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Design & Decor in Santa Clara County : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Apr 29, 2017
John Smith asked:
Wed Dec 16, 2015
Arpad Racz answered:

Turning the second bedroom into an office, thereby eliminating calling it a bedroom (without closet) may have some negative issues from a value perspective.

All the best,

Arpad ... more
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Sat Dec 12, 2015
Alan May answered:
When I've had this conversation with flooring people, they've typically told me that the boards should be installed the same direction as the main staircase.

So if the stair steps go east to west, the boards will probably be best east to west, also.

But I don't think it's set in stone. Ask the opinion of your flooring professional.
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Tue Jan 31, 2012
minteriors answered:
IKEA vs. California Closets. If you can do it yourself, believe it, because I experienced this myself, the end product was worth it & saved me a couple of thousand dollars. In my opinion, as an Interior Designer I would recommend IKEA for closets and casegoods, but as a durable furniture product to sit, like sofas, no. ... more
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Tue Dec 13, 2011
John Arendsen answered:
Thumbs up to you Tina! Now when can you start on my homes?
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Mon Jul 27, 2009
Joe Nernberg answered:
$65.00 minimum each includes parts and installation. No panel upgrade is needed. Dimmer switches not needed (but recommended).
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Sun Aug 24, 2008
Sam Shueh answered:
Before you start anything talk to City Hall and an architect experienced with Cu code as you ended up wasting your money and resources. Everything you do need to be permitted. Non-permitted structure will lead to headaches as lender will not accept them during a sale. I had one deal the bank asked the seller to tear the improvements added. ... more
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