaps
Posted on 07/07/2019
Filling in the Gaps
If you've ever traveled through the United Kingdom, the phrase "mind the gap" conjured up trips across London's Underground or disembodied voices calling out the warning as your elevator doors open or close. It's wise to heed those voices since gaps between an elevator, and the floor of an older building could be wider than you expect, and...
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Hitting the Eclectic Sweet Spot
Posted on 06/30/2019
Hitting the Eclectic Sweet Spot
Sometimes you just can't decide if you like modern, traditional, antiques, or transitional. The decision to choose one over the others is even more difficult if you've inherited family heirlooms with which you simply can't part. So, what do you do? Make a mashup that expresses all your styles! Mix and match Avoid the confining idea that furnishings...
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Dealing with Foundation Issues
Posted on 06/23/2019
Dealing with Foundation Issues
Buying a property is one of the best decisions a person can make; it is also a great way to invest. After spending a lot of money to buy or build on a property, the condition of the house should be paramount. Having to deal with foundation issues can be daunting; it can take a lot of money...
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Going Minimalist in Your Home
Posted on 06/16/2019
Going Minimalist in Your Home
You've probably heard the word minimalism within the past few months. It's a trending lifestyle that people everywhere are trying to adopt. Many people have the idea that to be a minimalist they must rid their households of anything that isn't essential for life. Only living on essentials is not what this minimalism movement is all about. Many...
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How to Plan for Major Purchases
Posted on 06/09/2019
How to Plan for Major Purchases
Planning significant purchases like your first new car or home are big steps in life. While the purchase itself is a thrill ride, lack of planning may end up in buyer's remorse. To avoid such a pitfall, you need to impart a few guidelines around those larger purchases to protect yourself from disappointment or frustration later. Taking stock...
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