Sherry Bourque - RE/MAX Main Street Associates



Posted by Sherry Bourque on 8/20/2017

Home renovations can be painful, inconvenient and noisy at best. This is because major home renovations generally aren't quick. In fact, the path to an upgraded home is multi-faceted.

There's the planning stage, which is the time to share your vision as to how you want your home to look after all of the noisy construction work is finished. Share your vision clearly and you'll be fascinated with the blueprints that designers and engineers create.

Getting to more home renovation enjoyment

Following the planning stage come pricing, team building and material gathering. Then, the upgrades begin. Renovate an entire room and you'll see and hear walls being knocked out. Dust and debris could fly and splatter, covering your floors and blanketed furniture.

A few days of this and you could start to regret the fact that you decided to widen a room, add new cabinets and counters to your kitchen or replace the flooring, tiles and shelves in your bathroom. Following are five options that could take the pain out of a home renovation:

  • Get clear about the specific project that you're going to undertake. Avoid turning one home renovation into four major upgrades. Definitely schedule a time for when the construction work will be performed. For example, you might want to steer clear of scheduling construction early in the morning.
  • Research what's involved in the home renovation. Find out how much time and money are generally needed to finish the work. You could even check out online videos to get a closer look at the upgrade process,including the background noise that comes with the work.
  • Set a budget and stick to it. This should be relatively easy if you pick a specific home renovation that you're going to perform and stick to that one renovation. You can always go back months later and pay for another upgrade. Also, price shop to get the best deal. By avoiding debt, you'll have one less thing to concern yourself with as your house is being improved upon.
  • Work with experienced, licensed contractors or interior designers. These professionals might charge a little more, but they could keep you from having to pay to repair shoddy work that less experienced professionals do.
  • Consider staying in a part of your house that's furthest from where the construction is being performed. It might also be a good idea to stay at a hotel or a relative's while your house is being renovated.

Home renovations don't have to be hard and painful

It can take the best construction crew weeks to finish major upgrades at your house. This can make staying at your house while it's being renovated aggravating. As a matter of fact, it's the hallmark home renovation noise, clutter and disorganization that keep some homeowners from making major changes to their house.

Fortunately,there are steps that you can take to make home construction less painful. Familiarizing yourself with activities that are involved the specific home renovations that you are getting is important. The better you understand and prepare for scheduled upgrades, the less aggravating the path to an improved house can be.




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Posted by Sherry Bourque on 8/18/2017


116 Eagle Road, Hampstead, NH 03841-5018

Single-Family

$839,900
Price

3
Bedrooms
8
Rooms
3
Baths
A spectacular Big Island waterfront home with sweeping views from almost every window and a private setting and 150 ft of frontage! This stunning home built in 2011 features 9 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 3 full baths, over 2700 sq. ft., garage, lots of parking. New kitchen with SS appliances, and granite counters, gleaming hardwood floors, partially finished lower level with slider and daylight windows .. This home has a versatile floor plan, first floor or second floor master bedrooms/bath. Enjoy the three decks and patio, plus 3 docks for your boats...This property has .34 acre private lot meticulously landscaped. Phenomenal million dollar setting for you to enjoy peace and tranquility. Enjoy 4 seasons on the lake with swimming, boating, , sailing, kayaking...fishing, ice fishing, snowmobiling ...bird watching too!
Open House
Sunday
August 20 at 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
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Location: 116 Eagle Road, Hampstead, NH 03841-5018    Get Directions






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Posted by Sherry Bourque on 8/18/2017


116 Eagle Rd, Hampstead, NH 03841

Single-Family

$839,900
Price

8
Rooms
2
Beds
3
Baths
A spectacular Big Island waterfront home with sweeping views from almost every window and a private setting and 150 ft of frontage! This stunning home built in 2011 features 9 rooms, 2 bedrooms, 3 full baths, over 2700 sq. ft., garage, lots of parking. New kitchen with SS appliances, and granite counters, gleaming hardwood floors, partially finished lower level with slider and daylight windows .. This home has a versatile floor plan, first floor or second floor master bedrooms/bath. Enjoy the three decks and patio, plus 3 docks for your boats...This property has .34 acre private lot meticulously landscaped. Phenomenal million dollar setting for you to enjoy peace and tranquility. Enjoy 4 seasons on the lake with swimming, boating, , sailing, kayaking...fishing, ice fishing, snowmobiling ...bird watching too!
Open House
Sunday
August 20 at 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 116 Eagle Rd, Hampstead, NH 03841    Get Directions

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Posted by Sherry Bourque on 8/18/2017

This Condo in Haverhill, MA recently sold for $299,900. This Townhouse style home was sold by Sherry Bourque - RE/MAX Main Street Associates.


76 Eudora, Haverhill, MA 01832

Condo

$299,900
Price
$299,900
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Welcome Home! Well maintained condex featuring 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, over 2400 sq. ft on large level lot . Large eat in kitchen with SS appliances, Spacious fireplaced living room , gleaming hardwood floors throughout. Finished walk out basement, and office in lower level, first floor laundry, central air and large deck ... Pet friendly and no condo fee.

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Tags: Haverhill   Real Estate   01832   Condo  
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Posted by Sherry Bourque on 8/17/2017

This Single-Family in Derry, NH recently sold for $355,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Sherry Bourque - RE/MAX Main Street Associates.


1 Chancellor Drve, Derry, NH 03038

Single-Family

$368,000
Price
$355,000
Sale Price

3
Bedrooms
8
Rooms
1/1
Full/Half Baths
The curb appeal will draw you into this delightful 3 bedroom Colonial home located in established sought after neighborhood. Nice 1 1/2 acre corner lot, updated and improved landscaping, lovingly cared for, single owner home, level back yard. Welcoming Front farmers porch entry, formal dining room freshly painted, living room with gas fireplace and custom mantel & details, kitchen has new solid surface quartz counter tops, new sink and updated lighting, comes fully applianced, bright and cheery with eat at peninsula and access to new back deck, first floor laundry, separate 1/2 bath with new sink, Large family room with cathedral ceilings complete the 1st floor level. The 2nd level has large master bedroom with cathedral ceiling, walk in closet, built in desk area and direct access door to full main bath, 2 additional bedrooms and plenty of good sized closets complete the 2nd level. The lower level has a finished rec room area. Home has new high efficiency FHA LP Gas furnace with nice cool central air, driveway recently resurfaced. This home can accommodate a quick closing.






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