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Difference Between Quartz and Granite Countertops

Unless your geology knowledge is top notch, you may find yourself pondering the differences between quartz and granite when it comes time to choose the countertops in your new home. Fortunately, a home builder in Grand Forks ND, like Crary Real Estate, gives you plenty of countertop options, so here are some tips to help... Read More »



Christmas Mantel Decorating Ideas

When your homes in Grand Forks ND have a fireplace mantel, you have so many fun options for Christmas decorating. From sleek and modern to colorful traditional — plus everything in between — the mantel is a great way to express your style and explore some new options to keep things from getting boring. The... Read More »



Design Tips for Work-from-Home Parents

The reality is that many of our homes these days are being used in ways we hadn’t originally intended. With schools and offices now being recreated in our homes, things are often challenging. Fortunately, if you buy one of the new homes in Grand Forks, you can choose one that provides some flexibility with either... Read More »



All the Best Home Decorating Trends for 2020

One of the many great things about buying one of the new homes in Grand Forks ND is the option to start fresh with your home interior design. While you’ll have certain furnishings that will need to be incorporated, this is a great time to give your existing items an update with new colors, accessories,... Read More »



Christmas Window Decorations

There’s something so festive and heart-warming about setting up the Christmas decorations each year. No matter how busy life may be, once you start opening those storage boxes and setting up the tree, it’s hard not to get into the holiday spirit. While you’re decking the halls of your Grand Forks ND new homes, don’t... Read More »



2020 Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year: Naval SW 6244

Past years have seen some bold, bright colors take center stage as color of the year. This year, the Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year for 2020 is Naval SW 6244. While it may at first seem a relatively low-key color choice, it offers plenty of bold inspiration for your new home in Grand Forks. According... Read More »



Community Profile: LeClerc Addition

Spacious, beautifully designed Grand Forks ND new homes are now available in the popular LeClerc Addition community. These distinctive homes are ideally located to take advantage of all that the area has to offer. The Red River corridor provides outdoor recreational opportunities such as walking along the waterfront trails, fishing and kayaking on the river.... Read More »



This Unusual Organizing Method Is Just What You Need

Marie Kondo, the Japanese decluttering guru, is popping up everywhere these days, sharing her KonMari method of helping people get rid of clutter and stay organized. While some aren’t in favor of her minimalism that calls for people to only keep items that spark joy in their lives, plenty of people have started to incorporate... Read More »



Buying a home during the holidays can save you big

Thanksgiving may be over, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday probably already have you searching for the best deals on holiday gifts. Even if you’re looking at purchasing one of the homes in Grand Forks ND, December is full of some of the best days to buy a new home and get the best deal.... Read More »



Tips to Get Your House Ready to Sell This Fall

No one wants to invest money in a home they are trying to sell. After all, they’d rather have that money to put toward one of the new homes in Grand Forks ND that they’re planning to buy. Yet the reality is that unless your home is in pristine shape, you’re going to have to... Read More »



Difference Between Quartz and Granite Countertops

Unless your geology knowledge is top notch, you may find yourself pondering the differences between quartz and granite when it comes time to choose the... Read More »

New Homes in Grand Forks ND

Floor Plan Profile: Pierre

A spacious home with a flex room and a bonus room, as well as a variety of exterior options are what you get when you... Read More »

Top 2021 Home Trends

So 2020 wasn’t quite the year anyone was really expecting. On the other hand, it certainly made us look at life a little differently, including... Read More »

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