Our Favorite Chores to Do While Multitasking

Let’s be honest, many household chores are boring—mind-numbing, boring. There simply are not many ways to make folding laundry exciting. However, with a little multitasking, it may be possible to make the mundane less mundane and maybe even entertaining. The Oxford dictionary defines multitasking as doing more than one task at the same time. We’ve… Read more »

What You Can Do Instead of Cleaning This Summer

Summer is here! Officially, the summer season runs from June 20-21 through September 20-21 and it’s one of the best times of the year to get outside for activities, travel, and relax. While certain household chores can’t be ignored, like laundry and washing dishes, maybe some of these tasks can be delayed. It’s summer and… Read more »

4 Tips for Budgeting for Home Maintenance Services

Homeownership has many benefits and can bring a lot of joy. It’s relaxing to sit on the front porch and enjoy a quiet neighborhood evening or to cookout on the deck and share a meal with friends and family. However, with ownership comes responsibility and a list of ongoing home maintenance tasks that can’t be… Read more »

Three Signs Your Home Needs Professional Window Cleaning

All homes need regular window cleaning. Clean windows can increase curb appeal, let in more light, and help with energy efficiency. Professional window cleaning is also an important element for preventative maintenance. Having windows cleaned at least once, preferably twice, a year can help prevent damage and may alert you to any issues before they… Read more »

Four Tips for Successful Spring Cleaning

This year the spring season begins on March 20 and runs through June 21. While it’s not uncommon to have cold temperatures and even snow during the early days of spring, it’s still that time of year we associate with hope, brighter days, and renewal. As a season of renewal, it’s the perfect time to… Read more »

Three Reasons to Love Being a Homeowner

Nearly 6.5 million homes were sold in the United States during 2021. The last time that number passed six million was 2006. It’s no secret, people want to own their own home. And why not? There are many benefits to being a homeowner and we’re going to take a look at three of them. Building… Read more »

Four Ways to Upgrade Your Home Maintenance in the New Year

Do you make a New Year’s resolution? Nearly 75-percent of all Americans make at least one every January. The top resolutions typically are losing weight/getting more active and saving more money. But what if you made a different kind of resolution this year? Have you ever considered making a New Year’s resolution for your home… Read more »

Five Gift Ideas for the Homeowners in Your Life

It’s so much fun to surprise someone with a great gift, something you picked especially for them, but it also can be stressful when you’re not sure what to get. Whether you’re welcoming a new neighbor or celebrating a new home purchase for a close friend or family member, we have five great gift ideas… Read more »

Four House Tasks to Hire Out this Holiday Season

The holiday season is coming! For many, the holiday season kicks off in early to mid-November as prep for Thanksgiving and December celebrations like Christmas, Hanukkah, Las Posadas, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s Eve draw nearer. Before the holiday season begins, you’ll want to get your house prepped before family and friends arrive. Whatever… Read more »

Five Tips to Avoid Looking Like the Haunted House On the Block

It’s officially haunted house season! Summer has melted into fall, the weather is cooling, and the days are inching closer and closer to Halloween. However, while it’s fun to visit spooky attractions, you definitely don’t want your home becoming the neighborhood’s haunted house. We’ve got five tips that can help keep your home from looking… Read more »