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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Oct 23, 2015 | Blog
Quality of schools is a key factor for many people when deciding where to build a home. Here’s the first in our series of articles showcasing some of the best public school systems – right here in the Capital District. First up: Shenendehowa Central School.read more
You don’t need to be an audiophile to buy a good sound system. For most people, a little background and a quick primer is all it takes to make the home audio decision that’s right for you.read more
For those ready to settle in and relax in a beautiful country setting, it’s hard to imagine a better spot than Arlington Heights. Located off of Farm to Market Road in Halfmoon, this maintenance-free development is great for “empty nesters” and folks just looking to...read more
In decades past, microwaves were a rare luxury owned only by the cutting edge, but today it’s really hard to imagine a kitchen without one. Given that they last 9 years on average, it may have been a while since you purchased your last one, but today we’ll be focusing...read more
Maybe one of the most exciting parts of building a new house is the prospect of brand new appliances. When it comes down to it though, a lot of our customers realize that they haven’t been in the market for a new washer and dryer or a new oven in quite some time....read more