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To Paint or Not to Paint

Painting the outside of your home traditionally takes more time and expense than a comparable area on the inside. You have to deal with ladders, more paint and, of course, the weather. So when preparing your house for sale, you don’t want to do any exterior painting unless it is ...

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3 Most Important Rooms to Stage When Selling Your Home

          When your home is shown to potential buyers, every room is important. However, there are three rooms that buyers tend to pay most attention to: kitchens, bathrooms, and bedrooms. To make these rooms look their best, here are some staging tips: In the kitchen, make sure the stove, sink and countertops are ...

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Here’s a list of common household items that can cause a fire. How many of these are in your home?

                You never want to smell smoke in your home and realize there’s a fire. That’s why it is important to be diligent about fire safety. Experts recommend that homeowners be especially careful with the following common household items: Portable heaters. Never leave one in a room unattended. Make sure paper and ...

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Staging the Outside of Your Home

You’re probably familiar with the term “home staging”. It involves cleaning, de-cluttering, reorganizing, and decorating specifically in order to make your home more attractive to potential buyers. Furniture stores do something similar when they “stage” a bedroom suite in a showroom. Most sellers focus their staging efforts on the inside of ...

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