I have listed a new property at 180 CUNDLES RD W in BARRIE.
Pride of ownership is evident in this one-family owned home. This raised bungalow with rear addition boasts 2100 finished sq ft & offers a custom floor plan that could be used as a home office/business space. The home offers 2 BDRMS and 2 baths on the upper level and an additional bedroom/recroom space. The full 3pc bath on the lower level features heated floors & shower. The bright kitchen opens to the dining area w/built in shelves & leads to the formal living room with crown mouldings, broadloom & huge windows. The master bedroom features one wall of closets, laminate flooring. The second bedroom offers cozy broadloom under foot as well as ample closet space. There is a linen closet,a broom closet & a separate storage closet area with access to attic. The 3pc main bath features a tub/shower combo & is near both of the bedrooms. A few steps down brings us to the rear addition & the huge great room w/gas fireplace and 2 large built in cabinets with lighting & glass doors that flank the mantle. A Sky light, pot- lights,3 large windows and a French door create a bright airy feel. There is no shortage of natural light. This room opens to the laundry room and the 2pc powder room with access to the 3 car garage and a door to both the front and the back yards offering many potential uses. Included, front loading washer&dryer,small fridge & upright freezer. Down a few more steps to the lower level bedroom/recroom space has 2 large built in closets w/built in drawers & 3 windows. There is a sitting area &full 3pc bath w/radiant heated flooring. There is additional storage space and a craft/office space in the utility area w/builts & utility sink. This home sits on a large 102'x 146' lot facing Cundles West. Paved Drive w/6+spaces. Near Anne St, with easy access to Hiways, amenities, Sunnidale park, public transit & more.If you are looking for a unique property with much potential call to visit.
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Please visit our Open House at 1394 BUTLER ST in INNISFIL.
Open House on Saturday, January 23, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Welcome to 1394 Butler Street you will be amazed with the space in this fabulous 4 BR, 2.5 Bath 1803 SqFt 2 Storey home,finished in neutral colours. Located in desirable Innisfil, minutes to the Barrie South GO & Hyw.11 with easy access to Hwy 400... this home is great for commuters. Near all amenities, beach, rec centre and not far from schools the location is sure to please. Featuring a bright great room enhanced by beautiful hardwood floors and bright windows; this home has it all. The spacious master bedroom features a WIC & 3pc ensuite. The three additional bedrooms feature carpet and bright windows and good closet space. A bright 3pc bath is near the bedrooms. The great room opens to the bright kitchen with dining area that step out to the deck from the sliding doors. The bright lower level offers potential additional living space with a walk out to the yard through sliding doors and a bright egress window. The partially fenced yard features a double drive way and double car garage and balcony deck off the kitchen. With a fantastic location in a family friendly neighbourhood this great home is near all amenities and easy access to Hiways... make an offer today before it is gone.
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Keeping Houseplants Alive when You’re Away

 

When you’re out-of-town, there are plenty of kennels and other facilities that will mind your dog or cat. In fact, the pet-care business is booming! However, the same options aren’t available for your houseplants. So what do you do?

 

First, keep in mind that plants can go for several days or even a couple of weeks without water. This frequently happens in their natural habitats. So if you’re gone for just a few days, your flora will probably be fine.

 

Flowering plants tend to need the most water. Give them an extra dose just before you leave. Also, make sure they are in indirect, rather than direct sunlight. That will help them conserve water.

 

If you’re going to be away for a week or more, consider one of the several products on the market that water plants automatically. Many of these allow you to adjust how much water each plant gets — and when.

 

You’ll find plenty of do-it-yourself instructions for making your own automatic waterer on the internet, from plastic cups with tiny holes in the bottom to upside-down bottles with wicks. These might work, but you’ll want to test them first.

 

Of course, your best option might be to have a friend or trusted neighbour take care of the plants for you. Just be sure to give them clear instructions.

 

Your houseplants will thank you. 

 

When your home if for sale keeping your houseplants looking healthy is important. If your plants are well cared for, buyers will feel your home is well cared for as well.

 

And remember house plants help to keep your air clean!  

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I have listed a new property at 1394 BUTLER ST in INNISFIL.
Welcome to 1394 Butler Street you will be amazed with the space in this fabulous 4 BR, 2.5 Bath 1803 SqFt 2 Storey home,finished in neutral colours. Located in desirable Innisfil, minutes to the Barrie South GO & Hyw.11 with easy access to Hwy 400... this home is great for commuters. Near all amenities, beach, rec centre and not far from schools the location is sure to please. Featuring a bright great room enhanced by beautiful hardwood floors and bright windows; this home has it all. The spacious master bedroom features a WIC & 3pc ensuite. The three additional bedrooms feature carpet and bright windows and good closet space. A bright 3pc bath is near the bedrooms. The great room opens to the bright kitchen with dining area that step out to the deck from the sliding doors. The bright lower level offers potential additional living space with a walk out to the yard through sliding doors and a bright egress window. The partially fenced yard features a double drive way and double car garage and balcony deck off the kitchen. With a fantastic location in a family friendly neighbourhood this great home is near all amenities and easy access to Hiways... make an offer today before it is gone.
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When you make an offer on a home, it’s a smart idea to have a professional home inspector check it out from top to bottom. This inspection will ensure that the property doesn’t have any unexpected “issues”. After all, you don’t want to buy a home only to discover that the roof needs to be replaced, immediately, for thousands of dollars.

That being said, you might question whether you really need to invest the few hundred dollars it costs for a professional home inspection. “The home we want to buy looks like it’s in very good shape,” you might be thinking. “I can’t see anything wrong with it.”

 

However, a professional home inspector can see things you can’t. When you view a property that’s on the market, you might be able to notice obvious issues, like a crack in the foundation or a dripping faucet. If you’re experienced with home maintenance, you might even notice roofing tiles that look like they’re overdue for replacement.

But you won’t pick up all the issues a home inspector can.

 

A home inspector will, for example, use a special device to check for moisture build-up in the washrooms – which can be an indication of mould. He or she will also inspect wiring to make sure everything is safe and compliant with the building code.

 

That’s not all.

 

Like a determined detective, a home inspector will investigate the property’s structure, electrical and plumbing systems, insulation, and other components — and then report the findings to you.

In the end, a professional home inspection gives you peace-of-mind and protects your investment. So getting one is highly recommended — even for recently built homes.

 

A good REALTOR® can recommend a trusted home inspector for you.

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