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Plan ahead to prevent costly kitchen remodeling mistakes

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Kitchen remodeling is at once the most popular and most disappointment-prone home renovation project in the country – a statistic that speaks to the room’s significance while simultaneously setting off almost instant spending anxiety in consumer hearts and minds. According to the National Kitchen and Bath Association, even an average kitchen remodel costs around $15,000; and in all too many instances, a fair portion of that price tag goes towards features that homeowners ultimately regret selecting in the first place.

Home improvement presents prime opportunity for green, energy-efficient renovations.

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Now that summer is finally here, you may be relegating all thoughts of winter heating bills to the back of your mind. However, before you bury notions of energy-saving strategies alongside winter coats, sweaters and portable heaters, consider the fact that fair-weather repairs just might serve you better than you can imagine – not just during the winter but throughout the entire year.

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  • VA System Working with Local Providers to Reduce Wait Times July 28, 2014
    By Joseph Franz Wait times at the VA has been a common headline lately. The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs has come under fire as tens of thousands of veterans nationwide have been waiting three months or more to get their first VA medical appointment. This has caused dozens of investigations and led Veterans Affairs […]
  • Local camp shapes Solana Beach youth into community leaders July 28, 2014
    After attending the inaugural La Colonia de Eden Gardens Youth Leadership Camp last year, Edgar Vergara was inspired to make positive change in Solana Beach’s Eden Gardens community. Along with other local teens, the 15-year-old co-founded the youth group La Colonia Changers and recently hosted a town hall forum on underage drinking. Passionate about making […]
  • Del Mar Union School District approves new contract for superintendent July 28, 2014
    The Del Mar Union School District Board July 23 approved the new contract for Superintendent Holly McClurg through June 30, 2018. Per the contract, McClurg’s annual salary will be $185,000 with an annual doctoral stipend of $10,000. She will receive a car allowance of $400 a month, 25 vacation days, health benefits and a retirement contribution of $700 a mon […]