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I’ve seen some horrible bathrooms, from the over-matched room where everything from the loofah to the toilet brush is the same olive green to cat litter-themed bathrooms where you can’t tell where the rug ends and the kitty grits begin.
Believe it or not, your bathroom is one of the most important areas of your home when you’re thinking about reselling. According to the remodeling cost vs. value index, remodeling your bathroom can give you up to a 65 percent return on your investment.
Bathrooms can also be expensive to remodel, so if yours hasn’t been updated since the 1970s, it tells potential buyers that your house is a “project.” And most people aren’t looking for …. more
Just in time for one of the biggest food holiday, November 15 is National Clean your Fridge Day. With Thanksgiving around the corner and the need for room in your refrigerator, what a great activity for the whole family to help in cleaning out your refrigerator this weekend.
Start by removing everything from your refrigerator by placing it on your counters or out of the way. Once you have everything out of your refrigerator, wipe down your shelves, Read more
This time of year bring thieves out in full force. They know the holidays are upon us and that the spend on children’s toys, electronics and jewelry is higher than most times during the year. There are some things that you can do to deter burglars from making a visit to your home. This infographic details some of these activities. For more information and tips on deterring burglars, you can Read more
Sleep is such a vital part of how we stay healthy. There are so many distractions and stressors in life that can limit our sleep ability and quality. One thing to keep in mind is how your bed impacts your sleep. It is recommended that you change your mattresses every 7 – 10 years. Another way to see if your mattress is ready to be replaced is to see if it can stand up against a wall. If your bed sags or bends, then Read more
With the upcoming holidays, the time of year for family and friends is quickly approaching. Many family and friends get together from different areas around the US or even the world and stay at each other’s homes. When these guests are staying with you, here are some great tips to help make their stay more comfortable. Read more