Entries from May 2012

Thursday Three: 3 Ways To Create An Office In Space You Already Have

May 31st, 2012 · No Comments

If you’re in need of a work space but don’t have a whole room to spare for an office, check out these options:

1. The Kitchen Office
Tuck a small desk into the kitchen and slide a chair or stool underneath for an instant office. Add a drawer underneath and cabinet above for storage.

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Weekend Update – June 1st-3rd

May 30th, 2012 · No Comments

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are a few ideas to get you started:

Saturday, June 2nd – Lower Sussex Bassmasters Youth Fishing Event
This annual event takes place at Milton memorial Park on the Upper Broadkill River and is sponsored by the Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Registration begins at 8am and the tournament runs from 9am-1pm. This tournament is for all kids ages 15 and younger and is totally free! If you bring a fishing pole the bait, hooks, and bobbers will be provided. Hot dogs, soda & train rides are also free. All participants must have a parent or guardian present. Rain date is Sunday, June 3rd.

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Tips for Shopping for Your First Home

May 29th, 2012 · No Comments

Buying a home is exciting, but when it’s your first home it is even more so. Many people just get out in the market and start shopping around, but for the best experience it is important to do your homework first. Thinking about these things might be tedious right now, but in the long run they will help you get the most out of your home.

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Memorial Day – Thank You

May 28th, 2012 · No Comments

Thank you to all the men and women who have served or are currently serving in our country’s armed forces. It is because of your service that we are able to enjoy the freedoms we have as Americans. We appreciate your service and your sacrifice.

If you’re looking for a way to honor those who have served, there are two local Memorial Day Ceremonies taking place on Wednesday (5/30). One will be conducted by VFW Post 7447 at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand at 11am. Another will be hosted by the American Legion Post in Lewes at their Outdoor Pavilion also at 11am. For Rehoboth information call 302-227-3469. For Lewes information call 302-645-1751.

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Tags: Local Events · Local Interest

Spotlight on the Summer Concert Series At Stango Park

May 26th, 2012 · No Comments

The Lewes Summer Concert Series kicks off this Tuesday (May 29th) at 7pm. This series takes place in beautiful Stango Park on Kings Highway next to the Lewes Public Library and features free outdoor concerts every Tuesday evening as well as additional times throughout the summer. You can download the entire 2012 schedule at this link. This year the series kicks off on Tuesday, May 29th, with the Cape Henlopen High School Band performing swing favorites. The concert begins at 7pm. Bring a blanket and/or lawn chair. You won’t want to miss it! Other concerts this season include…

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Tags: Lewes · Local Events · Local Interest

5 Ways To Maximize A Small Bathroom

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments

If your home has a small bathroom, but you are constantly dreaming of renovating and making something a bit more spacious, then this is the post for you! Here are a few easy tricks to make a small bathroom seem larger!

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Thursday Three: 3 Creative Bathroom Storage Solutions

May 24th, 2012 · No Comments

A true space saver: Hang a decorative hook next to the sink, fill a beautiful bucket with your toiletries and then hang the bucket from the hook. Voila! Instant storage, and since you can get creative with the finishes of both the hook and the bucket there are a million different options for how this can look!

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Weekend Update – May 25th-27th

May 23rd, 2012 · No Comments

This weekend is Memorial Day Weekend, and if you don’t have any plans here are a few great ideas to keep you busy…

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Tags: Cape Henlopen State Park · Lewes · Local Events · Local Interest · Millsboro · Sussex County

Splurges For Your Bathroom

May 22nd, 2012 · No Comments

Yesterday I suggested some ideas for remodeling your bathroom on a budget. Today I’m focusing on the best splurges to make if you’re planning a bathroom upgrade and have some money to spend!

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Update Your Bathroom On A Budget

May 21st, 2012 · No Comments

It’s bathroom week here on the Cooper Realty blog! Everyone spends time in the bathroom every day, so shouldn’t it be a room that you enjoy? If you’ve been dreaming of updating your bathroom, but you don’t have a huge budget, consider these tips.

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Tags: Home Projects