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Winter Home Renovations in Philly

Renovating your home during the cold, snowy months of winter might not make much sense for some projects. But, if you manage expectations and choose your projects wisely, you’ll find that you get the most for your money if you remodel during the winter.

January 09 / 2014
Author Amy Freeman
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Winter Fun in Philly: Where to Go Sledding

Although it’s not a city known for its hills, Philadelphia has some great spots for sledding and winter fun activities. Sledding hills are located throughout the city, so you’ll find one near your home the next time a snowstorm hits.

January 09 / 2014
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Is a Philly Rowhouse for You?

Living in a rowhouse is very different from living in a detached home or an apartment in a large building. Philadelphia has rowhouses in almost every section of the city. The houses vary in style based on when and where they were built.

January 09 / 2014
Author Amy Freeman
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Protect Your Home from Philadelphia Winters

The winter of 2013-2014 is expected to be colder than average. Get your home ready for winter by blocking out drafts, checking your furnace, and cleaning up outside. You’ll save money now and in the future.

January 09 / 2014
Author Amy Freeman
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Philly-focused Kitchen Decorations

Add small decorative touches to your kitchen to give it some Philly flavor. You can choose decorations that feature your favorite sports team, your favorite piece of public art, or a historical landmark.

December 13 / 2013
Author Amy Freeman
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Find the Best Home Improvement Contractor in Philadelphia

Finding a reliable home improvement contractor in Philadelphia doesn’t have to be like finding a needle in a haystack. Follow these steps before you hire a contractor to build your addition or renovate your home.

December 13 / 2013
Author Amy Freeman
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Your Guide to Holiday Decorations, Philly-style

Philadelphia loves decorating for the holidays, and now’s your chance to join in with the best of them. Whatever decorative theme you pick, make sure you keep safety in mind. If you have a homeowners association, be sure to clear it with them, too.

November 18 / 2013
Author Amy Freeman
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Mortgage Options in Philadelphia

Buying a home in Philadelphia usually also means taking out a mortgage. Don’t rush into the mortgage process blindly. Find out about the different mortgage options available and choose the best one for you.

November 18 / 2013
Author Amy Freeman
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House Settling: Should You Worry?

House settling can be a new home simply getting used to its place, or it can be the sign of a serious issue with the home. Signs that a house is in bad condition include large cracks in the foundation and uneven floors.

November 11 / 2013
Author Amy Freeman
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Advantages of Living Near Lincoln Financial Field

The neighborhoods near Lincoln Financial Field, the stadium where the Eagles play, are a great location for more than just sports fans. When you live near the stadium, you’re also near everyday conveniences.

November 08 / 2013
Author Amy Freeman
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