Repel Mosquitoes the Natural Way

Aside of being a menace, mosquitos are also linked to many diseases. Most of us use chemical insecticides to kill them, which are harmful to the environment as well as ourselves. There are many natural ways to keep them away from you and your home. Lemon and eucalyptus oil: A mixture of these two oils […]

How To Create the Ultimate Guest Room

There’s more to offering up clean sheets to make your overnight guests feel special. Think like a bed and breakfast owner and put some thought into the details. Start by sleeping in your guest room to make sure it’s comfortable. Is it dark and quiet? Do you have enough pillows and blankets? Is the temperature […]

Home Improvement Projects That Maximize ROI

If you’re thinking about which home improvement projects top should top the list, keep in mind which ones will bring a return on your investment when it comes time to sell. You can’t lose on curb appeal. Take stock of your home’s first impression. Projects to consider are upgrading windows, new siding, fresh paint, a […]

Moving Checklist

Moving into a new home should be one of the most exciting milestones of your life. It can also be a stressful time if you’re not organized. We’re here to help you take it step by step with our 30-Day Moving Guide. 30 DAYS BEFORE THE MOVE 1. Reserve a moving company. 2. Purchase moving […]

Best & Worst Trees to Plant In Your Yard

When is the best time to plant a tree? The best answer is 20 years ago. Sheltering your home with trees can reduce your heating bills by as much as 12 percent and lower air conditioning needs by a third. Here’s a handy guide to our favorites and least favorite choices: Top 5 Favorites

15 Steps to a Clean & Organized Spring

Whether you’re moving or simply spring cleaning, this checklist can help you get organized from top to bottom. Choose one task a day or make it a family affair for quick work. 1. Go to your closet and turn every hangar around. When you wear it, return the item to the closet facing forward. When […]