Put Your Home to Work!

Do you have high-interest credit cards you’d like to pay off? Or maybe you’re thinking of a series of home renovations? A home equity line of credit might be the perfect solution.

Posted by Mascoma Bank on Jun 26, 2018
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16 Home Construction Terms You Need to Know

Building a house is a complex process! You might be new to a lot of the terminology used by contractors and subcontractors.

Posted by Jim Giller on Feb 16, 2017
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Building a House? Tips on Working With an Architect

Designing and building a home? You might want the services of an architect.

Posted by Jim Giller on Jan 26, 2017
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Do You Need an Interior Designer or Decorator? Here’s How To Find Out!

Hiring an interior decorator or interior designer may sound like an extravagance, especially when the dollar figure is added to what you have already paid to build or renovate a home. But there are times when a professional decorator or designer is well worth the investment.

Posted by Sarah Powell on Jan 24, 2017
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The Secret to Finding a Builder You Can Trust

When you build a new house or undertake a major home renovation, you spend a lot of time with builders and contractors. How can you be sure you’re getting the best person for the job?


Posted by Sarah Powell on Jan 5, 2017
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Don’t Forget the Details When Building a House!

Building a house involves making a lot of big decisions. But don’t get so caught up in the big things that you lose sight of the small details that can make a house into a home!

Posted by Jim Giller on Dec 15, 2016
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5 Easy Tips to Winterize Your House

Cold weather is coming and that means it’s time to think about cutting down on energy costs for the winter.

Posted by Jim Giller on Nov 15, 2016
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If the Shoe Fits: Why a Small House Might Be the Perfect Size

It feels like an easy question to answer: one bedroom or two? Three? Four? How big is too big and how small is too small?

Posted by Jim Giller on Nov 1, 2016
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Tips for Aging in Place Without Construction

Aging in place is a goal many of us have. Who wants to leave their home, especially during a time of life that can be overwhelming with change?

Posted by Jim Giller on Oct 25, 2016
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Buying to Rent: 5 Things To Consider About Becoming a Landlord

For some people, being a landlord is a way to earn extra money. For others, it’s a last resort when they have trouble selling a house. Either way, there are things you should know.

Posted by Jim Giller on Oct 6, 2016
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