The more time we spend at home, the more things we notice that could be improved with a home renovation project. Some homeowners wait to remodel their kitchen, landscape the backyard, paint the walls, or update the flooring until right before they sell. However, many people who hold off on completing home renovation projects regret the delay, said Angila Grausz, owner of Luxe Life Home Staging.

“A lot of people I work with say, “We waited, and we spent the money anyway,” she said. “They realize they could have completed the project earlier and enjoyed the results too!”

In Reno and Sparks, Dickson Realty agent Lori Welsh said that due to COVID-19, she is seeing homeowners upgrading their homes both cosmetically, as well as undergoing substantial…

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Whether you’re looking to escape, explore, play or learn, there are plenty of day trips from Reno that will get you out of the city and into an adventure. While a two or three-day weekend road trip may take some extra planning and overnight stays, there are plenty of spots easily accessible within a day’s drive or less from the Biggest Little City. Here are 14 to check out!

Day trips from Reno: 1 hour or less

Virginia City

Day trips from Reno - Virginia CitySydney Martinez – Travel Nevada
  • Distance from Reno: 30 miles
  • Duration of drive: Less than 1 hour
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In its heyday in the 19th century, more than $400 million in gold and silver was mined from Virginia City—more than $20 billion dollars in today’s prices. It was the most…

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Garden, Raised Bed, Bed, PlantAs the fruits, and vegetables, from spring gardening pop up all over social media, many people may be wondering if fall planting is a good idea.

Bruce Gescheider, the owner of Moana Nursery, wants people to know that it certainly is.

“Fall planting is so good for plants,” Gescheider wrote. “Fall is when a plant focuses on root growth and strength because there is no competing top growth activity.”

What makes fall planting ideal for Northern Nevada’s climate?

He went on to explain that warm soil encourages root growth in the fall, and the roots will continue to grow until the ground freezes in winter. Then, in early spring, as the temperatures warm, the roots will either begin new growth or continue to develop at a faster rate.

“While…

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Meticulously maintained, open floor plan home with mountain views on an over-sized corner lot. Move-in ready, recently painted int. and ext. and stained fence. Professionally designed landscaping—paver patio, fescue, mature trees.

Further upgrades include porcelain tile flooring, wood cabinets, stainless steel appliances, new window blinds & screens. The home is equipped with E2 thermostat, E-Star appliances, dual pane windows, and drip irrigation system. There is a spacious island in the kitchen, double sink in master bedroom, shelves in all closets, and MUCH more!

Reach out for more information or to schedule your private tour of this lovely property. 

10070 Stonefield Drive, Reno

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms

$430,000

10070 Stonefield Drive, Reno, NV 89521-7293

 

 

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