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Video Tour  - 1400 S Barton Street #435, Arlington, VA 22204
Posted on 11/12/2019
Video Tour - 1400 S Barton Street #435, Arlington, VA 22204
Brick 2 level, 1BR+Den END TOWNHOUSE in Arlington Village. Veranda front porch means you can lock your door, then put up your umbrella! Refinished hardwood floors. Updated kitchen has stainless steel appliances, granite counter, cabinets to ceiling and tile floor. You get GAS cooking! Eat-in space under double windows with a nice view. Ceramic tile bath has been recently renovated with subway tile, newer fixtures, lighting & exhaust fan. Big MBR w/10' cedar-lined closet. Den make perfect office. A/C on heat pump & double pane vinyl windows keep utilities low. Newer cordless mini-blinds. Small rear deck. FIOS internet connection...
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1400 S Barton Street #435, Arlington, VA 22204 is now new to the market!
Posted on 11/12/2019
1400 S Barton Street #435, Arlington, VA 22204 is now new to the market!
Brick 2 level, 1BR+Den END TOWNHOUSE in Arlington Village. Veranda front porch means you can lock your door, then put up your umbrella! Refinished hardwood floors. Updated kitchen has stainless steel appliances, granite counter, cabinets to ceiling and tile floor. You get GAS cooking! Eat-in space under double windows with a nice view. Ceramic tile bath has been recently renovated with subway tile, newer fixtures, lighting & exhaust fan. Big MBR w/10' cedar-lined closet. Den make perfect office. A/C on heat pump & double pane vinyl windows keep utilities low. Newer cordless mini-blinds. Small rear deck. FIOS internet connection...
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How to Enhance the Resale Value of Your Home
Posted on 11/10/2019
How to Enhance the Resale Value of Your Home
You don't need to invest tons of money in boosting the resale value of your home. All you need to improve the quality of your home is engaging in some specific renovations that will improve the overall worth of the house. You have to target the area that prospective buyers will see when inspecting the apartment. Here are...
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How to Protect Your Home From Cyber Attacks
Posted on 11/03/2019
How to Protect Your Home From Cyber Attacks
More than ever, hackers are exploiting security flaws to break into home networks, and the United States homes are the most hit. According to Hartford Steam Boiler, one in every ten homes has experienced a cyberattack. Victims of cyberattack have minimal knowledge of security hence the increase in these attacks. However, you do not have to be a...
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Dollar Store Deals for Your Home
Posted on 10/27/2019
Dollar Store Deals for Your Home
The wide variety you can find at the bargain dollar stores may be a treasure hunt or a total waste of your money. When it comes to choosing those items that are worth a quick trip to the store; experience is a good teacher. You could also ask your friends who shop at dollar stores what they have...
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Should You Negotiate with a House Seller?
Posted on 10/20/2019
Should You Negotiate with a House Seller?
For those who want to buy a home, it generally is a good idea to remain open to negotiating with a seller. That way, you can acquire your dream residence without delay. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you streamline a negotiation with a home seller. 1. Be Flexible There is no telling how a...
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Questions to Ask When Selecting New Sod
Posted on 10/13/2019
Questions to Ask When Selecting New Sod
Before you decide what grass to purchase for your lawn take a moment to assess your life and yard to select the best warm or cool-season grass variety for you. Here are some crucial items to think about that will affect your choice of grass. How will your lawn be used? Think about where and why you're planting...
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Video Tour  - 1100 S Barton Street S #292, Arlington, VA 22204
Posted on 10/09/2019
Video Tour - 1100 S Barton Street S #292, Arlington, VA 22204
Rarely available, largest 1BR model 2 level brick TH. Beautifully updated with open kitchen featuring granite counters including breakfast bar, custom cabinets to the ceiling & recessed and under counter lighting. Stainless steel appliances include French door frig w/ice maker & 5 burner gas stove. Hardwood floors, fresh paint, crown moldings, multiple ceiling fans & newer double pane vinyl windows with blinds/shades. Bosch Axiss Washer & Dryer. Big BR has ceiling fan, 2 closets & nook for desk. Updated ceramic tile bath. Deck in small courtyard with many surrounding trees and plantings. Plenty of reserved, unassigned parking. Good public...
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1100 S Barton Street S #292, Arlington, VA 22204 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/09/2019
1100 S Barton Street S #292, Arlington, VA 22204 is now new to the market!
Rarely available, largest 1BR model 2 level brick TH. Beautifully updated with open kitchen featuring granite counters including breakfast bar, custom cabinets to the ceiling & recessed and under counter lighting. Stainless steel appliances include French door frig w/ice maker & 5 burner gas stove. Hardwood floors, fresh paint, crown moldings, multiple ceiling fans & newer double pane vinyl windows with blinds/shades. Bosch Axiss Washer & Dryer. Big BR has ceiling fan, 2 closets & nook for desk. Updated ceramic tile bath. Deck in small courtyard with many surrounding trees and plantings. Plenty of reserved, unassigned parking. Good public...
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Best Trees for Xeriscaping
Posted on 10/06/2019
Best Trees for Xeriscaping
Your xeriscape plan now includes ornamental grasses for volume, flowering plants for color through the seasons and succulents for intense greenery, texture and ground-coverage. What about height? And shade! Shade trees are typically not tolerant of drought conditions, but there are a few different options, depending on your climate. So, what trees can you plant in your yard...
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The Advantages of an Eco-Friendly Building
Posted on 09/29/2019
The Advantages of an Eco-Friendly Building
There are definitely some benefits to going green. When you build green, there are savings generated in the areas of home operations, maintenance, healthcare, and water. These savings can provide you both short, and long-term returns on your investment. You can maximize your economic performance as well as environmental performance when you apply these sustainable building strategies.Here are...
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Dishwasher not working? You can Fix it!
Posted on 09/22/2019
Dishwasher not working? You can Fix it!
Many rely on dishwashers to get the dirty job of wiping dishes done easily without them having to soil their hands. Dishwashers, like other home hardware, are not everlasting. The can break down at any time, both before and even after the specified warranty period. While some try to find out how much the warranty can cover in...
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