In addition to beauty, quiet, and days off from school, a heavy snowstorm brings a range of hazards to homes and property, some of which can cause expensive damage or endanger your family. These five steps will help you keep your home and your family safe. 1. Lighten the load on the roof Head outside […]
You’ve got a new job, additional family coming, or you’re ready to down-size. Whatever your reasons, you need to sell your current home. Very few people ever say, “It’s okay if my house sits on the market for several months.” Most sellers want their home sold, and they want it sold fast. If […]
We all know that WD-40 is useful for mechanic work, and even to fix some squeaky hinges around the house. However, there is a whole range of WD-40 hacks that can be used to improve and fix issues around your home. By the time you finish this, you may consider WD-40 your new best friend. […]
Brigadoon, Silvertown, Stepford, Middlemarch, Pleasantville…all mythical towns of fantasy from literature and film that make our hearts yearn for perfect locales that just don’t exist in the real world. That is, until now. Nestled deep in northern Holland is the small town of Giethoorn. When you first see photos of this tiny town it looks […]
It’s one of the largest and most expensive assets most of us will ever own. It’s where we lay our head down at night, the place we make memories and call home. Selling it can be one of the most overwhelming and stressful experiences you may ever go through. So here are 18 tips for […]
A kitchen remodel is the singular most cost-effective room remodel you can put into your home if you’re planning on putting it on the market. The ROI is usually more than 100% and very often much, much more. With the upswing in the real estate market these days, a full or partial kitchen remodel can […]
This hopscotch board—made out of pavers—works double-time as a game for kids (or adults!) and a fun way to add a pop of bright color to your lawn. Link to all ideas here.