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How To Choose A Home Improvement Contractor

Palmer Harned of Long & Foster Features Our Guide To Choosing A Home Improvement contractor in her popular blog on buying, selling, and preparing a home for market:

Today’s guest post is courtesy of Andrew Blate, owner of Beautiful Home Services, LLC. The BHS team has been providing high-quality painting, drywall, carpentry, bathroom and...
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Bathroom Remodeling Shopping List Tips

Have you been thinking of remodeling your bathroom?  Bathroom remodeling can be a complicated activity, but not if you work with Beautiful Home Services! Below are a few terms that will ease you into the remodeling lingo, so you can feel better prepared to take on the challenge.  Don’t worry- we can help you make the...
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Reflections on Sheens … pun intended

Reflecting on Sheens With all of the different paint manufactures calling their sheens, how shiny the paint is, various and often confusing names, there needs to be some clarity in the world of sheen.  Let's explore the most common sheens available and some misconceptions about them. We must keep in mind that sheens will change depending on the quality of the product.  For...
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Weather proofing: It is supposed to be cold outside, not INSIDE!

It is 25 degrees outside this morning. Is it also 25 degrees inside your home? Do some rooms feel drafty? Here is a list of some easy fixes the help keep your hard earned energy dollars in your home! 1. Do you feel cold air rushing in around doors or windows? Consider updating your weather stripping. Rubber...
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New Year, Same old house? Some easy and inexpensive updates for the new year!

So it is 2013! New Years is one of our favorite holidays! It is always a time for resolutions. Have you made one this year regarding your home? Worried you won't have the budget? Here are a few easy and inexpensive improvements! 1. Crown molding: There are few things that can upgrade a room other than...
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Spring Makes The Perfect Time For Residential Painting

Spring's The Perfect Time For Exterior Residential Painting

While Washington DC area weather allows us to paint most months of the year, the truth is, when it comes to exterior painting, there is no time of year quite like spring. Not just for the warming temperatures, but we find it gives our homeowner's the...
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