A big downside of our technology-driven world is that we are constantly surrounded by toxic chemicals. And ironically, a home, which is supposed to be the safest of safe havens, is often full of toxins we don’t even recognize....
We love living in the outdoors, especially in the summer, so we spend a lot of time selecting the ideal patio furniture and the perfect outdoor fabrics. You want your cushions, awnings, and umbrellas to look good season after...
The holidays may be over, but there’s still time to upgrade your dining table or other furniture with items that you can be proud to show off on special occasions. The next big celebratory day is Valentine’s Day, not...
You may not want to change the exterior material your home is made of just to turnaround and put it on the market. But you do need to make sure that it is in the best condition possible. Siding can...
If you’ve never thought of moving into an adult lifestyle community, you may want to reconsider. There are a lot of benefits to moving into a neighborhood with people who are mostly your own age. Staying Active in Your Retirement Once...
Do you know that 65 percent of U.S homeowners believe their property will rise in value over the next decade? Well, that’s being optimistic considering that factors affecting property worth like location, are out of your control. So, are you...
The average electricity bill in Australia is now $1576 per year? That’s a significant amount of money. The good news is that you can do something about it. Simply start implanting some, or all, of the following 8 steps...
There once was a time when grand, embellished living rooms dripping with chandeliers, ornate velvet and silk coverings were considered elegant. Then, cozy and comfortable living rooms became the norm for families to relax and spend some quality time...

When Should a Tree be Removed?

If you’ve had a tree in your yard for many years it can be hard to decide that it’s time for it to go. Trees are majestic and it’s highly likely that you’ll become attached to them. There are...
It’s exciting purchasing your first house, it’s even more exciting when you get to move in. There is very little that can compare to the feeling of being in charge of your own surroundings, that you can adjust them...
Dealing with a flood is not something that anyone wants to have to do. But, with the increasingly volatile weather systems and storms in the last few years, it’s increasingly likely that this is an issue you may face....
Have you ever thought about adding an enclosed pool, greenhouse, or sunroom to your house? Perhaps you’ve finally made the decision because you might want to sell in a couple of years or because you’re expanding your family and...