Posted by Anthony Carriuolo on Thursday, September 29, 2022 at 8:00 AMBy Anthony Carriuolo / September 29, 2022Comment
In the wake of the tragic devastation left by Hurricane Ian across Southwest and Central Florida, Champagne & Parisi Real Estate extend our deepest sympathies to those affected. Links to donate and ways to support will be at the end of this article. For now, as part of the Champagne & Parisi blog, we share 5 crucial hurricane cleanup tips to know for the future. These tips range everywhere from creating a smoother experience for you and your neighbors, to potentially life-saving. Follow along and learn more about how to help our community with hurricane cleanup!
Wait Until Daylight
Wait until daylight to begin any cleanup process. Even with mobile lighting and generator support, there will never be sufficient lighting nor the urgency to warrant cleaning up at night. Following a long, difficult evening in which the hurricane passes, the next day weather is almost always exceedingly clear and cool. Take advantage of this weather, and the natural clarity granted by sunlight to begin the process of recovery.
Do NOT Enter Standing Water
This is a crucial safety tip to understand. Standing water contains a host of potential concerns, even when visible to...
Posted by Anthony Carriuolo on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at 8:00 AMBy Anthony Carriuolo / September 20, 2022Comment
The end of Summer looms, and it's time to think about what we want our nest to look like as we hunker down for the "winter" here in Boca Raton, Florida. Whether you're a new family, an empty nester, or somewhere in between, the few minutes we spent with Maia, this gorgeous blue-eyed Plott hound, was all we needed to know she'd be perfect for anyone. With the right amount of love and attention, this once abused pup will change your life as you change hers. Spread the love! Cuffing season is ahead!
Posted by Anthony Carriuolo on Thursday, September 15, 2022 at 8:00 AMBy Anthony Carriuolo / September 15, 2022Comment
We're sure at this point more than a few readers are saying to themselves: "it's about time!" We have observed the mercurial and meteoric rise of this ever-popular racquet sport over the years, from a niche amongst retirees to the fastest growing sport in the united states. Pickleball has grown from a fun pastime to a near-necessity in new condo and country club construction, and we're here for it! We delved into the history, the development, and the trajectory of this growing game - and asked why it appeals to so many of all ages. Learn more, as we ask... what's the deal with pickleball anyway?
What Is Pickleball?
For many reasons, Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in America, more and more a crucial amenity desired by thousands moving to Boca Raton. Pickleball is the middle ground between tennis, badminton, and ping pong. The sport is played on a modified tennis court or badminton court and follows very similar rules to tennis. Unlike tennis, the game is played with a wooden paddle and often, a whiffle ball - although as the sport has grown so has the dedication to pickleball-specific equipment. Learn more about this sporting phenomenon below, and why it holds the spot as one of the fastest risers in the athletic world.
Posted by Anthony Carriuolo on Sunday, September 4, 2022 at 8:00 AMBy Anthony Carriuolo / September 4, 2022Comment
Despite the omnipotence of expensive HVAC issues and the wear and tear on your home, Florida home improvements aren't all subcontractors and trained labor. There are many projects (some even involving power tools) that will beautify your home, and improve its utility. We chose a few of our favorite DIY Boca home projects that everyone can get involved in, building camaraderie in pursuit of something better. Read on and learn these among our key homeowner tips in the Boca Raton Real Estate blog!
A mailbox might not necessarily increase the value of your home on paper, but its curb appeal will benefit you massively. The mailbox is the furthest outcropping of your personal expression, reflecting the aesthetic that follows behind as the introduction to your palette and design motifs. Mailbox repair kits, and even entire mailboxes, are relatively cheap and easy to work with.
Install Solar Pathway Lights
Another inexpensive way to improve your entryway and impress houseguests and passersby alike, these cheap, easily installed, solar-powered pathway lights are a practical staple...
Posted by Anthony Carriuolo on Thursday, September 1, 2022 at 8:00 AMBy Anthony Carriuolo / September 1, 2022Comment
Welcome to Autumn! While it may not feel like outside, we are heading into the fall and winter months. With the busy season ahead, there's bound to be more people, but plenty more to do as the weather becomes a bit friendlier and people venture out for more than the beach! Here are some of our choices for things to do in Boca Raton. Stay tuned and learn more!
DeadMau5 @ DAER Nightclub
When: Saturday, September 3rd. 12 PM - Close
Where: DAER Nightclub - 1 Lucky St. Davie, FL 33314
Legendary electronic musician and cultural icon Deadmau5 will play an all-day set at DAER nightclub, one of the preeminent clubs in Broward County found on the property of the newly remodeled, immense Hard Rock Resort & Casino. Arrive at noon for the doors to open, and dance the night (and day) away!
Heart Of Soul Duo
When: Sunday, September 11th. 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Luff's Fish House - 390 E. Palmetto Park Rd. Boca Raton, FL 33432
Luff's Fish House, one of the most popular seafood restaurants in Boca Raton, plays host to the Heart of Soul Duo, one of the favorites for patrons to enjoy while they dine. The unplugged acoustic duo plays dozens of the greatest hits from Classic Rock, Contemporary, and the tracks we all grew up loving.