Home Ownership Tips
Owning a home is great, but keeping up with roof, gutters and lawn care, buying new appliances, researching the best schools near which to buy, and other tasks can often seem daunting – particularly for new home owners. But they don’t have to be!
In this blog, we offer a variety of homeowner tips, including home maintenance insights, how to buy new appliances – and what kind to buy, DIY recommendations, helpful information about area schools, inside looks at some of our maintenance-free and traditional Belmonte homes and communities, as well as a little bit of history about this great region in which we live and work.
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With the rest of your house pretty well under control, there’s just one last project to tackle. All too often, rather than eliminating clutter, we choose to cover it up which leaves our closets and storage areas is a real state of disarray. With the final post in...read more
Perhaps the most high traffic room in the whole house, it doesn’t take long for your living room to become a disorganized clutter of papers and personal effects. With some simple steps and a little planning though, you can get it clean and under control in no time....read more
When it comes to clutter, your kitchen can really prove a magnet for unnecessary junk. From single use gadgets to miscellaneous doohickies, most kitchens are packed full of stuff you probably won’t ever use more than once. With a few simple tips and tricks though,...read more
Aug 26, 2014 | News & Awards
Tickets for the area’s premiere new home tour, the 2014 Saratoga Showcase of Homes, are now on sale. Tickets are available at Adirondack Trust, Saratoga National Bank & Trustco Bank locations, Curtis Lumber in Ballston Spa, Realty USA offices in Clifton Park and...read more
New home owners know that keeping your house clean and tidy can really feel like a full time job. With the first post in our four part series, we’re going to break down some easy ways to cut back and declutter your home and your life. Today, we’re going to be...read more