House Cleaning Secrets Use homemade cleaning products to help save you money



Moving in or out of a home can be a costly move, perhaps walls need knocking down or wood flooring needs to be replaced. Because of this, we understand that every penny counts when you’re in the real estate game, and whenever you get the opportunity to save a dollar or two (without sacrificing the […]

Trump’s new China tariffs make home remodeling more expensive



Home remodeling projects could become much costlier following U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to slap more tariffs on Chinese imports. The problem is that the extra costs are likely to be passed onto clients, CNBC reported. Products including counter tops, laminates and lighting are often manufactured in China, and about 450 in total, worth around […]

Should You Replace the Carpet Before Selling?



If your carpet is looking or feeling like it is old and tired it may have you itching to rip it all out and replace it. There is a possibility that all your carpet really needs is a good professional deep cleaning. To find out if your carpet can be saved with professional carpet cleaning read […]

Does A Roof Replacement Affect Your Home’s Value?



No matter what market you’re in, a house that needs a new roof is probably going to be a tough house to sell. Unless you’re interested in a prolonged, headache-filled process where your home sits on the market for months, it’s probably better to just replace the roof ahead of the sale.

How Should You Install Solar Panels on Your Roof?



Homeowners in Idaho should consult a professional before planning to install their roof-mounted solar panels if they want to maximize the efficiency of harnessing power from sunlight. There are different solar energy companies in Boise and other cities but ask around from service providers with licensed technicians. You could narrow your list up to three […]

Low-cost Tricks to Improve Your Landscape’s Value



Contrary to popular belief, kitchens and bathrooms are not the best investment when it comes to home renovations; at best, you’ll only recoup about 60 percent of your costs, especially if you put in high-end upgrades. If you are looking for the best place around your home — the place that will help you earn […]

Survey: 20% of homeowners don’t have funds for emergency maintenance



A worrying number of homeowners are desperately short of cash, and just one major problem, such as leaky pipe, could see them end up in dire financial straits. According to a survey of 1,400 homeowners by HomeServe USA, around 20 percent say they have no money put aside for emergency home repairs, CNBC reported. That’s […]

Zillow reveals which renovations deliver the most bang for your buck



Home shopping season is quickly approaching, which means home sellers are busy cleaning, painting, decluttering, landscaping and deciding which other projects might reap the greatest reward given limited time and money. Their best bet – once the curb appeal projects are done, tackle the bathrooms. The typical seller has 13 years’ worth of wear and […]

5 Low Cost Home Improvements to Make Before Selling a House



Make These Cheap Improvements Before Selling Your Home Are you thinking about selling your home? Do you want to learn about some low cost improvements to make before putting your home on the market? If you are contemplating selling your house, it could be a good idea to take a look at your home in […]

Questions to Answer to Search for Window Replacement Options



Replacement windows are one of the significant investments homeowners make. They are responsible for giving some value and aesthetic appeal to the property. According to the recent studies, owners who replace windows are rest assured to see up to 80% rise in the market value.  Here, the important thing to remember is that window replacement […]