House Upkeep

April 12, 2019

Outside Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips

Most people have a plan of attack when it comes to spring cleaning their home’s interior, but what about their exterior spaces? With warmer months just around the corner, give some TLC to your outdoor spaces and be ready when the urge to get outside takes over ...

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Jan. 22, 2019

8 Kitchen Cleaning Hacks

 

 

As a self-proclaimed neat freak, I can appreciate a good cleaning tip or two. And with Thanksgiving exactly one month away, I’m kicking up my cleaning game. Looking for ways to deep clean your kitchen before you invite the masses over to feast on turkey and sweet potato ...

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Jan. 15, 2019

10 Ways to Save on Home Improvement Costs

 

Ways to save money on home improvement costs

Home improvement projects can increase the resale value of your house, transform drab rooms into dazzling showcases, and equip you with handy skills. They can also cost you…a lot.

Have you been holding off on your home improvement dreams because of the cost factor? With some creativity and ...

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Oct. 11, 2018

71 days to sell your house...what to do about it.

The Millennials are just starting to buy. The Baby Boomers aren't selling. What can we do to get inventory on the market and sold for a reasonable amount of time and a reasonable price?

For years, and just recently 1st through 3rd quarter, we have seen bidding wars. Prices ...

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Posted in House Upkeep, Selling
June 20, 2018

Five House Painting Hacks

I am so busy getting painting vendors for my clients that I often say I might need to sell one of my kids in order to actually hire a painter myself for my house. But as I read through, it's just one step at a time that I know ...

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April 17, 2018

Is Your Insurance Ready for Storm Damage?

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There’s little worse than waking up in the morning after a big storm, only to discover that your house (and probably a few trees) aren’t exactly in the same condition you left them when you went to bed. You probably ...

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April 5, 2018

Remodeling Surprises

Remodel Surprises

Congrats! Your fixer-upper is well on its way to be a fixed-upper now that you have a remodeling plan in place and a way to pay for it. You’re almost certainly imagining how lovely a soak in that new bathroom will be after a long day at work ...

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