August 2015

4 Tips to Decluttering Before You Move

From By Mike Krumboltz, Mike Krumboltz is a journalist who also writes fiction. He holds an MFA in creative writing and lives in Oakland, CA, with his wife and daughter. … If you’re planning a move, you may have an…

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Pick Your Own Apples in NJ

from   It’s fall, which means it is time to hit one of NJ’s great farms and pick-your-own apples with the family. Here are some of the best spots across the state to go apple picking. BERGEN COUNTY Demarest Farms…

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What Is a Renovation Coach (and Do You Need One)?

from photo- coach: zeljkosantrac/iStock,  house: Allyson Scott/Getty Images By Deborah Kearns Cher Lewis was living in Paris when she found out that the rear wall of her historic New York City carriage house was in danger of collapsing. In order to…

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Your Mortgage Payment Explained

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Your Mortgage Payment Explained from photo from MLS By Michele Lerner Michele Lerner writes about real estate, personal finance, and business news. She is the author of two books about home buying. She also enjoys writing fiction, visiting art…

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Recycled Kitchens, Salvaged Splendor –

Recycled Kitchens, Salvaged Splendor By TIM McKEOUGH AUG. 21, 2015 Photo Jonathan and Barbara Pessolano bought a large used high-end kitchen for their house on Staten Island from Green Demolitions in Fairfield, N.J. CreditTodd Heisler/The New York Times  When Jonathan and Barbara Pessolano…

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