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Myersjulie31, Home Buyer in Blakeslee, PA
Myersjulie31 answered:
landscaping ideas
If you are looking for good ideas for landscaping, first it is good to know what your yard is like. You want something that fits with the rest of your home well. If you have natural hil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 23, 2015 Design & Decor in Palos Verdes
Kelley Carte…, Real Estate Pro in 85255
Kelley Carter-Hecht answered:
I want to sell my fairly used furniture that's in great condition due to my redeployment. Does anyone know where I can take them, please ?
Hello! If you go on facebook, you can look for the Swip Swap pages of local communities that are nearest to your home. You can also post a free ad on craigslist. If you need help doing ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 21, 2015 Design & Decor in Scottsdale
Nora Moore, Home Buyer in American Fork, UT
Nora Moore answered:
What are some recommendations for zero maintenance landscaping/yard designs?
Zero maintenance landscaping is a big plus for me as well. Unless gardening is your thing, most people are too busy to mess with their yard all the time. Having native plants would defi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 21, 2015 Design & Decor in Miami
Jennifer Fiv…, Real Estate Pro in Red Hook, NY
Jennifer Fivelsdal answered:
What has a higher resale value? Hardwood or tile (for living areas)
Based on what consumers are saying hardwood seem to be their first choice
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 14, 2015 Design & Decor in San Ramon
lewisremingt…, Home Owner in Rochester, NY
lewisremington19 answered:
For garden fencing - wood or metal?
I think it depends on what kinds of threats you have around your garden. If you are mostly just trying to keep out bigger animals like dogs and deer than a metal fence would do just fin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 14, 2015 Design & Decor in Mission Viejo
jimfurgeson88, Other/Just Looking in New York, NY
jimfurgeson88 answered:
Tile or Hardwood?
Tile is a great way to go, especially if you have a pool. It would be easy to clean up any pool water that gets tracked into your house! Aesthetically speaking, you could look for a loc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 12, 2015 Design & Decor in 55448
wwest1980, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
wwest1980 answered:
What are some nice, but still affordable furniture stores in San Francisco?
My wife and I have been looking for some good furniture to put in our empty apartment. We just got married and moved into our own apartment. Right now, there is literally no furniture ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 9, 2015 Design & Decor in San Francisco
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
Landscaping, is it worth it? Is the neighborhood worth it?
In my humble opinion, no home improvement should be done for the purpose of getting it back in value. Dollar for dollar, it's not likely to happen. The reason for home improvements shou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 7, 2015 Design & Decor in 95448
John Connor, Home Buyer in Kansas City, MO
John Connor answered:
The Kitchen is No Longer ‘Heart of the Home’?
I think that this is so true. People love to be outside when good weather hits because that is the best time to be outside. I think that since humanity had always been fascinated with n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 6, 2015 Design & Decor in California
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
does it pay to upgrade to stainless appliances?
If your intent is to sell in "A FEW YEARS' it will not matter one bit what appliances you install. If they are not less than a year old at time of sale, they have NO influence on value. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 3, 2015 Design & Decor in Punta Gorda
Jean Leon Ma…, Real Estate Pro in Camelback East, Phoe...
Jean Leon Magnotto answered:
Any long term success with plywood floors as the main flooring material?
I have not seen this used residentially in person, but I have seen it in a local art gallery. I believe they put it in about two years ago, and it still looks good !
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 30, 2014 Design & Decor
Derrick Sly, Home Buyer in Albuquerque, NM
Derrick Sly answered:
Does an above-ground pool (something standard...not grandiose) increase or decrease the value of a home? And by how much?
I would say that most above ground pools are for quick assembly during the summertime. That being said, they should affect value about as much as a tent would. You can always just take ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 19, 2014 Design & Decor in Melbourne
Amber Cadore…, Real Estate Pro in 02038
Amber Cadorette answered:
I am looking to replace my brick fireplace by using stone veneers. Does anyone know of a good contractor in the Franklin area that does this?
Hi Kim - I am a local Realtor and just saw your question. Have you made a decision? If not, I would be happy to recommend a local contractor. Please let me know.

Thank you,
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 19, 2014 Design & Decor in 02038
greyson072508, Other/Just Looking in Muskegon, MI
greyson072508 asked:
Is there any way to view Creekwood Estates located at 1217 E. River Rd. Muskegon, Mi. 49445 Creekwood Estates offers subsidized housing. 2 bedroom 1 bathroom duplex.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 19, 2014 Design & Decor in 49445
garypuntman, Other/Just Looking in Los Angeles, CA
garypuntman answered:
i sell kitchens,libraries,closets-all custom cabinets at great discount prices-we design as well-where is
I want to do a home renovation soon. I would love some custom cabinets made for me. I think that you can make flyers or posters. Using social media is also a great way to promote you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 17, 2014 Design & Decor in Southampton
Jessie Bonap…, Real Estate Pro in 10023
Jessie Bonaparte answered:
Client asked me what are the pros and cons of Tile or Wood on the kitchen floor.
In any areas where there are water facilities tile floors should be considered before a wooden floor. The main reason is water damage. Tile will create a much better water resistant and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 14, 2014 Design & Decor in Bedford
Susie Kay, Real Estate Pro in Frisco, TX
Susie Kay answered:
Tile or Hardwood floor in bedrooms ? Rest of the apartment has tile.
Hardwood is the way to go.

Good luck!

Susie Kay
Realtor & Certified Stager
United Real Estate
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 13, 2014 Design & Decor in Dublin
garypuntman, Other/Just Looking in Los Angeles, CA
garypuntman answered:
I am looking for a good landscape service for my residence in central Austin. Can anyone recommend a good landscaper?
I am looking for someone as well. I think that it would make a big difference for me. I want to add some more curb appeal to my home.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 18, 2014 Design & Decor in 78702
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