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Monday, November 1, 2021   /   by Amy Young

Must-Have Tools For Homeowners

MUST-HAVE TOOLS FOR HOMEOWNERS



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.
Cordless drill. A cordless drill is a must-have for installing cabinets, drawer pulls, hinges, picture frames, shelves and hooks, and more. Whether it’s for do-it-yourself projects or repairs, you’ll use your cordless drill just about every month.
Drain cleaners. Shower and bathroom sink drains are susceptible to clogs because of the daily buildup of hair and whisker clippings. You can use chemical clog removers like Drano, but they’re expensive and the lingering chemical scent is unpleasant. Instead, buy some plastic drain cleaners that can reach into the drain to pull out the clog of hair an ...

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Monday, November 1, 2021   /   by Amy Young

What To Repair Before You List Your Home

When you are ready to list your home, give me a call! Amy Young 386-316-3190 Florida Coastal Premier Properties.

WHAT TO REPAIR BEFORE YOU LIST

When you’re getting ready to list your home, it’s of the upmost importance to ensure you are showing it in the best light. Taking time to highlight its strengths and fix up some of its possible weaknesses can make a big difference in how fast it sells. Here are our top four recommended repairs to make before selling your home.

Repaint walls.

Giving your home a fresh coat of paint is one of the most cost-effective ways to spruce it up, and generally, it can be a do-it-yourself project. Make sure cover any walls with scratches and chips and consider updating any accent walls with a more neutral coat.

Repair floors.

Hardwood floors are a very desirable feature in a home, so you want to ensure they look their best by fixing scratches or dull areas. If your carpet is worn or stained, consider replacing them. And don ...

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Monday, November 1, 2021   /   by Amy Young

How To Get Ready For Retirement

HOW TO GET READY FOR RETIREMENT
For most people, retirement feels like a long way off. But, if you don’t start preparing as early as possible, you may find yourself in a place of financial insecurity when the time does come. To avoid this, consider implementing the following tips.
Calculate your target savings. In general, it’s recommended that you save between 10 to 15 percent of your income for retirement. However, you can always use an online savings calculator to determine the amount you need to save for your specific needs and goals.
Contribute to your employer’s retirement savings plan. Does your job offer a 401(k), traditional IRA, or Roth IRA? Sign up and start saving as soon as they allow you to. It’s recommended to set up automatic paycheck deductions and, once the money is in your retirement fund, don’t touch it.
Take advantage of employee benefits. Many employers offer matching which generally requires you contribute a certain percentage ...

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021   /   by Amy Young

Tips for Sweet Success for Sellers!

Professional listing photos are just the beginning of making a great first impression on your property.
When they walk in your home, be sure to create a sweet smelling atmosphere that will help you sell!

Here are some top smells that sell:

Freshly baked bread
Fresh linen
Vanilla
Cinnamon
Freshly cut grass

How Clean is Clean?
Your home must be eat off the floor clean!
Schedule a deep cleaning right before listing. This will help you when you get a call for a showing. Just a quick touch-up and you will be ready.

Minimize decorations
Clear countertops, tables, shelves.
Prepare your home like it is a vacation rental.

If you are ready to sell, give me a call for more selling tips! ...

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