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Hey Scaredy-Cat: Don’t Miss These Not-So-Scary Haunts!

Halloween might traditionally be dedicated to telling ghost stories and dressing up in scary costumes, but for some people, being scared is not fun! Especially for families with small children, getting too spooky just simply isn’t an option. If you …
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Why Buy?

It goes without saying that deciding to move is a major decision. No matter if you buy or rent, your home is one of the largest bills you have, meaning that you have to think long and hard about what …
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Carbon Monoxide Detector Checks Mean Peace of Mind for Every Season

Carbon Monoxide, or CO, is often called “The Silent Killer.” It is an odorless, colorless and tasteless gas, and can develop when appliances that use gasoline or create fire are not properly ventilated. When exposed to a CO leak, people …
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Brighten Up a Room 一Take Advantage of Natural Light!

  Who doesn’t love a little extra sunlight in their home? It’s warm, provides essential Vitamin D, and brightens a room without the need to use lamps and ceiling fixtures, not to mention the fact that it is totally free …
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Save Energy; Save Money

It’s human nature to want to save money, but when thinking of energy efficiency, people often jump to the conclusion that there will be a large cost upfront. Not every change in your home means spending major money. In fact, …
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What to Consider Before Starting Renovations on Your Fixer-Upper

Written By Guest Blogger: Rose Morrison Fixing up an older home can bring it back to life. Here are a few considerations before diving into your remodeling project. Know How Much You Can Handle Keep in mind that remodels take …
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Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions一 Your Shorewest, REALTOR® is Here to Help!

When you’re getting ready to move, there can be a lot of things running through your mind. Take some time to create a list of important questions that you want to ask your Shorewest, REALTOR®!    What’s happening in the …
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Heritage Title Services Inc. Receives 2021 Excellence in Action Award

  Shorewest, REALTORS® is proud to announce that Heritage Title Services Inc. has won the Fidelity National Financial Family of Companies (FNF) 2021 Excellence in Action Award. FNF Includes Chicago Title Insurance Company, Commonwealth and Fidelity National Title. This award …
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Liquid Gold for Your Garden!

Chances are you’ve heard of “composting.” It’s the environmentally friendly way to turn your food and yard waste into a miracle elixir for your garden and help to reduce waste removal costs in your community! But how does someone get …
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Protect Your Plants (and Animals, Too!)

There’s no worse feeling than going out to water your garden only to see that it has been chomped away by pesky backyard creatures! Though this may be frustrating and annoying, we have to remember that these are just animals …
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