Category Archives: Home for the Holidays

Tricks, Treats & Spook Free Tips

Halloween is full of tricks, treats, ghoulish games, frightening frocks, cute costumes, glowing Jack O’ Lanterns, pumpkin packed parties, and of course spookiness! Unfortunately, all of the frightening fun has dangers lurking behind them. Whether you are a parent of … Continue reading

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Your Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Fall is a good time to take care of big home repair projects before shorter days (and in many areas, ice and snow) make outdoor work too difficult. And if you do live in an area with cold winters, take … Continue reading

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Cupid’s Counting Down! Great At-Home Date Night Ideas

Can you believe it?! Tuesday is Valentine’s Day!  Yes, it’s the day Hallmark is king and restaurants are filled to the brim.  If you haven’t made dinner reservations yet, you may be standing for hours at the door. For many … Continue reading

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Jocelyn Bingaman’s Voice of Rett Syndrome

My Coldwell Banker Advantage family asked me to share my story of ‘Home’. Hi, my name is Jocelyn Bingaman and I am a sassy 12-year-old girl who loves watching movies, listening to music and attending school. I live in St. Joseph, … Continue reading

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Simple and Cost-effective Ways To Freshen Up Any Room In Your Home

One of the simplest and cost-effective ways to freshen up a room is with a new coat of paint. Unlike painting your house’s exterior, which is a huge undertaking, painting a room is relatively pain-free — if you use the … Continue reading

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Selling Your House? Easy Tips to Help Make Your Home Show Ready At A Moments Notice!

Selling your house? Those frequent showings can be a real hassle. You know it’s worth it to do your best to accommodate them, but that doesn’t make it any easier! Here are some easy tips to help keep your house … Continue reading

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The Road to a Neighbor’s House is Never Long.

Whether you rent a city apartment or own a family home in the countryside, live miles away from your nearest neighbor or are situated close enough to chat from your own back patio—you can make small changes in your community … Continue reading

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