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Aug22013

There’s No Place Like a New Home!

People buy homes for a variety of reasons Many will consider new construction by a builder in their search for a home.  Those who prefer new homes are more likely to have visited model homes and met with a quality construction builder like The Jones Company of TN.  Savvy buyers are interested…

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Jul262013

Great advice on selling your home in today’s market

Price Lechleiter: ‘Seller’s market’ doesn’t mean everything will sell   With inventory lower than it has been in several years, many markets have become a seller’s market. However, that doesn’t mean every property will sell. In fact, it is the well-maintained and appropriately priced properties that are flying quickly off…

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Jul172013

Nashville Summer Heat Getting Your Plants Down?

While most plants enjoy a healthy amount of sun, very few can tolerate high temperatures for long without a little extra help. You lawn will turn a mix of brown and yellow during long, hot summer days, and your annuals and newly planted perennials and shrubs will wilt and go…

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Jul52013

The Ultimate Staging Guide Checklist

The Ultimate Staging Guide Checklist

Ready, set, stage! This checklist will take you through every step of the way. By FrontDoor.com   1. Plan Ahead     -Walk through each room and criticize the home from a buyer’s perspective. -Ask a few local real estate professionals for their advice. -Consider getting a professional home inspection…

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Jun72013

Summer Treat: Easy Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

  Ingredients: 2 cups 2% milk 2 cups heavy cream 1 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon peppermint extract 3 drops green food coloring (optional) 1 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips Directions: 1. In a large bowl, stir together the milk, cream, sugar, salt, vanilla…

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Apr162013

25 fast, cheap and easy decorating ideas

Revamping your home decor needn’t always be a major project and you don’t always have to spend a king’s ransom to do it. Here are 25 ways to give your rooms a fresh look in record time, without breaking a sweat – or your budget. By Martha Uniacke Breen 1….

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Mar212013

Spring is here! Let’s go to the garden.

How to Plant a Container Garden Learn how to create a successful and long-lasting container garden with these expert tips. By Marie Hofer Source: http://www.hgtv.com/landscaping/container-essentials/index.html Choosing the Best Soil To create a successful container garden, the most important ingredient is good potting soil. Choose a mixture that provides a good…

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Mar122013

Enjoy your Summer at Lakeside Meadows

Enjoy your Summer at Lakeside Meadows

Summer is rapidly approaching, and the place to be is Lakeside Meadows! Live minutes away from all your favorite summer activities. Enjoy fun filled boating on Percy Priest Lake, hit the links at one of the many 18 hole championship courses nearby, or treat the family to a cool, pleasurable…

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Jul52012

What is LiveSmart? – Part 5

What is LiveSmart? – Part 5

We at The Jones Company want to help you better understand what makes our homes outperform others. Over the next few weeks, we will discuss some of the practices we use when building your new home to make it live up to our standard of LiveSmart. So, I know we…

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Jun222012

Fantastic Floorplan Friday – The Hickory III

Featured Floorplan – The Hickory III We at the Jones Company are constantly creating and revising floor plans that best fit the needs of you, our homebuyers. Each week, we will feature a new or newly revised floor plan from our collection of plans that we are excited about and…

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