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Cleaning Tips to Keep Your Home Virus-Free from the CDC and Cleveland Clinic

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the 2019 novel coronavirus or COVID-19 is transmitted primarily when healthy people come in close contact with someone infected who is sneezing or coughing. This is why social distancing is still considered one of the best ways of prevention. But what about the chances of… Read More

Enhance Your Interiors by Bringing the Outdoors into Your Home

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With almost everyone spending more time indoors these days, now is the perfect time to look for ways to brighten up your interiors. One of the best ways is to give your home a more natural feel by bringing in the outdoors. Introducing outdoor elements is a great way to add a calmer, more relaxing… Read More

How to Do Spring Cleaning with Kids

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Spring cleaning with the whole family doesn’t have to be a chore. There are plenty of fun and creative ways to get your kids involved in the housework. Take a look at these helpful tips below: Assign tasks that are age-appropriate Before giving your kids a task to do, make sure that the task isn’t… Read More

Get That Modern Vibe in Your Home with These 7 Ideas

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No matter what your home’s style is, you can infuse it with a modern vibe with just a few simple changes. Check out these ideas on how you can update your home and give it a contemporary look. Change your lighting fixtures Lighting can significantly define the mood in your home. To give your home… Read More

How to Avoid Common Home Disasters in the Winter

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Winters in Cleveland can get quite lovely, with holiday lights brightening up the snowy landscape, and the brave ones daring the cold for a slew of winter activities. However, temperatures in the metro can get quite chilly, and with that, potential home disasters can’t be far behind. How can you avoid these common winter mishaps?… Read More

Easy home decorating tips for Christmas

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One of the things that can get you in the mood for the holidays is decking out your home with Christmas décor. Before the Christmas carols, the gift giving, and the sumptuous feasts, set the stage for the holidays with these festive decorating ideas: DIY advent calendar – Instead of the usual cardboard boxes, use… Read More

Preparing Your Home for the Winter Months

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio homes for sale are a great investment, which is why they deserve proper maintenance year round. Much has been said about revitalizing your home after a brutal winter, and while it’s necessary to freshen up your property for the spring season, prevention is just as important. As a top Cleveland Realtor, these… Read More

5 value-boosting home improvement projects for the fall

Fall is more than just the season for apple-picking and taking colorful pictures. It’s also a great time for home improvements. Not only is the fall weather perfect for repairs or renovations, but building materials are also priced lower during this time due to lower demand. Here are 5 value-boosting fall home improvement projects to… Read More

Areas to target for spring cleaning

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Winter is gone, the temperature is rising, flowers are blooming, and it’s time to do the annual spring cleaning. I have tips on how you can tackle this ritual, but for this edition, let’s focus on areas that need extra care and attention. Put your gloves on and let’s get started! First Area: The Kitchen… Read More

10 DIY projects that would get your Cleveland home ready for fall festivities

Celebrate autumn! These DIY projects reflect the season’s vibrant colors. Here are some ideas to get you started. Create a wreath to celebrate fall. Make it as elaborate or as rustic as you want. 1. Dryer vent pumpkins Go to your local hardware to buy dryer vents in different sizes. Cut them with scissors or… Read More

Childproofing Your Home

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Is your home safe enough for your small child to roam around in? These simple home fixes will help you make sure: 1. Keep harmful items out of reach These are just some of the easiest ways to protect your children from accidents inside the home: Put away small choking hazards such as loose change,… Read More

10 Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring cleaning has become a yearly ritual that you simply can’t skip. Not only does it help make your home feel and look fresh, it also gives you the perfect chance to get rid of old, outdated stuff and make room for brand new ones. While you’ve probably been doing it for years, there’s always… Read More

Revitalizing your Home after Winter

It’s a great time of the year when the gray of winter gives way to the subtle colors of spring. And as the weather starts to warm up around Cleveland, it’s also time to revitalize your home and capture the freshness of the new season. Here are some tips on how to get your home… Read More

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