Archive for January 1, 2019

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Jan

Redecorating our Home the Right Way

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Bedroom furniture set, Bedroom set, Mission lamp

The home is a nearly universal thing among American adults young or old, whether they are renters or homeowners, whether they are Millenials finding their first proper home or older parents whose child just moved out of the house. Any homeowner or renter today will want to create the most comfortable, practical, and stylish home interior they can, and this means knowing when and how to launch a remodeling or renovation project on the living the room, the kitchen, the bathroom, bedroom, or anything else. The living room is often the most popular target for remodeling or redecorating jobs today, and seeing as many Americans spend a lot of time in this area, it is little wonder that there is such an invested interest in it. Not only can a room’s decor and comfort be boosted when a renovation job is done, but its entire purpose may be changed, such as if a new baby is brought home or an adult child moves out. Best of all, many popular furniture themes are out there for homeowners to try ou

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Jan

New or Existing? Many Factors to Consider When Buying a Home

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Household projects, Modern home remodeling, Vintage-style modern homes in tampa

When you are looking for a home, you have two choices. You can buy and existing home or you can buy a new one, either a spec home that’s already built or a custom home that’s built to your specifications. There are advantages and disadvantages to buying new homes and existing homes. You need to weigh the pros and cons before making a decision.

Cost

Cost is a big factor when you are deciding between a new or existing home. Comparing apples to apples, building a home is usually more expensive than buying an existing home. That’s largely because labor and materials costs have risen much faster than home values over time. Of course, there are always exceptions, as extremely desirable areas may command huge premiums. But, in general, expect to pay more for a new house.

Condition

One big advantage of new home construction is that you will get a home in pristine condition