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Increase energy efficiency to save money this summer

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Increase energy efficiency to save money this summer

June 30, 2015

With summer heating up, local experts offered advice to save money on energy bills by maximizing efficiency in the home.“There’s a lot of very simple measures to be more energy-efficient that don’t have to ...Read More

Demand for new construction, higher interest rates could make housing market tougher for sellers

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Demand for new construction, higher interest rates could make housing market tougher for sellers

June 24, 2015

METRO DETROIT — The housing market in metro Detroit is still flooded with buyers and sellers, but things may get a little more difficult for sellers as interest rates have started trending upward and more buyers are ...Read More

New technologies improve flooring options

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New technologies improve flooring options

June 17, 2015

METRO DETROIT — The flooring scene has changed drastically in the last few years, according to flooring experts in the area. New types of flooring are available, such as luxury vinyl, which can resemble any other ...Read More

Experts provide tips on how to make a room shine

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Experts provide tips on how to make a room shine

June 10, 2015

METRO DETROIT — It’s time to let your light shine — in your home, that is. We all have many lighting styles in our homes: table lamps, under-cabinet lights, and even the tuxedo of lights: ...Read More

From utility to fashion: Sinks are no longer a side thought

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From utility to fashion: Sinks are no longer a side thought

June 3, 2015

METRO DETROIT — It may not be the sexiest topic when discussing a kitchen or bathroom remodel, but sinks have come a long way from function to fabulous. Gone are the days when a divided sink was necessary. Multiple ...Read More

Bring color, calm and comfort to outdoor space

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Bring color, calm and comfort to outdoor space

May 27, 2015

METRO DETROIT — Looking to create plush, peaceful outdoor spaces that also pop? For The Great Outdoors program held at the Michigan Design Center May 14, interior designer Paul Feiten transformed the MDC’s ...Read More

Experts provide tips for packing up to move to a new home

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Experts provide tips for packing up to move to a new home

May 20, 2015

METRO DETROIT — You’ve decided to move. What do you do first? “Go through your closets, basement and storage areas, and if you haven’t found a home, rent a storage unit for those stored items, ...Read More

Experts say painting trends are going back to basics

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Experts say painting trends are going back to basics

May 13, 2015

METRO DETROIT — For both the interiors and exteriors of homes, customers are opting to go back to classic color schemes and neutrals, according to experts in the field. The return to basics is, in some cases, a ...Read More

Before buying a home, get some tips from the pros

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Before buying a home, get some tips from the pros

May 6, 2015

METRO DETROIT — Embarking on the search for a new home can be daunting, especially for first-time buyers, so C & G Newspapers asked several experts, including real estate agents and a representative from the ...Read More