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By Ruthmarie Hicks
(Keller Williams NY Realty - 120 Bloomingdale Road #101, White Plains NY 10605)
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There are several markets in Westchester NY that tend to be bell weather signs for the rest of the market.  Single family homes in Scarsdale NY are always in high demand.  So like Manhattan - Scarsdale tends to be  a harbinger of markets to come. If Manhattan and Scarsdale are trending up  - the ...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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You may have seen my recent post I just had a customer ripped off by a mover.  First, thank you very much for all the helpful comments.  My customer has read these (and continues to) and so appreciates the input.  She said it made her day and everyone was so nice and helpful - what a wonderful co...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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This really broke my heart.  These are the types of people that give contractors bad names. And, I can really use your advice here. I just met a super nice customer.  She closed on her home today and we are hoping to refinish her hardwood floors on Thurs or Friday.  She had movers moving her stuf...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Lately, we've had a lot of rain and floods in Westchester County NY.  Unfortunately, this has led to water damage in many homes, especially in basements - sometimes from water seeping in and sometimes due to failure of electrical equipment (e.g. water heater, sump pumps, etc).     If you or your ...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Please join me in welcoming Hillary Sheperd of Servpro Scarsdale/Mt Vernon to Active Rain.  Servpro helps customers when they have a flood, fire or mold damage. They also do carpet cleaning...which comes in handy when people are about to list their homes. Hillary joined at the end of last year an...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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When we think about safety in our homes, our initial thoughts turn to smoke detectors or child-proof measures, such as safety locks on kitchen cabinets. Rarely, do we think about a disinfected, sanitized and mold free home as well as our indoor air quality. In recognition of Home Safety Month thi...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 23
Some of you may recall my post from last week on " I may have lost a sale due to a strange turn of events.  In this post I described a customer that was about to buy some new laminate flooring (to replace a berber carpet) for her house that is on the market.  Sha heard about us from a past custom...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Sometimes luck is on your side...and sometimes it's just plain bad luck.  This morning I was fortunate enough to have an appointment with a nice customer who wants to replace her old berber carpet w/ laminate.  (Given her specific situation this is the best option for her). She is a referral from...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 18
Kempas hardwood flooring. Have you ever seen it? Great hardwood for Westchester NY and Fairfield CT. Kempas hardwood is an exotic hardwood from Malaysia.  It looks a lot like Brazilian Cherry, but it's less expensive.  In it's natural form, it's a bit more orangy, but you can also get it in a che...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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Check out this amazing story of how Servpro restored Pinnacle Symphony Place in Nashville TN.  We are here to help with all sort of emergencies - we do what it takes to stand by our motto "Like it Never Even Happened." I hope you enjoy this video.  it makes me so proud to be part of the Servpro F...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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Servpro - Like it never even happened - Fire Flood and Mold Clean up - Scarsdale NY 10583. We know it can be a frightening and emotional time if you, your family or your friends have had a disaster such as a fire or flood in your home in Scarsdale, NY 10583.  We, at Servpro of Scarsdale /Moutn Ve...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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How long does it take to install hardwood flooring for your home in Westchester NY?  I get this question often from homeowners who are trying to understand the process, especially if deadlines are attached (e.g. a move in date) or a part of a larger project (e.g. kitchen remodel or new addition)....

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 17
I visited a nice customer today in Scarsdale.  As soon as I walked in the house, I "recogized" it.  No, I hadn't actually been to this house, but I saw the exact same house shape/form (from the inside) as another customer from a year ago who lives in White Plains (also a nice customer). Ironicall...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 16
Lately, we've been getting more and more requests to remodel bathrooms in Westchester NY.  This comes in all forms - from retiling the bathroom to knocking down a wall and expanding the master bathroom.  We are getting these requests both from new home ownwers - right as they are moving in - as w...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Are you looking for tile flooring and installation for your home in White Plains NY? Whether it’s a kitchen floor, bathroom floors and walls, an entry way or mudroom, or even a Kitchen tile backsplash,we can help you at Floor Coverings International.   We understand that it can be challenging to...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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Okay, is spring ever going to arrive?! Usually by my late March birthday, the tulips are reaching up to early spring sunshine AND we’re putting our snow boots away. Didn’t we hear that Punxsutawney Phil predicted an “early spring.” You are my witnesses: Here’s the link to Groundhog Day 2011, with...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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We had spring showers...now bring on the flowers, but please NO mold!        Last month, I mentioned that our basement had flooded and it did again in April, during all that spring rain.  We love seeing the new grass and tulips lifting out of sunny spring soil, right?  However, having driveway ru...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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Scarsdale NY Carpet Cleaning 10583 - 10% for Spring Cleaning Are you in the process of Sring Cleaning your home in Scarsdale NY?  Well if cleaning your carpets is part of your annual routine, give us a call at Servpro Scarsdale/Mt Vernon.  We'll have your carpets cleaned in no time.  Not only doe...

By Hillary Sheperd, Co-Owner ~ Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon, NY
(Servpro of Scarsdale / Mount Vernon)
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Spring Cleaning = Carpet cleaning - 10% off - Scarsdale NY 10583 We know it's been a rough winter...and a rainy spring...but finally, it looks like the sun is out and spring is here.  Now, is the perfect time to do your spring cleaning and as part of that, you may want to consider having your car...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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My favorite flooring blog posts for Westchester NY.  Over the past 9 months, I've written a lot of posts - over 500.  There's a lot of info in there, but I thought it might be helpful to prioritize some of my favorites, in case you missed them   Hopefully this will come in handy for you and your ...

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