The Lifespan of 20 Essential Household Items!

The Lifespan of 20 Essential Household Items!

If you take care of your home, your appliances and fixtures should last longer. This means keeping them clean, performing regular maintenance and preventing unnecessary wear. That said, even the most well-kept homes will need repairs at some point and it helps to know how long you should expect your items to last. We’ve put together a list of how long certain household fixtures and appliances should hold up. Read more

Creekwalk Estates Mountain View Home!

MLS 1284180
5839 148th Place NE, Marysville

Nestled aside a country park, this lovely two-story offers designer touches, vaulted ceilings & distinctive elements. The cook’s kitchen featuring gas cooktop, SST appliances, granite & center island adjoins the family room featuring a beautiful stone gas fireplace. Sumptuous master suite with soaking tub, double sinks & XL walk-in closet. Entertainment-sized deck with unobstructed Cascade mountain vistas & breathtaking sunrises. Community walking trail; just minutes to Centennial Trail/off-leash park/shopping/I-5. Welcome Home!

Boulevard Bluffs Beauty!

Stop by the Open House, Sunday, April 15, 1-4 p.m.!
3202 – 51st Place SW, Everett

View the 3D Tour here!

Thoughtfully designed custom build with luxuries galore. Treasure impressive sound & mountain vistas from nearly every room! Gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, cherry cabinetry, granite countertops, center island & spacious breakfast nook. Handsome library with toasty gas fireplace & cherry built-in bookcase. Dreamy master suite with hickory cabinetry, heated flooring, jetted tub, walk-in/triple-headed shower, huge walk-in closet, deck, double-sided gas fireplace & sizeable adjoining office. Gleaming hardwoods, vaulted ceiling & skylights adding loads of natural light. Lower level includes 727 bottle wine cellar PLUS 1475 sf plumbed/wired/framed 2/bed-1/bath-gas fireplace MIL with separate entry!

Mukilteo Custom Build!

MLS 1211134

Offered at $1,049,000

Gorgeous, meticulously maintained custom build w/ sound & mountain panoramas! Gourmet kitchen w/ concrete counters, 5-burner Dacor cooktop, Stainless appliances, large island & spacious walk-in pantry. Elegant dining w/ coffered ceiling & built-in hutch. Living room w/ built-in entertainment center & cozy triple-sided gas fireplace—open floor plan concept. Dreamy master suite w/ double-headed shower & jetted tub. Custom fir cabinetry throughout & surround sound. Relax on expansive slate deck & enjoy vivid sound/mountain vistas. 6-CAR GARAGE w/ heater & ample storage. Fully fenced backyard & RV parking. This one has it all!

Lovely Edmonds Townhome!

Lovely townhome in perfectly convenient location!  Well maintained end unit updated w/ beautiful laminate & engineered hardwood flooring.  Functional kitchen w/ stylish two-tone cabinetry opens to dining & living rooms.  Each generous bedroom w/ two roomy closets & custom shelving.  Ceiling fans, skylight & huge storage room? … office? … you decide!  XL laundry room.  Large & private fully fenced backyard.  Pet friendly!  Low HODs include water/sewer/garbage/ins/common area maintenance.  Make it yours!  MLS 1199520.

 

Edmonds Bowl Beauty!

Stop by the OPEN HOUSE!

Sunday, October 1, 1 – 4 p.m.

MLS 1190322

Treasure postcard-worthy sunsets & sound/mountain vistas. Thoughtfully updated, including electrical/plumbing/insulated walls, freshly refinished hardwoods, new plush carpeting & designer paint colors. Gourmet kitchen w/ quartz counters & XL pantry. Dreamy master suite w/ separate sitting room & two closets. Abundant natural light, gorgeous wood-wrapped Pozzi windows & 6 yrs young roof. Partially finished attic/loft—so many possibilities! Organic landscaping, raised beds, berries & serene, year-round natural stream/waterfall to relax the senses. Plus handyman’s workshop!

Location! Location! Location!

OPEN HOUSE — Saturday, September 9, 1-4 — Join me!

MLS 1189727

Desirable 1-story living in superb location! Functional floor plan with 3 beds & 1.5 baths. Spacious living area with cozy gas fireplace; light & bright kitchen with gas cooktop & plenty of cabinet space. Completely updated in 2002. Extra deep 2-car garage with sturdy shelving & room for shop (768 sq. ft.!)–Handyman’s Dream! Enjoy barbecues on your back deck with fully fenced backyard. RV parking. Private/dead-end street. Just minutes to I-5/I-405/Alderwood Mall/Restaurants/Grocers. Welcome Home!

Tiny Change – Big Impact – Yard Love!

Tiny Change – Big Impact: Yard Love!

Oh, your poor, sad patio. Not a comfy seat to be had, and that cracked concrete … well, it probably looked really great when disco was king. If a lackluster patio is keeping you from enjoying your outdoor space, it’s time to change things up.

Whether you love to entertain friends or bask in the sun with a cocktail and a novel, here are five easy ways to inject new life into your very own corner of nature.

Homeowner Tax Breaks!

2017 Homeowner Tax Breaks!

If death and taxes are the two things you can always count on in life, there probably should be a third: the bucketful of tax breaks Uncle Sam offers every year to encourage more Americans to buy a home. If you own a home and are looking to save on your taxes, or if you’re considering buying a home in 2017 and trying to see if you can afford it, here are five valuable deductions that you may be able to claim if you’re a homeowner. Read more