October 21, 2014

Real Estate Promotional Postcards can Effectively Improve Brand Image and Expand Your Customer Base

Promotional postcards can act as brief sales letters or flyers to promote products and services in many businesses. This is an effective way to keep contact with your target market, informing them about real-time updates in your business. The same goes when using promotional postcards in the real estate business.
Real estate postcards allow realtors to advertise their business, improving brand image and expanding their customer base. The more you use these postcards, the higher the probability that you will receive calls from qualified prospects for queries and purchases. The way your postcards are designed and printed is also important; they must be unique and high-quality in order to draw people to do business with you.
Get the attention of your target market by using full-color real estate promotional postcards. Vividly printed colors draw the attention of the eye. It is a fact that colored-printed postcards create a considerable difference in the way people perceive your real estate business. And given the nature of your business, it is best to quickly show them every detail of the property you are offering. In using direct mail real estate postcards, you will improve your sales and client base. However, graphics, content and high-definition printing  are very important for success and a larger ROI.
If you want to create successful real estate postcards for your real estate business, contact Best Print Buy.

Pellet Stove Inserts: A more Charming and Convenient Home Heating Alternative

Any homes in Providence are now being heated with pellet inserts especially in extreme weather conditions. These heating appliances provide superior heat and impressive design to homes, making them more convenient to use and more charming to look at. They heat your homes noiselessly while sending heat throughout your whole living space. Pellet inserts make a warm attractive spot in your home where you and your family and friends can gather together all winter long.
Wood pellet inserts in Providence, RI provide a heating alternative that is environmentally friendly. They burn pellets made from the byproducts of sawmills which minimize emissions. Pellet fireplace inserts come in various sizes and styles to fit your home and your decor.
Open fireplaces can emit large amounts of air pollutants because inefficient fireplaces generate wood smoke that contain chemical compounds that can wreak havoc on health as well as the environment. However, pellet stove inserts have a lower emissions level because they use clean-burning and long-lasting fuel along with complete combustion. This means that they safely and effectively provide comfortable heat for hours.
For more details about wood pellet inserts contact The Fireplace Showcase.

20 Ways to Achieve Your Dream Smile Tip #8

In continuation of our blog series "20 way to achieve your Dream Smile" in honor of our 20th anniversary this month…we present to you tip #8:
Don’t be afraid to visit the dentist. It is estimated that as many as 75% of US adults experience some degree of dental fear, from mild to severe. Although the dentist might conjure up some fearful memories from your past, it’s important to understand that most modern dental practices are nothing like the dentist you used to see as a child. Dream Smile Dental puts a major focus on dental fear and offers solutions like NuCalm (a natural proprietary neuroacoustic software, layered with soothing music, to bring your brain wave pace to the pre-sleep stage) to relieve your anxiety while in the dental chair. Dream Smile also offers sedation dentistry for those who have an extreme dental phobia. Don’t let dental fear keep you from getting the dental treatment that you need. You can be on your way to good oral health after your first visit with Dream Smile Dental.

October 18, 2014

Renters Insurance Policy Takes Care of Your Personal Property and Protects You From Liabiliy

Your landlord likely has purchased an insurance policy to protect the building where you rent space. However, your personal property and personal liability against accidental damage caused by you are not included in the landlord’s policy. That is why it is imperative to secure a renters insurance for your business (in Fairfax, VA and throughout Virginia, Maryland, and DC).

Your renter’s policy does not stop when you leave your current home. So your personal belongings are covered when you go on a vacation or when you find and move to a new place to rent. It also protects your valuable possessions against theft, fire, or any unwanted and unexpected event in your life.

The comprehensive coverage of your renters insurance does not only protect you and your personal belongings alone. This means that you also get covered if you have caused an accidental or unintentional damage to a property of someone who happens to be living in the adjacent room at your building. And if in case someone gets injured while staying in your rented home, the cost for the hospitalization also gets compensated. In worse case scenarios where that someone files a lawsuit against you, such policy also provides certain coverage up to your medical and liability payment limits.

To know how much your renters insurance policy could cost as well as how much claims and cases it could compensate, consult a licensed professional from TriState Business Insurance.

20 Ways to Achieve Your Dream Smile Tip #7

In continuation of our blog series "20 way to achieve your Dream Smile" in honor of our 20th anniversary this month…we present to you tip #7:

Opt for porcelain Veneers. Porcelain veneers are similar to an acrylic nail. They are a very thin, yet sturdy covering that goes over your natural tooth to improve the shape, size and color of your smile. If done in the correct bite (the relationship of the upper and lower teeth are taken into account), veneers can last a lifetime without chipping or breaking. Porcelain Veneers are the ultimate cosmetic choice for your smile.

CrossFit Workouts Challenge You to Stay Fit

CrossFit workouts in Franklin, MA are known for providing a functional training that includes constantly varied movements that improve your performance in daily activities. They usually use your own body weight to provide resistance for non-stop, high-intensity, and multi-joint weight training.

