Whether it’s a favorite print or original work, for many first-time homebuyers, hanging their favorite artwork is the final touch that makes a new house feel like home. But when selecting where in the home to display your prized pieces, most of us tend to focus on what looks good without considering how to protect our artwork from sunlight and damaging ultraviolet rays.Read More
While millions of acres of US land are destroyed by wildfires every year, there are plenty of other natural disasters happening that homeowners need to prepare for.
Remember that some of these disasters’ “seasons” are changing due to the changing severity of the climate crisis. The traditional wildfire season used to last from May to October, but in recent years, devastating fires have broken out late in the year and even before the “official” season has started.Read More
Many people who take out student loans wonder if they will ever be able to own their own home. The good news is that it is possible to buy a house while you have student loan debt. However, there are a few things you need to know before you start the process. First, you will need to get pre-approved for a mortgage. This will give you an idea of how much home you can afford. Then, you will need to compare your monthly student loan payments to your potential mortgage payment. If your student loan payments are relatively low, you may be able to qualify for a home improvement loan. This type of loan can be used to cover the cost of improvements, repairs, or closing costs. With a home improvement loan, you can make your dream of homeownership a reality.Read More
If you are searching for luxury home furniture ideas, this post on designer furniture is for you. But before we get into it, let us talk a little bit about fashion. Ever had that gorgeous outfit: delicate cashmere top, perfectly seemed pants, and complementing detailed glasses? But still, you look at that outfit and you feel it is missing that “wow” factor. You head to your closet and there you have it! A row filled with designer shoes and bags. You choose the pair, drop it on, and BAM! The perfect outfit. Designer bags and shoes always hit differently. The same applies to interiors. Adding that designer furniture element never fails, so let us get straight into it! Here are 8 ideas to renovate your luxury home with designer furnitureRead More
Outdoor plastic furniture typically ages over time due to oxidation. The release of chemicals that react with oxygen and ultraviolet light upon exposure to environmental factors such as air and sunlight causes photo-oxidation. So, how can you restore plastic outdoor furniture to like-new condition?Read More