Keep Your Home Warm (and Green!) This Winter

When winter comes, eco-conscious homeowners must balance their need for warmth with their concerns for keeping the environment fresh and clean. Much (though not all) of the focus of keeping a home warm and staying green is maintaining heating efficiency — using less energy to warm more space. The following do-it-yourself home heating tips could {Read More…}

Easy Home Improvements That Boost Your Home’s Resale Value

Selling your home is a big decision that should not be taken lightly. If you’re thinking about selling, then you’ll want to get the best possible asking price for your home, and this may mean undertaking some home improvement projects. You may be thinking that it’s only an unnecessary bother to do these things, that {Read More…}

Calming and Peaceful Home Design Tips

With all the demands of modern life heaping stress upon you day in and day out, the last thing you want to do is come home to a space that is dull, dirty, and disorganized. By the same token, a riot of color and a mishmash of eclectic furnishings may spice up your interior, but {Read More…}

Furniture and Décor to Brighten Up Your Home

Have you ever sat in your living room or bedroom and thought, “Why does it seem so dark in here?” even with the lights on? That may be because the issue is not with your light fixtures, but the overall design of that particular space. The good news is that there are ways that you {Read More…}

City or Suburbs: Where Is the Best Place to Raise Kids?

When you’re single, or it’s just you and your spouse, the living priorities as it relates to whether it’s better to live in the city or the suburbs are very different than when you become a parent. As an adult, safety is not as much of a concern. Neither are noise levels, school districts and {Read More…}

Home Decor: Choosing Paint Colors That Make You Feel Happy and Positive

If you’re considering redecorating your home, there are a lot of factors you must keep in mind. You want a style that fits your personality, a look that is current, and design that is easy to organize and maintain. But it all starts with the paint on the walls. It may not come as much {Read More…}

Easy Ways to Update Your Home on a Budget

On a tight budget, it’s easy to let home improvements sit on the back burner. Improving your home in small ways, though, can make a huge difference in your attitude and in the home’s value. Here are some inexpensive and simple ways you can update your home this weekend!