5 Essential Kitchen Remodel Features to Increase Property Value



Upgrading your kitchen can give an instant boost to your property’s value. According to Forbes, an updated kitchen ranks high on the list of the most sought-after home features that buyers want in 2020. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, kitchens have once more become the indisputable heart of the home. Statistics show that […]

5 Property Upgrades to Target the Eco-Conscious Buyer Market



The housing market is becoming greener than ever. Amidst a robust market performance, driven by historically low interest rates, buyers are increasingly setting sustainability standards for their new homes.  Statistics show that Millennials are now the biggest buyer group on the market. Especially for this generation, the immediacy of the climate crisis is a personal […]

Study finds that home renovation can be good for your mental health



With most people spending more time at home due to the pandemic, renovations have suddenly become much more popular. Now, renovators are claiming that the task not only relieves the boredom, but has been good for their mental health too, according to a study of more than 1,000 homeowners and renters about their home DIY […]

How Seasonal Changes Affect Your Plumbing



Every October, you’ll find homeowners in areas that experience cold winters making the rounds of their homes, detaching hoses, and shutting off valves that allow water to flow to outside faucets. They check insulation for pipes that run through garages or along the inside of exterior walls. When the forecast includes extreme cold, as in […]

Tips for Working from Home as a Real Estate Agent



There’s no question that the coronavirus has made work difficult for many and it certainly affected real estate agents. While every state is responding to COVID-19 differently, many real estate agents are still working from home and required to have a minimal number of people present during showings. While being out of the office and […]

This year’s top outdoor living trends revealed



Homeowners are placing more emphasis on their backyard appeal this summer, according to a study of Google Trends data by home décor retailer Living Spaces. The data shows that homeowners have made increasingly frequent searches online for how to enhance their outdoor living spaces at a time when many people are forced to spend more […]

Why is it important to have air filters in your home?



Filters remove small particles from the air before it is distributed throughout your home. Depending on the type of filter that you have, more microscopic materials will be filtered out than when using other types of filters.  Your initial reaction might be to reach for the filters that block out the most microscopic particles. After […]

Tips to improve indoor air quality



With many Americans being forced to spend most of their time indoors due to the coronavirus outbreak, the issue of indoor air quality has risen to the fore. Luckily, the experts at Curbed.com have a few tips on how homeowners can improve the quality of the air in their homes. One tip is to always […]

Smart Exterior Upgrades That’ll Increase the Value of Your Home



Curb appeal is one of the most important factors in selling a home today. It influences home buyers immediately. Based on the look and condition of a home’s exterior, it can either attract or repel upon first sight. Great curb appeal helps sell a home faster and for more money because of the positive effect […]

Tips for Spring Cleaning



These are strange times with the coronavirus but spring cleaning is an annual American tradition. Besides cleaning the windows to let the spring sunshine in, think about cleaning out unused furniture, appliances, and old clothing to make more space in your home. Another Person’s Treasure As people say, one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. […]