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Simple Ways to Babyproof Your Home

Simple Ways to Babyproof Your Home

Your home may be well-equipped with safety essentials like smoke alarms and fire extinguishers, but welcoming a new baby into your life will raise concerns about new hazards. To make sure you’re fully prepared before your new baby arrives, check out these simple ways...

How Buy a House in 6 Steps

How Buy a House in 6 Steps

Getting ready to buy a house is exciting, and if you're a first-time homebuyer, you probably have questions before you begin the process. This article goes over the basic steps of how to buy a house. 1. How to Buy a House: Create a List Before you begin the homebuying...

Tips for Summer Lawn Care

Tips for Summer Lawn Care

Most homeowners want to maintain a healthy lawn through the hottest parts of the year, though higher temperatures and droughts can stress your yard. Here are some tips for summer lawn care to keep it looking its best. Create a Plan for Summer Lawn Care While looking...

Unexpected Home Maintenance Costs for First-time Buyers

Unexpected Home Maintenance Costs for First-time Buyers

When budgeting for your mortgage, plan for home maintenance costs that you are likely to encounter. As a homebuyer, you expect to spend money on landscaping and replacing burned out light bulbs. Yet over the course of a year, other home maintenance needs may come up...

Best Home Safety Essentials

Best Home Safety Essentials

Home is a place to relax, have fun, and enjoy time with friends and family. You want everyone to feel safe and secure. Unfortunately, accidents do happen. Having some basic home safety essentials on hand is important for preventing and handling emergencies. Smoke...

Six Steps to Improve Home Security

Six Steps to Improve Home Security

Home is a place to relax, have fun, and enjoy time with friends and family. You want everyone to feel safe and secure. Unfortunately, accidents do happen. Having some basic home safety essentials on hand is important for preventing and handling emergencies. Smoke...

4 Advantages of a Pre-Listing Home Inspection

4 Advantages of a Pre-Listing Home Inspection

Home burglaries are among the most reported crimes in the US. According to FBI statistics, burglars tend to break in during the day when there's no one around. Keep your property safe using these tips to improve home security, especially during the high-risk periods...

How to Declutter Your House

How to Declutter Your House

When you decide to list your home for sale, you’ll begin preparing it for potential homebuyers. While it is easy to focus your attention on the cosmetic aspects of your home, the physical condition of the home is often more important. When you order a pre-listing home...

3 Home Improvement Projects For Winter

3 Home Improvement Projects For Winter

So, you've finally decided to declutter your house. Maybe it's a New Year's resolution or maybe it's the everyday frustration of having a disorganized, messy house. Whatever the reason, this guide will help you through the whole process step-by-step. Preparing to...

Four Safety Tips for Holiday Decorating

Four Safety Tips for Holiday Decorating

Home Improvement Projects for Winter Keep You Productive Indoors Winter is a busy and festive time during the holiday season. However, once the holidays are over, winter simply becomes dark and dreary. You can keep yourself from falling into a winter slump by staying...

5 Signs That You Need a New Roof

5 Signs That You Need a New Roof

Decorating during the holidays is the perfect way to bring the season to life. Unfortunately, many emergency room trips are made as a result of holiday decorating accidents. By following these essential safety tips for holiday decorating, you can protect yourself and...

3 Health Risks Of Radon: Reasons to Test Your Home

3 Health Risks Of Radon: Reasons to Test Your Home

Leaky roofs damage items in your attic and home and the moisture can lead to mold growth. Homeowners often only discover that the roof leaks when there is a heavy rain and it starts dripping inside. Don't let this happen to you by learning the signs that you need a...

Prepare Your Home for Fall in 6 Easy Ways

Prepare Your Home for Fall in 6 Easy Ways

Health Risks of Radon In Your Home Radon is a radioactive gas that occurs naturally in the environment through the breakdown of uranium in the soil. Radon gas has been found in homes across the country. Studies show serious health risks of radon, so it's important to...

Preparing Your Home For Vacation

Preparing Your Home For Vacation

Home Improvement Projects for Winter Keep You Productive Indoors Winter is a busy and festive time during the holiday season. However, once the holidays are over, winter simply becomes dark and dreary. You can keep yourself from falling into a winter slump by staying...

6 Signs of Termites In Your Home

6 Signs of Termites In Your Home

Summer is the most popular time for families to take a well-deserved break from work and school and all of life's responsibilities. Before you go on vacation, it's important to make sure your home is in order so that everything runs smoothly while you're away. Follow...