McParland Realty Blog

Posted on 10/05/2022
Another Property Rented - 50 Dominion 50, Worcester, MA 01605
Great location, easy access to all routes, UMASS, restaurants and shopping. Open House Thursday Sept. 14....
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Posted on 10/02/2022
Boost Your Kitchen's Appeal With These 3 DIY Projects
An outdated kitchen can really drag down the look and feel of your home. Unfortunately, a complete kitchen remodel can easily cost tens of thousands of dollars. If a totally new kitchen isn't quite in your budget, the good news is that you can still update and refresh your space with a few simple (and inexpensive) DIY projects....
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Posted on 10/01/2022
50 Dominion 50, Worcester, MA 01605 now has a new price of $2,500!
Great location, easy access to all routes, UMASS, restaurants and shopping. Open House Thursday Sept. 14....
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Posted on 09/25/2022
3 of the best plants for your bathroom
Whether you have a couple of houseplants or an expansive home jungle, it's important to know the best choices of plants for your bathroom. Bathrooms typically have high humidity compared to other rooms in the home, which makes them excellent environments for tropical plants. Here are some of the best choices to consider: Philodendrons Philodendrons are tropical plants...
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Posted on 09/18/2022
Aquaponics with fish: The basics
If you’re interested in sustainability, aquatic life and gardening, you might consider aquaponics with fish. Aquaponics combines methods from hydroponic gardening and aquaculture to create a symbiotic environment in your home fish tank. To learn more about aquaponics, here is a basic guide to help: How it works Aquaponic systems are used to cultivate fish and plants in...
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Posted on 09/17/2022
Another Property Sold - 325 Greenwood St, Worcester, MA 01697
This 2 family is situated well back from the road on a .68 acre lot. It has been vacant for the past two months. The first floor has a fairly new boiler and oil tank. The second floor needs a new oil tank. It appears that there was gas at this property at one time, no meter but a gas line to the interior. The porches are 21x11 really nice size opening to the rear. The bedrooms are well sized 17x11 and 12x11. Liv rm 13x13. There are laundry rooms and laundry hook ups on each floor. Vinyl on some rooms and wide wood floors on the remainder. This property needs some work but well worth the effort. There is a 2 car garage at the rear and an...
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Posted on 09/15/2022
157 N. Quinsigamond Ave B, Shrewsbury, MA 01545 is now new to the market!
Welcome to 157 N. Quinsigamond, a custom built condominium with three beautifully finished levels each with sweeping waterfront views, a hidden gem that checks all the boxes for lakefront property. The front entrance welcomes you with granite steps and a delightful patio. This leads into the first level with a dining room on the left and an open concept kitchen/living room with vaulted ceiling, huge windows and a gas fireplace. There are two bedrooms on the second floor, the master with large soaking tub, shower, walk-in closet and spectacular views of the lake. The finished walk out basement, complete with office, wet bar, bedroom,...
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Posted on 09/14/2022
50 Dominion 50, Worcester, MA 01605 is now new to the market!
Great location, easy access to all routes, UMASS, restaurants and shopping. Open House Thursday Sept. 14....
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Posted on 09/11/2022
Divider wall ideas: Temporary walls perfect for rentals
When renting an apartment or condominium, you have to get creative about divider wall ideas. While you could simply renovate to change the layout of a house you own, you have fewer options for dramatic changes that stay within the terms of your lease. Dividing up a room can be a challenge, whether you want to create privacy...
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Posted on 09/04/2022
Grow Hydrangeas in Any Climate
There are many varieties of the popular hydrangea plant, all with unique climate needs. Even though it's possible to grow hydrangeas outdoors in different climates, growing them indoors allows you to enjoy this colorful shrub anywhere you live. Here are some basic care tips for growing hydrangeas inside your home: Container Choice One key advantage to growing hydrangeas...
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Posted on 08/28/2022
The Pros and Cons of Open Concept Homes
Open concept homes, also called open floor plans, have been a mainstay of home design for decades. There are many reasons this style of architecture is so popular, yet there are also some downsides. If you’re considering an open concept home, here are the major pros and cons to consider: Open Concept Pros Better Flow - With a...
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Posted on 08/27/2022
1195 Grafton St 36, Worcester, MA 01604 is now new to the market!
Twin Oaks Condominiums. Location, location, location with easy access to Rte 9, 20, 146 and 90. This is a first floor unit freshly painted with new laminate flooring in the living room, dining area and bedrooms. The master bedroom has a large closet and opens onto a patio. The second bedroom is a good size with closet. The living room and dining room combination also open onto the patio. The laundry area has new flooring and is situated just off the kitchen. There is nice sized storage area to the right of the kitchen. The kitchen has a newer dishwasher and refrigerator. This is a great unit ready for a new owner, nothing to do but move...
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