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Look for a Living Room that You Can Customize to Fit Your Lifestyle
Posted on Sat, 31 Aug 2019, 11:30:00 AM  in Home buying tips,  My services, etc.
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If you are looking for a home to buy and want something that reflects your personality, you may want to take time to envision room in the homes you visit as clean slates. What can you do to customize a room to fit your lifestyle? Lifestyle is just as important as your new home. Consider homes that allow you to arrange the rooms and furnishings you have to accommodate how you want to live. Thinking about what you want to do in the rooms of your new home will help you choose the best fit for your daily life.Look for a Living Room that You Can Customize to Fit Your Lifestyle

 

Family Time

You may want to arrange a living area or family room to fit well with your family life. If you buy a home with a formal living space, the room may be wasted if your reality is filled with toys and handmade art. Consider transforming the formal area into a playroom or game room for the family. Young children will appreciate having a place to play and have fun! You may also want to find a home that has an open floor plan, so you can participate in family time and keep an eye on dinner cooking.

 

Hobbies

If your hobbies are a big part of who you are, you may want to consider transforming a living space into a room that allows you to work on your hobbies comfortably. Whether you paint, write, participate in sports, or love board games, a living space dedicated to your hobby will allow you to focus on what you love to do more often.

 

Books

If you are an avid reader or like to collect old books, find the space for your books by considering how easy it is to install bookshelves in your living areas. Will your books look good and be safe in the living spaces that the home offers? You can also turn an extra bedroom into an additional living area or library.

 

Is There Enough Floor Space?

If you like to work out in your home in the morning, how many items of furniture will you have to move to have enough space? Consider a large enough room for yoga mats so that you can start your workout right away.

 

Are there family members in your household with mobility issues? You may need a large amount of floor space to accommodate furnishings and provide enough space for everyone to move around comfortably.

 

A Total Transformation

Many movie lovers want a home that will accommodate theatre seating and a projection screen. View the living spaces in the homes you visit as opportunities to have the home movie theatre you've always wanted. Are the walls tall enough and large enough to fit the equipment you need to watch your movies comfortably? Consider the size of theatre seating and the amount of floor space you want for lounging areas.

 

Does Your Furniture Work?

Consider the furniture you have now when you look at homes to purchase. Talk to your REALTOR® about the furnishings you have now and the ideal amount of space to accommodate the pieces you currently own. If they know what you want to have in your home and how you want your rooms to flow, it will be easier for them to show you the right homes for your lifestyle.

 

When you start looking for a home to purchase, keep in mind that you are comfortable with a particular lifestyle, and living daily life a specific way. View homes as candidates that may or may not fit into your lifestyle.


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Rise Properties Trust Enters South Puget Sound
Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019, 11:25:00 AM  in My services
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Canadian Real Estate Investment company, Rise Properties Trust has spent the last ten months profiting from Seattle’s South Puget Sound Commerical Real Estate. Specializing, specifically in apartment building acquisition with a track record of over 10,000 transactions completed to date. The Trust is investing primarily in older, more established rental properties that have existing renters but need minor tweaks to become viable again. Presently, the firm boasts a diverse investment portfolio of $26 million worth of properties throughout the Northwest Region.Rise Properties Trust Enters South Puget Sound

 

Why Seattle?

Rise Properties Trust believes that because of Seattle’s topographical limitations, it is the prime location for investors seeking low-risk options with high appreciation probability. Taking a more in-depth look at the housing market provides more evidence as to why Seattle has one of the United States’ highest concentrations of renters.

While the expansion potential for home construction has reached its peak-there will always be a demand for rental properties. The business move to South Puget Sound comes as an effort to expand Rise Properties Trust’s interests in a new region, while still simultaneously building upon their three-decade-old private in-house housing market.

