Home Improvements

Dealing with Unsightly Flooring Issues when Selling

When you’re selling your home, you want it to look its best. You want buyers who view it to say, “Wow, I love this place!” However, what if you have a stubborn stain in the carpet, or a cracked floor tile? An unsightly issue like that can be distracting in your otherwise beautiful property. You… Continue reading Dealing with Unsightly Flooring Issues when Selling

Home Improvements

Home Energy Saving Tips that Won’t Leave You Shivering or Sweating

If you want to reduce your home energy costs, the easiest way is to turn the thermostat up or down. In fact, you probably won't notice a difference of 2 degrees either way — and the savings can be substantial. However, if you want to lower your bill even further each month, here are some… Continue reading Home Energy Saving Tips that Won’t Leave You Shivering or Sweating

Sellers Tips

Need to Sell Quickly? Here’s What to Do

There are many reasons why you might suddenly need to sell your home. It could be an unexpected work relocation, a change in family circumstances, or simply a desire to move. Whatever the reason, selling quickly requires some fast action on your part. But that doesn't mean you need to get into panic mode. You… Continue reading Need to Sell Quickly? Here’s What to Do

Buyers Tips, Real Estate

Finding a New Home when You’re Busy, Busy, Busy!

Imagine you have a major project at work, you have to deal with home schooling and you still need to deal with groceries, laundry and dinner. Whoa! That's a busy life. Can you still find and buy a new home with such a tight schedule? The good news is, you can. In fact, there's plenty… Continue reading Finding a New Home when You’re Busy, Busy, Busy!

Buyers Tips

How to Get Front-of-the-Line Access to Desirable Homes for Sale

As you've probably noticed, credit card companies regularly offer bonuses to get you to apply for their cards. For example, one such card company offers opportunities to buy tickets to concerts and other events ahead of everyone else. It's their "front of the line" service. When you’re searching for a new home, wouldn't it be… Continue reading How to Get Front-of-the-Line Access to Desirable Homes for Sale

Home Improvements, Sellers Tips

The Psychology of Choosing House Paint

Whether you're painting your home to prepare it for sale, or simply to make it more attractive for your own enjoyment, choosing the right color is important. A color isn't just a matter of taste, it's also, to a large extent, about evoking certain positive emotions. If you're painting your foyer, for example, you may… Continue reading The Psychology of Choosing House Paint

Home Designs, Home Improvements, Interior Design, Sellers Tips, Staging

Bathroom Staging Tips from Professional Home Stagers

There's a reason why there are "kitchen and bath" stores, and even design magazines devoted to these rooms. A well-staged kitchen and bathroom can make the entire home look better. So, it's no surprise that professional home stagers pay particular attention to these spaces. What do these pros have to say about bathrooms? Professional stagers… Continue reading Bathroom Staging Tips from Professional Home Stagers

Real Estate, Sellers Tips

Cutting Down the Time it Takes to Prepare your Home For Sale

If you're thinking of listing your property, one thing that might be holding you back is concern about preparing your home for sale. You may be wondering how much work there will be. Is it going to take a couple of months? A couple of weeks? A few days? That, of course, depends on the… Continue reading Cutting Down the Time it Takes to Prepare your Home For Sale