Why ‘Starter Homes’ Aren’t What They Used to Be

starter homeThe concept of a “starter home” is quickly becoming a real estate relic, like track lighting and brass hardware. Time was, young families with average incomes who were shopping for a first house would choose a small one in an affordable neighborhood — maybe with just a hint of a yard and a carport, rather than a half-acre lot and a Read More


Scandinavian Inspired Interiors: Where Elegance Meets Minimalism

Guest Blogger: Chloe Taylor

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. – Leonardo da Vinci

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Minimalism is one of the highest forms of elegance. Just as in fashion nothing can surpass the refines of little black dress, in décor there is no trend more subtle, yet more sophisticated than Scandinavian. The allure of Nordic homes lies in the clean lines, subtlety and utility. So, it should not be a surprise that this décor is taking over the world, in time when we are overwhelmed by things we do not need or even like. This is the perfect reason to get inspired by Swedish and Norwegian homes, which are a true paradise for the eyes of a Read More


6 Tips for Aging in Place or Universal Design

Aging in PlaceDiscussions surround aging in place have been topics recently that are presenting themselves to HomeZada. These discussions are surrounding the use of HomeZada to track projects that could update a home and make it more usable, to help clients maintain their homes and to document the Read More


Learn from Home Inventory Expert, Tricia Hoekwater

home inventory expertThis week HomeZada was lucky enough to chat with Tricia Hoekwater, founder and president of Uniquely Yours Digital Solutions: Certified Home Inventory Expert and Digital Organizer. As an inventory specialist, Tricia speaks to senior organizations and non-profits about the importance of creating a home inventory and assists her clients with documenting the contents of their most prized asset – their home, as well as, how to declutter and create a digital library of their photos and papers. Read More


How to Buy the Best Mattress for the Best Sleep

MattressGetting a good night’s sleep is so important to the overall health of all humans! We have shared advice on room colors and room temperatures, now let’s talk about mattresses. A bed is an opportunity for anyone to recharge in order to start the next day. With a great night’s Read More