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Kitchens - The Power of Fit and Finish

Aloha Friday! I just ran into this article below regarding kitchens and how to make them sparkle.
This article suggests that if the kitchen is outdated the rest of the house may feel that way too.
Here are a few ideas that may make your kitchen and whole property feel updated in a jiffy. This is a good idea if you are wanting to sell your property or if you wanting to purchase one that needs a little TLC.
Lets get started today!

Mahalo & Aloha, Denise
Kitchens - The Power of Fit and Finish
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By Melissa Birdsong
RISMEDIA, Nov. 17, 2008-As the weather turns cooler, creating a warm and inviting kitchen can make a big difference in a home’s overall appeal. With a few well-chosen finish updates, you can shift tone and mood and purchase interest.
Fifty years ago, the American kitchen was pretty predictable-a sink, a refrigerator and a range, and for a lucky few, a dishwasher-connected by simple cabinets and countertop. As long as basic conveniences and functionality were covered, th…

How to Prune Your Garden Budget This Spring

Aloha! Some ideas for your Garden that I want to pass on to you.
Adding color to your landscaping can make your property more visually appealing, great for getting your property ready to list or ideas for a property that you are wanting to purchase that needs just a little "pop" of color.

Lets get started today!

Mahalo and Aloha, Denise

How to Prune Your Garden Budget This Spring
By Nina A. KoziolPrint Article
RISMEDIA, March 10, 2009-(MCT)-One way to rein in your plant purchases this spring without putting a damper on your dream garden is to use annuals-especially those you can start from seeds sown directly into the garden. For 15 to 25 bucks-the price of one or two flats of flowers or hanging baskets-you can buy a fistful of seed packets that will produce hundreds of plants in a rainbow of colors and shapes.
Some annuals, such as morning glories, hyacinth bean, cardinal climber and moonflower, climb by leaps and bounds. Sunflowers, in shades of red, cherry, gold or white, tur…

Cheer Up Colorful Furniture Brightens Homes, Lightens Mood

Aloha! I was reading the below article today about color choices in your home to "Cheer Up" and lighten the mood. By just adding a simple splash of color to your neutrals you can brighten things up and throw in a trend or two. These are some good ideas to think about when getting your property ready to list or when looking to buy. If the property you are considering to purchase is brown in decor just add an accent or two to get it up to speed.

Call me today to get started on listing and buying a property.

Mahalo and Aloha, Denise

Cheer Up! Colorful Furniture Brightens Homes, Lightens Mood
By Jean PattesonPrint Article
RISMEDIA, June 9, 2009-(MCT)-Color choices in furniture over the past decade have been mostly “brown, brown or more brown,” said Louis Slone, owner of Slone Brothers Furniture in Longwood, Fla.
“People are tired of brown. We’ve been ramming it down their throats for years,” he said. “They’re ready for a change.”
Ready or not, we’re getting it.
Bright color is making qu…