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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Though a simple appliance in practice, there are a wide array of options when selecting a new stove top. No matter how often you cook or how many you’re cooking for, finding the range that fits your needs really just boils down to a few simple decisions. The first...read more
As Saratoga’s most prestigious address, we are proud to call Meadowbrook the cornerstone of our developments. Perhaps the most exclusive and luxurious neighborhood in all of Saratoga Springs, the prestige associated with a home in Meadowbrook is simply unparallelled....read more
Uncle Sam isn’t the only white-haired cultural icon who calls Troy, NY “home.” Though the image of St. Nicholas had been associated with Christmas for over a millennium, the modern and American conception of Santa Claus was born almost entirely out of Clement Clarke...read more
Perhaps the most coveted kitchen appliance by those who don’t have one is the dishwasher. Whether you’re looking for a full built in 24 inch model for your kitchen, or a compact 18 inch for your wet bar, there are a few features and considerations to take into...read more
With Thanksgiving behind us, it certainly is beginning to look a lot like Christmas. As you get ready to trim the tree in the coming weeks, we have some things to keep in mind to keep your family and your home safe. For the safety of you and your family, we strongly...read more