Whether you’re trying to save money on your utility bill, dealing with a power outage or shivering through a furnace breakdown, staying warm in a home with sub-zero temperatures outside can be a challenge. Here are some ways to keep toasty.… Continue reading
Moving into a new place? Getting settled into a new apartment or house can be a stressful (and expensive) time, and you will probably want to update rooms to make your space feel like your own. Here are some easy home decoration tips and tricks to make your house a home – without tearing down walls, buying new furniture or redoing your kitchen.… Continue reading
Ever wonder if DIY home improvements are really worth the time and money? From replacing carpet to simply sprucing up your yard, many home improvement and remodeling projects can yield a high return on investment. In other words, the value the renovation adds to your house is greater than the cost.… Continue reading
First impressions are everything, whether you’re viewing a house, test-driving a car or meeting your daughter’s prom date. That’s why an entire industry has developed around staging homes to help them sell.
Staging simply means making a house look its best, and can include anything from deep-cleaning the carpet to renting furniture that’s much nicer than your own.… Continue reading
If you love to cook, you know that a clean, organized kitchen is essential. Notice that we said organized, not huge. More space is always nice, but there are ways to get better use out of what you have, while still making the room look good.… Continue reading
Add this to list of invisible things that are bad for you: radon gas.
Radon is an odorless, invisible, radioactive gas that can cause serious health problems. Check out this video from New Jersey Water Testing on the dangers of radon, and how it gets into your home:
What is radon?… Continue reading