Home Improvements

Home Improvements

Alexa Commands You Can Use Every Day

We know all about your new best friend, personal assistant, and partner in crime. We’ve all seen her in heartwarming commercials and viral tweets. We have to admit, we love her too! If you’ve brought Alexa into your home, here are the coolest and most useful skills and commands to use every day! Read a […]

Home Features Dog Owners Will Love

If you love to spoil your dog and want to make life a little easier on yourself in the process, then we have the perfect home accessories for you! Take a look at these ideas and consider including them in your home for your furry friend. Water fountain Give your pup a break from the heat […]

Homebuying Hurdle:  Maintenance

‘I enjoy the 24/7 maintenance that a landlord provides.’ We get it. One of the perks of leasing is that you can call the maintenance department for just about anything. Even if it’s seven in the morning and your smoke alarm runs out of batteries, your apartment complex most likely has an after-hours emergency maintenance […]

Childproofing Your Home

Effective Ways to Childproof Your Home

When you have children, you worry about them and will take any means necessary to keep them safe. Surprisingly, many people are unaware of the dangers that lurk for children within their own homes. More than a third of all child injuries and death occur at home. It may sound obvious, but childproofing is a […]

Home Inspection Appraisal

Home Inspection vs. Appraisal: Which Do You Need?

You have probably heard about getting an appraisal or an inspection before you close on a home. To the untrained ear, they may seem the same. But learning the difference between a home inspection and appraisal will show that they are both important parts of home buying. Home Inspection A home inspection is a limited, […]

Eco Friendly Home

How to Make Your Home Eco-Friendly

We all love the environment. It keeps us alive and healthy, after all! So shouldn’t we treat it with the respect it deserves by making our homes more eco-friendly? There are many changes you can make in your home to save more energy, water, materials, and money. Here we will show you how taking care […]

Home Energy Costs

How to Cut Energy Costs

You know it already—owning a home is expensive. Bills piling up every month can really stress a person out. Don’t let them. Starting energy saving habits and making some small changes in your home can make a real difference in your utility bills and ease the financial burden of homeownership.   Heating and Cooling Heating […]

6 ways to winterize your home

6 Ways to Winterize Your Home

Before these cold winds really begin, take a weekend to winterize your home. In addition to making your home more energy efficient, winterizing your home will also help prevent damage to your home from the snow and ice. 1. Protect your pipes Depending on where you live, you will need to protect your pipes from […]

Home Improvements To Increase Value

4 Improvements to Increase Your Home’s Value

Thinking of selling your home? Or maybe you have some extra time on your hands? Consider how a little TLC could add value to your home. Check out four home improvements that pay you back for your investment. Kitchen Remodel  Possible Return Of Investment:  60% -120% TIP: Opt for more traditional styles for the cabinets, appliances, and countertops. Bathroom Addition […]

8 Steps to Prepare Your Home for a Hurricane

With hurricane season approaching, it is crucial to be prepared for any kind of danger. Having a disaster plan includes knowing your local evacuation escape routes, check your local news channels for real-time updates, and building an emergency kit. While keeping you and your family safe is number one priority, your home should also be […]