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PROS AND CONS OF SELLING A SMART HOME IN DENVER

A smart home is a delight for every homeowner because it makes life easy. You can control your home gadgets and appliances by using an application on your smartphone or computer.  As time passes smart homes are becoming more and more common in the Denver area.

What is a smart home?

A smart home, according to Investopedia, "is a convenient home setup where appliances and devices can be automatically controlled remotely from any internet-connected place in the world using a mobile or other networked device."

In the simplest terms, a smart home has various systems set up that can be controlled remotely.  Most commonly these various systems include lighting throughout the home, heating and air conditioning, garage doors, exterior door locks,

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I am so excited to share my list of must-have cake decorating accessories. I like to keep it simple in terms of the tools I use for cake decorating. When I do find a tool that I love, there is a good reason that I have fallen in love. Usually, it’s because the tool makes cake decorating quicker and easier. I am thrifty when it comes to buying my accessories because collecting them could easily get out of hand. However, the right tools can save you time and money over the long haul.

These 5 tools and accessories make cake decorating so much easier!

mixer blade

The Mixer Blade

There are lots of attachments for a stand-up mixer. They are designed to make the time you spend baking a whole lot easier. Flex edge beaters work so well that you never have to

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 Tempered Glass Denver

When you need to replace the broken glass of your coffee table at home. Alternatively, you need to install glass interior walls at your new office. It makes a significant difference if you know how a custom cut tempered glass differs from a regular glass.

Why select custom cut tempered glass sheets when other choices are available?

Before we delve into all geeky details, the chief difference between custom cut tempered glass sheets and regular glass lies in their manufacturing. Tempered glass is at least 6 times stronger than standard glass. This makes it resistant to impacts. Chemical methods or controlled thermal treatments enhance their toughness. The outer surface undergoes compression while the interior surface undergoes tension. This

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Backsplash

If you are not aware of a kitchen backsplash, it's about time that you need to catch up! It is a super classy back panel option which has been dominating the US and European markets for several years now, complementing the modern state of the art kitchens.

A custom glass backsplash is simply a panel carved out of the glass which can be coated with a shade of your choice before being mounted on the kitchen wall. The arrangement offers a viable and functional solution alongside a fully adjustable appearance which is easy to manage and clean.

Backsplash

Why do we use glass backsplashes in the kitchen?

Thinking of some glass backsplash ideas? Incorporating a glass backsplash into your kitchen is seldom advertised as a bad choice. Whether you've just

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A Snapshot Guide to Sacramento’s Very Diverse Neighborhoods

Sacramento is rated high for diversity because of its wide range of employment opportunity, education, affordability, and culture, so it’s no surprise that this thriving city has neighborhoods for everyone, in every walk of life. Perhaps even you. If you are thinking of moving to the city of trees, read on to find out which neighborhood is best suited for you.

Hipsters/Artists

Oak Park, technically Sacramento’s first suburb,is a vibrant African American community once home to the Joyland Amusement Park. Though still working its way through gentrification, it is one of the most desirable, not to mention affordable, neighborhoods in Sacramento, which, by the way, happens to be fourth on the list for the most hipster city in the country. Because of

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 A Guide to Englewood, Co

If you’re thinking about moving to Englewood, Co then you might want to learn more about your new home. Englewood is an urban-suburban area just to the south of Denver. Englewood, Co real estate includes a mix of residential properties to suit everyone from the young professional to the growing family. The downtown area has plenty of restaurants, bars and entertainment venues and there are lots of things to see and do in Englewood, Co if you decide to settle here.

Neighbourhoods in Englewood, Co

Englewood, Co has a variety of different neighbourhoods ranging from some that are mainly residential to the downtown area that is full of shops, bars and restaurants. Many young professionals prefer to live near to these busier

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Moving Superstitions

Halloween is here, and, to make sure we celebrate it properly, we thought a guide to the most popular superstitions around the globe would be the best way to honor the tradition.                                                                                                                                                                                                     The infographic below, originally put together by the creative team at the self-storage listings website STORAGECafé, presents some ideas about what a home should look like if you want to keep it protected from supernatural forces.                                                                                                                                                 

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 Denver Homes

With a recent survey showing that new homeowners spend more than they anticipate during the first year of owning their new home on things like emergency repairs and improvements, it’s safe to say that money-saving tactics should be used whenever possible. Luckily, when it comes to making your new house in Denver feel more like a home, there are plenty of ways to do so without breaking the bank.

Personal touches

Turning your new house into a home doesn’t have to be difficult - in fact, adding personal touches is a simple and easy way to do so without spending much money at all. While you can paint the rooms and change the flooring to your liking, one of the best ways to cut costs on decorating is to decorate with personal effects, such as any

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STAYCATION IDEAS IN DENVER

Staycations

Usually, vacations require traveling on the road for hours.  Sometimes, the travel time is even longer than the amount of time spent in your destination of choice.  It’s true what they say, sometimes it feels like you need a vacation after having one.  You travel to relax and recharge, but sometimes end up feeling more exhausted than when you started. 

That is why many people opt for staycations.  Staycation is a coined term from stay and vacation, meaning you do not have to move any further for you to enjoy the feeling and perks of an actual vacation.  This gives many benefits to travelers.  This removes the hassle of tiring road trips and queuing in bus terminals and airports.  It also lessens the travel

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Fresh, Clean and Green: Eco-Friendly Tidy-Ups for Your Home

Eco Friendly Tips

 A tidier home can help you feel more relaxed and organized, but what do you do with all the things   you’re ready to part with, and how do you deep clean in a way that is kind to the earth?  Thankfully,   you can declutter and refresh your home in ways you can really feel good about.

  Big and bad.  Decluttering is a wonderful thing, but in the process of paring down, there are some items that can be downright cumbersome.  If you leave them for the trash company to pick up, they will likely end up in a landfill.  Landfills are dangerous, and not just to future generations.  Many people realize items in landfills don’t break down properly and that they are piling up instead of being

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