If you are ready to put your home on the market, you want to make it as attractive as possible. Sometimes, using the right home décor can go a long[...]
How much attic insulation does your home have? Older homes, in particular, often have less insulation than recommended. Enjoy comfortable year-round temperatures and save on your energy bills by contacting[...]
While you may have a surge protector on a few expensive electronic devices in the home, you may be able to avoid electrical repairs by having one for the entire[...]
Siding
January 15, 2020 | No Comments
Siding is a popular choice for home builders because it is low maintenance and comes in a wide variety of colors. It is also a common choice because properly installed[...]
Children Radon
January 12, 2020 | No Comments
You do everything possible to keep your kids happy and healthy. That’s why cook tasty meals with plenty of vitamins and make sure your children get enough sleep at night.[...]
Make a Beautiful First Impression Fall decorating ideas should incorporate the front porch, as it is the first thing many people see when coming to your home or just driving[...]
One of the biggest reasons basements are so susceptible to mold is due to poor insulation. Unfortunately, what constitutes as a good insulation job in other aspects may create the[...]
In the urgency to find and move into a new home, some buyers charge through the process quickly. This can be important in a competitive market, as people don’t want[...]
The amount of radon present in your home doesn’t remain constant over time. It’s actually considered normal and typical for it to rise, fall, and fluctuate over the weeks and[...]
One of the arguably most fun parts of home décor is the incorporation of different textures. In winter, many people seek the indoors for warmth and coziness, so bring both[...]
Making resolutions for New Years is a tradition, but the truth is that they are hard to uphold. Make resolutions for your home this year instead — they will be[...]
Styles may change, but one of the constants on which you can depend is that the color of your walls should make you feel at home. Today’s top design trends[...]
It is necessary to safely change a light bulb to avoid an often unnecessary electrical repair. One easy way to stay safe is to check the wattage and size of[...]
A popular design trend that takes you back to your roots (literally) is bringing the outdoors in. Many of today’s designers and homeowners believe the great outdoors can revive a[...]
A blank wall space can be a dream come true when the holiday season rolls around. Take an otherwise unused wall and turn it into your favorite Christmas canvas! Traditions[...]
When you think of winter home décor, your mind probably goes straight to mistletoe and holly. Although that’s valid and beautiful in its own right, don’t overlook the power of[...]
Buying a foreclosed property can be a great way to get more bang for your buck, whether you are looking to turn a profit or make a home just right[...]
Colder days are on their way! This means more time to spend around family, snuggled in next to the fire, and the bright decorations throughout your home. While you prepare[...]
When you own an older home, or a home built between the 1950s and 1970s, you may need to upgrade or electrical repairs. If you’re not sure if your home[...]
Radon is something homeowners everywhere need to be aware of. Homeowners should test for radon levels in their home and if levels are elevated, it’s time to mitigate. Homeowners can[...]
Soak That Siding
December 12, 2019 | No Comments
Return your home’s exterior to its original fresh and beautiful appearance by giving your siding or brick a good washing. This home maintenance task doesn’t take long, and the results[...]
For a kitchen that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser, consider investing in some of the latest top design trends including color, color and more color. If you just painted your[...]
Whether your basement is a wine cellar, lounge area or abandoned storage location, you have likely dealt with mold there before. Chances are you have tried many different techniques to[...]
There’s a lot to get in order when a homeowner is getting ready to list a home. Some of these tasks include finding the right buyer and making sure the[...]
Fall decorating ideas are always fun, especially when it comes to your home décor. Take advantage of these super-simple and unique tips to welcome the autumn season! Go For Organic[...]
Buying a home is a fun, time-consuming process with many forms, inspections and tests conducted prior to move in. The previous homeowners likely had a radon test completed as part[...]
Great home maintenance is key to a beautiful house that makes you happy. It also makes your appliances and home exterior last longer. Did You Forget About Your Fridge and[...]
Command hooks and baskets are two gems to the organized individual, and they can serve multiple purposes when you’re looking for home organization tips. Command Hooks You can use these[...]
If you are short on time but want to decorate your house for the Thanksgiving season, don’t worry. Mother Nature and some simple decor tricks can make your home fall-worthy[...]
Black Friday is right around the corner. It falls on November 29th, the day after Thanksgiving. To get the absolute best of it, start preparing way ahead. Pay off those[...]
To push radon out of your home, an active radon mitigation system uses an electric fan. Specialists use a pipe that runs from the basement to the top of the[...]
Focus on the Faucets With colder weather comes the chance for outdoor faucets to freeze. This can be a big problem that can even affect the interior of your home.[...]
Completing a thorough fall home maintenance checklist can help ensure you are ready for the colder weather. Take the time to test your winter equipment and make any necessary repairs.[...]
You may not spend much time in your attic, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t inspect it for concerns such as mold. Without proper attention, you could discover mold in[...]
Do you know what the number one unsung hero in your bathroom is? It’s the exhaust fan. This little guy does a world of good to keep your bathroom beautiful[...]
Buying a home can be an exciting time and when you find the home of your dreams you need to act fast. If your offer is accepted, you’ll begin the[...]
American veterans and their families are arguably the bravest people in the country, and they come in a variety of ages and genders. Show your appreciation for their sacrifices this[...]
It isn’t just bigger storage areas like garages or closets that can benefit from a little creative thinking when it comes to home organization tips. Taking the time to streamline[...]
One of the last things you want to find in your home is mold. The basement is a common area to discover this substance. When you understand how basement mold[...]
Your clients are lucky to have a realtor who is watching out for their best interests. You work hard to make sure the home buying process is as smooth as[...]
Foster New Growth
November 3, 2019 | No Comments
Spring and summer are your lawn’s time to shine. The prep work you do in the fall, though, makes your lawn really stand out during the sunnier seasons. Below the[...]
There are several types of light bulbs available, and each one offers its own benefits. Here are some tips on choosing the best light bulb for your home. Brightness, Color,[...]
Remember Your Range
October 30, 2019 | No Comments
How often should you clean or replace the range hood filter above your stove? Shoot for a clean filter at least once a year. If you cook a lot, clean[...]
Radon Systems: Attic Installation You can install your radon mitigation system throughout the exterior of your home or you can decide to hide them in the attic. While both of[...]
You don’t have to restrict your best creative, outside-the-box thinking to your bedroom or your living room when it comes to home organization tips. You can whip your kitchen into[...]
While many believe it is beneficial to always price your house a little higher and then haggle with a buyer, this is not necessarily the case. Overpricing a house can[...]
The first step in living in a mold-free home is finding the mold and its source. Mold loves moisture, and if it is present, you can be sure there is[...]
The vintage vibe is all the rage and that’s a very good thing. Not only is it trendy to utilize this timeless style choice, but it’s also responsible to reuse[...]
As the leaves slowly start to change and the days get just a little bit colder, you can count on one thing: It’s time for fall home maintenance. Preparing your[...]
Even if you have a radon mitigation system, it’s still a good idea to check it every now and then to determine if the installer did a good job. Find[...]