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By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 25
    Did You Know?........Drain Clogs                      Clogged drains always are at the top of the list of annoying household problems.  But, before you call the plumber, try one of these  3 easy, chemical-free fixes.   SOLUTION:  Baking soda and vinegar.  Pour 1/2 cup baking soda down the dra...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 28
Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen?                        How do you know when to use Ibuprofen and when to use Acetaminophen?   Contrary to popular opinion, the two are not always interchangeable.  Both relieve pain, but they work differently.    If you have a headache, try either one.  In the correct ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 8
Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha,WI for 1/4/14-2/4/14, Remax                      My name is Kristin Johnston of Remax. My market report gives you the real estate activity for the city of Waukesha for the last 30 days. I love Waukesha, WI and have lived here for many years. I strongly encou...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 15
How Do I Revive My Weathered Wood Deck?                     If you notice that your wood deck is looking weathered, here is what you can do.  First, sweep the deck, and then use a long-handled, stiff-bristle brush to scrub on a deck wash (like Concrobium house and deck wash, $12 at Home Depot) t...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 30
Why Won't My Automatic Garage Door Open?       If your automatic garage door will not open, you should really hire a professional to take a look at it.  The culprit is likely the photo eyes, little sensors that detect if a person or object is in the door's path.  The eyes sit on either side of th...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 4
Oconomowoc WI Real Estate, 12/31/13-1/31/14, Kristin Johnston, ReMax                      Real Estate Report For Oconomowoc, By Kristin Johnston, Remax Realtor          My name is Kristin Johnston of Remax. My marketreport gives you the real estate activity for Oconomowoc, WI for the last 30 day...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 32
What To Do About Granite Counter Top Stains                        If you have noticed some staining on your granite counter tops, you might be interested in this.   Granite may look solid, but it is actually porous and can absorb spills if not sealed well.  If you have non oily stains, such as ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 21
How Bad Is It? ......Old Bath Towels                      How bad is it to use really old bath towels?     There may not be an expiration date printed on your towel's label, but that doesn't mean you should dry off with it forever.  Although it is hard to pinpoint an average life cycle, towels u...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 6
      A friend forwarded this to me, and I thought I would share it...               Top 10 of Barack Obama Quotes of Change written by Myrko Thum in Inspiration                      Yesterday I heard this little podcast on the spiritual website elsajoy.com about a peom for Barack Obama . In the ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 22
How Bad Is It?..........Lawn Mowing                      How bad is it to always mow your lawn in the same direction?     For the lushest-looking turf, you have to mix up your mowing routine.  Grass tends to grow in the direction that it is cut, so continually trimming it the same way will preve...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 13
Things To Do In Waukesha January-February 2014     Ongoing Les Paul Exhibit Artifacts on display tell the story of Les’ career, invention and musical successes; items include a rare 1927 Gibson L5 acoustic guitar and other personal and professional effects-- Tuesday-Saturday:  10am-4:30pm, Waukes...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 12
Waukesha Janboree, Jan 17-19 2014 Events!                      EVENTS BY DATE Friday-January 17, 2014 Opening Ceremonies - Live Weather Broadcast with John Malan!login Arctic Avalanche at Lowell Park Ice Sculpting DemoNew! Defy Gravity Olympic Showcase-Waukesha North Special Edition Freeman Frid...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 16
Motivational Mondays, John Adams Quotes             But a Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.   John AdamsChildren should be educated and instructed in the principles of freedom.   John AdamsFacts are stubborn things; ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 29
Hello,   I know I am not alone with having issues when I have a drafted post and I try to post it to public.  It suddenly shows up under the draft date instead of the public/current date.  I also know that the ActiveRain staff is aware of the issue per comments I got on my previous post about thi...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 10
Waukesha County Realtor, Waukesha County Real Estate, Buyer Agent, 414-254-6647   Waukesha Home Sales 12/11/13-1/11/14, Under $250K by Kristin Johnston                       Kristin Johnston Gives You The Real Estate Activity For The City of Waukesha, WI For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Wauke...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 8
Waukesha Condos Sales 12/10/13-1/10/14, Under 250K, by Kristin Johnston                     Kristin Johnston Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Condos In The City of Waukesha, WI For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Waukesha County.  Waukesha Condo Sales Under $250K.                  My name...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 26
How Bad Is It......Gas Gauge                      How bad is it to drive your car when the gas guage is on empty?   If you are miles from the nearest gas station, don't stress.  Your car won't clonk out the second the low fuel light flashes.  Gas gauges are notoriously inaccurate.  In some model...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 15
Kristin Johnston Found The Buyer For 333 Oxford Rd,Waukesha,WI 53186!                          Address: 333 Oxford RD Waukesha, WI 53186-6265 County: Waukesha   MLS #: 1337425       357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066   Phone: 414-254-6647   Fax:   Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com   http://www...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 45
How Bad Is It.....Candles                      How bad is it to let a candle burn to the very bottom?    You want to get the most out of that pretty glass enclosed pillar, but the less wax in the jar, the more likely the flame is to brush against the side and the bottom.  And, if the glass gets ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 7
Fun Facts     Did You Know? Gwen Jorgensen, one of three U.S. women triathletes competing in the London 2012 Olympic Games, is a Waukesha native Waukesha was home to Les Paul who invented the solid-body electric guitar, as well as the first 8-track tape recorder among other inventions; Les Paul i...

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