Planning to Hire a Roofing Contractor? Here’s How to Choose One

Deciding upon a roofing contractor is a significant decision. It would be most effective to obtain a person capable and qualified, but you also want to make confident that you are cozy with them and that they will be a great suit for your property. In this article are some guidelines on picking out the right roofing contractor for your wants.

Double-Check Licensing and Insurance coverage

This is important for two good reasons. To start with, it guards you if some thing goes wrong during the roofing course of action. Next, it ensures that the contractor is capable to do the work. You can verify with your state’s licensing board to verify that the contractor is licensed and insured.

The moment you have verified that the contractor is accredited and insured, the next action is to check out their references. Ask the contractor for a listing of past customers that

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Tour of Historic Deerfield, MA Prepare to be Blown Away!



Hey Everyone!

Happy Father’s Day and also Juneteenth Day, if you celebrate this federal holiday.

Today, I’m republishing a beautiful post from two years ago, when my son Cale took me to historic Deerfield, MA. This of course, was the height of the pandemic; gone were the usual throngs of tourists. Therefore, I got a lot of great shots of this incredibly charming and historic village in Western Massachusetts.


In addition, today (as I’m writing), June 18th, is also Cale’s birthday.


You probably read that if you received the HOT SALES and opened the email.

Why am I republishing this post only two years later?

Well, it’s a beautiful post that isn’t getting read. And, this morning, Cale sent me a link to the oldest buildings still in existence in Massachusetts. Most of them are in coastal Massachusetts on the north shore. This post will explain the difference between the

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Designing Homes for Boomers (10 Needs to Consider)

This low, deep, squishy sofa is not the type of seating that most boomer and up generations seek out. It can be really hard for many of them to get up, gracefully, or even at all, without assistance.

In case you didn’t know, I’m a boomer.

I watched a few home design shows recently where the boomer-and-older generation was the client age group and honestly, I found some of the design ideas to be really not fitting for this older population. I know it is hard to understand an older generation’s needs if you aren’t there yourself.

As a boomer myself, as someone who has designed spaces for my elderly mother and for others of this age, I’m here to share some of what I’ve learned.

When I look for hotel rooms or Airbnb properties, even restaurants, I find I always look for specific features. And believe me, you’d … Read More

Rustic Asian Home With A Traditional Essence

On a peaceful plain by the foothills of Annamese Cordillera, central Vietnam, Hue people hold the role of family in high regard, placing family connections above all else. These values are what led one family of adult children to commission a home design in which their ageing parents could enjoy a retirement of relaxing pastimes and gardening. Designed by architectural firm Limdim House Studio, this 75 square metre home was designed to be easy to live in for the elderly couple, with a cosy yet minimalist aesthetic. Traditional, rustic elements were employed to achieve a restful appeal that is reminiscent of childhood in the countryside. An open plan interior promotes natural light and ventilation.

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