CENTURY 21 Shutters & Sails - CT Blog
With so many dining rooms being converted into part of the living room or kitchen these days, dining room design has kind of fallen by the wayside. But if you're one of the lucky homeowners to have hung on to a formal dining space, you've got an opportunity to make some amazing modern updates. Here are 7 affordable ways to breathe new life into an old dining room:#1 Perk things up with paint.Are your dining room walls still the same color they were when you moved into your house 10 years ago? If...
Apr 06, 2021
Let's be honest, 2020 was a rough ride for everybody. Our way of life flipped upside down in so many ways. Despite this, the real estate market in Connecticut and across the country held on and even broke records! Here is a look back on the past year and what economists expect in the coming year.Reflecting on the 2020 MarketThis past year saw a record breaking real estate market. Median Sale prices of homes in CT were $279,900.Throughout 2020, the average listing was on the market for 40 days...
Jan 22, 2021
Where does the time go? Every year, the 1st of January seems to sneak up out of nowhere and by this time, the air is cold and we start to notice issues we didn't in the summer. Energy bills soar, a draft is coming through the door. Luckily, All these problems are solvable or avoidable. Here are some tips for preparing your home for the cold. 1. Get an Energy Audit done to save $$$Have you noticed rooms of your home are drafty or dusty? The floors are cold? Rooms are too hot or too cold? Musty o...
Jan 12, 2021