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Myth-Busters:  Building a New Home

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There are many myths that come with building a brand new home.  S&S Homes wants to make sure that you have the best information possible when you are buying your home in St. George, Utah.  The following is a list of the myths that are out there that have been perpetuated about buying homes.  Let’s bust some myths!

Myth:  A brand new home is too expensive.  

False!  Just because it is new doesn’t mean that it has to break the bank.

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How to Make the Most of your Tax Refund

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Tax refunds are right around the corner.  All the sudden you have an influx of cash but what will you do with all that money?  One of the best returns on your investment would be to put some or all of your return directly into your home.  It will pay off short-term by beautifying your home and in the long run by placing more money into your wallet.   

Painting:  One of the fastest and cheapest ways to see a return

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Tips for Building Your Own Home

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Building your home can be a great experience. Living in a house that you created can be so much more meaningful than a home that is bought. However, it can also be overwhelming and daunting. Whatever you do, you have to live with it for a long time so you want to plan very carefully before you do anything. Here a just a few tips that might be helpful as you get ready to start building your future home.

Plan its

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Holiday Home Safety

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The holiday season can be the best time of year filled with fun and excitement but it’s also time to take extra caution when it comes to the safety of your home and family. Here are a few things to be mindful of while enjoying the holidays.

Fire
December is the deadliest month for electric fires according to the U.S. Fire Administration. With all the lights hung up and Christmas trees, fire hazards are abundant in homes. Be sure not to leave

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How to Celebrate Your New Home

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You searched high and low for your dream home, you saved and planned, you took the plunge, and now that dream home is yours. Congratulations! Buying a house is no small feat and it should be celebrated. Don’t let the excitement of this new life chapter get lost in a hectic wave of unpacking. Make a conscious effort to do something to commemorate your new home.

Here are some ideas:

 

Have a House-Warming Party

Invite your friends and family over to see your

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How To Bring Fall Into Your Home

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It’s starting to cool down here in St. George now that summer is over and fall is here! Who doesn’t love this time of year? Sweaters, colorful leaves, cooler nights, farmer’s markets, and pumpkin flavored everything! And with the change of seasons it also might be a good time to change up the look of your home.

Changing up the color tones and adding a few small decorations can really get your home in the fall spirit and ready for

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Best Floors for the Home

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When it comes to choosing flooring for your home, there are a lot of things to consider. Picking the best-looking floor is not always the best option; you should also consider the maintenance, the durability, and the function that each of these floors have. Take a close look at these three most popular floor choices and find out which floor is right for your home.

Tile, Carpet, or Wood? Oh My!

Tile: Tile is the most durable of the three floor choices.

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Protecting Your Home from Pests

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Treating your new home in St. George, Utah with care is very important. It is the place you raise your children, have family events, and spend your quiet time. While doing some of these things, among many others, you want to ensure you will not be disrupted. Imagine this: you crawl into bed, turn out the lights. As you begin to drift off, you hear a buzzing in your ears. You go to slap yourself in the side of

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