A look at Schumacher Homes, one of America’s larger “on your lot” custom home builders. This segment provides a step-by-step overview of a design-build project, how the custom home process works and the benefits received when you make all the material and layout selections, and end up with the home you want on your land.

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A look at home design that focuses on women’s preferences and solutions.

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Company overview of products with worldwide application. Interesting.

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Here are some creative designs, both new modern and traditional bathroom vanities.

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Elegant designs for single and double sink marble top vanities.

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Quick review of bathroom vanity designs and colors by James Martin

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Many lenders offer a pre-qualification process. The Approved to Move™ program from Embrace Home Loans provides homebuyers with a full approval before they find a home, allowing their customers to shop for a home with confidence. It’s great for Realtors too, knowing the homebuyer’s loan has already been underwritten. The agent can find the perfect home and close a deal quickly for the homebuyer.

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Here’s a tour of Beaufort, SC, a charming southern town known for its spectacular waterways, live oak trees covered in Spanish moss, shrimp boats and sailboats, beautiful antebellum homes and more than 300 years of American history. If you’re seeking a quiet place to raise a family or a quiet place to retire, add this community to your short list.

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If you’re seeking a retirement community, Trilogy is a good place to look. This segment provides a peek at Trilogy at Lake Norman, one of 16 U.S. communities offered by Trilogy Active Lifestyle Communities, available for 55+ living. Lake Norman offers boating, hiking, cycling, walking trails, fitness center, culinary studio, a 25,000 sq. ft. clubhouse, and it’s in close proximity to shopping, dining and various amenities in nearby Charlotte, NC.

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Here’s a quick look at The Cliffs, encompassing seven leading golf communities in the Southeast U.S. If you’re looking for a beautiful place to live or retire, with endless activities, ideal amenities and breathtaking outdoor views, one of these wonderful communities may be your next place to call home.

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Whether you’re building a new home or re-roofing your current home, consider Interlock Lifetime Roofing Systems. These are metal roof systems with varying designs and colors with engineering that locks roofing tiles in place in 4 places, making this roofing system extraordinarily secure in wind and extreme weather condition. They claim you’ll never re-roof again.

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This Smoke and Carbon Monoxide detector also monitors room temp and humidity, has a 10 year battery and sends alerts to smart phones and mobile devices.

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The 3rd generation Nest Learning Thermostat has a bigger, sharper screen. And it’s even better at learning what you like. It’s the smart thermostat that monitors your patterns and sets a daily routine based on “your settings”. It also monitors and reports your energy consumption.

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Some people like monitored security systems, some don’t’. If you want to avoid service contracts and monthly fees and can handle self-monitoring of your property via mobile device, the iSmartAlarm may be your solution. With their app, you can access live feeds using your iPhone, iPad or Android device, and monitor and control your security system from anywhere.

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Great video with some humor added to tell you about the Kevo Smart Lock by Kwikset. Kevo provides you Bluetooth-enabled access to your home and allows you to send an “e-key” to those you trust, or to quickly delete them as this video demonstrates.

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All roofing materials aren’t the same, so consider the best roofing products before you build or replace your roof. One recommended roofing product is Impact-Resistant shingles, which provides for a stronger more durable roof. They are specially designed to help resist damage from hail, flying debris and high winds.

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