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    Buying or Refinancing Your Home this Spring? Tips for Success

    (StatePoint) Many Americans start to think about their housing needs this time of year. For some people spring aligns with the school calendar, given the time it takes to find the right home, arrange financing and move in time for the next academic year. For others, an income tax refund, coupled with refinancing a mortgage, is the way to fund a home improvement project.

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    Thoughtful home design: 4 tips to transform any small space

    (BPT) - During the 1950s, the average-sized American home was just around 1,700 square feet. Fast forward to today, and the average size has increased to about 2,600 square feet, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. While many Americans think the bigger the better, there is a growing trend of homeowners around the country opting to downsize to tiny homes, condominiums, apartments or just smaller single-family homes.

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    How trending home colors achieve their 'hot' status each year

    (BPT) - You see it every year — a “hot” new color begins appearing on phone cases, walls, ceilings, furnishings and accessories. Soon, virtually everyone who’s doing any kind of renovation or design work is incorporating that color into their project. Have you ever wondered how home color trends happen?

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Tuesday 02/21/2017
5 Ways to Add Luxury to Your Laundry Room
Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:34 am

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Cleaning Hacks to Tackle Each Room of Your Home
Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:34 am

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6 surprising spots in the home you can transform with a wholesale club membership
Posted: February 21, 2017

(BPT) - You may already know a wholesale club is a great place to buy groceries, but your membership in a club like BJ’s Wholesale can also help you save money in virtually every room of the house, not just the kitchen and pantry.

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Wednesday 02/15/2017
What to Know Before Replacing Home Flooring
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

(StatePoint) Whether you are building a new house or making upgrades on a current home, there is a lot to consider when it comes to flooring. It’s important to keep in mind that the choices available have changed in recent years.

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From Clogs to Backups: 3 Simple DIY Plumbing Fixes
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

(StatePoint) If the idea of doing-it-yourself where plumbing is concerned sounds intimidating, fear not. There are many simple fixes to common plumbing problems that just about anyone can take care of without professional assistance. More importantly, performing these simple maintenance tasks as they are needed can prevent larger problems from occurring.

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Tuesday 02/14/2017
On-Trend Transformations
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

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Easy Home Upgrades
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

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How to Maintain Marble Floors
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

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Millennials Go House Hunting, and Here's What They Crave
Updated: February 14, 2017 - 2:38 pm

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored by GAF-Guess who's been driving home sales for the past few years?

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Friday 02/03/2017
Water Treatment System Maintenance for the Well Owner
Updated: February 03, 2017 - 2:33 pm

(NewsUSA) - Water treatment can help household well owners address health risks and undesirable taste, odor, and smells -- but treatment systems work only if properly maintained, says the National Ground Water Association (NGWA), which operates the website, WellOwner.org.

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Tuesday 02/21/2017
Self-employed? Tips to help you navigate the mortgage process
Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - Sponsored ad content by Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc.

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Make a striking focal point the foundation of your spa-like bathroom
Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - American homeowners’ desire for spa-like bathrooms shows no signs of waning, says the latest Design Trends report by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). From freestanding bath tubs and floating vanities to LED lighting and soothing color schemes, some of the most-requested bathroom renovations focus on creating the atmosphere of luxury and calm found in world-class spas.

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Monday 02/20/2017
Flood insurance: Does your excuse hold water?
Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - We know the old saying: when it rains, it pours… and when it pours, it floods. With winter snow storms coming to an end, the threat of flooding increases as the snow begins to melt and the rivers and creeks begin to swell. It’s easy to forget about how powerfully destructive water can be. In fact, nine out of 10 natural disasters include flood, making it the number one disaster in the United States according to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). However, only 15 percent of homeowners have flood insurance. From 2006 to 2015, total flood claims cost more than $1.9 billion per year and the average claim was more than $46,000 during that time.

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Wednesday 02/15/2017
Buying a Home? What to Know about Down Payments
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

(StatePoint) If you're in the market to buy a home, your down payment is probably top of mind. However, it’s important to understand all your options, particularly if you’ve heard the rule of thumb that you shouldn't pursue homeownership unless you can put 20 percent down.

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Wednesday 02/08/2017
Exterior home improvements yield higher ROI for less money, report shows
Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:32 am

(BPT) - Renovation season is approaching. Do you know what home improvements will give you the best return for your money? Here’s a hint: step outside.

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Tuesday 02/07/2017
Light solutions: What to do when your house feels like a cave
Updated: February 15, 2017 - 2:32 am

(BPT) - A house with ample windows can win your heart with silent promises of sun-drenched rooms and warm breezes wafting through open windows. The truth, however, is that even a home with windows galore can have rooms that feel dark and cave like.

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Monday 02/06/2017
4 bathroom design trends that marry luxury, beauty and sensibility
Updated: February 14, 2017 - 2:32 am

(BPT) - When you’re ready to create the bathroom of your dreams, it’s no time to chase fads. You want design trends with enduring appeal, concepts that blend luxury, beauty, sensibility and eco-friendliness. Striking the perfect balance between indulgence and practicality can result in a bathroom where you’ll happily spend time getting ready to face the world or decompressing after a busy day.

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Monday 01/30/2017
What you should know about rising interest rates
Updated: February 07, 2017 - 2:32 am

(BPT) - Homeowners planning to refinance and buyers searching for a home may have an idea of what’s in store for them with regards to interest rates, but they never really know until they lock in a rate. This is in part because rates can change direction fast, and when they rise—as they have been recently—it can cost borrowers a great deal of money and time.

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Wednesday 01/25/2017
Six factors driving the cost of your new HVAC system
Updated: February 02, 2017 - 2:32 am

(BPT) - More than half of homes in the U.S were built before 1980, according to U.S. Census figures. With most home heating and ventilation systems lasting around 20 years, millions of American homeowners will be looking at replacing their HVAC systems this year. If you’ll be among them, understanding the factors that influence the cost of a system could help save you money in the long run.

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Tuesday 01/24/2017
Where to find rebates, tax credits and rewards for energy-efficient home improvements
Updated: February 01, 2017 - 2:32 am

(BPT) - If you’re planning to make some home improvements this year, you’re probably thinking about energy-efficient options, knowing they can save you money in the long run. However, many eco-friendly home improvements that help lower your energy bills can also pay off right away in the form of rebates and tax credits.

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