Five Places To Inspect In Your Home

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Five Places To Inspect In Your Home

Tags: Home Maintenance

Our homes require regular maintenance, both to protect our personal safety and to avoid costly repairs. Here are five of the most important items you should check in your home.  1. The fire extinguisher: It’s recommended that you keep at least one fire extinguisher on every floor. You should also keep one in the garage and in the basement.  2. Staircases and banisters: ...Read More

Big Ideas For Small Spaces

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Big Ideas For Small Spaces

Tags: Interior Design

Smaller rooms can be difficult to decorate, because if you don’t know a few important tricks, the space can end up feeling a little claustrophobic. Here’s how you can keep a room feeling airy and spacious, even if it’s just a studio apartment or an attic. Breathing room Your first inclination might be to arrange all your furniture flush against the walls. Though this may add a l...Read More

Tackle These Projects In a Single Day

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Tackle These Projects In a Single Day

Tags: D.I.Y

It’s easy to get stressed out just hearing the word “renovation.” You’re instantly thinking of having your home life disrupted by construction debris, cluttered rooms, and loud noises. But you don’t have to spend a ton of money and brace yourself for months of inconvenience to upgrade your home. Here are a few projects that you can knock out in a single day, and they...Read More

Five Tips For Reducing Clutter

By: Pierre Nadeau

Five Tips For Reducing Clutter

Tags: Cleaning

It doesn’t take much time to go from a perfectly organized room to a cluttered, chaotic mess. Papers pile up on surfaces, coats and bags end up on furniture, shoe boxes and shopping bags get stuffed in the first place you can find. But if you’re proactive, you can avoid the common clutter traps. Here are five ideas for reducing clutter:  1. Have a place for the things you bring i...Read More

Tax Time

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Tax Time

Tags: Taxes

April 18 will be here before you know it, and if you haven’t made a decision on how you’ll prepare your taxes this year, here are a few tips that may push you toward a DIY approach. Shop around for software TurboTax (www.turbotax.com) is generally the most popular and trusted tax software option, but you’ll typically have to pay around $60.00 per year. It may me worth your time ...Read More

Organic Food On A Budget

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Organic Food On A Budget

Tags: Organic

Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor required to produce it and consumers’ demand exceeding supply. So how do you get tasty organic food without spending a ton of extra money? Follow these tips to get more bang for your buck. Shop...Read More

Must Have Tools For First Time Home Buyers

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Must Have Tools For First Time Home Buyers

Tags: Home

When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman, you’re going to need to fix them yourself. Luckily, you don’t need an arsenal of tools to handle most home maintenance fixes. These five tools will cover most of your basic projects.  1. Cordless drill. A cordless drill is a must-have for installing c...Read More

Turning Your Bedroom Into a Lux Bedroom

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

Turning Your Bedroom Into a Lux Bedroom

Tags: Interior Design

For most of us, our bedroom is little more than a place to sleep and relax. However, just because it’s always been that way doesn’t mean that we have to settle for drab and dreary. One trend that’s gaining steam these days is converting your current bedroom into a luxury suite (or something comparable). If you want to live like you’re renting a room at the Ritz, then you w...Read More

THE DIRTIES: SOME HOTSPOTS IN YOUR HOME FOR GERMS!

By: Nadeau Real Estate Group

THE DIRTIES: SOME HOTSPOTS IN YOUR HOME FOR GERMS!

Tags: Cleaning

Of course, one of the dirtiest objects in anyone’s home is the toilet. But, that’s not the only place where dirt and germs accumulate. Here are five other dirty places and suggestions for cleaning them. Bath Towels - When you and your family dry off from your shower, your bath towel absorbs the water from your body. Then it sits all day breeding bacteria that thrive in warm, moist a...Read More