Monthly Archives: April 2007

Victory Lane – new subdivision with unusual amenities

Check out this subdivision called Victory Lane. It’s got a racetrack, golf course, airstrip, game reserve, lakes and clubhouse. I don’t know if I would really want a game reserve in my backyard.  Maybe some stray bullets come flying into … Continue reading

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The next episode

It may be a little premature to type this but I just felt that it was time to put something down on paper (or rather on screen).  My posts and answers on this are going to be vague.  The reasons are … Continue reading

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Buying new construction vs. Buying older homes

After making my post about my new old house I began to think about the pros and cons of buying new vs. buying old. I have lived in 2 new houses and 3 old houses so far.  There are many other … Continue reading

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Do you get charged anytime minutes when you place a call at 8:59pm?

Every month I seem to go over my minutes on my plan.  Those minutes add up to dollars real fast at $0.35/minute.  A friend of mine once told me to hang up and call her back as I was talking to her … Continue reading

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New house equals old house

After buying new construction only homes recently, moving into an older home reminds me of why we all make daily trips to Home Depot after moving into a new old home.  The new home was built in the late 1970’s. … Continue reading

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Pictures of kitchen tile backsplashes #2

This is post #2 of my pictures of kitchen tile backsplash series.  This series consists of pictures and scans of kitchen tile backsplash designs that I’ve accumulated over the years during my search for design ideas.  Most, if not all, kitchen … Continue reading

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Installing a decent home theater for value

Home theaters are becoming very popular and they can be great selling points when you list your home for sale.  Home theaters can range anywhere from a few thousand dollars to over $100,000.  I think that a low cost home theater … Continue reading

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