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

10 Tips for a Green Home

October 10, 2014

“Going green” means living in a way that’s environmentally friendly. It uses less water, less electricity, and less fuel, conserving natural resources while protecting the environment. It also saves money on utility bills, which is something all homeowners can appreciate.