Weekend DIY Projects to Improve Your Home Value

October 31, 2014

We’ve compiled our own list of DIY projects that buyers like, you’ll enjoy in the meantime, and you can accomplish in a weekend. To keep it simple, we focused on two areas of the home that are key when it comes time to sell: the entryway and kitchen.

Growing Grapes in Your Home Garden

October 24, 2014

Whether you’re growing grapes for the fruit or their color and leaf texture, grape vines are a great addition to the garden. There are several varieties that produce delectable table grapes, and the large, lobed leaves provide a textural contrast when juxtaposed against plants with small leaves

Don’t Forget to Winterize Your Home—Steps You Can Take Today

October 19, 2014

What if we told you there’s a way to make your home feel warmer, no matter how frigid the air is outdoors? And that your heating bills could actually drop, leaving more money in your pocket every month?

Winterizing your home saves energy (meaning money) all year long, helps keep you comfy and prevents common seasonal damage. Don’t allow the name, or the current pleasant weather, to lull you into a false sense of security, thinking that you have plenty of time before the weather turns bad to get it done.

What You Must Know About Insurance When Buying a Home

October 17, 2014

Purchasing a home involves getting to know a lot of financial terms and processes that most first-time homebuyers have never been exposed to. One of the most confusing is insurance. If you’ve never owned a home before, your familiarity with insurance most likely centers around