Home Ownership Tips
Owning a home is great, but keeping up with roof, gutters and lawn care, buying new appliances, researching the best schools near which to buy, and other tasks can often seem daunting – particularly for new home owners. But they don’t have to be!
In this blog, we offer a variety of homeowner tips, including home maintenance insights, how to buy new appliances – and what kind to buy, DIY recommendations, helpful information about area schools, inside looks at some of our maintenance-free and traditional Belmonte homes and communities, as well as a little bit of history about this great region in which we live and work.
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As one of the first American colonies to be settled, New York is proud to be home to a rich and distinguished history. This is part of a series celebrating the proud culture and tradition that makes the Capital District such an incredible place to live. Though there...read more
The holiday season is a time of joy and celebration with family and friends from near and far, which also means it’s a time for house guests. While you might be feeling a little stressed with that urge to make your loved ones feel welcome, don’t fret! With a little...read more
When most folks hear the words “Energy Star”, the first things that come to mind are “fluorescent lights” and “turning the AC off,” but there’s really so much more to it than that. In recent decades there have been monumental advances in home technology that not only...read more
Though some may take pride and even pleasure in the maintenance and upkeep of owning a home, to others, lawn care and snow removal are at best a chore that distracts from time with the ones they love and at worst, an impossible burden. The Mill at Smith Bridge...read more