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New Resource Videos Up On Shorewest.com

    Buying and selling a home does not need to be complicated! Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or selling your existing home, we have gathered the most frequently asked questions and created easy to understand videos. These resource …
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Shorewest Shares: How To Install A New Door Knob And Deadbolt

When you first move into a new place, it’s important that you change the locks. This way, you know who has access. Here’s how you install a new door knob and deadbolt: How to remove the old knob or deadbolt: …
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Shorewest Shares: Six Tips For Curb Appeal Landscape

Curb appeal plays an important role to your home. A well-landscaped front yard takes into account the size of your house, where it sits on the property, the amount of direct sunlight it receives, and how plants, bushes, flowers and …
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Shorewest Shares: How To Keep Water Out Of Your Basement

There’s nothing more frustrating when your basement floods. After you’re done cleaning up the damage, you have to get to the root of the problem — so it doesn’t happen again. The water could be coming from the poorly directed …
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Shorewest Shares: How to Apply Epoxy To Your Garage Floor

Epoxy is a long-lasting, tough coating that you paint onto concrete floors to resist grease, oil and many other substances. The difficult part about epoxy is that not all concrete floors will hold a coating. Before you get ready to …
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Shorewest Shares:  Top 10 Best Houseplants That Clean The Air

Indoor air can contain pollutants, making it not as fresh as it should be. Synthetic furniture, paints and computers pump chemical vapors in the air. Air conditioning and heat dries the air. Combining those two can lead to complaints like …
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Shorewest Shares: The Perfect Summer Patio And How To Create It

One of the best things about summer is enjoying the weather outside! Whether it’s through the tranquility of reading a book in the grass or hosting a summer barbeque, it’s important to get your patio ready for summer. Here are …
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Shorewest Shares: How To Attract Songbirds To Your Garden

Nothing says good morning like listening to the beautiful songs of birds chirping in the morning. Here are a few tips to help you maximize visits from songbirds to your outdoor space: Plant a diverse garden. Attracting songbirds to your …
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Shorewest Shares: How to Brighten Up A Room

As spring is in full bloom, it’s time to brighten up your rooms and enjoy the sunshine. A few simple, cost-effective changes can help renew your space. Here are eight cost-effect ways to brighten up a room: Add a plant. …
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Shorewest Shares: Garden Tips —Three Ways to Naturally Kill Weeds

Spring has already arrived in Southeastern Wisconsin — flowers are blooming, lawns are being mowed and weeds are in now in season. You can get rid of your weeds with chemicals, but you are also tainting the ground with poison, …
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