Each workout of the day (WOD) may combine calisthenics, gymnastics, kettle bells, weights, and other modes of exercises that are done in as many repetitions or rounds as possible. But this should not intimidate beginners; these workouts are scalable to each individual's fitness level. Meaning, every workout can be modified to your skillset and stamina. So regardless of if you are an athlete, CrossFit can work for you. Your personal goal in this type of fitness program is to finish the prescribed WOD as fast as you can.

CrossFit workouts are safe and effective in improving your fitness as well as your overall capacity to tolerate stress. All sets are programmed by your CrossFit coach to challenge you, achieving better fitness results than from traditional workouts.

The challenge may depend on your coach but the change depends on you. So hit the box, record your rounds, and track your progress at CrossFit Franklin.

Countertop Replacement: Revamping the Look of Your Kitchen without a Hefty Price Tag

You may be one of the millions of homeowners who could be living with worn out countertop which have decades-old laminate or retro-colored tile. Replacing it with a seamless solid surface, high quality stone, or wood butcher block would be ideal. However, kitchen countertop replacement is a valuable, dramatic update that is best done by a hired professional.

Countertop replacement is a cost-effective way to achieve an inexpensive yet effective kitchen makeover. If your kitchen needs an update, give your kitchen a new look without the hefty price tag by changing your countertops. Adding a new, beautiful, and functional countertop changes the look and feel of your kitchen. Countertop replacement is the perfect investment which increases the value of your home as well as adding beauty.

Countertop replacement in Newport, RI involves the selection of a new countertop material. A countertop replacement expert can help you choose what surface type fits to your preferences and other requirements.

Revamp the look of your kitchen by replacing your countertop. Contact Kenneth C. Lewis for more details.

October 17, 2014

Massage Therapy at Dream Spa Medical

Dream Spa Medical is excited to announce that we have added another service to pamper our clients: massage! Now, you can paper your face and your body. Massage has many benefits. It reduce stress and anxiety, relieves muscle and joint soreness, improves circulation, and can give you an overall sense of wellbeing.

Our new massage therapist, Melinda, tailors her massages to our clients’ needs. She specializes in the following types of massage: Swedish, Deep Tissue, and Myofasical. Here is some information about each type of massage:
  • Swedish massage is a gentle massage using long strokes designed to relax and energize the client. Typically, this massage focuses on the body as a whole. This massage is great for clients who want to relax and feel pampered.
  • Deep Tissue massage uses some of the same movements as Swedish massage but is meant to focus more on particular muscle areas that are tight or sore. This massage is perfect for clients with body tension—especially those of us who sit all day long.
  • Myofascial massage, sometimes called Myofascial release, is an even more targeted service designed for our clients who have experienced pain or injury.
Not sure which one to choose? Make an appointment with Melinda and walk out feeling like a brand new person!

Now for a limited time, get $50 off your first massage with Melinda!

More Men Moving into Memory Care Communities

Men are moving into memory care communities at a much quicker pace than women, as their move-ins increase 14% faster than their female counterparts.

The data surveyed is on men seeking senior care from July 1, 2011, through June 30, 2014, and found that male move-ins to memory care communities are gradually catching up to women.

“While women continue to be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease at a higher rate, we are seeing a significant increase in men seeking memory care with the number of our male residents doubling in the past 18 months,” said an executive director of an Alzheimer’s and memory care community.

In looking at a one-year span, data from Aug. 1, 2013, to July 31, 2014, shows that males age 62 and older — who had moved into a community after being referred there by APFM — are 27% more likely than women to require memory care services. Additionally, when men need memory care services, they are 8% more likely to exhibit wandering tendencies and are 30% more likely to have issues with combative behavior.

As we see more men seeking memory care services, senior care providers are preparing for this potential shift in demographics and are implementing more specific training and care initiatives to address the memory care needs of both women and men.

Finding new ways to engage men, knowing how to diffuse aggressive behavior and encouraging independence when possible are some ways memory care providers are addressing this shift in demographics.

For more information on memory care, contact Spring Arbor.


20 Ways to Achieve Your Dream Smile Tip #6

Dream Smile Dental's blog series of "20 way to achieve your Dream Smile" in honor of our 20th anniversary this month continues. You can check out tips 1-5 on our blog page. Here is tip # 6:

Straighten your teeth with Invisalign. Invisalign has become the new way for teens and adults to straighten their teeth. Braces used to be the only option, until these thin, clear, plastic trays came out in the early 2000s. They are very effective, they work fast and if done by an experienced doctor, can give you a great result. Dream Smile Dental has treated over 1200 patients with Invisalign and now, with the addition of Acceledent, patients can enjoy cutting their time in Invisalign by half. The patented micro-pulse technology of Acceledent allows for the natural bone remodeling process that occurs during orthodontic treatment, to go faster. To celebrate Dream Smile Dental’s 20th anniversary, we are offering 20% off Invisalign and 20% off Acceledent for the month of October only. Contact us at appointments@dreamsmiledental.com for more information.