Category: Home Maintenance

July 20, 2021

5 Energy-Efficient Products for Energy-Efficient Homes

Having an energy-efficient home is important for so many reasons. You can dramatically reduce your energy bills by heating and cooling your home and lowering energy use. Plus, you can reduce your environmental footprint by being more conscious about what you’re using. The problem is, it’s not always easy to know how best to do […]

April 5, 2021

Your Ultimate Post-Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring is here! The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and homeowners everywhere are rolling up their sleeves to do some routine post-winter work. Whether you’re a seasoned homeowner with years of spring maintenance under your belt, or a brand-new homeowner, the list of tasks can seem daunting. Here’s your ultimate checklist to make […]

December 2, 2020

6 Tips to Lower Your Energy Bills this Winter

Temperatures are dropping, which means it’s time to bust out the fuzzy socks, cozy blankets, and cups of hot cocoa. Unfortunately, it can also mean your heating bill is about to go through the roof. Luckily, you can take action now to increase your home efficiency during the colder months to keep your bills manageable. […]

November 11, 2020

Choosing the Right Home Insurance Policy

Securing the homeowner’s insurance is a significant item in your home-buying checklist. Your purchase might be contingent on purchasing a home insurance policy, depending on whether you have a mortgage provider. But once you start looking into it, there are a ton of options to choose from. It can be a challenge to wade through […]

February 20, 2020

Weather Any Storm in Your New Home by Taking These Precautions

For every perfect 70-degree day, there are dozens of ones filled with brutal wind chills, torrential downpours, severe thunderstorms, and high winds. And your new home is going to have to brave them all. But don’t worry – by taking just a few precautions (and channeling your inner handiness), you can protect your home against […]

August 5, 2019

How to Keep Your Carpets Looking Like New When Life Happens

Sure, your brand-new carpets look fantastic when you move into your new home! But, how do you keep them that way when you really live in your new home. Even if your carpet looks clean from across the room, think about everything that might eventually be lurking underneath. The mud your kids tracked in from […]

May 28, 2019

Simple Monthly and Yearly Maintenance Schedule for New Homeowners

If you’ve just moved into a new home, it’s hard to imagine anything but that shiny, perfect interior and exterior. However, as a homeowner, you’re going to be putting a lot of time and energy into maintaining that home. When you start considering everything that needs to be updated, cleaned, and repaired over time, it […]