Image: donatas1205/Shutterstock These must-haves will make things a lot easier in the first few weeks. When Lauren Hunter and her husband moved into their first home in Hilliard, Ohio, the previous homeowner had left behind a ladder. “It turned out to be awesome,” Hunter says. “You don’t realize how many situations where ladders make things easier. Hanging pictures is one thing, but …
Image: Mr. Interior/Shutterstock No DIY skills necessary for these outdoor projects. Did we mention they’re really, really easy? You don’t need to be the host of an extreme home makeover show to build an amazing backyard. In fact, the transformative projects below are easy enough for even the klutziest home improvement newbie to complete. Just don’t be shocked when the Johnsons …
Image: CustomHouseNumbers.com A good washing, and a bit of color are two low-cost ways. Homes with high curb appeal command higher prices and take less time to sell. But which projects pump up curb appeal most? Here are financially smart ways to boost your home’s equity. #1 Wash Your House’s Face Before you scrape any paint or plant more azaleas, wash the …
Not all home improvements are created equal. These will reward you the most when it comes time to sell. Your home is in the perfect location, came at the perfect price, with the perfect lot. (Yay southern exposure!) But the home itself? Perfect isn’t the adjective you’d use. But you knew that moving in, and now you’re ready to start …
Not to mention, get you a nice ROI on your home’s value. Don’t spend the whole summer planning your dream fire pit or there could be frost on the ground before it’s ready to roar. Start your DIY now and you won’t miss a single day of prime bonfire season. Plus, there’s this: A pro-built fire pit costs about $4,500 with a …
Give your home a new lift and shop local. Unleash the designer in you or get one of these local business’s to do the design for you.
Here are ten tips to extend the life of some appliances and major systems around your home
Here is why you need to use a real estate professional , If you want to really know the value of your home
Do you feel comfortable that all your personal possessions are fully covered by your homeowner’s insurance policy? These five events can make a difference to the coverage you might need.
Investing a little in home-staging advice as you go through the years, can give you more enjoyment whilst you live in your home, and can make it closer to ‘show ready’ when you come to sell.
CFL or LED? When it comes to lightbulbs there is a clear choice that stands out from the crowd in terms of brightness, safety, life expectancy and environmental friendliness.
A water leak can do a great deal of damage very quickly inside your home. Learn about some great tools on the market that can “sound the alarm” at the first sign of unwanted moisture.
Ice Dams and Attic Condensation are well known issues found in our Colorado climate. Here are some tips for homeowners on preventing these conditions and avoiding costly damage to your home…continued.
Ice Dams and Attic Condensation are well known issues found in our Colorado climate. Here are some tips for homeowners on preventing these conditions and avoiding costly damage to your home.
Take advantage of these six investments that will not only help you to enjoy your current home more, but will also increase the future value to prospective buyers, when the time comes.
Is it possible to increased the appraised value of your home? Investing some time and care into your property beforehand, can increase the chances of it coming in at the high end of its potential value.
Ensure your remodeling project is successful and productive by avoiding these ten common mistakes, keeping you wise on the cost and the process.