 

Echo Boomers

The move to Seattle was to cater to a specific demographic, generally speaking, Echo Boomers-who are citizens ranging in age from 20-34. This age group, in its abundance, is more likely to be in a pre-home buying phase, where the individuals are still dependent on apartment living but afraid of leaping into homeownership. Rise Properties Trust believes that the recession of 2007 to 2011 has a lot to blame for their hesitate and the overall decline in home buying amongst young adults in the United States. Most millennials in the United States do not have a desire to commit to a dated housing system riddled with inconsistencies. Choosing instead to give in to the predictability of renter’s contracts, rather than take on mortgages with stringent underwriting.

During the recession also known as the “great recession,” nearly 4 million citizens were left looking for places to live.

The company suggests that as the desire for homeownership declines, even a 1% decrease will eventually equate to roughly 1.1 million in new renters being produced in the United States. Seattle, Washington has also seen a decline in homeownership since the recession. Though the housing decline is not as significant in comparison to other hard struck cities, such as Chicago, Illinois or Detroit, Michigan, Seattle's economy has managed to stay intact and grow. The city has seen a surge in job creation since 2017, that has amounted to over 40,000 jobs produced within the city’s limits alone.

 

Options For Future Investing In Apartments

Apartment buildings offer economically stable investment opportunities, with steady annual returns that are risk-adjusted. In terms of viability, Rise Properties Trust suggests that apartment rentals offer a better ROI and less volatility than Hotels, Retail, Office Buildings, and Industries.

Rise Properties Trust offers clients the lastest in internal market knowledge with over 100 years of experience in the real estate industry. As long as there is a market for apartment living, there will always be revenue streams and an ROI to be had.

 

Concerning profit and investment management, Rise Properties Trust incorporates a system that is meticulous at locating under-developed properties throughout the Northwest. With budgetary planning, the company offers these rental properties an outlet by assuming all or partial financial and structural responsibility. Because Rise Properties Trust’s market is respectfully closed to public influence, any fluctuations in the stock market are not always felt. This means more stability for those looking to invest but concerned about how the stock market would impact their assets.


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Tips to Help Ensure Your New Home and City are to Your Liking
Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019, 02:35:00 PM  in Home buying tips
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Finding out your company promoted you to a new and exciting position means a boost in your financial health and a dramatic shift in your work responsibilities. It also might entail a necessary relocation to another division of the company, possibly in an area you have only read about in the past.Tips to Help Ensure Your New Home and City are to Your Liking

 

Before moving into a new area, there are a few details you might want to look into to make sure that you do not find yourself experiences a multitude of surprises after your relocation. These include different aspects within your neighbourhood and around the city-at-large nearest your home. Other places that are often visited by locals should also get a visit from you, at least online. Check reviews, as well, to see what people say and how businesses interact with their customers.

 

Within your neighbourhood, look at the sidewalks and park strips along the sides of the road. Keep an eye on the trees, as well. The condition of these can give you information about your home-to-be, your neighbours, and how important the city government views the area in general. However, it might also fall on residents to maintain these areas, so make sure you find out from your REALTOR® instead of your new neighbours. Pot-holed streets can also depict how responsive government offices and their employees are to residents and businesses.

 

Within the home you purchase, check the quality of the water. Taste it for yourself. Hard water often leaves deposits that require special cleansers to remove. You might find evidence inside the toilet tank. If there is no sign of calcium deposits, you do not need a water softener for your new home. Water that becomes overly softened can taste oily, an entirely unpleasant taste to those new to an area.

 

Ice cubes made from this kind of water leave a similar-looking particulate matter in drinking glasses unless you first boil the water used to make the ice. Hard water, however, tastes better to many people than soft water because of the salt used during the softening process. Boiling the water before making ice removes the calcium that collects into small, visible pieces in the bottom of a glass. However, these deposits are entirely harmless.

 

Another thing that you might want to find details about along with knowing when the garbage pick-up day is, but where cans must remain on other days. The pathway in between where this place is located and the space where you must place them for pick-up should be something easily managed with heavily-laden cans. Take into consideration ice and snow for the winter months.

