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Whether you're buying or selling a home, our goal at Soundbuilt Homes is to make your journey as smooth as possible. Therefore, we've included some common topics and questions from many buyers and sellers. Enjoy, and have an amazing day!

Tacoma Restaurant Week: 5 Best Overall Values

Apr 6, 2017

Ah, the best time of the restaurant year… Tacoma Restaurant Week! This year April 2-6, 9-13, local Tacoma restaurants celebrate all things culinary with amazing deals on 3 course dinners for just $30. Date night, work dinner, celebration dinner, or just wanting to experience new food, Tacoma Restaurant Week is the perfect opportunity. While choosing…

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5 Hikes Under 5 Miles in Western Washington

Mar 30, 2017

One of the best parts of living in Western Washington is that well-kept trailheads are easily found. A day spent out hiking in the spring and summer, is a day well spent. While 10-15 mile hikes are not ideal for young kids or unexperienced folks, 5 mile hikes can make for a fun family outing.…

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Bathroom Bliss – 11 Dramatic Bathroom Makeover Ideas for New Home Owners

Mar 27, 2017

There are some good reasons why homeowners have decided that some of the smallest rooms in their homes – the guest bathroom or powder room – deserve dramatic bathroom makeovers. 4 Reasons Dramatic Bath and Powder Rooms are Making a Splash in Home Decorating No pun intended; however, dramatic bathroom and powder room makeovers are…

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What to Look for in a Pierce County Dog Park

Mar 23, 2017

Every dog need a purpose. Just like humans need a purpose. A great way to give your dogs some physical and mental enrichment is to visit a dog park. But not all dog parks are the same. So you have to ask yourself, what do I want my dog to get out of this visit?…

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20 Kitchen Barstool Ideas that Will Inspire Your Inner Kitchen Counter Diner

Mar 18, 2017

Formal dining and eating nooks are great, but there’s nothing quite like reading the morning news over coffee or getting your kids’ day off to a good start with breakfast at the kitchen counter. It’s a great place to eat a quick bite a lunchtime or serve dinner, especially when members of your household are…

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8 Ways to Decorate Your Home for St. Patrick’s Day

Mar 15, 2017

So you’re hosting a St. Patrick’s Day party, and you haven’t nailed down how you’re going to decorate your home. Maybe you’ve thought about what you’re going to wear, but haven’t put much thought into how you will turn your home into a St. Patrick’s Day wonderland. Worry no more, here are 8 DIY decorations…

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Top 10 Ways to Be a Good Neighbor in the Pacific Northwest

Mar 4, 2017

Being a good neighbor takes more than sharing the occasional cup of sugar or a couple of eggs. Here are our top ten tips for being a good neighbor in the Pacific Northwest. According to a FindLaw.com survey, 42% of Americans say they have been in some type of dispute with their neighbors before. When…

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7 New Home Decorating Mistakes to Avoid

Mar 3, 2017

Decorating a new home can require a big investment of time and money, and no one wants to get it wrong. Here are seven new home decorating mistakes to steer clear of. One of the most exciting things about buying a new home is putting your personal stamp on it with furnishings, artwork, and color.…

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10 Ways to Incorporate Interior Barn Doors into your New Home

Mar 2, 2017

Without question, today’s home owners love the rustic charm and space-saving convenience that barn doors inside the home have to offer. Here are 10 ideas for using interior barn door that will inspire you to use them in your next new home, too. 1. Closing Off an Open Concept Floor Plan Many people buying new…

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10 Outstanding Wallpaper Feature Walls Offer Home Decorating Inspiration

Feb 22, 2017

Today’s homeowners are using wallpaper feature walls to create statement, signature art pieces throughout their homes; here are ten outstanding wallpaper feature walls for inspiration. 10 Wallpaper Feature Walls that Really Make a Statement Fit for a King: Bold, rich, metallic, masculine, and modern, this master bedroom’s wallpaper feature wall is further enhanced by ambient…

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