Archive for the ‘Around the home’ category

June 12, 2018

Before & After bathroom remodels

Before & After bathroom remodels

Bathrooms can sell houses and it is possible to do updates without taking out a big loan.  Sometimes all it really takes is paint!  Take a look at the slideshow below and click through using the small white arrows.   You will get inspiration from the following before and after scenarios: What a difference white […]

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June 11, 2018

3 cautions on home upgrades

3 cautions on home upgrades

Remodeling and updating your home can cost big bucks (and be a mess.)  Make sure you are spending your money wisely to make the most of your investment if selling your home & recouping some costs are in your near future.   Don’t over-improve. It is typically not the best plan to own the biggest, […]

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May 14, 2018

8 ways to spruce up the house for less than $100

8 ways to spruce up the house for less than $100

8 ways to spruce up the house for less than $100.   Fixing up your house does not have to be comprised of expensive, messy major projects.  Sometimes all it takes is a little time and effort.  Here are 8 ideas to improve the look of your home for less than $100 — or no cost […]

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May 3, 2018

Spring is a great time to plant trees in the yard to increase value, but stay away from certain varieties.

Spring is a great time to plant trees in the yard to increase value, but stay away from certain varieties.

Trees are beautiful and can add value to your property in most cases if well placed and maintained. They can also save you money on heating and cooling expenses, enhance your landscaping and provide privacy. There are several trees you may want to stay away from, though!   Below are HouseLogic’s picks for trees to […]

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April 24, 2018

Besides cleaning, paint is one of the least expensive ways to improve your home’s look when selling.

Besides cleaning, paint is one of the least expensive ways to improve your home’s look when selling.

Besides cleaning the house from top to bottom, PAINT is probably the least expensive way to improve the look of your home when you are selling.  Paint makes the rooms look fresh, updated, clean and well taken care of. Neutral or color? Stay neutral.  While painting is inexpensive, it takes some time and effort.  Why put […]

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