Category Archives: Southwest Michigan

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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Selling Your House? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale By Owner!

In today’s market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising, some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons this might not be a … Continue reading

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O’ Baby ~ 7 Often Missed Baby-proofing Home Tips

(BPT) – Most parents, or soon-to-be parents, are often aware of the obvious baby proofing checklist items: baby gates, electrical outlet covers, cabinet locks, sharp furniture corners, etc. However, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), there are … Continue reading

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Pre-vacation home safety tips

Vacation is something that we all look forward to, but it’s important not to forget about your home—and its safety—while you’re away. With some pre-planning, it’s easy to make sure your house is safe and secure, giving you peace of … Continue reading

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Make the transition a little less RUFF~ How to Prepare Your Home for New Pets

Congratulations! You’re considering getting a pet, or you’re about to bring a new furry friend home to join the family. This is an exciting moment. Of course, it also requires some preparation — part of which includes readying your home … Continue reading

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A Home with Somebody to Love

Coldwell Banker and Adopt-A-Pet.com renew a partnership to help find homes for adoptable dogs. Ralph Waldo Emerson most notably penned the phrase “A house is made with walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.” While a … Continue reading

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