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The importance of homeowners insurance

Buying a home requires purchasing homeowners insurance. Most people simply want to mark this off of their checklist, without giving thought to what the actual insurance policy entails. We have a few facts that are good to know about homeowners insurance, so that you know what you are paying for.

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How to balance Comfort and Elegance in Home Decor

Balancing comfort and beauty in a home presents a challenge. We want our home to be a place to relax and retreat from the demands of the daily world, but we also want it to be a place of beauty. Comfort and elegance need not be mutually exclusive in our homes. Comfort and elegance can actually be one and the same in a house, with just a few ideas to keep in mind.

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How to Maintain Your Deck

Properly caring for your deck will make it a more pleasant place to spend time, and add years to its life. The end of the summer season is a wonderful time to take some basic steps to maintain your outdoor oasis.

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2015 colorado springs parade of homes winner

Every year, the Colorado Springs Parade of Homes provides local home builders in El Paso County the opportunity to showcase beautiful home designs to the public. The Parade lasts about two weeks, and during that time thousands of people get the chance to explore stunning homes in neighborhoods throughout the city and its surrounding areas.

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advantages to buying brand new home

After searching the market high and low, you have discovered that no pre-existing homes fit your needs. A brand new home in a newer community fits what your family needs. New homes offer some amazing advantages over older homes. Knowing these advantages will confirm that you are making the best decision when you buy a brand new home.

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prepare to buy your first home

The urge to buy a new home sneaks up on you. You get tired of the sound of your upstairs neighbor’s TV. You realize that your rent creeps up every time you renew your lease. You start paying attention to all of the ads for new home communities and fixed rate mortgages. As all of this comes together and you realize that a new home is a smart decision, there are a few things that you can do to make the process seamless.

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tips for transitioning to a new school

Moving can be both exciting and stressful for kids. Adults understand how the process works, but children can feel like their entire world is turning upside down. This holds especially true with children in relation to their school life. Different ages have different challenges with moving, but there are several things that you can do to ease the transition.

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Saddletree Homes is proud to once again participate in the Colorado Springs Parade of Homes. During the this year’s Parade, Saddletree Homes is embracing a return to mid-century modern design with our Cherry Creek floor plan. Our Cherry Creek model marries classic style with today’s touches to bring together the best of both worlds.

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Kitchens are the heart of the home. They are often where everything happens. Kids do their homework at the bar, conversations happen over a glass of wine and dinner, and guests invariably are drawn to the kitchen to help. Your kitchen probably has beautiful bones, but you might be looking to liven it up a little. We have five ideas that are easy for you to implement over a weekend, and will make your space mouth-watering.