Archive for October, 2008

HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS FOR TRICK OR TREATING

Friday, October 31st, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS FOR TRICK OR TREATING

Trick or Treating should be one of the great adventures of Halloween for kids! They can get dressed in scary costumes and go door to door, begging "Tricks or Treats!" ... Read more..

Original, Inexpensive Ideas for Halloween…

Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Original, Inexpensive Ideas for Halloween…

Everyone knows that spending a fortune on halloween candy is not fun, mostly because we do it just to avoid being "that house" that all the kids are going to ... Read more..

Insulation “R” Values…

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Insulation “R” Values…

The most important thing to be aware of with insulation, other than the safety issues of urea formaldehyde and asbestos (covered elsewhere), is the R value, or the insulating factor. ... Read more..

35 Questions and Suggestions to help sell your home faster!

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 35 Questions and Suggestions to help sell your home faster!

 Get Ready …Start Outside! Stand across the street, and take a look at your home from a potential buyer’s viewpoint… 1.  Too many cars parked in front? 2.  Is the lawn trimmed and ... Read more..

DOW, NASDAQ, S&P DOWN…

Monday, October 27th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on DOW, NASDAQ, S&P DOWN…

Markets »  Updated: 12:30 pm ET, October 27 Dow 8,374.65 -4.30    (-0.05%)  Nasdaq 1,538.33 -5.38    (-0.61%) S&P 871.39 -5.38    (-0.61%) Read more..

10-Day Weather Forecast

Monday, October 27th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 10-Day Weather Forecast

High / Low (°F) Precip. % Today Oct 27 Sunny / Wind 54°/34°   Tue Oct 28 Sunny 52°/32°   Wed Oct 29 Sunny 58°/34° Thu Oct 30 Sunny 66°/36°   Fri Oct 31 Sunny 68°/41°   Sat Nov 01 Sunny 66°/45° Sun Nov 02 Mostly Sunny 64°/40° Mon Nov 03 Sunny 66°/44° Tue Nov 04 Mostly Sunny 66°/46° Wed Nov 05 Sunny 69°/47° Read more..

The “Gumby” principle…

Monday, October 27th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The “Gumby” principle…

Reality is a fantastically relative concept. People who don't read as much as we do are out of the loop, while folks who read more are nerds. Folks who work ... Read more..

Acquiring Knowledge about Your Marketplace

Sunday, October 26th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Acquiring Knowledge about Your Marketplace

Think of your marketplace as your playing field, not unlike an athlete views a football field, basketball court, or hockey rink. The better you know every inch of that playing ... Read more..

Staging Your Home For Autumn and Halloween…

Saturday, October 25th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Staging Your Home For Autumn and Halloween…

Your efforts to sell your home this fall season can be aided by some simple decorating that reflects autumn and/or the popular holiday of Halloween. Some effective touches can not ... Read more..

Asbestos Concerns…

Friday, October 24th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Asbestos Concerns…

Many sales agreements mention asbestos by saying "the buyer is aware asbestos may be used in the construction of this home." This can be a little unsettling. Asbestos is a ... Read more..