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Posted Apr 20, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Tip of the WeekGive your home an energy shot this spring with bright colors and bold patterns.“Patterns are hot, hot, hot,” said Cathie Pliess, program coordinator of design for The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale and a certified interior designer. “Look for oversized patterns in bold colors on a white background.”

Posted Apr 15, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Reader question: We have a good house in a bad location. The other homes are not as nice, and people have junk cars and other stuff in their yards. We have not been able to sell. What can we do? Ashley C.

Posted Apr 13, 2014 at 11:01 PM

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Posted Apr 8, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Reader question: Monty, I am saving and looking to buy my first rental this year. What kind of infrastructure do I need to have in place to support this kind of business? Thanks, Rob P.

Posted Apr 6, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Tip of the WeekWhether you’re personalizing a new home or revitalizing an old room, the start of spring is when newly imagined spaces become do-it-yourself realities.

Posted Apr 1, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Reader question: My condo needs a makeover; painting, new carpet and flooring, kitchen remodeling, etc. I am in my 80s and would hate to live through the fixes. What are the pros and cons regarding selling as a fixer-upper in a very desirable...

Posted Apr 1, 2014 at 11:01 PM

You know that iconic image of San Francisco with the row of Victorian houses, the Bay stretching out beyond them? That's Alamo Square, home of the titles for “Full House” and a whole lot of gorgeous Victorian and Edwardian-era real estate. The homes...

Updated Mar 31, 2014 at 12:55 PM

Our morning shower is no longer a shower. It’s a trickle. Some expert could not leave our showers be. I’d like to have a discussion with that guy, with my greasy hands.

Updated Mar 31, 2014 at 12:48 PM

You’d think a tree falling in a storm is a fairly simple issue. Well, forget that. It seems logical that the tree owner would be liable for damage to your property. But no. If a tree falls on your property, no matter who owns it, it’s your...

Posted Mar 30, 2014 at 11:01 PM

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Posted Mar 25, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Reader question: Monty, my wife and I are 32 years old and have just finished restoring a big Victorian two-family home in New Jersey. We took on a bit of debt, but I just paid all of the credit cards down and completely paid off a pretty big loan.

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