 

Moving into a new area means you know nothing about your new neighbours. You can discover much of this information online. While you most likely cannot find out about neighbours with dangers inside their homes, looking at aerial maps can tell you about the outside premises in general. Pools and hot tubs can be highly attractive to youngsters, so knowing where such amenities exist can give you some peace.

 

Near your neighbourhood, you should also look at small streams, ponds, and lakes that can draw the attention and fascination of children and teens. At the same time, smaller-sized parks can provide a quiet environment when you need family time away from distracting televisions, unpacked boxes, and other impediments to good conversation.

 

While following these tips can give you unique insight into the area your family will soon live and work in, the real feel of your new house only happens after you move. Take the time to make the first adjustments of living in your new community. Give yourself time for this to happen, and enjoying things in your new home will come naturally.


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Garden Decorating Tips
Posted on Mon, 15 Jul 2019, 02:25:00 PM  in Marketing strategies
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The garden is a natural extension of the home. Even though many people do not focus on decorating the space, it is vital to bring it together with the rest of the interior's furnishings in order to establish a clear sense of unity in your decorations. One of the best ways to do this is by focusing on what you have going on inside and seeing how you can bring it more in line with what you have outside. Follow some of these tips when decorating your outside space, and see what a difference it can make for your home.Garden Decorating Tips

 

Decorate with Ornaments

Always think about how you can apply ornaments to establish a unique presence in a room. One of the best ways to do this is to use standout fixtures in the garden greenery itself. Work with lanterns and sections of wrought iron to tie together the elements in the garden by leading the eye and framing the greenery itself. Because of how the sections will stand out against the natural beauty, you can create borders to divide out your garden. Always plan with a certain pathway in mind, as it can be easy to lead the viewer from one section to the next with ornaments.

 

Dress up Entrances

One of the best ways to establish a common theme in the garden is to look at entrances and see how you can create a desirable connection between the interior and the exterior. This means not only the entrance from the house to the garden, but also from the garden to other sections outside a wall. Create striking statements by applying different materials and centerpieces to the sides of or above the central gate itself. Here you can get really creative and let your personality shine through in your decorations.

 

Unify Furnishings

Although the furnishings that you set up outside will ultimately be different from the furnishings that you set up inside, there are still common themes that you can bring together in order to get the most unification in your decorations. Pay attention to some common colors and patterns that are present in your indoor furnishings and see how you can arrange them gracefully with the outside ones. Common colors like black or red or brown can make a tremendous difference in how you unify your pieces, especially if you want to create a powerful degree of contrast with your plants.

 

Play up the Sounds

One of the best ways to create an escape in your backyard is to work with the sounds. These can include natural sounds like the local birds and the wind, or sounds that are based on your furnishings, like fountains and wind chimes. Think about how you want to decorate in your area and focus on establishing a presence that you know will entice the viewer. One of the best ways to do this is create the appropriate distance from the sounds. Think about where the auditory experience will work best and arrange a comfortable social area there.

 

Focus on Scents

The garden should feel like another world. One of the best ways to do that is to focus on some of the scents that you can have present in the garden. Hedges and sections of wildflowers can be a great way to establish the desirable degree of scent in the area. It is actually possible to lead the viewer with scents as well, as they will want to change their direction in order to enjoy all that the garden has to offer. Avoid making any area too full of scents, however, as they may begin clashing with each other.


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Use These Six Ideas to Update a Home’s Kitchen
Sunday, 30 June 2019, 09:35:00 AM
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Before you move into an older home, you may want to have some updates completed to make it more livable. The kitchen is one area of an older house that often requires remodeling because it has a poor floor plan. Today, more homeowners want to stay at home to cook fantastic meals for their families and guests, so it is essential to have an updated kitchen that is pleasant to work in. Here are some of the ideas for having a kitchen remodeled before you move into the home.Use These Six Ideas to Update a Home’s Kitchen

 

Contact a Professional Kitchen Designer

Look for a professional kitchen designer to help you with a new floor plan. This expert will understand how to look at a home’s blueprints to know where the plumbing lines and electrical wires are located. With computer software, a designer can show you different ways to change a kitchen to give it a better floor plan. In some cases, it is possible to add windows, additional sinks and a breakfast nook because the designer knows how to optimize the space.

