Going green is not just a new trend; it is a way of life that benefits not only the environment, but also your health â and your pocketbook.
In almost every home, there are awkward spaces that are difficult to utilize.
Especially in older houses, there are rooms, closets and nooks that once had a purpose that is now outdated.
So before you try to cover it up or fill it with junk, take a look at the smart solutions below to see how you can revitalize those problematic spaces and turn them into something useful.
It's getting close to that time of year again â time to have a garage sale at your home!
Here are a few tips to help you have your most successful garage sale ever.
If you've been considering taking your home in a green direction, April is the perfect month to make an environmentally friendly update. Installing a solar energy system may be a very smart way to help the environment.
Have you ever walked into a home for sale and looked down to see stained carpet or scratched and worn flooring?
If so, you would probably agree that it doesn't leave a positive first impression.
If the thought of cleaning your home this spring doesn't bring a smile to your face, you're not alone.
To help you get going now, here is a short list of the 6 essential spring-cleaning chores.
Whether you have new neighbors next door or old friends moving across town, a housewarming gift is a great way to show you care.
The first sign of mold you notice may be a musty smell in your home.
After looking around, you spot what looks like mold -- don't panic!
You can remove unhealthy mold from your house without it costing a small fortune.
The point of staging is to highlight the house's strengths, downplay its weaknesses and make it more appealing. With the right decorating techniques, you can win buyers over the moment they step through the door.
With spring right around the corner, you might be thinking about sprucing up your home.
Moving in Miserable Weather: Here are a few tips to keep in mind when you are moving on a day with terrible weather.
Moving everything in your house to your new home can be an overwhelming task.
Whether you are energy conscious or just trying to save money, there are many steps you can take to lower your home bills while helping the environment at the same time.
A well-showcased home office can help your home sell faster, and for a higher price. Here are some tips to help your home office shine.
When preparing to sell a home, few things improve its curb appeal more than a fresh coat of exterior paint.
Make a good impression on home buyers this winter.
A few simple ways to help make your home more buyer-ready.
Inexpensive ways to spruce up bathrooms in a home for sale.
Tips to ease your pets' transition to a new home
For environmentally-conscious homeowners wanting to minimize their footprint and their energy bills, there are four areas upon which to focus.