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Archive for December 2014

Here are wonderful ideas in saving energy for your Candlewood Lake home for sale.

20 Energy-Efficient Ideas for Your Candlewood Lakefront Home

20 Energy-Efficient Ideas for Your Candlewood Lakefront Home   Conserve the environment by reducing the water and energy consumption on your Candlewood Lakefront home. Check your hallway, bedrooms, basement area, laundry area, kitchen, and family room and find out how the life-changing steps enumerated below can give you more savings and extra cash in your…

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Here are tips on how to protect your Candlewood Lake home from wildfire.

How to Protect Your Candlewood Lake Home from Wildfires

How to Protect Your Candlewood Lake Home from Wildfires   Wildfires can occur anytime of the year, especially in places full of trees and shrubbery like Candlewood Lake, where it could destroy lake homes, rental properties, wooden decks, boats, and other property. The loss of property from fire can be prevented if Candlewood Lake home…

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7 DIY Holiday Decorations

Silver Spoon Christmas Ornament Fun, easy and pretty!   What you will need: -Silver spoon -Metal primer spray paint -Silver spray paint -Hand held drill -Drill bit (for metal) -Craft glue -Decorative gems -Ribbon   Prime the spoon first before spray-painting the entire surface, front and back, with the silver spray paint. Using the craft…

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Fun Weekend Getaways in Connecticut

Sometimes you just need some time away to refocus and recharge your batteries, but the cost of travelling can be sky-high. Luckily, there are plenty of fun, enjoyable weekend getaways in Connecticut that are an easy drive from New York and many parts of New England that won’t cost you an arm and a leg.…

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The bay window in the kitchen of this colonial home for sale in Washington CT exudes natural light and a beautiful ambiance.

Preparing Your Home For Holiday Hosting

Preparing Your Home For Holiday Hosting Preparing Your Home For Holiday Hosting.  Whether your home is listed for sale, or you are considering selling or you are expecting Holiday guests these ideas can help. Preparing Your Home For Holiday Hosting.  If your home is the site for this year’s family winter holidays, spreading out your…

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How Long Will It Take to Sell My House?

How Long Will It Take to Sell My House?  Many sellers want to know how long their home will take to sell. As agents, we can pull from several sources to determine average time on the market from time of listing to accepted offer. These statistics vary depending on interest rates, price range, local economics,…

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Hidden Costs in 0% Credit Cards

Hidden Costs in 0% Credit Cards.  Watch out for hidden fees.  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) says some credit card companies are luring consumers with 0 percent or low-interest offers for specific purchases or balance transfers, then hitting them with surprise interest charges. When you get offers for balance transfers, deferred-interest offers or convenience…

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