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Spring Thaw: 3 Tips for Checking Your Plumbing When the Weather Starts to Change

Your home’s plumbing system undergoes changes with the seasons. You probably know your pipes freeze during winter. Once you’re certain below-zero temperatures won’t be coming around for time, do some checking and maintenance. You should check for leaky pipes, test the functionality of your sump pump and check the water heater as part of yourContinue Reading …

Water, Water Everywhere: Is Your Home Ready For Spring Showers?

Spring is finally here, and while that may mean the end of chilly climes for some, it doesn’t necessarily indicate that it’s all sunshine and blue skies from here on in. The weather is more unpredictable than ever, and when the spring arrives, you’re never too far from an unexpected shower. If you’re on aContinue Reading …

Commonly Overlooked Items That Could Affect the Resale Value of Your Home

No homeowner wants to live in a money pit, but there are certain issues that could arise with your home that could impact the resale value of it, which in turn affects your equity. Instead of allowing your home to lose value, it’s important you are fully aware of the commonly overlooked items that couldContinue Reading …

Embrace Life’s Messes with the Libman Wonder Mop

  Hard to believe spring is around the corner with all of the snow we have here. But it is and before you know it the sun will be shining and the birds will be outside singing. So I am starting to get my mind in Spring mode and have started my spring cleaning. ThereContinue Reading …

Cleaning Up Your Yard Before Spring Arrives

Spring is almost upon us, and that means pretty soon we won’t have to stay stuck inside our homes. Replacing days of sitting inside watching the snow fall are picnics at the park, or barbecues in your backyard. But before that can happen, you might need to clean up your yard. The Winter weather hasContinue Reading …

How To Make Your Backyard Sanctuary

What do you do when you have a minute to yourself? Parents don’t get enough alone time, but as it turns out, neither do kids. Whatever their age, children need alone time to recharge and develop new skills. As they get older, you should be able to sneak off to enjoy some important “me-time” everyContinue Reading …

What are the Newest Trends in Decorating?

Home décor is one of the fastest moving industries these days, as everyone wants to have the next big thing. Thanks to the internet, people are now showing off their properties more than ever and this naturally starts design trends. Join us as we take a look at the latest ones to rock our industry.Continue Reading …

How to Pass a Concrete Home to Your Children

If you have built your home using sustainable concrete, then you are already on your way to leaving a lasting and useful legacy for your family. According to TexCon Ready Mix, a concrete supplier in Texas, the cost to pour concrete is quite budget-friendly, especially when you consider all the benefits such as durability, decreasedContinue Reading …