Coldwell Banker Borrego - CA Blog
Household Tips Hardwood Floor Care
Hardwood flooring is a beautiful addition to any home. Use these handy tips to help keep your floors looking amazing through the years!Stick to a schedule. Dry mop high-traffic areas daily, vacuum weekly, and clean with a wood floor cleaner once a month. Every three to five years, consider re-coating your floors to restore their original look—or pick a different finish to change things up! After 20 years, sand and refinish your hardwood to bring back its luster.Protect your floors. Liquids can s...
Sep 26, 2018
Tax Saving Propositions
Nothing is certain except death and taxes. Here is California there are a nine tax saving programs that you might qualify for.1. Two very popular exemptions exist for homeowners over 55 years of age:Propositions 60 - This measure offers anyone over the age of 55 relief from Prop. 13 by allowing them to move within the same county without undergoing a change in their basic property taxes.Proposition 90 - The same provisions and qualifications as Proposition 60. The difference is that it allo...
Sep 16, 2018
Real Estate News & Trends
Maintenance Tips for a Clean and Sparkling Pool
Summer is finally here. Is your pool ready for your family gatherings and endless games of Marco Polo? Follow our maintenance tips for a sparkling pool so you can enjoy yours all summer long. Keep it full Draining your pool under the wrong conditions can cause structural and liner damage. It's best to keep it full unless you have serious repairs that need to be made or you need to dilute the Total Dissolved Solids (TDS). Clean it upWhether you're using a pool sweep or you are the pool sweep, mai...
Aug 17, 2018