What to Know About the Finances of Buying a Home

Buying a new home can be an exciting prospect that many people spend years working towards. However, it can also be intimidating, especially if you don’t know how you’ll handle the financial process. Here are a few things that you need to know about the finances of buying a home. The Role of Your Credit … Continued

Why After Winter is the Best Time for Home Maintenance

We all know that it’s that time of year again. The sun is out for longer, the weather is rising, and the trees and flowers are all in bloom as we approach the height of spring, and eventually summer. IF you are most people, this means spending more time out of the house, relaxing and … Continued

How to Keep Unwanted Water Out of Your Home

Homes need water in order to function properly, but if unwanted water gets inside, it can cause more problems than you have time to deal with. It’s important to make sure that you are taking steps to avoid flooding and water damage so that your home can be more comfortable and safe. These tips will … Continued

Should You Buy or Build a New Home?

Getting a new home is super exciting, but it also comes with many choices that can have a huge impact on your future. One of the main choices you need to tackle is whether to buy a new home or have one built. There are benefits and issues with both options, so it’s important to … Continued

How to Keep Your Home Clean During a Remodel

Remodeling is exciting and the result is impossible to wait for. You get to turn your house into something that is even more yours. But of course, the process to get to the result is difficult and extremely messy. The mess is never limited to only the room you are remodeling, (and even less so … Continued

Green Energy Alternatives to Powering Your Home

When it comes to powering your home, you can easily and quickly find yourself contributing to environmental damage just because of how your energy systems are designed and where they get their power from. There are ways to avoid this, however. You can switch to alternative sources of power that are renewable and far cleaner by comparison. There are many green energy alternatives for powering your home, including wind, solar, geothermal, propane, hybrid, and hydro power options.

How to Prevent Long-Term Damage to Your Property

Your house is your castle. You didn’t purchase it just to let it fall into ruin. It’s important that you keep it in good condition and prevent long-term damage. Regular maintenance can go a long way towards prevention. What things should you be paying attention to?

Spring Repairs to Complete on Your Property

Yay! Spring is finally here!—the flowers are blooming, a wonderful scent fills the air, the warm summer months are soon to arrive, and…uh oh…what happened here!? Ring a bell? Winter is not usually kind, especially to people’s homes and yards. That is why now is the best time to take care of the following repairs.

Protect Your Home from Flooding with These Outdoor Features

Flooding is a common risk for homeowners that can result in all kinds of costly damage, including warped boards, cracked foundations, and harmful mold growth. If you live in an area where you’re at risk for floods and standing water, then take a look at these things that you can use outside your home to … Continued