Colorful Design Ideas for Refreshing Your Home this Season
Is that 'Junk' in Your Attic or Basement Worth a Fortune?
(StatePoint) If you are looking to elegantly redesign the spaces in your home, consider taking your cues from the latest trends in the luxury market. Neutral color palettes and soft, soothing shades, such as gray, taupe and cream are on the rise among today’s luxury homes and adding touches of color will help personalize these spaces.
Are You Prepared for Hurricane Season and Other Storm Emergencies?
(StatePoint) From baseball cards and sports equipment to postcards and toys, is that “junk” in your attic or basement dusty treasure or just dusty? We’ve all heard of families getting rich from the sale of rare memorabilia. So how can you tell if your stuff is valuable and how can you sell it, if it is?
Simple Steps for Smart Storage and Easy Moves
(StatePoint) Hurricane season is in full swing, running from June through November. Unfortunately, no one can stop a tropical storm or hurricane from happening and both types of weather events are increasingly impacting larger portions of the U.S. However, there are steps you can take that will help you weather a storm and better ensure the safety of your family.
6 Money Tips for Buying a Home
(StatePoint) Did you know 66 percent of Americans have difficulty finding things in household storage? And more than half are frustrated by the task.
Inspiration and Ideas for Summer Gardening and Home Improvement
(StatePoint) When searching for a new home, you may come across some conflicting information, especially about home financing or mortgage loans. Consider these six money tips to help you navigate the process.
The Fine Art of the 'Do-It-Together' Move
(StatePoint) With longer days and shorter nights come warm weather opportunities to make home and garden improvements. Become inspired to start working on projects, both indoors and out, with these new seasonal books.
5 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Summer
(StatePoint) The average American has moved five times in their life so far, moving an average of 26 boxes each time, according to a recent survey conducted by Duck brand. Talk about moving mayhem!
From Patio Furniture to Tools: DIY Rust Repair Made Simple
(StatePoint) Summertime means backyard barbecues, home decorating updates and more. Want to make all of this happen affordably?
What You Need to Know Before Firing up the Grill
(StatePoint) Let’s face it; rust is unavoidable. It’s unsightly and if left unchecked, it can lead to costly damage to homes and automobiles. From lawn mowers and shovels to fences and furniture, if it’s metal and exposed to moisture, it is vulnerable to rust.
Transform Your Home into an Entertaining Haven this Summer
(StatePoint) Summer is officially here and with seven in 10 U.S. adults owning a grill or smoker, according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association, for many, that means it’s time to cook up mouth-watering dishes and invite friends and family over for a barbeque.
4 Tips to Help You Rent Out Your Space Like A Pro
(StatePoint) In warm weather, everything is better done outdoors -- from eating meals to entertaining guests.
Vinyl Siding Cleaning and Maintenance Tips
(StatePoint) From city apartments to beach houses, vacation home rental sites like Airbnb, VRBO and others have become popular among homeowners and travelers alike. Renting your entire house or even just one room, especially if there’s a big event coming to your town, can be a wonderful way to earn extra income, but it can also expose you to unexpected and potentially costly risks. Before you start seeing dollar signs, learn how to rent your home like a pro.
(StatePoint) The type of siding you have on your home can affect how you spend your weekends, as some options require more maintenance and upkeep than others.