 

Additional Lighting Fixtures

Rather than coping with a dark kitchen that is difficult to work in, you can add new types of lighting fixtures to the ceilings or walls in addition to underneath the cabinets. This will make it easier to perform particular tasks in a kitchen, such as using an electric mixer and baking sheets or cutting vegetables on a chopping board. With modern lighting fixtures, you can also save money on your utility bills because the items will use newer types of bulbs that require less energy.

 

New Kitchen Cabinets

The cabinets in a kitchen will often degrade, giving the space an unattractive appearance. Older cabinets may not have specialized shelving systems to store certain items in your kitchen. In addition, the wall and floor space for a kitchen’s cabinets are often used inefficiently, leading to large spaces above the items or gaps between the different sections of cabinets. A designer can create a better cabinet storage system that utilizes all of the kitchen’s space so that you can store more items to have a streamlined work area. You can choose from many types of wood finishes for the cabinets in your kitchen, and also, there are numerous types of kitchen countertop materials to choose from to have a beautiful kitchen.

 

Updated Plumbing Fixtures

During a kitchen remodeling, you should replace the pipes that are in the walls, making sure to have additional connectors for modern appliances. You can add pipes to have a built-in dishwasher or to have a refrigerator with an automated ice machine. Rather than installing only one sink in the kitchen, you can have a double sink that makes it easier to wash and dry dishes.

 

Modern Appliances

Have modern appliances installed in your home’s kitchen before you move in. With a new floor plan, you can have the space for a large refrigerator with multiple doors along with a stove that has more than four burners. If you select a stove with two ovens, then you can bake several items at one time at different temperatures. You can also have a countertop that is designed for storing popular small appliances such as slow cookers, blenders and coffee makers.

 

Extra Details

After the major remodeling process, you will want to add extra details to a kitchen with slip-resistant floor tiles and easy to wash paint on the walls. You can also add modern ceiling fans to keep a kitchen cooler during the summer.


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4 Benefits of Buying a Fixer-Upper
Posted on Sat, 15 Jun 2019, 09:30:00 AM  in Home buying tips
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Buying a new home is a significant purchase, and buyers will want to choose a property wisely. While searching for homes, you should not rule out buying a fixer-upper. Even though the property needs a little tender loving care, it could turn out to be the perfect place for you and your family to live. Many fixer-uppers can also lead to rental income for homeowners in the future. Continue reading to learn how buying a fixer-upper could be beneficial to serious buyers.

 

Budget-Friendly

Even with the remodelling costs, a fixer-upper may be within your budget. Do not look at this type of purchase as a waste of money because the repairs could be negotiated in the asking price. An experienced sales representative can have the price reduced based on the repairs and upgrades that you need to make to the property. Although you should be hesitant to purchase a home that is priced too low, a good deal is typically available for fixer-uppers. The sale price is often used as a marketing tool to attract buyers. If you choose to purchase this type of budget-friendly option, you can spend the money saved to turn the property into your dream home.4 Benefits of Buying a Fixer-Upper

 

Ideal Location

The area you prefer to live in could have a limited number of homes for sale, and finding a property within your budget might be just as challenging. However, buying a home that needs repairs and renovations may not seem so bad when you can live in the neighbourhood of your choice, especially if the home inspection you paid for returns with inexpensive repair and renovation recommendations. Most buyers will conduct research about local hospitals, schools, and businesses in a community, and proximity to their job, putting location at the top of their list. If moving into a specific area is one of the top factors for your family, buying a fixer-upper may not be a wrong choice.

