Andrew Johnstun's Blog Posts

Ideas For Great Accent Walls

An accent wall can totally transform a room, taking it from boring and drab to bold and exciting. Accent walls create a new focal point for your space, add liveliness and contrast, and are typically

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Helpful Tasks For Your Move IN

Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should

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Five MoneySaving Green Upgrades

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also lead to some major savings.Solar panels: The upfront cost is big,

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Finding The Right Mattress

You’ve got more options than ever when mattress shopping these days with no shortage of brick-and-mortar and online-only retailers to choose from. Here are the factors you should consider when

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PRIORITY TASKS FOR YOUR MOVE IN

Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should

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Five Money Saving Green Upgrades Of Great Interest

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also lead to some major savings. Solar panels: The upfront cost is,

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Organic Food On A Budget

Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor

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Ideas For Accent Walls Made Beautiful

An accent wall can totally transform a room, taking it from boring and drab to bold and exciting. Accent walls create a new focal point for your space, add liveliness and contrast, and are typically

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MustHave Tools For Homeowners

When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman, you’re going to need to fix them yourself. Luckily, you don’t

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Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should

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Which Down Payment Is Right For Your Individual Circumstances

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a home. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and

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15 Negotiating Tactics That Kill Sale

Negotiation is a subtle art in real estate, but skilled negotiators can usually find some common ground that satisfies all parties. On the other hand, using the wrong negotiation tactics can sink a

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Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor

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Accent Wall Ideas

An accent wall can totally transform a room, taking it from boring and drab to bold and exciting. Accent walls create a new focal point for your space, add liveliness and contrast, and are typically

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5 Criteria For Pricing A Home

When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales. There’s rarely a perfect apples-to-apples comparison, so a pricing decision

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Create An Evacuation Plan For Your Pets

An evacuation plan is a necessity for every home, especially if you live in an area where fires, earthquakes, hurricanes, flooding, and other disasters are a possibility. Many homeowners create

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HOW TO CHECK And Know YOUR HOME FOR AIR LEaks

We’re well into the fall season and winter is right around the corner. This is the time of year when it’s especially important to make sure your home is properly sealed. Air leaks can make it

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DEALING WITH SCRATCHED HARDWOOD FLOORS

Hardwood floors are highly desirable for most homeowners, but they come with their share of challenges when it comes to cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. After a few months or years of heavy use

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Sacramento Events

Railroad Museum Debuts Timely New Exhibit Titled “Off the Clock: Sports Clubs of the Southern Pacific” EVENT DATE/TIME Nov 3, 2016 to Jun 1, 201810:00

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Open House Isleton CA Saturday 11 Am To 2 Pm

Isleton Shores Annemarie Way Isleton, CA Delta living! And you're 10 mins from Rio Vista! Stunning Victorian-ish modern home in charming Isleton. Check out these treasures with stainless steel

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Sacramento Community Events

Festa di VinoPresented by Rotary Club of Point West at California Automobile Museum Comment FEB24 BUY TICKETS Festa di Vino is an innovative pairing of food and wine

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9th Annual Tea Party

9th Annual Tea PartyDeadline to purchase tickets: February 16th.Saturday, March 10, 2018The Falls Event Center, Roseville11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Child Advocates of Placer County invites you to join

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Food Truck Mania Roseville CA

Date and Time  March 8 2018 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Location;

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Mattress Shopping

You’ve got more options than ever when mattress shopping these days with no shortage of brick-and-mortar and online-only retailers to choose from. Here are the factors you should consider when

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DISPELLING REFINANCING MYTHS

“Refinancing” is a scary word for many people, but that shouldn’t be the case for you. For many homeowners, refinancing can not only lower your monthly payments and help with your monthly

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5 NEGOTIATING TACTICS THAT KILL A SALE

Negotiation is a subtle art in real estate, but skilled negotiators can usually find some common ground that satisfies all parties. On the other hand, using the wrong negotiation tactics can sink a

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Short Sale And Foreclosure

As unfortunate as it can be when homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments and must face the possibility of losing their homes, short sales and foreclosures provide them options for moving on

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DOWN PAYMENT STRATEGY

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a home. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and

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ORGANIC FOOD

Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor

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GOING GREEN

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your home, it can also lead to some major savings. Solar panels: The upfront cost

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WHICH DOWN PAYMENT STRATEGY IS RIGHT FOR YOU

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a home. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and

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TOP 10 Benefits Of Living In An HOA

Top 10 Benefits of Living in an HOA The Top 10 Benefits of Living in a Well-Managed HOA 10. Well-maintained amenities – HOAs typically do an outstanding job of maintaining

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Living Along The Delta

Enjoy your morning coffee on your balcony, Stunning Delta home in charming Isleton. Check out this treasure 3 bed 2.5 bath, 2225 sf, with stainless steel appliances, granite kitchen counter tops,

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DIY Tip

Change the air filter in your central heat and air unit often, especially during peak usage months. Thirty days is the absolute longest you should ever leave an air filter in place; two weeks is

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Delta Living

Enjoy your morning coffee on your balcony, Stunning Victorian-ish modern home in charming Isleton. Check out this treasure with stainless steel appliances, granite kitchen counter tops, laminate

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PCAR Crab Feed

5th Annual PCAR Crab Feedby PLACER COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® -- PCAR

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OPEN HOUSE DAVIS

Join us on Saturday January 6 from 1-4 pm OPEN HOUSE at 925 San Tomas Drive in Davis, CA. This is your chance to tour this gorgeous updated Davis Home, plenty of room for entertaining, new stainless

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Sacramento Ice Rink

The Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink has been a seasonal landmark on The Kay for over 20 years, providing a playful escape into a winter wonderland for kids and adults alike. The City of Sacramento

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Food Truck Mania Roseville Events

FOOD TRUCK MANIA ROSEVILLEWhen: January 11 2018 5:00 PM to 8:00 PMWhere: Vernon Street Town SquareChow down in downtown with SactoMoFo, every second Thursday of the month at Food

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HAPPY NEW YEAR

Cheers to the New Year! Wishing you a Happy Holiday season from the Johnstun Team!;

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