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Best Towns to Visit in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Jan 3, 2018 7:09:00 PM

 

There are two very different things that draw people to the Poconos region. It’s obvious that a lot of people come to the area because of the natural beauty. There are the mountains themselves, and then there are the many rivers and lakes. There are whole sections of the region devoted to exploring the natural wonders that dot the landscape here. If you enjoy hiking, click here for a post from The French Manor Inn and Spa in Newfoundland, PA that highlights four of the best Poconos hiking trails to explore.  There are also a multitude of State and National parks in the Poconos region. Click here for more information on Big Pocono State Park, Lake Wallenpaupack, Tobyhanna State Park, and many others.  

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Topics: Poconos, Poconos Lifestyle, Poconos Resorts, Things to Do in the Poconos

Fun Facts about the Poconos

Posted by Liberty Homes on Jul 28, 2017 6:31:00 AM

At Liberty Homes, we specialize in building great vacation homes in the Poconos of Northeast PA. If you are in the market for a second home, cabin or vacation home we can build on your land, one of our 6 great communities or we can even help you find the perfect place to build your dream vacation home.

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Topics: Poconos, Fun Facts, Poconos Living, Pocono Mountains

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Plan Your New Poconos Home

Posted by John Holahan on Nov 14, 2015 7:00:00 AM

It’s been said that timing is everything. It’s certainly true when it comes to building a new home in the Poconos. But starting on homebuilding in the Poconos in November?

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Topics: Poconos, Poconos custom homebuilders, Living in Pennsylvania, planning your new Poconos home

Memorial Day’s Pennsylvania Connection

Posted by John Holahan on May 14, 2015 6:31:00 AM

According to the calendar, the first official day of summer in 2015 is June 21st. But for many Americans the start of summer arrives with Memorial Day—which comes on Monday, May 25th this year. 

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Topics: Poconos, Memorial Day, Poconos Events, Poconos Vacation Homes, Things to Do in the Poconos

How to Prepare Your Poconos Lawn for Summer

Posted by John Holahan on May 7, 2015 5:43:00 PM

It’s great to see things green up in the spring months. But if your lawn in the Poconos is important to you, you’ll want to keep it looking good all summer long. Here are a few things to keep in mind so that you can keep your lawn in top shape all summer. 

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Topics: Summer, Poconos, Custom Home Building in the Poconos, Poconos Vacation Homes

8 Steps to Successful Poconos Custom Homebuilding

Posted by John Holahan on Apr 24, 2015 6:39:00 PM

Maybe you’re one of those people who has long dreamed of building a custom home—but hasn’t yet taken the plunge. For some people the whole concept of a “custom” home is just a bit unnerving. “Custom”, after all, implies that you’re creating something a little bit different. But don’t let that scare you off. Even though your home may be unique, there is a well-established process to the whole custom homebuilding experience. Many others have been down this road—and you can do it, too. 

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Topics: Poconos, Home Builders in PA, Custom Home Building in the Poconos, Poconos Home Builders, Poconos Vacation Homes

Lake Naomi: A Place to Get Away and Build Lasting Memories

Posted by John Holahan on Apr 19, 2015 7:34:00 AM

When you think about building a vacation home, you may think primarily of a place where you can simply get away—leaving stress and noise behind.  But if you’ve ever wanted a little bit more than that—If you've ever longed to relive the joy of summer camp as a kid again—and share that with your kids—Lake Naomi may be just the place you’re looking for. 

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Topics: Poconos, Poconos Lifestyle, Poconos Home Builders, Poconos Vacation Homes, Things to Do in the Poconos

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area: An Exceptional Poconos Experience!

Posted by John Holahan on Apr 16, 2015 11:38:00 AM

The Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is a gem in the crown of the Poconos Mountain region. This national park includes some 40 miles of the Middle Delaware National Scenic and Recreational River that is simply begging to be explored. The park is comprised of 67,000 acres of forested mountains, river valleys, and fertile floodplains. If you love the sights and sounds of tumbling water, rhododendron ravines, and hemlock forests, you simply need to explore this park. 

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Topics: Poconos, Poconos Lifestyle, Things to Do in the Poconos, Delaware Water Gap

Explore the Great Indoors in the Poconos at Great Wolf Lodge Water Park.

Posted by John Holahan on Apr 6, 2015 12:46:00 PM

We all know that the Poconos Mountains are a great outdoors destination. But sometimes when you “take it inside” you can end up having the time of your life. Great Wolf Lodge Water Park in the Poconos is where that happens every day!

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Topics: Poconos, Poconos Lifestyle, Poconos Resorts, Things to Do in the Poconos, Great Wolf Lodge Water Park

Poconos Remodeling: Great (Kitchen) Expectations

Posted by John Holahan on Mar 23, 2015 12:41:00 PM

Sometimes when people think of remodeling their kitchen they sell the process a little short. What I mean by that is that they focus solely on what the kitchen looks like. What they have in mind is a kind of a “facelift” for the kitchen. And if that meets their needs, that’s fine. 

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Topics: Poconos, Kitchen Remodeling in the Poconos, Poconos Home Builders, Whole Home Remodeling in the Poconos

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