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Jan 6
Kara Masterson posted a blog post

Healthy Home Buying: 4 Tricks to Stay Sane While House-Hunting

Buying a home, especially when it’s your first one, is equal parts exciting and scary. You get excited at the prospect of being a homeowner, but it’s nerve-wracking to make one of the biggest purchases of your life. There’s a lot of pressure to find the right home, but to avoid feeling too stressed as you do it, follow these four house-hunting tips.…See More
Dec 19, 2017
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Sturdy Foundation: 4 Tips for Building Your Own Home

Building a home isn’t something you want to make mistakes on. Your new home has to be an enjoyable place to live, and solidly built to sustain its value and recoup your investment down the road. Here are some tips to help building your first home become a rewarding experience.Think SafetyIn…See More
Dec 14, 2017
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Ready to Remodel: A Few Tips for a DIY Renovation

If you are a new homeowner, then you can complete small do-it-yourself remodeling projects on your own. As a homeowner, you can save money by tackling little home projects yourself, but you must follow these tips.Read Do-It-Yourself BooksVisit your local public library to find do-it-yourself books…See More
Dec 11, 2017
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Cabin Creation: 4 Must-Haves for a High-Quality Hunting Lodge

If you enjoy the outdoors, few things will satisfy you as much as building your own cabin or hunting lodge. For the perfect cabin, there are some things you absolutely must have. Here are the top four things you should be planning to outfit your ideal rustic lodge with.Outdoor Fire…See More
Nov 28, 2017
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Lakehouse Limitations: How to Make the Most of Your House by the Water

If you have a house near a lake, then don’t let it limit your activities. With the right attention, you can make a lake house one of the best places to live. Consider these ideas for your lakefront home.Have an Enclosed PatioThere are numerous flying insects near a lake, so to…See More
Nov 16, 2017
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Cabin Basics: 4 Log Home Must-Haves

The rustic appeal of a log cabin is something that many people wish to experience at some point in their lives. Building your own log cabin is a great way to enjoy a taste of a simpler life. The cabin, though, isn’t the only thing you’ll need. Here are four of the top log cabin essentials.Water TankPart of…See More
Nov 3, 2017
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Landscape Design: 4 Unique Ways to Make Your Yard Beautiful

The way a home feels can be significantly affected in a negative way by a bland yard. There’s nothing aesthetically exciting about a square-shaped, green lawn surrounded by a boring brown fence, yet that’s what many people settle for having. For a truly beautiful yard, more specialized touches are needed.…See More
Oct 26, 2017
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Cabin Conundrum: 5 Tips for Building a Long-Lasting Log Home

If you are getting ready to build a log home, exciting times are certainly in store for you. Living in the great outdoors can make you feel more alive and vibrant than ever before. As you begin the planning and building process, you will want to take certain measure to help ensure that it is done right the first time. This will help you have many years of enjoyable living, so keep reading to discover five great tips for building a long lasting log home.…See More
Oct 4, 2017
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Wax and Wash: 4 Care Tips for Hardwood Floors

Well-maintained hardwood floors are going to last for decades, and they are a great option for almost any climate. Those who are considering having this type of flooring installed should spend some time researching how to properly care for these unique materials. Here are four tips that will extend the life of your hardwood floors and prevent stains, scratches, and scuffs. …See More
Oct 1, 2017
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Garage Greatness: 5 Tricks to Get the Most out of Your Garage

A garage is an essential piece of a home. Whether you're moving in as a family, a couple or just a single person, you want to have this space to store your vehicles, garden tools and other essentials. If you're building a garage, you want to plan as wisely as possible. Here are five tricks to get the most out of your garage.…See More
Sep 18, 2017
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Creative Cabins: 5 Accessories Every Log Home Needs

Your log cabin is mostly likely your main escape into nature and a place where you can unplug from the busyness of your job and other commitments. However, without the right accessories, your log home could feel like a place of deprivation and inconvenience. Whether your log home is on the outskirts of town or situated in the middle of the woods, consider adding these five creative accessories to improve your space.…See More
Sep 15, 2017
Kara Masterson posted a blog post

Magnificent Mansions: Canada's 5 Biggest Houses

In today's economical state, Canada's real estate market has faced a significant decrease in the overall number of houses selling. For mansions that are being sold in the highest end of the market, the selling prices and net worth of the homes have not budged a bit. Here are five of Canada's biggest homes.…See More
Sep 7, 2017
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Securing the Perimeter: 4 Pest-Control Tips for Homesteaders

Being a homesteader has a number of benefits. However, many homesteaders have to cope with a pest problem. The good news is that there are several ways that you can cope with pests.Bug-Proof Your HomeIt is a lot easier to treat a pest infestation than it is to prevent one. You can…See More
Sep 5, 2017
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Destination Decoration: 5 Design Tips You Definitely Want to Try

People love to update their homes for all kinds of reasons. Some do this because the house feels antiquated while others do it because the house needs a little style. No matter the reason, revitalizing your home is a good investment, and it should make your home feel more welcoming. Those who are interested in re-designing their home should consider the following tips. …See More
Aug 23, 2017

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Tell us about yourself:
Kara Masterson is a freelance writer from West Jordan, Utah. She graduated from the University of Utah and enjoys writing and spending time with her dog, Max. Kara is the youngest of four. She has two hilarious brothers and one beautiful sister. She also is the aunt of 5 crazy little girls that she loves more than anything!! Kara is not yet able to be a mom, but she loves being around kids and being like a second mom to her nieces. She dreams of the day that she can start her own little family.
Are you lucky enough to be living in a log home?
Not yet!
What timeframe are you looking to start your dream home?
24+ months
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Kara Masterson's Blog

5 Home Amenities That Will Enhance Your Winter

With the winter months upon you, you are most likely prepping to stay huddled up in your home during many of your free hours. Gone are the afternoons resting in a hammock in the backyard or sitting in your three-season porch. Instead, your home is now your perfect hangout, especially if you have these five cozy and comfortable amenities at your disposal.…

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Posted on January 6, 2018 at 7:00am

Interested in Investments? 4 Reasons to Look into Real Estate

There are many choices for investments these days. Some of them like Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies seem rather speculative and have a questionable future. With so many choices, it may be confusing for you to settle on which kinds of investments to make part of your portfolio. However, there is one standby that almost always manages to perform rather well. That investment is real estate. Below are four reasons why investigating real estate as a possible investment is worth your…

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Posted on January 5, 2018 at 4:18pm

Healthy Home Buying: 4 Tricks to Stay Sane While House-Hunting

Buying a home, especially when it’s your first one, is equal parts exciting and scary. You get excited at the prospect of being a homeowner, but it’s nerve-wracking to make one of the biggest purchases of your life. There’s a lot of pressure to find the right home, but to avoid feeling too stressed as you do it, follow these four house-hunting tips.…

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Posted on December 19, 2017 at 11:16am

Sturdy Foundation: 4 Tips for Building Your Own Home

Building a home isn’t something you want to make mistakes on. Your new home has to be an enjoyable place to live, and solidly built to sustain its value and recoup your investment down the road. Here are some tips to help building your first home become a rewarding experience.…

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Posted on December 14, 2017 at 9:18pm

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