Alure Home Improvements: Home Remodeling Guaranteed To Inspire


first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Sponsored Content Brought To You By Alure Home ImprovementsIt’s back and it’s bigger, better and bolder than ever! That’s right—Alure Home Improvement’s 9th Annual Design & Planning Show will open on Jan. 16th, 17th and 18th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at our fabulous showroom at 1999 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY.Everybody is invited, so bring the family! Admission is free. There will be lots of raffles and tons of prizes, free seminars on a range of inspiring subjects, plus fun and games for kids, too. Did we mention food and refreshments? Yes, there will be plates overflowing with delicious hors d’oeuvres.If you’re contemplating a remodeling project for your home or you’re wondering about the latest trends in home improvement and interior design, this is the perfect opportunity for you to satisfy your curiosity. Like last year, we’ll be offering people a chance to see their home transformed right before their eyes, thanks to our complimentary 15-minute Design Imaging Session. We’ll have sessions conveniently running all weekend. All you need to do is provide a photo of your existing house and our software will do the rest. To fit everybody in, each household is allowed only one session. In order to register, email a front-facing photo of your home to [email protected] with a preferred date and time you’d like your session scheduled. If you can’t email a photo before the show, bring a photo with you and let someone know at check-in that you have a picture for your design-imaging session. Indicate what you’re looking to do with the exterior (siding, roofing, different windows, portico, porch, etc.) and if you have any color preferences or styles in mind. The results could amaze you!We’ll also offer more than 10 free educational seminars on a fascinating range of home improvement topics and related subjects for today’s homeowner, such as protecting your gutters, preserving your privacy and pairing wines and chocolate!And that’s not all! If you bring your “honey-do list” to our Handyman Home Services seminar, our experts will offer you some creative ways to save money as you fix your home. Grab your pen and paper and go through every room of your house. Make a list of what you really, really, really want to have done, and see what we suggest. This is one of our most popular seminars because you walk away with answers you can put to use as soon as you get home.Our seminar called “Basements: The Underground Revolution” will teach you how to transform your wasted space into more suitable living space by using the Owens Corning Basement Finishing System. It’s the quickest, safest and healthiest way to redo your basement. You’ll also learn about the different standards required for below-ground construction.These two seminars are perennial favorites at our show: “Bathrooms: Making the Dream Bathroom” exposes you to the latest trends in the business—what’s new, what’s hot and what’s not—in the world of bathroom remodeling. We’ll teach you about top-quality cabinetry construction, fabulous design concepts and so much more. There’s more to it than just swapping out sinks and bathtubs. At “Kitchens: What’s Cooking?” you’ll find out how to make your kitchen work for you. We’ll show you what you need to know if you want to redo your kitchen but don’t know where or how to start. It’s more than knocking down walls and expanding. You’ve got to understand the “work triangle,” that special area between the sink, the counter and the stove. Your kitchen is the heart of the home—we want to help you make sure it never skips a beat!For the kids, they can play under the big tent all three days of the show, where there will be games, snacks, arts and crafts, balloon twisters, skee ball and a video arcade!Every attendee is automatically entered into our Alure raffle, offering many chances to win some truly great prizes!Click here to learn more about Alure Home ImprovementsThe 9th annual Design & Planning Show, Jan. 16th, Jan. 17th and Jan. 18th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. So, come one and all!Remember what we always say here: “At Alure Home Improvements, we go to extremes to build your dreams!”last_img read more

Is this Queensland manor Australia’s cheapest castle?


first_img8 Locke St, Warwick 8 Locke St, Warwick 8 Locke St, WarwickHe said when it comes to properties of this age, size and calibre, there was a lot that needed to be discussed before buying.The heritage listed sandstone manor was built on the 1ha site in 1891 and has 50 rooms, including 14 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, a chapel, grand dining room and function rooms.CoreLogic records show owners Sonia Hunt and Mark Cains paid $1.525 million for the property in 2010. 8 Locke St, Warwick 8 Locke St, WarwickIt went under the hammer at Ray White Surfers Paradise’s mega auction The Event in January but was passed in.Ray White Prestige Gold Coast agent Josh Thomas has recently taken over the marketing for the property, asking whether it’s “Australia’s cheapest castle?”He said a number of potential buyers were interested in the property — both to live in and use as accommodation.“There’s interest in the property at the moment, we’re talking to a couple of interested buyers,” Mr Thomas said.center_img That’s not something you see in Queensland every day.A GRAND Queensland manor is being marketed as one of Australia’s “cheapest castles” in a renewed push to sell the country property.The regal three-storey Warwick mansion at 8 Locke St, known as ‘The Abbey’, is listed for more than $2.2 million.It has been on the market for almost three years and was briefly listed for $2.45 million from August 10 to September 7 in 2011. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa18 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago8 Locke St, Warwick 8 Locke St, Warwicklast_img read more