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Composting Tips - Homeowners - Counselor Realty

Would you like to actively contribute to the environment when taking care of your lawn? You should try composting. Homeowners are recognizing how valuable compost can be on their lawn when used in top dressing. Our Edina homes for sale and Glenwood homes for sale have enough backyard space to give you enough room to make compost. Here is a comprehensive guide on how to start composting.

Why You Should Compost

 Compositing is essential because it:

  • Reduces waste and greenhouse gas...

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Interior Painting Tips - Homeowners - Counselor Realty

Have you ever noticed that some homes look brand new after an interior paint job, while others look like an old house with fresh paint? If you're considering adding your house to the inventories of Coon Rapid homes for sale or Detroit Lakes homes for sale or sprucing up a new place yourself, you can achieve that pristine appearance yourself by following a few simple tips. 

  • Protect the Space
    Cover floor and furniture that can't be moved out so that you aren't constantly chasing messy...

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Laundry Room Appliances - Homeowners - Counselor Realty

Once you decide on a house after browsing Bemidji homes for sale and Brainerd homes for sale, you'll probably need a few new appliances. A washer and dryer are essential devices, but settling on the right models with so many available options can be hard. We share six considerations before you complete your laundry room.

  1. Consider Size
    Size is a vital consideration for washers and dryers as you don't want units that are too big for the available space. Measure the space in your home to...

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Unconventional Pets - Homeowners - Counselor Realty

National Pet Day is recognized every April, but those with pets know that every day is pet day in our households! If you haven't given your heart to a pet yet, maybe it's because you haven't found the right one for you yet. Here are a handful of unconventional pets to consider as you shop Alexandria homes for sale.

  • Sugar Glider
    Sugar gliders are one of the most popular unconventional pets. While they're small and can be kept in a cage like a hamster or a gerbil, they are actually...

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Remodeling Projects - Home Improvement - Counselor Realty

Did you know that March is National Craft Month? If you're getting stir crazy from being inside all winter, but the weather isn't quite nice enough to head outdoors, pour your pent-up energy into crafting. Especially if you're planning on listing your home this year, you can put your crafting effort toward fixing up your home and copying some of the trendy looks found in Victoria homes for sale.

  • Get creative with a chalkboard-painted wall.
    Chalkboard paint is great for making a...

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Decorating Styles - Sell a Home - Counselor Realty

You want to update your home's decor, but you aren't sure how redecorating will impact your ability to sell your home. In many cases, redecorating a home can make it more attractive to potential buyers, especially if you stick with popular decorating styles. Check out a few buyer-friendly decorating options to embrace before you add your home to the list of Rochester homes for sale

  1. Bring Outdoor Elements Inside
    Many people want to reconnect with nature, and this goal is impacting...

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Prepare for Home Emergencies - Counselor Realty

Your home is your castle, and you have to defend it against leaks, rodents, fires, and other emergencies. Whether you are settling into your home or still browsing Maple Grove homes for sale, it's essential to think about how to handle common emergencies. To that end, the following are common threats you'll want to protect your home from suffering.

  • Leaks
    Broken faucets, damaged sewer lines, frozen irrigation systems, and other plumbing problems can cause significant leaks in your home...

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Organizing a Kitchen Pantry - Counselor Realty

When checking out Edina homes for sale and Glenwood homes for sale, most buyers are keen on finding a house with a kitchen pantry. Whether you live alone or with your family, you'll need easy access to your kitchen pantry to source ingredients when cooking. However, most times, your kitchen pantry could be more disorganized than you'd like.

Besides organizing your kitchen pantry to help you access ingredients easily, an organized pantry also makes it easy to manage inventory. Use these...

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