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LaMontagne Builders Londonderry New Hampshire

Getting to Know Londonderry, New Hampshire

Southern New Hampshire is growing more and more popular with couples and families looking to relocate to the Granite State. That’s because we have it all in New Hampshire: easy access to the seacoast, lakes, mountains, and urban culture. There are a number of small towns and communities to choose from when you’re looking for…
Extend Outdoor Living in New Hampshire

Embracing Autumn: Extend Outdoor Living in New Hampshire

If there’s one thing New Englanders know, it’s how to get the most out of any weather, maximizing summer and fall every chance we get. The falling leaves, changing colors, and (slight) chill in the air are no reason to put away that patio furniture, though! There are so many great ways to continue enjoying…
NH Home Builders

NH Home Builders: Crafting Futures, One Home At A Time

New Hampshire is a small state with big advantages. The Granite State consistently lands on annual surveys that rank the best places to live in the U.S., and the accolades are well deserved. One of the things most of us who live here love is the geographic diversity of our state. It’s a near perfect…
Things to do-New Hampshire-summer

Summer Fun Close to Home

One of the best things about living in southern New Hampshire is that we never have to travel far for fun summer activities. If you’re sticking close to home this summer, your days and evenings will be anything but boring.  Manchester New Hampshire’s largest city has a lot to offer families in the way of…
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Spring 2023 Home Design Trends

Spring is springing in New England, and the change to the warmer season always seems to put us in a mood to freshen up our living spaces. We’ve discovered some design trends we love in 2023, which include simple decor updates that will give any room a new look. If self-care is important to you,…
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What Are Your Weekends Worth? The Value of Low-Maintenance Homes

For most homeowners in New England, there seems to be a never-ending to-do list of home projects on our days off and weekends. Lawn maintenance, snow removal, fixing or replacing appliances, leaky roofs or missing shingles, heating or plumbing issues, and a variety of other repairs and improvements all add up to time, effort, and…
buying vs renting

To Rent or Buy in New Hampshire: Which is the Right Move?

When you’re renting an apartment, condo, or house, it makes sense to think about your overall financial situation and decide whether there’s an advantage to buying your own home. It can be difficult to feel like you’re spending money month after month with nothing to show for it when you’re renting, while at the same…
buying house

Buying A House In 2023?

Tips and Insights For A Changing Market The housing market has shifted a bit, and despite a continuing shortage of real estate for sale, there are great opportunities for buyers to put themselves in the best position to purchase the home of their dreams this year.  For one thing, the frenzy has tapered off, which…
fireplace mantel

Setting the Stage: Fireplace & Mantel Styling

A living room fireplace is a natural spot for gathering around with family and friends. Whether you’re feeling cozy on a dreary day, getting festive for the holidays or special occasions, or if you want to create a sense of romance or fun, a fireplace with its accompanying mantel can help create the right ambiance.
hosting thanksgiving

Thanksgiving at Home: Hosting and Entertaining Your Guests

It’s time to prepare for the holiday season, and that usually means celebrating with family and friends. Old traditions are important, but creating new ones can be special, too. If you’re the next generation hosting for the first time, or you’ve moved into a new home this year that has the space to accommodate a…
in-law suite new construction

The Emergence of In-Law Suites in New Construction Homes

Families are continually changing the way they live in their homes and communities. Just a generation or two ago, it was common for entire extended families to live in the same city or town, and in some cases, even in the same multi-family home. As education and career opportunities drew individuals to relocate outside their…
fall gardening new hampshire

Fall Gardening for a Colorful Season and Spring Blossoms

Summer’s blooms are long gone, but there are many rich, beautiful flowers and plants that thrive in fall’s cooler weather. Most of them are fairly simple to plant in containers and border gardens. Chrysanthemums are the most common flowers featured in fall landscaping. Mums come in a variety of colors we associate with autumn –…