John R. Wood Properties
Anna Porcelli, John R. Wood PropertiesPhone: (914) 886-2036
Email: [email protected]

Anna Porcelli's Blog

The Most Neglected Room in the House
Posted on 09/22/2019
The Most Neglected Room in the House
Face it; you probably don't think about your laundry room until you're in there doing ten loads of clothes after vacation. Even then, it might seem like a minor inconvenience to have to step over piles of sorted clothes to get to the washer and dryer. Then, with the load done, you carry the basket of clean laundry...
+ 1 more
Read More
Common Home Selling Concerns, and How to Address Them
Posted on 09/15/2019
Common Home Selling Concerns, and How to Address Them
If you want to list your home, it generally is a good idea to address any house selling concerns right away. That way, you can alleviate these concerns before they slow down the home selling process or prevent you from accomplishing your desired home selling results. Now, let's take a look at three common home selling concerns, as well...
Read More
Home Security Tips for Keeping Your New House Safe
Posted on 09/08/2019
Home Security Tips for Keeping Your New House Safe
Many are often overwhelmed by the situations that come with moving such as stress and the need to adjust to a new environment. In this excitement, it is easy to divert attention from the security of the house to other things. You are probably saying 'It is a new home and should be safe by default.' The truth...
+ 1 more
Read More
Simple Ways to Add Some Splash
Posted on 09/01/2019
Simple Ways to Add Some Splash
Painting your entire home can be an appealing idea if you've grown tired of its current color scheme. Paint colors can do much to change the look and feel of a room, but if you aren't ready for the long term process and commitment, there's a much easier alternative. Adding new pops of color can transform your space...
+ 1 more
Read More
Budget-Minded Door Projects
Posted on 08/25/2019
Budget-Minded Door Projects
You have heard it said that the eyes are the window to the soul, for your home, the front door is the entrance to its heart. A quick and easy way to up your curb appeal without much expense is to highlight your front door. Here are some simple projects you can do even if you are not...
+ 2 more
Read More
Some Signs You Need A New Roof
Posted on 08/18/2019
Some Signs You Need A New Roof
Having to change the roof is a decision most homeowners shy away from, it’s time-consuming, can generally be a stressful process and often requires a large budget. Most homeowners do not know when their roofs are due for a change until they experience damages to the house and property. There are basic signs a homeowner should look out...
+ 1 more
Read More
Questions You Should Ask A Real Estate Agent
Posted on 08/11/2019
Questions You Should Ask A Real Estate Agent
Buying a townhome or selling a property is a delicate process you should undertake with the utmost care possible. Selling a house you have lived for many years is a hard thing to do. So is trying to buy a property about which you are not sure. You don't know what went wrong with the former owners or...
+ 1 more
Read More
Is Your Home is Overpriced?
Posted on 08/04/2019
Is Your Home is Overpriced?
In the real estate market, the value of your home depends on several other factors, other than the price you paid for it. For one, the price buyers are willing to pay for it at any particular time may depend on prevailing economic conditions, mortgage rates, the season of the year and a host of other things affect...
+ 1 more
Read More
Secrets to Making Amazing Chocolate Cake
Posted on 07/28/2019
Secrets to Making Amazing Chocolate Cake
Making a chocolate cake from scratch is always fun. While it isn’t difficult, a lot of people prefer to pick up a box from the local bakery. If you, however, love to bake and make your sweet desserts, then you should learn some of the secrets to making the perfect, moist and creamy chocolate cakes right there in...
+ 1 more
Read More
Getting the Most out of Rugs
Posted on 07/21/2019
Getting the Most out of Rugs
Hardwoods, tile, and finished concrete make beautiful floor finishes, but to pull your look together, you want texture and the warmth a vintage rug brings. When buying a vintage carpet, here are a few things to which you should pay attention. Know where it goes Depending on where the placement, a rug can take a great deal of...
+ 1 more
Read More
Rate Your Financial Health
Posted on 07/14/2019
Rate Your Financial Health
No need to spend hours and endless spreadsheets to understand where you stand financially. With a few key factors and simple math, you can give yourself peace of mind. A clear picture of your finances will provide you with confidence and calculating the ratios of things like your debt & income will be a big help you plan...
+ 1 more
Read More
Make a Game of Moving
Posted on 07/07/2019
Make a Game of Moving
For most people, the idea of moving conjures up dread and stress. There are things to sort, boxes to pack, fears that the dishes might get broken because you didn't add enough padding to keep them safe, and concern that you'll lose something, miss something, forget something. But moving doesn't have to be all stress and bother. You...
+ 1 more
Read More
Showing Results
1 - 12 of155