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5 Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades

5 Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades

Since most of us use our kitchens every day, this area is a great place to start making some DIY improvements to the home. Here are five budget-friendly kitchen upgrades to make impactful changes to your space. Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades: Paint or Stain Cabinets...

5 Ways to Keep Your Home Healthy and Safe

5 Ways to Keep Your Home Healthy and Safe

How healthy and safe is your home? Homeowners want their homes to be a place where family members are secure. There is nothing more important than the well-being of your family, so use these 5 tips to make your home healthy and safe. Prevent Mold to Keep Your Home...

Ideas for Weekend DIY Deck Upgrades

Ideas for Weekend DIY Deck Upgrades

Your deck is a great space to gather outdoors with friends and family. If your deck is dated or looking a bit worn, here are a few DIY deck upgrades you can tackle this weekend. DIY Deck Upgrades You Can Do in a Weekend Unify the Space with a Color Scheme An easy way...

5 Ways to Stay Safe During a Power Outage

5 Ways to Stay Safe During a Power Outage

Regardless of where you live, you may experience a power outage a few times per year. Some may last only a few minutes, while others could last for days. We have some tips that will help you stay safe during a power outage. Before you know it, the power will be back...

Save Energy at Home to Lower Your Utility Bill

Save Energy at Home to Lower Your Utility Bill

Whether you’re concerned about your impact on the planet or just want to reduce your utility bill, learning to save energy at home is a worthy goal. The tips below are quick, easy, and effective ways to use less power and save you money each month. Replace Light Bulbs...

4 Reasons for a Home Inspection on New Construction

4 Reasons for a Home Inspection on New Construction

When building a new home, you have your own set of challenges and rewards. Because new construction involves many subcontractors who work on different home components, mistakes are a possibility. In this article, learn about why you should have a home inspection on...

6 Grilling Safety Tips for Your Next Cookout

6 Grilling Safety Tips for Your Next Cookout

It’s the time of year to dust off the grill and start cooking outside. Grilling is a great pastime, but if you're not careful, it can also cause house fires and injuries. You can prevent an accident from happening by practicing these grilling safety tips. Lighting the...

How to Buy a House: 7 Things You Should Do

How to Buy a House: 7 Things You Should Do

How To Buy a House Buying your first house can be daunting. You may not know anything about how to buy a house or where to even begin. Start off by following these steps when you are ready to become a homeowner. Hire a Buyer's Agent Real estate agents can act in two...

4 Reasons to Remedy Water Leaks in the Home

4 Reasons to Remedy Water Leaks in the Home

Water in the home from flooding, plumbing problems, or a leaky roof can do thousands of dollars worth of damage and create health and safety concerns. To minimize these risks, remedy water leaks as early as possible. Here are a few reasons you should take immediate...

The 8 Most Rewarding Fall Home Improvement Projects

The 8 Most Rewarding Fall Home Improvement Projects

Many homeowners want to work on their houses during autumn before it becomes difficult to do so in winter. Here are 8 of the most rewarding fall home improvement projects to focus on before colder weather hits. 1. Repaint the Front Door Your front door is the first...

5 Steps to Make a Home Safe for Seniors

5 Steps to Make a Home Safe for Seniors

According to the AARP, almost 80% of seniors want to live out the remainder of their lives in a house of their own instead of a facility. Some houses aren't safe for elderly people. If your family members are going to remain in their own residence as they age, there...

Fire Safety Tips for Your Home

Fire Safety Tips for Your Home

Protect your family from fire by establishing routine safety practices. With these techniques, you can learn to prevent, extinguish, and survive a house fire. Here are four fire safety tips for your home. 1. Fire Safety Means Maintaining Smoke Detectors Installing...

Garage Storage Solutions to Organize Your Space

Garage Storage Solutions to Organize Your Space

Garage storage is a source of stress and frustration for many homeowners. Dusty bins full of unknown items are kept in the garage along with car-care supplies, unorganized tools, and out-of-season home decor. Take time to clean and organize your space. Check out these...

How to Prepare for a Home Inspection

How to Prepare for a Home Inspection

A home inspection is an important part of the home buying process. An inspection is conducted so the buyer can better understand the condition of the property. A pre-listing inspection is helpful for the seller, too. When you know about any issues, you can choose to...

5 Steps to Prevent Mold in Your Home

5 Steps to Prevent Mold in Your Home

No homeowner wants to discover mold in their living space. In addition to being unsightly and damaging to your home, mold can also cause serious health problems. Use these tips to prevent mold in your home and avoid costly cleanup and repairs. 1. Prevent Mold in Your...

Spring Cleaning Tips: Don’t Forget These Areas

Spring Cleaning Tips: Don’t Forget These Areas

With spring here, many homeowners are gearing up for their annual spring cleaning. While most people aim to clean every part of their home during this annual cleaning, they often end up missing certain areas. As you prepare for your cleaning spree, remember these...

6 Signs That You Need a New Roof

6 Signs That You Need a New Roof

Your roof provides shelter and weatherproofing that's essential to protect the entire household. The roof is constructed to withstand weathering from temperature fluctuations, moisture, and wind. Today's roofing materials can last for 20 or 30 years, depending on the...

4 Reasons to Order a Home Inspection With Thermal Imaging

4 Reasons to Order a Home Inspection With Thermal Imaging

When you order a home inspection for a property, you want to learn as much as possible about the property’s true condition. While many types of damage are visible, other issues may be hidden from view or difficult to detect without extensive experience and special...

Top Benefits of a Pre-Listing Home Inspection

Top Benefits of a Pre-Listing Home Inspection

When it comes to selling your home, you should be aware of any issues that are present before showing it to potential buyers. Underlying issues that you don't know about or don't disclose may affect the buyer’s decision on whether to go through with the deal. Here are...

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