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A Buyer's Guide to Home Air Conditioning Systems

As seen in the Montgomery County News

July 22 ,2021

  Few experiences provide as much relief as walking into a cool room on a hot summer day. Air conditioning systems make such experiences possible, and homeowners’ decision in regard to which one to install in their homes is significant.

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The Pros and Cons of Irrigation Systems

As seen in the Montgomery County News

July 15 ,2021

      Maintaining a lush, green lawn and thriving landscape that includes shrubbery, flowers and trees requires time, money and often some sweat equity. However, the beauty that results from such effort compels many homeowners to take on the landscaping challenge.

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How to Manage Relocating for a new job

As seen in the Montgomery County News

July 08 ,2021

          Moving can be a considerable undertaking while professionals who are single or married with no children may find it easier to move than men and women with families. 

Craftsman Home Renovation Ideas

As seen in the Montgomery County News

July 01 ,2021

            Craftsman homes trace their roots to the late 19th century. An architectural style inspired by the Arts and Crafts movement that flourished in Europe and North America for roughly 40 years between 1880 and 1920, the American Craftsman home has endured into the 21st century thanks to its beauty and the unique feel its homes inspire.

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Practice Firework Safety

As seen in the Montgomery County News

June 24 ,2021

The arrival of warm weather provides more opportunities to gather and celebrate. From national holidays to impromptu backyard barbecues, the opportunity to kick back and relax is a hallmark of summer.

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Simple Ways to Improve a Kitchen Pantry

As seen in the Montgomery County News

June 17 ,2021

People have been spending more time at home in 2020 than in years past, and certain projects around the house have become a priority. One home improvement idea that serves the double benefit of creating organization and making cooking at home more efficient is to reimagine the kitchen pantry.

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Tips for Home Buyers During a Selle's Market

As seen in the Montgomery County News

June 10 ,2021

A combination of factors, including low interest rates and a pandemic-driven decision by many city dwellers to look for houses in the suburbs, has created a housing boom for much of 2020 and 2021. That boom has created an undeniable seller’s market in real estate.

What to Know About Outdoor Living Spaces

As seen in the Montgomery County News

June 03 ,2021

Home trends come and go. What was popular as recently as a decade ago may have lost some luster in the eyes of today’s homebuyers. Though that’s historically been the case in regard to real estate, outdoor living rooms are one relatively recent home trend that figures to have a longer shelf life, especially in the aftermath of a global pandemic during which people were encouraged to stay home as much as possible.

Tips to Prepare for your Next big Home Project

As seen in the Montgomery County News

May 20 ,2021

            The planning process is one of the most exciting parts of a home renovation project, and with social distancing keeping us indoors, now is the time to dream big and get ready.

5 Things You Didn't Know a VA Loan Could Do for You

As seen in the Montgomery County News

May 14 ,2021

Because of the bravery and sacrifices of veterans and active military, the rest of the country’s civilians can live the American dream in safety.

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Why Business Plans Matter

As seen in the Montgomery County News

May 06 ,2021

Businesses cater to consumers’ every whim. As the world has learned during the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses play a vital role in daily life, and many effectively cater to their clients even when their facilities are closed to the public.

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Why the Water Matters to Novice Kayakers

As seen in the Montgomery County News

April 29 ,2021

Kayaking is a fun way to spend an afternoon, particularly in summertime. If smiles on the faces of kayakers aren’t enough to convince you just how fun this sport can be, perhaps statistics can convince you how enjoyable it is to paddle away in a kayak.

5 Outdoor Projects That Add Value

As seen in the Montgomery County News

April 22 ,2021

Water features can make for relaxing and eye-catching additions to outdoors spaces. According to the online gardening resource Garden Know-How, a water feature is any landscape enhancement that uses water and other material to bring tranquility and beauty to a space.

5 Outdoor Projects That Add Value

As seen in the Montgomery County News

April 15 ,2021

Exterior renovations can enhance the appearance of a property and make it more enjoyable for homeowners. Certain renovations have the potential to add value to a home, while others may do the opposite. Learning which one have the largest return on investment can help homeowners select features that will have the most positive impact.

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3 Techniques to Keep Mosquitoes out of Your Backyard Oasis

As seen in the Montgomery County News

April 08 ,2021

The value of a retreat-like backyard was never more parent than in 2020. Over the last year-plus, much of the world has been forced to stay home as a global pandemic has claimed milllions of lives while countless others have had to fight to survive in hospitals. It’s no surprise people have looked for a respite from the harsh realities of living during a deadly pandemic, and turned their attention to their own backyards to provide such an escape.

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How to Store Firewood the Right Way

As seen in the Montgomery County News

April 01 ,2021

A fireplace is a cozy and warm spot around which a family can gather. The home and real estate resource HomeGuides.com indicates that 60 percent of new homes have a fireplace, which is up from 36 percent in the 1970s.

Emerging Deck Trends

As seen in the Montgomery County News

March 25 ,2021

 

Custom-built decks can expand usable outdoor entertaining spaces. Decks surround pools and create patio areas that make it easy to establish their living spaces, improving the functionality of outdoor areas.

The Differences Between Real Estate Agents & Brokers

As seen in the Montgomery County News

March 18 ,2021

Real estate transactions often involve significant amounts of money. As a result, it’s common for both buyers and sellers to enlist the services of a host of professionals with real estate experience.  

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Tips for Building a Backyard Retaining Wall

As seen in the Montgomery County News

March 13 ,2021

Flat, even landscapes are often coveted in backyards. However, flat backyards are not always so easy to find. Fortunately, varied terrain does not mean that certain landscaping plans are entirely off limits, especially for homeowners willing to build retaining walls.

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Welcome Aboard

As seen in the Montgomery County News

November 19, 2020

Our new Sales Associate.  

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Ouachita Real Estate Ribbon Cutting

Mount Ida Area Chamber Welcomes Ouachita Real Estate with Ribbon Cutting

March 26, 2020

The Mount Ida Area Chamber of Commerce and Ouachita Real Estate hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday, March 19, to celebrate the grand opening of Montgomery County’s newest real estate business.