Whether you’re preparing to sell or looking to refresh your home’s space and improve its day-to-day functionality, you can boost your home’s value with easy DIY renovation projects to fit any budget. To help you decide which projects to prioritize, you might want to find a Realtor who can recommend upgrades that will give you the greatest bang for your buck when it comes to your home’s value.Read More
Best Home Improvement Options for a Flood-Prone Basement
Spring is here, and that means the rainy season is on its way. Soon rivers will be rising, backyards will be flooding, and sump pumps will be working on overdrive. If you live near a river, pond, or other body of water, you may be living in a flood-prone area. There are things you can do to prevent flood damage, but some flood damage to your home is inevitable. If this is the case for your home, learn about the best home improvement options for a flood-prone basement.Read More
How to Eliminate Wasps from Your Yard
One minute you’re mowing the lawn and the next you’re being chased across the yard by a swarm of angry wasps, intent on eliminating the threat to their home – you!
If you’re being plagued by these pesky backyard bullies, there are different ways you can rid yourself of them, and their nasty stings, and in some cases, deter them from building their homes in the first place!Read More
Tips for Choosing the Best Fire Pit for Your Backyard
Are you thinking about customizing your backyard with a new fire pit this spring? Now is the perfect time to browse the different types of fire pit options for your yard. You might be surprised at the number of options available—you can find everything from standard fire pits to fire rings, fire tables, torches, and more. If you’re having trouble deciding between the many styles and models available, consider these tips for choosing the best fire pit for your backyard.Read More
Foundational Plantings: Tips and Benefits for a Beautiful Yard
One of the easiest and most effective ways to improve your home’s curb appeal is with foundation plantings.
Foundation plantings are simply those plants (typically shrubs) that you plant along your home’s foundation.
The standard “classic” pattern of planting alongside a foundation includes 3 areas where plants are located:Read More