Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Mow Your Lawn Every Week

Something to think about © Provided by Trusted Media Brands, Inc. Gardener mowing the lawn at backyard Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Mow Your Lawn Every Week We get it—there’s nothing as satisfying as looking out at a freshly mowed lawn on a summer’s day. Mowing your lawn means keeping those weeds and wildflowers tame around … Continue reading Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Mow Your Lawn Every Week

Thinking of Remodeling?

~ Here are a few points to consider. Some you may have thought of others you may not. Also the title is hilarious 🙂 ~ America, You’ve Lost Your Freaking Mind Over Remodeling (Image credit: Tana Teel/Stocksy) There's something to be said for appreciating the home you have. In a way, I feel lucky to … Continue reading Thinking of Remodeling?

Top 10 Most Expensive Mistakes You’re Making on Your Home

Top 10 Most Expensive Mistakes You’re Making on Your Home By Cary Teller Homes cost a lot of money to maintain. But are you spending extra money unnecessarily on upkeep? Here are 10 of the most expensive mistakes you could be making in your home. 1. Using Traditional Light bulbs If you still have incandescent … Continue reading Top 10 Most Expensive Mistakes You’re Making on Your Home

How to Water a Lawn, and When: Odds Are, You’re Doing It All Wrong

~ are you a lover of grass? read below to get the most out of your lawn! ~ How to Water a Lawn, and When: Odds Are, You're Doing It All Wrong Aspheric/iStock Wondering how to water a lawn? Sadly, it's not quite as simple as just turning on the sprinklers and walking away. The … Continue reading How to Water a Lawn, and When: Odds Are, You’re Doing It All Wrong

Staying and Improving Homes appears to be the trend

HomeAdvisor Releases New True Cost Report Highlighting Home Improvement Trends Findings Show Homeowners Are Choosing to Improve Their Homes Rather Than Move GOLDEN, Colo., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HomeAdvisor released its True Cost Report focused on generational trends in home improvement, the negligible impact of rising interest rates on homeowner decision making, and the … Continue reading Staying and Improving Homes appears to be the trend

You’re not the only one putting off your DIY projects

~ sigh of relief, or is that just me? ~ You’re not the only one putting off your DIY projects The average American home has nine DIY jobs that desperately need attention, according to new research. Do you have a home improvement project that you’re putting off? Maybe you’ve been meaning to repaint the bedroom, … Continue reading You’re not the only one putting off your DIY projects

Ikea FTW again – kids bedroom edition

The Genius Way You Can Use Ikea Spice Racks in Your Kids' Bedroom I love a good Ikea hack (I mean, have you seen this amazing play kitchen?!). The store's products are already pretty fun and functional to begin with (unless you have to build something substantial with your significant other), but you can really … Continue reading Ikea FTW again – kids bedroom edition

14 Ways to Add Space to Your Home That Won’t Break the Bank

14 Ways to Add Space to Your Home That Won’t Break the Bank Take a look at the above ideas and let me know if you utilize any of them!

Ranking Home Renovation Resale Values

~great info if you are planning on making some upgrades to your home with either your upcoming tax return or taking advantage of the low interest rates on home loans~ Ranking Home Renovation Resale Values A recent report by the National Association of Home Builders revealed that high home prices limited housing availability are leading … Continue reading Ranking Home Renovation Resale Values

Best Financial Investments for Your Home

Best Financial Investments for Your Home Over the last couple of years, rehabbing TV shows have become increasingly popular. In these shows, people fix or introduce new features to their homes while adding substantial market value to the house in the process. If you own a home, you can make many of these types of … Continue reading Best Financial Investments for Your Home