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Home Shopping: Starter Home or Forever Home?

First time home buyers have a choice to make. They can purchase a "forever" home with the intention of it being something that they can grow into and live in for many years to come, or they can purchase a starter home and save money or wait until their lifestyle requires it to move into a bigger house. Neither option is a bad decision; however, you may want to consider a few critical factors before you go ahead and make a purchase.

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5 Landscaping Ideas to Add Curb Appeal and Value

When driving through any neighborhood, you'll almost always see a few houses that stand out just a little bit more from the others. Often it's their yard and landscape that's eye-catching.

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4 Ways To Improve The Air Quality In Your Home

Air quality can have a significant effect on the health and wellbeing of you and your family. When you think of pollution and hazardous air, you may think of being in major cities and having to deal with smog, but in truth, it's more complicated than that. Contaminants happen inside homes too, and it's crucial to address this regularly to combat the effects poor air quality can have on your health. 

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Home Improvement Projects to Tackle This Spring

When the cold air finally moves out, it becomes the perfect time to tackle home improvement projects that were too difficult to do during our cold Connecticut winter. Take a look at some of these “must-do” tasks that can make a significant difference on your home, and potentially save you some money in the year ahead.

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