Home & Garden

Home & Garden 5 min read
The “Welcome Home” Checklist: 6 Homeowner Tips to Help You Get Settled

Buying your first home is an exciting, life-changing experience. But it’s no secret that it comes with a lot more responsibility than, say, renting. Locks. Maintenance. Mail. Lawn care. It can seem […]

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Home & Garden 6 min read
10 Interior Design Tips for Every Budget

If current rates have you staying put, that doesn’t mean your decor has to stay the same, too. There are plenty of great ways to use interior decorating to refresh your space […]

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Home & Garden 5 min read
How to Reduce Traffic Noise in Your Backyard

Nothing says serenity like the shrill of sirens, blaring of horns, and jarring cacophony of traffic. Your backyard should be a place to get away from it all. But, if you live […]

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Home & Garden 6 min read
The Most Popular House Styles and Where to Find Them

Environment influences architecture, so knowing where to find the most popular house styles is a great place to start your home search. Whether you’re dreaming of a classic Colonial or a Contemporary […]

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Home & Garden 3 min read
Smart Home Upgrades: How to Renovate for the Future

Boost your property value with these smart home upgrades. When you make the decision to renovate, the end goal is to increase your home’s value when it’s time to sell. Back in […]

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Home & Garden 3 min read
Does a Swimming Pool Add to Home Value?

As the weather heats up, there’s no denying the appeal of a swimming pool in your own backyard. Before you take the plunge to have a pool installed, it’s important to ask […]

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Home & Garden 6 min read
Pet-Friendly House Tips: Best Home Features for Pets

Some say pets are the new kids. Whether you agree or not, it’s no secret that our fur babies are like family. So, how can you make sure your next home purchase […]

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Home & Garden 5 min read
How to Prepare Your Garden for Spring in 7 Steps

Whether you’re cultivating a vegetable crop or planting some beautiful blooms, a garden is a great way to freshen up your home for the spring (and it doesn’t hurt that it boosts […]

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Home & Garden 4 min read
Here’s What Not to Fix When Selling a House

Thanks to certain home improvement channels, renovations might seem like a relatively easy way to increase your home’s value. A new door, new floors, a coat of paint, and a few new […]

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Home & Garden 4 min read
Know Before You Go: Preparing Your House for Vacation

What to plan for when preparing your house for vacation. The weather is warming up, the trees are regaining their green, and the kids — if you have any — are hauling […]

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Home & Garden 4 min read
Ten 2022 Interior Design Trends to Try in Your Home

Whether you’re refreshing your current home or wondering what to look for in your next purchase, one of the biggest advantages of homeownership is the freedom to express (and change) your style. […]

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Home & Garden 7 min read
How to Throw an Epic Housewarming Party

You bought a new house, now it’s time to show it off! Here are 6 tips for hosting a housewarming party like a pro! Even though the ink has dried on your […]

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