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Quick and Easy Holiday Party Clean-up Tips

It can be such fun hosting a holiday party for family and friends. However, when it comes to the clean-up afterwards — that’s not as much fun. These simple party clean-up tips will help make the task easier for you and … Continue reading

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Winterize Your Home – Inside and Out

Winter can be great for those of us that love the snow and ice. For the rest of us, the post-Halloween weather can be a headache for many reasons.  It’s a heightened time for car accidents, as well as sky-rocketed … Continue reading

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After the Storm: Detecting Mold

Markatos Services offers their deepest condolences to those effected by Hurricane Sandy.  While some received more destruction from the storm than others, the worries of those with no visible structural damage still lingers.  Even those of us who caught the … Continue reading

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Dust Explained: Dangers of Dust Inside the Home

Take your index finger and wipe it over….say, the top of your tv. Chances are, you’ve got a visible amount of dust there, right? (Unless Markatos has been in your home in the last few weeks. Your finger should be … Continue reading

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Prepping your home for fall and winter

All the evident signs of fall are already here: the school buses are slowing down your morning commute, pumpkin flavored everything is stocked at all your favorite markets, and the turning leaves of the beloved maple in your front yard … Continue reading

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Our Friend, the Fridge

When you think of a hard working appliance, your refrigerator probably doesn’t come to mind.  It’s just “chilling” in the kitchen, you think, keeping cold all the deliciousness in which you love to indulge.  But consider this: do you take … Continue reading

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Staging Bathrooms

Home Staging 101: Staging Bathrooms  {This is part 4 in a series called Home Staging 101.  The lovely and talented Kym Tarr of Shoestring Home Staging is teaching us all how to stage a home for sale. Join me as I learn how … Continue reading

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