 

Customized Renovations

When you purchase a newly built home, the property will generally be move-in ready. While making upgrades is possible, you do not want to spend a lot of money on the house only to incur other costly expenses. Therefore, buying a fixer-upper could allow you to purchase a lovely home within a great location and make design choices of your own. Think of the property as a blank canvas where you have the freedom to customize the house as you wish. You can turn a bedroom into an office, or design a full basement, complete with another bedroom and bathroom, or you could install a private pool, as long as you abide by housing rules and regulations.

 

Earning Potential

Even if you purchase your home at a great price, the property could earn you more money in the future if you sell or rent out the house. When you fix up the rooms in the home, you add value to the property almost instantly. You have likely saved money on the down payment, and your monthly mortgage payments could be lower than those associated with new, move-in ready homes; these savings can be spent on top-of-the-line appliances and renovations that give the property more appeal when you decide to put in on the market in the future. Remember that in addition to fixing up the home, you are building equity.

 

The decision to purchase a fixer-upper will come down to your budget, availability, and your preferences. Speak with a sales representative to get more insight on these types of properties, and honest advice. Remember that even the best homes often need a little fixing up!


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Home Buyers: Looking for the Perfect Porch!
Posted on Fri, 31 May 2019, 02:45:00 PM  in Home buying tips,  My services, etc.
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If outdoor living is what you want in the warmer months of the year, consider talking to your REALTOR® about homes with the kind of porch you'd like. While all homes can't have the best outdoor spaces, having something to work with is ideal.Home Buyers Looking for the Perfect Porch

 

Options for a Back Porch

 

Outdoor Kitchens

If you like to entertain and cook, you may want a back porch that is large enough for a kitchen and several people. If the house you wish to purchase has a small back porch area, consider what you could do to extend it by way of a patio or pergola. Hanging outdoor lights and having a long farm-style table for outdoor dinners can make for a great area to spend the weekends with friends and family.

 

Relaxing to the Extreme

If your days off are all about lounging, you can decorate your back porch with furnishings and plants that help you sink into your comfort zone. Outdoor beds and hammocks are great for people who love to relax. Turn your porch into an oasis with a space to stretch out, plants, and a trickling water feature.

 

Front Porch Visions

 

Morning Coffee or Tea

Hanging chairs with delicate tables for morning coffee are an excellent option for people watching or taking in the sunrise. Create romantic spaces to enjoy the morning quiet and let the sun wake you up naturally. Be mindful of clutter on a front porch and add enough to make it a special place to enjoy for one or two people.

 

The Big Front Porch

If you are lucky enough to get a home with a lot of space on the front porch, you can consider making it an area for entertaining neighbours, or you can make it a space that is useful for the whole family. Consider a crafting area on one side and a dining area for lunches or dinners on the other side.

 

If you want a more private front porch, consider tall potted plants and low hanging hammocks for a private paradise. Use the colours you love to create a relaxing area that shines with your personality.

 

Small Balcony or Patio Spaces

 

If you want to purchase a condominium or a townhome and you don't have much space, consider building furniture for the space you have. Custom outdoor furniture with storage can give your area the personal touches it deserves. You can also find planters, screens, and potted shrubs that will turn our small outdoor space into a secret garden retreat.

 

If you love to watch TV when you relax, consider turning a balcony or patio into a bar area for a unique way to relax and watch your favourite show or game. A bar set is narrow and takes up less space than some larger lounge chairs, so they are perfect for balconies. Hang lights and pictures of your favourite movies or team on the outside walls to show off.

 

No matter what your personality is, there is always a porch that you can customize into your ideal space. If you tour a home without a porch, consider a pergola or other free standing outdoor room, so you can still enjoy the benefits of outdoor living space.


