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Sell Your Home for More By Clearing The Clutter

In this real estate market, home sellers need to take any advantage they can. One of the most important things to do is to get rid of clutter so that the prospective buyers can imagine themselves and their belongings in the house. Decluttering also creates the illusion of a more spacious home. This can help the home sell more quickly and may even bring in a higher sales price. Continue reading

Ten Don’ts For Cleaning and Organizing a Small Space

Cleaning and organizing a small space isn’t easy. The rules for keeping a big space usually can’t be applied to a small one. It may look to crowded, cluttered and lack energy. To have a tidy, well arranged and clean small apartment, you have to do the cleaning work in motion and never leave your housekeeping tasks for later. This way your small space will be in top condition every time of the day and you will freely invite friends any time you decide. Continue reading

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How to Protect Your Valuable Items When Moving

There certainly is a lot to think about when moving, and one of the most important things is to ensure none of your possessions are broken, damaged or lost during the move. Most people have heard stories from friends or relatives who have unfortunately experienced this first hand, and it can undoubtedly add stress to an already stressful time. Sadly, some moving companies can’t be trusted with your possessions. Whether it’s a home you’ve just purchased or a rental, luckily there are a few simple things you can do to help ensure the safe arrival of your valuables to your new home. Continue reading

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How to Organize Your Home for Renters

Rentals can be a great addition to the income of property owners, regardless of whether they are apartments or houses. Homeowners stand to benefit from a properly organized and prepared property, where they can attract the right tenants in the process. Depending on the local market, you may have to consider this option as the more lucrative possibility, compared to a sale. This means you will need to be prepared to not only organize, but also inspect, clean and repair what needs to be addressed in order to make it the perfect home. The following tips will give you some idea about the things you may need to do: Continue reading

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Hard and Soft Water in the Home

The water that is supplied to your home, can either be hard or soft. Soft water is defined as water that contains between 0-60mg/L of calcium carbonate, whilst hard water contains anything over 60mg/L. In some areas, including Arizona, Kansas, New Mexico, Southern California and Texas the water contains over 180mg/L and is classified as very hard. Continue reading