The Pros and Cons of Flooring Materials

By Avalon: May 19th, 2011 in category.

Wood Pros Beautiful, warm, soft on the feet, many wood types and hues to choose from, can be painted or stained for more color options, helps tie kitchen to other rooms in an open floor plan. Hardwood floors are durable and have stood the test of time. Homes that are more than 100 years old […]

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…to a row over wallpaper

By Avalon: May 17th, 2011 in category.

DECORATING is among the biggest causes of domestic strife, with six in 10 newlyweds arguing over the colour of wallpaper or paint, according to a survey. One in five co-habiting couples claim to be at odds over their home decor, with only two in five women willing to compromise to keep their partner happy, compared […]

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April’11 House Price Index from Rightmove

By Avalon: May 13th, 2011 in category.

Key Points from this month’s report   · Increased seller numbers not matched by increase in purchasers’ ability to buy, resulting in biggest monthly jump in agents’ unsold stock since May 2007 – up from 70 to 74 properties per branch; · As property supply is increasingly outstripping demand, this month’s jump in new sellers’ […]

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