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Posted by Gregory Murphy on 7/11/2019

So, you just got your first home. Congratulations! Well, someone has to break it to you. Buying a home is the first step among many others. The journey does not end with closing the deal. Instead, it just began. As the exciting feeling sets it, it is essential to take note of these important things that every homeowner should know. 

Save Money with Sealing

Homeowners should learn to seal their floors and drafts. It saves you from a plethora of damages that may cost thousands of dollars to repair or replace. Be sure to seal the drafts to prevent damage to electrical systems. The floor is also another point of concern as water could easily find its way into wood flooring. Save yourself the stress and just seal it!

A Clogged Gutter System is Worse Than Not Having One

That is right. A gutter system is very crucial to a home. It saves you a whole lot of damages ranging from an eroded lawn, stained walls, damaged siding, destroyed painting, and worse – damaged roof. However, having a clogged gutter produces the same result, which is why homeowners are advised to pay attention to their gutter system at all time. 

Safety First – Find the Circuit Breaker

The circuit breaker is the switch that controls electricity in your home. It is the switch with which homeowners turn electricity on and off in the house. It is crucial for homeowners to know where to find this switch in the home. You should know where to go when a situation that requires turning the electricity off arises. 

Your Lawn Deserve More Than Just Watering

Most homes come with lawns and gardens. While these are beautiful components every home should have, caring for them could become a nightmare. Your lush lawn could transform into a desolate land in no time, which is why you should pick up a few skills on how to care for a yard. It takes so much more than just watering.

Unclogging a Toilet Isn't Actually Difficult

You don't necessarily need to spend money on everything. There are some DIY skills with which homeowners should equip themselves. And one such DIY ability is how to unclog a toilet. It is, in fact, one of the easiest tasks in the home. You do not need a plumber or any particular tool. Simply a plunger to unclog the toilet and it is back to normal functioning. Be sure to check out for the right plunger for your toilet.

Managing a home for the first time may be a somewhat arduous task. Well, you can relax now. These tips and a few more will ensure you have a stress-free stay in your home.




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Posted by Gregory Murphy on 7/9/2019

5 Year Young Colonial w/Full Farmer's Porch Set On A Cornet Lot In A Beautiful Subdivision; Stained Hardwood Floors Throughout The 1st Floor; Gas Fireplace Is The Focal Point Of The Living Room; Open Floor Plan Allows For Entertaining; Granite Countered Kitchen w/Stainless Steel Appliances w/Tiled Backsplash & Island w/Seating for 3 Flows Into The Dining Area w/Slider; 1/2 Bath w/Granite Top & Laundry Area Complete The 1st Floor; Stairs to Family Room In Finished Basement & Additional Storage Area; Hardwood Staircase Leads To The 2nd Floor Which Showcases 3 Good Size Bedrooms; Master Bedroom Features Double Closets & Direct Access To The Bathroom; Central Air, Natural Gas & City Sewer; All This & A Beautiful Paver Patio To Sit Out & Relax On Since There Is Nothing To Do With This Picture Perfect Colonial! Showings Start @ The Commuter Open House!

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Posted by Gregory Murphy on 7/9/2019

Ranch Home Zoned For Mixed Use (Home Office Would Be Perfect) w/Sign Frame Already Installed; City Sewer! Updated Roof, Vinyl Windows, Heating System and Hot Water Heater; 200 Amp Electric Panel & Storage in Basement; Walk-up Attic Has a Finished Room Perfect For A Playroom & Another Room unfinished for Additional Storage; Good Size Yard & Parking; Home Is Ready For Occupancy! Use As Residential Home, Mixed Use Or Straight Commercial (Check Zoning For Commercial Uses); Excellent Car Count For A Business or Just For The Sign Space To Promote Your Business; Easy To Show!

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Posted by Gregory Murphy on 7/8/2019

A Truly Rare Find, Two Family/Single Family Home w/Detached 1 Bedroom Apartment/In-Law Unit On A Quiet Deadend Street; Main Home Has A Huge Addition Featuring An Open Kitchen/Dining Room/Family Room w/Cathedral Ceilings, Ton Of Cabinetry w/Granite Counters, French Doors Out To The Massive Deck, Wall Of Windows & Gas Log Stove; Fireplaced Living Room w/Laminate Floors & Custom Built-Ins; 1st Floor Master Bedroom Features A Walk-In Closet w/Built-Ins, Laminate Flooring & Full Bath w/Double Vanity & Walk-In Shower; 2 Bedrooms, Office & Full Bath Complete The 2nd Floor; Finished Lower Level Has 2 Large Areas For More Space & Workshop Area; Central Air, 200 Amp Electric & Lush Backyard; Detached 2 Car Garage Has A 1 Bedroom Unit Above It w/Separate Entrance & Deck, Bedroom Has A Slider w/Balcony; Garage Has Additional Storage Area; Live In One unit And Rent The Other One Out To Help With The Mortgage! Very Unique Property That Doesn't Disappoint!

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Posted by Gregory Murphy on 7/8/2019

Ranch Home Zoned For Mixed Use (Home Office Would Be Perfect) w/Sign Frame Already Installed; City Sewer! Updated Roof, Vinyl Windows, Heating System and Hot Water Heater; 200 Amp Electric Panel & Storage in Basement; Walk-up Attic Has a Finished Room Perfect For A Playroom & Another Room unfinished for Additional Storage; Good Size Yard & Parking; Home Is Ready For Occupancy! Use As Residential Home, Mixed Use Or Straight Commercial (Check Zoning For Commercial Uses); Excellent Car Count For A Business or Just For The Sign Space To Promote Your Business; Easy To Show!

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