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September 26th, 2012
Through the pitch-black night, the captain sees a light dead ahead on a collision course with his ship. He sends a signal: “Change your course 10 degree east.”
The light signals back: “Change yours, 10 degrees west.”
Angry, the captain sends: “I’m a navy captain! Change your course, sir!”
“I’m a seaman, second class,” comes the reply. “Change your course, sir.”
Now the captain ...

Article posted in Newsy Neighbor

September 25th, 2012
On the Move ...and Renovating 
Everyone has a different reason for wanting to renovate. Maybe The design magazines have you dreaming of an updated look for your current space...or maybe the  hot water tank flooded the basement,so you need to renovate....OR maybe it's time to Move.
Are you Getting ready to trade up? Then it's time to roll up your sleeves and get your  house (or condo) re ...

Thought of the day

September 24th, 2012

Thought of the Day

"Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory."

Arthur Ashe
1943-1993, Professional Tennis Player


Fall maintenance

September 21st, 2012
Here is a continuation on our series on Home Fall Maintenance

With Fall fast approaching, now is a perfect time to review a scheduled list of "TO DOs" , in preparation of a long cold winter.
Your Largest investment, your home, needs regularly scheduled maintenance to stay to good condition.

-Vacuum electric baseboard heaters to remove dust.
-Remove the grills ...

None, Rural Wheatland County, Alberta

September 21st, 2012

I just finished uploading this House for sale, None, Rural Wheatland County, Alberta

AFFORDABLE ACREAGE living!! BRAND NEW Modular and NEW SHOP... Just what you you have been waiting for....Uou could Be moved in before Winter comes. The home has current Dark hardwood cabinets,ceramic backsplash and edging,raised Entertainment Bar in Kitchen and neutral colours throughout...and it Still has t ...

Fall maintenance

September 11th, 2012

Waking up and its  2c this Morning...    YIKES! .... REALITY CHECK....  FALL is fast approaching
And its time to review our Fall HOME Maintenance list again.
These tips are meant to prepare our homes for the harshness of the season.Here are some ideas on that list

*Have furnace or heating system serviced by a qualified service company every two years for a gas furnace ...

smile of the day

September 5th, 2012

A Sunday school teacher asked her little children, as they were on the way to church service, "And why is it necessary to be quiet in church?" One bright little girl replied, "Because people are sleeping

....just a little smile from Strathmore to start your day.


Staging ideas

September 3rd, 2012

All Summer we've been discussing staging ideas to sell your home. Continuing on that theme, today lets add the importance of  LIGHTING AND WINDOW TREATMENTS...

Buyers like to see current looks when they go shopping for a home,so if your lighting or window treatments were last changed in the 90's.....its TIME to update them. There are inexpensive ways to update these looks,so don ...

None, Rural Wheatland County, Alberta

September 1st, 2012

I just finished uploading this House for sale, None, Rural Wheatland County, Alberta

WHAT A VIEW!! This 5 bedroom walkout bungalow has a BEAUTIFUL view from the large deck off Kitchen...a nice open floor plan and is 3 bedr plus 2 bedr suite. Some of the features include a spacious great room w/ vaulted ceilings, hardwood flooring, fireplace,and the kitchen has loads of counters & cupboard spac ...