TAKE 5: BACKYARD DIY PROJECTS

Summertime is here and it’s bringing the heat! It’s always an option to blast the air conditioner all summer long, but there are ways to keep your home cool that are better for the environment and won’t double your energy bill. Ceiling Fans: Ceiling fans may be an overlooked method to keep your home cool,Continue reading “TAKE 5: BACKYARD DIY PROJECTS”

TOP TIPS FOR DECORATING WITH AREA RUGS

Looking for a fun way to bring an additional pop of color or design to a room with minimal time or money investment? Consider trying out an amazing area rug! Check out these tips for revamping your space with this fun décor piece.

PROTECT YOUR HOME FROM PET DAMAGE

Pets bring so much joy to our lives, but over time they can also cause a lot of damage around the home. Even the most well-behaved pets can create some mischief every now and then, but there are many ways to diminish the damage that your furry friends can cause. One of the biggest homeownerContinue reading “PROTECT YOUR HOME FROM PET DAMAGE”

WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN YOU’RE BUYING A ROBOT VACUUM CLEANER

Technology is most helpful when it makes daily tasks easier and more efficient, and that’s most certainly the case with robot vacuum cleaners. It’s especially true if you’re in a climate that lends itself to lots of dust on your hard-surfaced floors or in your carpet. Robot vacuum cleaners typically retail from $100 to aboutContinue reading “WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN YOU’RE BUYING A ROBOT VACUUM CLEANER”

TIPS FOR MAKING YOUR HOME MORE PEACEFUL

Many things in our world are out of our control, but one thing you can control is your home environment. There are many simple changes you can make to instill some much needed peace into your living space. In order to create a peaceful environment in the home, make sure everything you see, smell, hear, and touch gives you a calm feeling inside.

Buying a Home – Parts 2 to 4

When house hunting, determine your “must haves” and what your “would love to, but isn’t a must.” Things to let your real estate agent know about your ideal home: Price Shop within your budget, the way the market is right now, I recommend you shop for homes that are about $50,000 below your ideal priceContinue reading “Buying a Home – Parts 2 to 4”

TAKE 5: EASY-TO-GROW HERBS FOR YOUR HOME

Green thumb or not, every homeowner should try their hand at growing fresh herbs. Here are 5 easy-to-grow herbs you can pick up and start tending to today. Mint. The perfect addition to a cool, refreshing summer drink, mint can be grown indoors in a wide pot of moderately rich soil. They recommend placing thisContinue reading “TAKE 5: EASY-TO-GROW HERBS FOR YOUR HOME”

DIY WAYS TO KILL FRUIT FLIES IN YOUR HOME

Most homeowners will experience a little fruit fly trouble throughout their lifetime. These pests are easily attracted to things like moist, fermenting fruits and vegetables, empty bottles, drains, mops, garbage disposals, and more. Although small in size, these flies can be irritating and unsightly. Check out the below natural, DIY ways to remove them from your home.