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Benefits of Using Social Media to Sell Your Home
Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019, 02:40:00 PM  in Home selling tips,  My services, etc.
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Thanks to modern technology, homeowners have a variety of selling tools that do not cost them a lot of money, such as social media. A majority of social media platforms are free for personal and professional usage. This means you can reach countless people around the world, all with a posted message, image, link, and more. Continue reading to learn some of the benefits that social media can provide when you are trying to sell your home.Benefits of Using Social Media to Sell Your Home

 

It’s Free

Signing up for a personal or professional social media account is free. You can take advantage of the most popular platforms without spending any money, unlike most websites that homeowners use to list their properties. You can spend the saved money on staging the home, or hiring professional photographers to come in and snap pictures of your house for countless social media users to see. Some of the most popular platforms for sellers to register with free of charge are:

 

  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • Facebook

 

Global Reach

Many homebuyers come from different cities and states, as well as other countries. Reaching these people is easier to do with social media. You can post photos of your home on the platforms and gain access to serious buyers. Many social media users will share posts, especially if they know a friend or two who want to move to your area. Reaching people from different locations is a bonus because you don’t have to advertise in local newspapers around the country, or hire sales representatives in different states. Instead, you can post the description of the home on social media, along with area details and photos of your property and local businesses, and reach just as many people as a print ad could, and possibly more!

 

More Interacting

You can interact with potential customers directly, in real-time. When users like your post or share it with others, you can reach out to those individuals to share more details and to schedule a viewing. This is a benefit that allows you to keep a potential sale alive, as opposed to letting the viewer move on without asking for more details. Keep in mind that when you post on social media, you should be ready to respond within a timely manner.

 

Share Links

This is a good idea for sellers who own more than one home. If a buyer clicks on the link and determines that she is not interested in the house listed on the original post, she is now on your website and can check out other properties that you have up for sale. It is a good idea to post links with every message, even if you only post a couple of pictures. The objective is to persuade social media users to click on the link and browse your website for more details, and to share the link with their family members, friends, and colleagues.

 

Find Your New Home

A mistake that many homeowners make is selling their property without having a move-in option. You do not want to put a lot of time and money into selling your home, only to cancel the sale because you didn’t secure a move-in option. Therefore, while you are browsing social media and looking for popular real estate tags, you should use the platforms to find a home for you and your family. Although it is rare, some homeowners swap properties with each other. Regardless, social media can be an effective selling and buying tool for real estate.

 

Selling a home can be a challenging process, but there are many benefits available for sellers to take advantage of, like social media. You should speak with an experienced sales representative to learn how the platforms can boost your selling potential. He may have some other tips that get your home sold quickly, and for a great price!


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Decorating with Rockscaping
Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019, 10:30:00 AM  in My services
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Decorating your yard can be one of the most enjoyable aspects of owning a home. Planning for how you can decorate the outside of your area can allow you to really let your creativity shine. One of the most unique ways to decorate is through rockscaping. This is a style of outdoor decoration that focuses on establishing stone and rock fixtures, with less emphasis on greenery and more on wide open spaces and geometric configurations. It allows individuals to reduce their garden's upkeep needs, and establish a distinct sense of style in the area. If you are interested in exploring your rockscaping options, consider some of the following tips.Decorating with Rockscaping

 

Focus on the Details

Begin by thinking about what type of atmosphere you want to create. Like any green home garden, no two gardens of this variety will be the same. Plan the details according to your personal style and taste. There are more options available in this regard than people may think. Details can include things from specific colors and striation patterns to additional dry fixtures and geometric divisions. Think about the type of atmosphere you want to create and the message you want to share with those who see your home.

 

Work with Water

Contrary to popular belief, these landscapes do not need to emphasize complete dryness. Though your long-term water needs will be significantly reduced, you can still work with water around the area to create beautiful pool effects. Because of the insulation established by rock and stone effects, you can establish attractive stoneworks with the water as a foreground. This can immensely optimize your visual creativity, especially if you want to create a pooling or cascading effect here and there.

 

Think About the Lighting

If you live in an area that is especially sunny, it can be a good idea to plan for your lighting needs. Reflective lighting, especially, can be perfect for those who want to lead the eyes from one section of the area to the next. Many brighter and more reflective rock surfaces can actually serve to illuminate the area based on the surrounding fixtures. Like with anything else, experiment according to what effect you want to establish. It can be easy to arrange specific rocks in either a focal or mosaic array to direct the light on your property.

