By Rosie Romero | December 13th, 2016 A shade tree can help you beautify your yard while also providing shade (Getty Images/moodboard RF) Obviously, you can save money by doing repairs, renovations or changes in your home yourself. But some jobs can even pay for themselves. We’re not talking here about things like painting a bathroom or […]
The creative juices were flowing when our 2017 Christmas Song was written! A very inventive take on the classic “Jingle Bells”, there’s a not-so-subtle REALTOR® twist on it. Enjoy! Please enjoy and feel free to share!
There’s no steering around it — driveways play a big role in your home’s appearance. Small wonder: They’re sizeable features. A typical 20-foot-by-40-foot suburban driveway occupies about 800 square feet of front yard — almost half a tennis court. Yet we often regard these hardworking necessities simply as slabs of concrete. With a little imagination, […]
Make your home safe and comfortable for furry, feathered, and finned friends By Tabitha Sukhai of ThisOldHouse.com // Photo by Eric Isselée/iStock Photo Pets are more than just animals. Our furry, feathered, and finned friends require time, attention, and as safe and comfortable a home as we do. “Most people don’t think about pets when buying or building […]
By Rosie Romero | September 28th, 2016 Over the years, your once new home can really begin to old and tired. Some out-of-date features may be showing their age. Or maybe you didn’t like them in the first place. Here are areas you may want to update – especially if you’re putting your house on the market: […]