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Important Fall Home Tasks to Leave to the Professionals

Important Fall Home Tasks to Leave to the Professionals

Have you been noticing that the breeze is turning a little cooler outside? Maybe you’re still running your central air conditioning unit to try to keep temperatures regulated. Either way, now is the time to start thinking about your furnace and other items around your home that could be affected by the cooler, upcoming weather….

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By Nick Vincent, October 12, 2017
4 Tips for Hosting an Incredible Birthday Party

4 Tips for Hosting an Incredible Birthday Party

Birthdays are a really special time of year, after all it’s the one day a year where everyone gathers around you to make you feel loved and appreciated. As we get older, we tend to take charge of hosting our own birthday gatherings in a bid to get our friends and family together. If you’re…

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By Nick Vincent, October 11, 2017
What You Need to Know Before You Buy That Dream Home

What You Need to Know Before You Buy That Dream Home

Buying a home is a little like buying a car. When you buy a car, especially a used vehicle, you thoroughly inspect it for all sorts of issues. You might order a history of the car to get a good picture of past repairs or damage. When buying a home, you have to be just…

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By Nick Vincent, August 26, 2017
How to Protect Your Home’s HVAC System While You’re on Vacation

How to Protect Your Home’s HVAC System While You’re on Vacation

Extended vacations are wonderful. You get to relax and enjoy yourself for a while. Back at your home, your electronics keep functioning, though. That’s especially true of your HVAC system. You need to prep it for your extended absence. Here’s how to protect your home’s HVAC system while you’re on vacation. Set Your Thermostat Image…

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By Nick Vincent, July 30, 2017
4 Tips to Keep Mold From Gaining a Foothold in the Home

4 Tips to Keep Mold From Gaining a Foothold in the Home

That musty smell in your home is a bad sign. It hints that you have mold, a fungus that could cause health issues for you and your family. You need to get rid of mold immediately. Here are four tips to keep mold from gaining a foothold in your home. Look for Excess Moisture Image…

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By Nick Vincent, July 18, 2017
Home Modifications for Safe Senior Living

Home Modifications for Safe Senior Living

According to the US Bureau of the Census, only 5 percent of seniors over the age of 65 occupy nursing or assisted-living homes. This statistic shows that a majority of elderly adults are living at home either alone or with their families. With the growing senior population, it is becoming more important to focus on…

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By Nick Vincent, July 11, 2017
4 Reasons Buying an Older House is a Bigger Investment Than You Think

4 Reasons Buying an Older House is a Bigger Investment Than You Think

Many homebuyers like older homes because they offer charm and character details that newer homes lack. But older homes also come with more maintenance and upkeep, and even potential health risks. Buyers need to be aware of these things before they make a purchase.  Higher Maintenance Costs Image via Flickr by rjray08 Structural problems and…

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By Nick Vincent, July 10, 2017
4 Tips to Lower Your HVAC Bills Year Round

4 Tips to Lower Your HVAC Bills Year Round

During the highs of summer and lows of winter, many homeowners put their HVAC systems through some serious strain. However, you can find several ways to lower your energy bills even during these peak seasons. From simple appliance upgrades to DIY home maintenance and professional repairs and replacements, homeowners can apply the following four tips…

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By Nick Vincent, July 4, 2017
5 ways to give your home a new lease of life

5 ways to give your home a new lease of life

I don’t know about you, but as soon as the weather begins warming up, I plan my summer redecorating. In the winter, all I’m interested in is watching Netflix and snuggling under my covers, but as soon as I know summer is around the corner, I’m ready to give my home an overhaul. Here are…

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By Nick Vincent, June 23, 2017
7 Essential Life Hacks to Make Your Home Safer

7 Essential Life Hacks to Make Your Home Safer

I know that home safety isn’t the most exciting topic out there. After all, nobody watches the Kardashians to see what decadent home safety adventures they’re up to, Will Ferrell isn’t working on a zany home safety-based inspired comedy, and when you’re out in a club or at a dinner party, trying to impress your…

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By Nick Vincent, June 15, 2017