 

Plan for Colors

Take the exterior of your home into consideration as well. You want to tie in themes between different surfaces and rock arrangements, but you want to avoid being too matching or similar in your arrangement. Because of how versatile most home siding surfaces are, however, it can be easy to work with a synchronized system of rockscaping. Choose dark colors if you want to let the lighter ones stand out, and choose lighter colors to lead the eye along the darker ones. Transitions work especially well, so do not be afraid to experiment.

 

Do Not Avoid Greenery Entirely

Though you are seeking to minimize greenery, you do not have to get rid of it entirely. There are many plants that you can choose that will do well in your climate without needing too much water. You want to plan for your rockscaping in a way that will allow for the plants to act as the background, rather than the foreground of the scenes you set.

 

Incorporate Practical Effects

Wide open spaces can be invaluable in any such vista. Think about regular fixtures that you want to use in the yard as well. Things like walkways, tables, and chairs can all be included as decorative, as well as practical, elements. Plan them with the arrangement of your rockscaping, and see how they can play off of the elements that already exist.


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5 Things You Absolutely Need In Your New Home
Posted on Mon, 15 Apr 2019, 10:30:00 AM  in Home buying tips,  My services, etc.
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When buying your first home and deciding to live on your own away from family their are many things you may overlook and forget that you need them. In this article I will talk about 5 things that you need for your new home that you may have forgot about completely. People often focus on all the big things they need for their home such as furniture that they tend to overlook everything else that they may need in order to be happy within their new home.5 Things You Absolutely Need In Your New Home

 

Kitchen Utensils

One of the main things you are going to need in your new home is kitchen utensils and I am not just talking about your standard cutlery, plates, cups, or bowls but instead more specific items such as ice cream scooper, apple slicer, potato masher, potato peeler, big serving spoons, measuring cups, measuring spoons, bag clips, etc. It is also important to remember to buy pots, pans, a knife set, pot holders, hot pads, and other stuff that will make cooking in your new home possible.

 

Cleaning Supplies

The second most important thing you are going to need for your new home is cleaning supplies. It is easy to get overwhelmed by all of the stuff you need for your home when it comes to keeping your home clean. Whether you have carpet or hard wood floor you need to get a broom, mop, floor cleaning products, and a vacuum. You also will need glass cleaner, bathtub/shower cleaner and toilet bowl cleaner. It also would be a smart idea to have a few sponges around the house for cleaning purposes and also a toilet bowl cleaner brush to make it even easier to clean your toilets in your home. When I moved into my new home cleaning supplies was something I overlooked entirely.

 

Washer and Dryer

The third most important thing you need in your new home if you don't have one is a washer and dryer. It can be a pain and extremely costly to have to take your clothes to a laundromat to clean them. Aside from being a pain and costly it is also very time consuming to go to a laundromat so why not just make your life easier by getting a washer and dryer. This way you can clean your clothes in the comfort of your own home and save money in the long run by doing it this way.

 

Kitchen Appliances

The fourth most important things you are going to need in your home is kitchen appliances. You can't really cook food or make your favorite dinners without an oven and/or a microwave. Other helpful kitchen appliances would be a crockpot, a dishwasher, coffee pot, and a waffle maker. These kitchen appliances make your life way easier not only when it comes to cooking but having a dishwasher will help you clean up all the dishes you have to clean by making it so you don't have to do them by hand but instead can just use your dishwasher.

 

Home Décor

Last but not least home décor is a very important thing to have for your home because without it your home might feel empty. The home décor I have in my home is what makes it feel like home to me and shows my personal style. I recommend you go find some wall décor, or Knick knacks that you personally love to decorate your house to fit your personal style and to make it feel even more like home every time you walk in the door from a long day of work.


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