The Do’s and Don’t’s of Making Your Home Ready for Sale
Think you know what it takes to sell your home? The Jills share their top 5 “do’s and don’ts” for getting your home in tip-top shape for the market.
Preparing your home for sale takes some effort. By following these tips your home will be ready to hit the market.
Do: freshen up your home so that it shows in the best light possible. A fresh coat of paint, some landscaping and pressure cleaning go... read more
The Power of a Place Called Home
How one room in the house can help shape the people we grow up to be.
A few weeks ago, I was lying in bed listening to the soft chirp of crickets outside and the noise softly transported me back to my childhood bedroom. I used to sleep with the windows open in the warmer months and I vividly remember falling asleep to the rhythmic summer symphony outside. I was suddenly overwhelmed by nostalgia for a time when summer meant a break from responsibility, freedom ... read more
Happy National Clean Your Refrigerator Day!
It may not be your favorite end of the year holiday, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t one of the most important!
We’ve all been there. You open your refrigerator to be rudely greeted by an aroma that can be immediately described as either spoiled milk, or good cheese – Limburger comes to mind.
Over the year, your refrigerator is the appliance that keeps on giving. And if you put off annual cleaning of this workhorse, i... read more
Real Estate Headlines with The Neverland Ranch, Best Towns to Grab a Beer and 3D Walls
Other headlines include ways to lower your weekly expenses and important tips for buying smart home appliances.
Thanksgiving may still be 2 weeks away but take a quick stroll through any mall and I’d say it is safe to say it is beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Before you have a meltdown thinking about all the gifts and entertaining you need to prep for as the holiday season commences take a breat... read more
How Many Boxes Will I Need When I Move?
Calculating how many boxes you need in advance saves you time and money.
Guest Post by NorthStar Moving Co-Founder Laura McHolm
Movers hired? Check. Moving day scheduled? Check. Packed? Um… If your answer to this question is no, it’s probably because you’re overwhelmed by looking around at all the stuff in your home. One of the most common moving questions is: “How many boxes will I need?” Once you know the answer, it h... read more