Why Yes, it is All About the Curb Appeal!

Curb appeal is all about first impressions.  First impressions can be nearly impossible to reverse or undo. And all it really takes is a glance of about 3 seconds for someone to form a first impression of your home or business based on the outward appearance. So make a great first impression with these curb tips: Boost Your Curb Appeal Lawn: The simplest way to boost curb appeal is to have a well manicured lawn. Healthy looking, weed free trimmed grass, clean lines around walkways and ... Read more

Why Do You DIY?

Are you part of the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) movement? The DIY movement is growing every year, with no signs of slowing down. We find that there are just about as many reasons to DIY as there are DIYers! What is your motivation to DIY? To save money The freedom to add your own special touch or style To learn and develop new skills Feeling of satisfaction in completing a project on your own True enjoyment of the process To keep your mind and body ... Read more

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Is it here? Has warm, spring weather finally arrived? Only time will tell. However, the time to think about spring home maintenance and improvements has definitely arrived! As you are tackling your spring cleaning and decluttering lists, don't forget now is a great time to perform a little home maintenance. We have put together a few spring home maintenance tips to help you get started. Check all concrete and asphalt driveways, pathways, and patios for cracks. The repeated freezing and thawing of ... Read more

4 Energy Efficient Strategies for New Homes or Remodels

Simple design features can make a big difference in the comfort and energy efficiency of your home. Some energy efficient strategies require an increased upfront cost, but you should have a quick return on investment by decreasing utility bills. Energy Efficient Strategies Home Placement - Did you know the position and placement of your house in relation to the sun, wind and other surroundings can make a huge difference in your heating and cooling costs? A simple directional or design tweak can make the ... Read more