Affordable Curb Appeal: The Secret to Getting Drive-By’s To Come Inside

 By Vincent Parrucci

Licensed Real Estate Agent/Realtor and Professional Real Estate Consultant

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” This saying is true for so many aspects of life, including the selling of a house. If you’re going to have a house for sale, it’s worth it to take pains to make its first impression as strong as possible. [Read more…]

WayneHomes

Wayne_Pittsburgh_Lexington-86-EditAffordable, Customized Builder with Attention to Detail

Over 18,000 dream homes built and the next one could be yours.

Wayne Homes was founded in 1973 and was named in honor of Wayne County, Ohio, where their first homes were built.  They are currently serving Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana and Michigan, and have been building here in Pennsylvania for well over a decade now!

Their Pennsylvania office is conveniently located on RT-22 in Greensburg where they have two model homes on site, a two-story and a multi-level, that you can tour and explore before sitting down to discuss well over 40 floor plans and how each are customizable to your specific needs and decorative style. [Read more…]

Get the backyard you always dreamed of!

Mar16 NC web banner-3“Matthew is a master perfectionist. On-time, detailed and communicative, he would send me a text every day about the status of the project. Matthew is a great contractor who is meticulous, personable and made the project a pleasant experience. He has a tremendous work ethic and kept at it until finished, even in bad weather. Best of all, there were no over-runs. The cost was exact to quote. I highly recommend Matthew and IDI Landscape Solutions.” – Linda

Imagine. Design. Install. IDI Landscape Solutions Creates Your Dream Oasis

With IDI Landscape Solutions, you can give your home an exquisite look with custom hardscapes and landscaping for you to showcase and enjoy.

From design to finish project, IDI Landscape Solutions offers true artistic alternatives in:

  • Outdoor Kitchens and Living Space
  • Fire pits and Fireplaces
  • Water Features
  • Patios and Walkways
  • Walls and Pillars
  • Steps and Stairs
  • Designer Planters

All complete with accent colors, ambient lighting and so much more.

Owner and founder Matthew Eger explains, “At IDI Landscape Solutions, we focus on fluidity, function and flawless designs and installation. Most importantly, we offer a whole range of products, including multi-lock pavers and natural stone, and will customize design, materials and scope to achieve the results you want while keeping within your budget.”

“During the initial consultation,” continues Eger, “I learn about the client and what they want, whether they are into curves, angles, octagons, pavers, natural stone, any unique landscaping challenges and see where and how the landscape flows and access the best location for the outdoor kitchen, fire pit, water feature or other landscape possibility. Also, based on their wants and their budget, I can select the best combination of multiple products to make their dream a reality.”

A veteran of the first gulf war, owner and founder Matthew Eger earned his landscape contracting degree from Penn State University but has been a landscaper and gardener for his whole life starting with his own garden at 8 years old. “I inherited my green thumb from my mother, grandmother and even great grandmother,” explains Eger. “But what all my clients have preferred over the years is that I’m the one, rolling up my sleeves and doing the work. I’m at every work site, should anything need changed or any challenge arise.”

To learn more about having your own outdoor, home oasis, visit www.landscaperpa.com or call (412) 760-8801 today for a FREE estimate and take the first step towards your dream landscape and outdoor living space.

Recently, IDI Landscape Solutions created a two-tier patio and octagon fire pit for a client who had this to say:

 

Tis the Season…. For Refinancing

MABC Refinancing

 By: Colleen Anthony, MABC Mortgage, LLC

It’s that time of year again.  The cold weather is setting in, holiday songs are playing on the radio and the New Year is just around the corner. [Read more…]

Mortgage Matters.

Colleen Anthony Owner MABC Mortgage, LLC

Colleen Anthony
Owner MABC Mortgage, LLC

Why Your Mortgage Matters…

Homeowners sell or move, on average, every five to seven years.  Some of the reasons for change; Size of Home, Upgrade, Job Transfer, Personal Relationships, Neighborhood Changes, Empty Nest, Retirement, Health Problems, Cash in Equity, Lifestyle Change. [Read more…]