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When Renovations Go Bad

Scroll Through these Epic Fails with Us...
Posted by Deborah Dietmeyer on March 16, 2018 in  Buyers  Colorado  Decorating  DIY  Grand Junction  Grand Junction Real Estate  Grand Valley  Home Improvement  Life in Colorado  Tips
In the era of Pinterest, HGTV, and all things internet accessible, it is more and more common for people to tackle home improvement on their own rather than call in a professional. Now, as a Real Estate Group we may be slightly bias; however, we strongly urge everyone considering a new project to know their limits before diving in. Enjoy some of these finer fails we rounded up for you.  Absolutely Faucet-natingSome people like a swim in the pool, some prefer the splash pad. This is about choices!Moms MenuIf... read more
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Grand Junction Gardening Guide 2018

It's never to early to start planning!
Posted by Deborah Dietmeyer on March 05, 2018 in  Colorado  Community  DIY  Grand Junction  Grand Junction Real Estate  Health  Home Improvement  Life in Colorado  Planning  Tips
PLANTING CALENDAR Home gardening is truly one of life's little pleasures. Whether you are a large scale gardener, or just prefer a small pot garden, there is so much joy in growing and harvesting our own food. Here in the Grand Valley, we are truly blessed to have great soil, cool nights and warm days to encourage the bounty. Early spring often brings with it a lot of "best guesses" at weather patterns. Sewing your seeds indoors is a great way to encourage healthy growth without the worry of the elements. So... read more
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Building a Home in Grand Junction

Posted by Rebekah Holten on February 14, 2018 in  Buyers  DIY  First Time Homebuyers  Grand Junction Real Estate
If you read our last blog post, you will know Grand Junction is seeing a lot of new subdivisions popping up around town!  So what is the process of building a home?  Building a home is an ideal choice for many because you get to make so many of the final choices on design, finishes, etc.  However, the building process isn’t always as flawless as they make it seem on HGTV. Here are some advantages, disadvantages, and surprises to building a home that you may not know!THE ADVANTAGE AND APPEAL TO ... read more
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2018 is upon us and the bright kitchens are out, being replaced with a more subdued, but very elegant feel. Here are 10 hot kitchen trends we have noticed so far this year in Grand Junction!1. MAXIMIZE KITCHEN STORAGEAs tiny homes and condos seem to be trending,maximizing storage has become a necessity. From hydraulic drawers, to easy-close cabinet doors to double-tiered drawers, the possibilities are endless.2. CONTEMPORARY-RUSTICThis trend is especially popular in the mountain region in which we live!  The c... read more
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Five Tips for Creating a Home Wine Cellar Door

Posted by Rebekah Holten on February 05, 2018 in  DIY  Home Improvement
If you've been collecting wine for some time, including obtaining some more costly vintages, you may have reached the point at which you want to consider building a wine cellar in your home. You do have a variety of options available to you in creating a residential wine cellar. This includes design concepts that run the gambit when it comes to cost and other factors.   If you have made the decision to create a residential wine cellar, you likely are not looking for at least some guidance to get the proces... read more
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