Have a Safe and Happy Halloween

Advertisements

This isn’t your momma’s kitchen

From Yahoo Makers Buh-Bye, All-White Kitchens! This Dark, Badass Design Trend Is on the Rise Kelly Phillips Badal Editor ‎October‎ ‎27‎, ‎2015 Kitchens are going over to the dark side. Even though mega-paint company Benjamin Moore just announced that its 2016 color is “Simply White” (The Huffington Post scoffed at this, stating that the company has … Continue reading This isn’t your momma’s kitchen

5 Hacks for Creating Antique-Looking Furniture With Cheap Household Items

From Yahoo Makers 5 Hacks for Creating Antique- Looking Furniture With Cheap  Household Items Alexandra Panzer ‎October‎ ‎26‎, ‎2015 It’s popular to have the newest iPhone, but when it comes to your furniture, old is in. No heavy chemicals or special skills necessary — you likely have everything you need to get in on the … Continue reading 5 Hacks for Creating Antique-Looking Furniture With Cheap Household Items

Smoke Alarm Safety Tips

The Impact of TRID on Appraisers

The Impact of TRID on Appraisers Photo credit: Ron Frazier   Appraisers shouldn’t fear the new rules The new TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule for mortgage loan applications is here, and while there’s been many stories about how TRID will affect lenders and borrowers, there’s not much information on how appraisers would be affected. With … Continue reading The Impact of TRID on Appraisers

U.S. existing home sales rise more than expected, inventory tighter

From MSN Money U.S. home resales rose more than expected in September to the second highest monthly sales pace since February 2007, suggesting the housing market continues to show strength compared to the rest of the economy. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday existing home sales increased 4.7 percent to an annual rate … Continue reading U.S. existing home sales rise more than expected, inventory tighter

Avoid First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes with This Checklist

From Houselogic After you've figured out how much house you can afford, start visiting open houses and researching neighborhoods to help narrow down your options. Image: Liz Foreman for HouseLogic A real yard. Closets bigger than your average microwave. The freedom to decorate however you darn well please! Making the switch from renting to owning … Continue reading Avoid First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes with This Checklist

Check out these tips for a Terrifying Haunted House Display

World-Famous Haunted House Experts’ 15 Tips for a Perfectly Terrifying Halloween Yard Display From Yahoo Makers 10/19/15 Halloween is fast approaching, which means that it’s time to start showing up your neighbors with your intricate and superscary Halloween yard display. Because nothing says civic pride better than scaring the bejesus out of passers-by. Of course, there … Continue reading Check out these tips for a Terrifying Haunted House Display

Amazing Haunted House

From Buzzfeed.com 10/19/15 This amazing haunted house was put together by Los Angeles photographer and artist Christine McConnell. View this image › Instagram: @christinehmcconnell ID: 7135148 2. “I’m very enamored with the style of the 1940s, ’50s, and ’60s,” McConnell told BuzzFeed last year. “But I love the goofy sense of comedy that came out … Continue reading Amazing Haunted House

All 50 States and DC Ranked

Ranked: All 50 states and DC, from the weirdest to the most normal From Business Insider 10/6/15 The US is a huge, diverse country, and the characteristics of the states that make it up vary widely. We used 40 demographic, social, and economic indicators that cover several aspects of American life, mostly from the US … Continue reading All 50 States and DC Ranked