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Nov. 13, 2018

Sewing Milkweed Seeds in Bonita Springs, Florida

Bonita Springs Milkweed Plant

Planting For Butterflies in Bonita Springs, Fla

Like many of my home buyers and sellers I spent the last year or two moving, downsizing, remodeling and moving again. I know I have one more move, at minimum. Unfortunately, this has put a crimp into my butterfly gardening so one of ...

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Oct. 12, 2018

Septic Systems in Bonita Springs, Estero, Fort Myers FL

Septic System Bonita Springs

Septic vs. Sewer Systems in Bonita Springs

The Bonita Springs area is a unique area that is mostly deed restricted and gated. There are Bonita Springs homes with septic systems. Locally, there is a large concentration of septic systems in San Carlos Park just a few miles north of Bonita ...

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June 18, 2018

Space Saving Tips for Bonita Springs Condos

Bonita Springs Space SaverOrganizing Your Bonita Springs Condo or Home

Over the last few years I’ve moved a few times, downsizing every time. I’m still in Bonita Springs, in single family home located Bonita Farms. It was built in 1974 and it’s less than 1,500 SF of living area which means small ...

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April 11, 2018

Landscaping Your Bonita Springs Florida Home

Bonita Springs Landscape & Plants

Choosing Plants For Your Bonita Springs Home

Most home owners in Bonita Springs don’t have the opportunity to landscape their home from scratch. I didn’t think I would but my dear friend Irma blew through last September and took with her some over grown, mismatched, tired trees and left a ...

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March 2, 2018

That Bonita Springs Home With a Huge Tree

Bonita Springs Oak Tree

Removing a Large Tree in Bonita Springs Florida

It doesn’t matter if it’s a banyan tree or an oak tree.  Big trees that are not properly maintained are a head ache and a very costly matter to clean up.  Nature lover’s love trees and while they may try ...

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Oct. 31, 2017

Post Hurricane Irma Wish List | Bonita Springs, Florida

 Bonita Springs Hurricane Checklist

Bonita Springs Hurricane Comfort Items

With first-hand experience, the Griffith family and the great members of the Bonita Springs Estero Community Forum were nice enough to help contribute to a list of newly discovered hurricane essential items and conveniences that they wished they had during Hurricane Irma. Most of ...

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Oct. 12, 2017

Hertz in Estero An Alternative to New Car Buying

Hertz Estero Florida

Buying a Car in Estero or Bonita Springs Florida

One of the most important tools a real estate agent can have is a dependable vehicle. My last vehicle of choice was the Mini Countryman, All4, four door.  Well, it unexpectedly died. It’s terminal.  Rather, it would cost so ...

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Aug. 25, 2017

Fading Home Décor in Bonita Springs, Florida

Opinion: Decorator Shortcut in Bonita Springs Homes

When I thought of writing this piece on “peel and stick” bricks it was going to be more of a warning to consumers about knowing when a trending look in décor has neared the end of it’s cycle.  That is still the ...

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Aug. 20, 2017

Protect Your Bonita Springs Home From Palm Rats

Protecting Your Home From Palm Rats in Bonita Springs

Palm Rat Deterrent Bonita Springs

One of the critters that folks in Bonita Springs have to deal with from time to time is rats.  If you’re a nature lover like me and you feed birds, a side effect of bird seed is … rats.  ...

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Oct. 20, 2016

Installing Fence in Bonita Springs, Florida

Installing a Fence in Bonita Springs

Fencing Restrictions in Bonita Springs, Florida

If you’re thinking of improving your home by installing a privacy or safety fence to keep you children or your pets safe, here are a few tips to get you on the path to installing a fence the right way.

Whether you are installing ...

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