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A BRAND NEW YEAR!

Joseph and JoAnn Callaway Here: We want to say Thank You for the wonderful support we have received from so many people throughout the years.  In 2017,  we would like to get to ...
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“Considering a Convention? Go for it!”

  We love conventions! Really, we do, and here’s why. Of course, some inspire more than others but we always feel as though something, no matter how big or small, is gained ...
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How Do I Pick the Best Paint Color?

  People ask all the time, why paint color looks different when they take it home and use it. It’s not the paint, it’s the lighting in the room. Here is a beautiful ...
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What Are the Best Ways to Combat “Cabin Fever”?

  Our home is small but adequate for our family’s needs. It’s just that it feels cramped and we get “cabin fever” on the weekends. What can we do?   JoAnn – I love ...
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What Do We Update on A Limited Remodeling Budget?

  We are on a limited kitchen remodeling budget and need to choose between new appliances, new cabinetry or new countertops. Which should we choose?   Joseph - Countertops. ...
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Do Home Improvements Add Value?

  Renovating, remodeling, and improving your home can be great ways to give it a makeover, gain extra space, or otherwise make it possible for you to stay in one place longer. ...
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What is “Home Staging” and How Does it Help Sell My House?

  “Home staging” is not a new term, but for many homeowners and real estate agents the concept of “professional home staging” is shedding new light on how to promote ...
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HOA Fees – Good, Bad, and Ugly

  It’s become an increasingly common scenario that the American home owner will be expected to pay Home Owner Association (HOA) fees ranging from ten or twenty bucks a month ...
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What Everyone Should Know About Equal Opportunity Housing

  The sale and purchase of a home is one of the most significant events that any person will experience in his or her lifetime. It is more than the simple purchase of housing, ...
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What is the best color to paint our bathrooms? What color is yours?

  JoAnn - We call our bathrooms Montage green because we stayed at The Montage resort in Laguna and fell in the love with the color. I called the concierge and she gave me the ...