Taking Care of Your Home

June 15, 2017

10 ideas for a pet-friendly home

Your pet is part of your family, so make sure your furry friends feel like they’re also part of your home. Here are 10 ideas for pet-friendly home. Remove temptation. Dogs and cats have a powerful sense of smell, so they’re drawn to fragrant items …

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June 1, 2017

Tips for choosing a mover

Moving to a new home is exciting. However, packing up your home and making the move can be stressful. You can make your life much easier by knowing how to choose a moving company that is reliable and affordable. Here are some useful tips for …

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May 30, 2017
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What to keep or toss when downsizing

Having to decide what items to keep for your new home, and what needs to be tossed can be a tough task.  While the inner hoarder in all of us is telling you to keep that stack of papers that you haven’t looked at in …

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May 18, 2017

Selling Your Home to the Millennial Homebuyer

There’s a new generation of homebuyers out there, and they are distinctly different than those who came before them. Millennials—a total of about 80 million people born between 1980 and 2000—constitute about 35 percent of today’s homebuyers, according to a 2016 National Association of Realtors …

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May 4, 2017

Take your spring cleaning outside: Exterior maintenance checklist

Spring cleaning is not just an indoor sport. The outside of your home needs some sprucing up this time of year, too. Follow this exterior maintenance checklist and take your spring cleaning outside. Wash the walls. You might be surprised at how much dirt has …

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May 1, 2017
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Mudrooms: What are they and how to best utilize them in your home

 Every home needs that designated area to drop off items once they walk-thru their front door, the Mudroom, or as we like to refer to this area as the Drop Zone is that spot.  Cubbies and lockers to store your shoes, hooks to hang jackets …

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April 24, 2017
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Items every new home buyer needs

You are now the proud owner of a brand new home.  You no longer have a landlord taking your money, which also means you no longer have someone to call when your home has an issue.  There are certain items we feel every new home …

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April 13, 2017
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Dust and Allergens, What to Know and How to Fight it!

It is that time of year again, allergy season!  We all love this time of year, the grass is green, flowers are blooming, and we can finally spend more time outdoors.  But with all of the good that comes with spring, you can’t forget the …

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March 27, 2017
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5 Child Safety Hazards in your Home

New arrival on the way?  Or perhaps your little one is about to start crawling or walking.  There are several items in your home that could be a potential safety hazard to your child. 1.)  The Dishwasher:  Your dishwasher is a kids climbing dream.  For …

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March 20, 2017
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First Day of Spring Cleaning Tips!

Happy first day of Spring! A new season can mean a new fresh start, and now is the perfect time to clean house and get rid of the old to make room for the new.  Making a checklist is the best way to stay on …

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