Home Improvements

Fall interior design ideas for your home from Vogue

Looking to redecorate your home for your holiday guests? Here are the latest design ideas for your from from Vogue.

“The hottest trends in home furnishings for fall are all about color, texture, and boldness. We’ll see vibrant oranges and rich plum hues, mixed with artisanal textured finishes, detailed with big, dramatic hardware. Statement pieces are the exciting trend for the season.” —Robin Baron, interior and home furnishings designer

We have many contacts with home designers and would love to help you find just the right person to consult with for your home. Call us at 781-235-4663 or write to us at rutledge@rutledgeproperties.com.

A Fresh New Look at Rutledge Properties!

While you were enjoying time away with your family over the summer, we were busy with an exciting office makeover!

Fresh white paint, sleek and sophisticated furniture, and colorful art on the walls ... we are thrilled with the results. We invite you to come in anytime and we will show you our fresh new look.

Our office may look different but the service, integrity and expertise you have come to rely on will never change. Rutledge Properties will always be dedicated to fulfilling your real estate needs.

Perhaps our makeover will inspire you with regards to with your home. Or, you may want a new home. Whatever you desire, we can provide you with personalized and expert service to meet your every need.

Come on over, take a tour, and let's talk!

We are located at 572 Washington Street in Wellesley Square, just across the street from the Village Congregational Church. Need directions? Call us at 781-235-4663 or email us at rutledge@rutledgeproperties.com.

New Listing in Wellesley -- Gorgeous Country Club Home

WELLESLEY - Rarely available Prime Country Club location! Pristinely maintained 1920's colonial with classic white clapboard facade, red brick ends, and a cedar shake roof is nestled on one of Wellesley's prettiest streets. Tremendous potential for updating or renovating, you'll love the period details and generously proportioned rooms. Systems, exterior, kitchen and baths in excellent condition and well functioning, just dated decor. Lovely flat yard and oversized two car garage. Walk to Wellesley Hills commuter train, shops and High School. Incredible opportunity to make this home in the heart of the Country Club your own! EXCLUSIVE $1,850,000

12 room, 5 bed, 3f 2h bath Colonial

Contact us for more information and a showing.

Bringing Spring in -- great ways to showcase your home with greenery

Terrariums are great for decoration, plus they pull toxins from your home. They'd also serve well as a centerpiece at your open house. If you have any questions - give Rutledge a call at 781-235-4663 - we'd be happy to help!

LOTS of great tips for bringing greenery into your home - check them out here.

Contact us if you have any questions -- our experienced agents have lots of great knowledge to share.

Little things mean a lot, especially when it comes to home staging

The mantelpiece is a great area to display your design aesthetic for staging. If you need guidance, give us a call - our experienced agents can share with you some of their extensive experiences on home staging.

Here are ten tips for a creative makeover of your mantlepiece: http://www.designsponge.com/2017/02/10-creative-ways-to-decorate-your-mantel.html

Contact us for more suggestions!

An updated bathroom in just one weekend? Show me!

Impressing buyers with an updated bathroom doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. These five easy do-it-yourself home improvements can add some serious value to your property.

Did you know that selling your home before the official Spring Market could be to your advantage? Contact us at Rutledge Properties today and we'll tell you all about it!

Read about updating your bathroom here.



Staging your home for a quick sale -- step-by-by how-to's

Check out this article on how to stage your home for a quick sale.


Do you need to stage your home for quick sale? You can trust our 22 real estate professionals who can recommend creative staging experts and guide you through the entire process of selling your home. Contact us today!


Is Your Homes Wowing Potential Buyers? Tips to Make a Great First Impression

If you're planning to sell your home, you need to make a great first impression on buyers. Learn how to snare potential buyers.


Thinking of selling your home? Contact us at Rutledge Properties at 781-235-4663 or email us at rutledge@rutledgeproperties.com. Our experienced, professional and friendly agents can help you every step of the way, from preparing your home for sale through the day of the sale. Call us today!

Imagine seeing your interior designs beforehand! Check out these apps.

Making interior design changes in your home can be a daunting task, luckily there are apps that allow you to see changes virtually beforehand! Check out this fun article on interior design apps. Like this page for more time and money saving info.


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