Homeowners

PET-PROOFING Your Home for Fido and Tiger – How Does YOUR HOME Measure Up? Part 5

From the kitchen to the great outdoors, and everywhere in between, your home has some expected and unexpected hazards that Fido and Tiger may encounter. If you’re one of the 85 million households in the United States cohabitating with a 4-legged Furry Friend, you may not be surprised to know that pet-parent’s spending is near […]
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PET-PROOFING Your Home for Fido and Tiger – How Does YOUR HOME Measure Up? Part 4

If you’re one of the 85 million households in the United States cohabiting with a 4-legged Furry Friend, you may not be surprised to know that pet-parent’s spending is near $70 billion for 2017. We all work very hard to keep our Furry Friends Happy and Healthy! From the kitchen to the great outdoors, and […]
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PET-PROOFING Your Home for Fido and Tiger – How Does YOUR HOME Measure Up? Part 3

For ALL those fellow pet-lovers out there, we know that we all work very hard to keep our 4-Legged Furry Friends Happy and Healthy! Welcome back as we continue our series on pet-proofing your home… Hazards in the Bedroom and Living Room While they may smell good, many liquid potpourri products contain ingredients that can […]
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PET-PROOFING Your Home for Fido and Tiger – How Does YOUR HOME Measure Up? Part 2

Welcome back as we continue our series on keeping our 4-Legged Furry Friends Happy and Healthy! Basic pet-proofing measures are just SIMPLY GOOD OLD COMMON SENSE, like keeping small objects and items that can easily be eaten or swallowed out of their way. As for other dangers, just look around from your pet’s point of […]
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PET-PROOFING Your Home for Fido and Tiger – How Does YOUR HOME Measure Up? Part1

If you’re one of the 107 million households in the United States who shares a home with Fido or Tiger, you may not be surprised to know that pet-parent’s spending in 2018 is estimated to exceed 72 billion dollars. We all work very hard to keep your furry friends happy and healthy! Anyone who owns […]
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Own a Home? THINK TWICE BEFORE Doing Any of These! – PART 2 OF 2

Welcome Back to Part 2 of our BLOG series highlighting some common “not so good ideas” homeowners often make. Plant a Tree Close to Your House That young sapling just a few feet from your front door looks so nice, until it grows up! Tree roots from mature trees can weaken a home’s foundation and […]
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Own a Home? THINK TWICE BEFORE Doing Any of These! – PART 1 OF 2

What might seem like a good idea at the time, often isn’t. Here are some common mistakes homeowners often make: Wash Your Windows on a Sunny Day Doesn’t a warm, sunny day seem like the perfect time to wash windows? It’s the worst time to do it as the sun will dry the windows way […]
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TOP 10 Home Maintenance MYTHS Costing You Money and Time!! PART 2 of 2

No one wants to see their hard-earned money go down the drain OR waste valuable time with home repairs. Check out the 2nd half of our TOP 10 Home Maintenance Myths to see how you can SAVE MONEY AND TIME! Myth #6: We Don’t Need a Stinkin’ Permit!Fact: UUMM … Yes, You Do! Let’s say […]
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TOP 10 Home Maintenance MYTHS Costing You Money and Time!! PART 1 of 2

Don’t want to sink your housing budget OR waste your valuable time? Check out our TOP 10 Home Maintenance MYTHS. Myth #1: Stone Countertops are IndestructibleFact: Even rock can be damaged! Marble, quartz, travertine, soapstone, limestone and granite can ALL be stained. Regular household cleaners can dull their surfaces over time. Marble is unbelievably fragile. […]
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10 Things Crafty Home Burglars Don’t Want YOU to Know!

In today’s world, staying secure ON-LINE is as important as staying secure ON-LAND. My last 2 BLOG posts, Before Saving Your Credit Card Information Online…THINK TWICE!! and Wire Fraud in a Real Estate Transaction–Key Prevention Practices outlined ways to help prevent becoming a victim on-line. Reportedly, a home invasion occurs about every 20 seconds in […]
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