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Alison Rosen…, Real Estate Pro in Sycamore, IL
Alison Rosenow answered:
The newest trends on countertop finishes - what is your opinion...is granite out?
If the goal is to be "trendy", than absolutely look at alternative finishes - soapstone, glass, quartz, copper, concrete-- too many to list.
However, I think it is important to keep in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Design & Decor in Wesley Chapel
Kelsey Compa…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Kelsey Compars answered:
Tile or Hardwood?
I want to get the flooring in my home replaced. Hardwood might be okay for some areas. There are also places where I think tile would be a much safer choice like my kitchen.
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0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 4:29pm Design & Decor in 55448
triumphconst…, Other/Just Looking in Miami, FL
triumphconstructioninc asked:
What is the commercial construction price per sq feet in Miami? What is the construction price per sq feet in Miami?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 24, 2015 Design & Decor in 33178
Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Oklahoma City, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
Tile vs carpet vs hardwood floor vs laminated for a new home Need suggestion for living room, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom
Check with the other homes in the area and do not stray too far from the norm.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 12, 2015 Design & Decor
Jackson Will…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Jackson Willis answered:
How would investing in landscape/hardscape compare in resale value to fireplace, room addition, remodeled bath, remodeled kitchen or 2nd bath?
The upkeep of landscaping is going to be more important than how much of it is done. I think if you plan it well enough you could do some simple landscaping and one of those additions o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 9, 2015 Design & Decor in New Jersey
calebhart54, Renter in Orem, UT
calebhart54 answered:
Landscaping, is it worth it? Is the neighborhood worth it?
It depends on who you ask. If you are just doing landscaping simply to improve the visual look of your home, then of course it's worth it. Having good landscaping is going to make it lo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 5, 2015 Design & Decor in 95448
Peggy Noel B…, Real Estate Pro in Chesterfield, VA
Peggy Noel Bouchard answered:
Have a non-home related question....Are tankless water heaters better in compare to normal tank heaters...?
You may also want to check into a hybrid hot water heater - my plumber turned me on to them = he said they were almost as efficient and didn't have maintenance issues he's seen with tan ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 31, 2015 Design & Decor in Midlothian
calebhart54, Renter in Orem, UT
calebhart54 answered:
What has a higher resale value? Hardwood or tile (for living areas)
I agree that the type of flooring has to go with the flow of the house. There are a lot of buyers out there that have a certain idea of how things should be decorated. Some buyers will ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 30, 2015 Design & Decor in San Ramon
Sam Shueh, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Sam Shueh answered:
I m a recent home buyer and need some suggestions for putting pavers in my path. Which is the cheap n best place to get those... Thanks
The cost of pavers is as high as carpet. You need to learn about quality, design. The labor cost varies. You need to inspect hopefully the contractors recent work and contact his past c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 30, 2015 Design & Decor in 94538
Myersjulie31, Home Buyer in Blakeslee, PA
Myersjulie31 answered:
landscaping ideas
If you are looking for good ideas for landscaping, first it is good to know what your yard is like. You want something that fits with the rest of your home well. If you have natural hil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 23, 2015 Design & Decor in Palos Verdes
Kelley Carte…, Real Estate Pro in 85255
Kelley Carter-Hecht answered:
I want to sell my fairly used furniture that's in great condition due to my redeployment. Does anyone know where I can take them, please ?
Hello! If you go on facebook, you can look for the Swip Swap pages of local communities that are nearest to your home. You can also post a free ad on craigslist. If you need help doing ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 21, 2015 Design & Decor in Scottsdale
Nora Moore, Home Buyer in American Fork, UT
Nora Moore answered:
What are some recommendations for zero maintenance landscaping/yard designs?
Zero maintenance landscaping is a big plus for me as well. Unless gardening is your thing, most people are too busy to mess with their yard all the time. Having native plants would defi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 21, 2015 Design & Decor in Miami
lewisremingt…, Home Owner in Rochester, NY
lewisremington19 answered:
For garden fencing - wood or metal?
I think it depends on what kinds of threats you have around your garden. If you are mostly just trying to keep out bigger animals like dogs and deer than a metal fence would do just fin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 14, 2015 Design & Decor in Mission Viejo
Wally West, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Wally West answered:
What are some nice, but still affordable furniture stores in San Francisco?
My wife and I have been looking for some good furniture to put in our empty apartment. We just got married and moved into our own apartment. Right now, there is literally no furniture ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 9, 2015 Design & Decor in San Francisco
John Connor, Home Buyer in Kansas City, MO
John Connor answered:
The Kitchen is No Longer ‘Heart of the Home’?
I think that this is so true. People love to be outside when good weather hits because that is the best time to be outside. I think that since humanity had always been fascinated with n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 6, 2015 Design & Decor in California
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
does it pay to upgrade to stainless appliances?
If your intent is to sell in "A FEW YEARS' it will not matter one bit what appliances you install. If they are not less than a year old at time of sale, they have NO influence on value. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 3, 2015 Design & Decor in Punta Gorda
Jean Leon Ma…, Real Estate Pro in Camelback East, Phoe...
Jean Leon Magnotto answered:
Any long term success with plywood floors as the main flooring material?
I have not seen this used residentially in person, but I have seen it in a local art gallery. I believe they put it in about two years ago, and it still looks good !
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 30, 2014 Design & Decor
Derrick Sly, Home Buyer in Albuquerque, NM
Derrick Sly answered:
Does an above-ground pool (something standard...not grandiose) increase or decrease the value of a home? And by how much?
I would say that most above ground pools are for quick assembly during the summertime. That being said, they should affect value about as much as a tent would. You can always just take ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 19, 2014 Design & Decor in Melbourne
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