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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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
Jun 30, 2014 | News & Awards
Belmonte Builders, an award winning builder based in Clifton Park, NY recently initiated a “Daylily Rescue Event” on a property known as Saxton Gardens. The late Stanley E. Saxton was a legendary daylily hybridizer and long-time Saratoga Springs resident. Saxton...read more
Home safety is just as important as home maintenance. Here's a look at some general safety precautions you can take on a regular basis to keep you, your family and your home safe year round. First of all, every home should have at least one fire extinguisher per...read more