Category: Home and Garden

How To Crowdfund A Renovation Project

How To Crowdfund A Renovation Project

September 20, 2019 |

Crowdfunding came into prominence with the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act that President Obama signed into law during 2012 and subsequent enhancements. The JOBS Act made it easier for startups to raise money and for the first time allowed the legal ability to advertise the investments and accept small investors.

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4 Simple Tips For Staying Organized With Kids

4 Simple Tips For Staying Organized With Kids

September 13, 2019 |

It can be challenging to be organized when you have children. But this is only because, as a devoted parent, you want to be sure your child has everything they need to become happy, well-rounded adults some day.

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Smooth Move: Do These Six Things When Transitioning Towns

Smooth Move: Do These Six Things When Transitioning Towns

September 11, 2019 |

It can be physically and emotionally challenging when moving from one town to another. There are lots of things going on at once; the actual packing and moving your belongings, saying goodbye to friends, changing jobs and just getting used to a new way of living.

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Using Smart Home Technology To Help Sell It

Using Smart Home Technology To Help Sell It

September 10, 2019 |

Smart home technology is useful for many reasons. It improves security, helps improve energy-efficiency, and makes it more convenient for the home’s occupants. There is also a new trend in the use of smart home technology as a sales tool to help sell a home or a condominium.

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6 Smart Ways Hardware Can Upgrade Your New Home

6 Smart Ways Hardware Can Upgrade Your New Home

September 6, 2019 |

Decorating and putting the finishing touches on your new home is definitely one of the most fun parts of moving. It’s satisfying to fill your new home with furnishings and d?cor choices that reflect your personality and lifestyle.

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Tips On Making Friends In Your New Neighborhood

Tips On Making Friends In Your New Neighborhood

August 23, 2019 |

It’s often harder to make friends as an adult than it is when you’re a child. It’s even more challenging to make adult friends when you move into a new neighborhood. You may feel like people already have their own group of friends and aren’t looking to include newcomers. Of course, that’s just an illusion.

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4 Simple Tips To Make Sure Your Home Smells Inviting

4 Simple Tips To Make Sure Your Home Smells Inviting

August 9, 2019 |

As a diligent home seller, you’ve taken all your real estate agent’s advice about preparing your home for showings. You’ve de-cluttered, enhanced curb appeal and developed efficient strategies for leaving your home while viewings are taking place.

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Innovative Home Security Technology

Innovative Home Security Technology

July 26, 2019 |

For market value and the comfort of a home’s occupants, home security is just as important as energy-efficiency. Innovation in smart home technology focuses on both of these areas.

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5 Important Benefits Of Downsizing Your Home

5 Important Benefits Of Downsizing Your Home

July 19, 2019 |

After the children are all grown and moved out, the family home often feels excessively large and empty. If you’re in this stage of life, you may be wondering if you should downsize like so many others, or stay put. Downsizing may be the best option, depending on your lifestyle.

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4 Times When Laminate Flooring Is Better Than Hardwood

4 Times When Laminate Flooring Is Better Than Hardwood

July 12, 2019 |

Hardwood flooring is considered a premium flooring material. It’s natural, long-lasting, durable and comes in a wide assortment of colors, wood, stains and plank widths. But hardwood flooring isn’t always the best choice. If you’re looking at homes to buy and eliminating the ones with laminate flooring, you could be overlooking some important considerations.

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