home buying

Top 3 Tips for First-Time Landlords

If you’re getting into the rental property industry, you might be feeling equal parts nervous and excited. On the one hand, you have the opportunity to earn a passive income that can help you pay off an existing mortgage, purchase a new investment property, or simply increase your quality of …

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8 Ways to increase storage in your home

Property costs are on the rise, so people are looking at how to make their homes more livable.  Although adding an extension onto your home would be the most literal fix- most people want to find a way to make the space they have work. Here are some ways to …

home interior

Getting Your House Ready to Sell: A Guide

Are you thinking of selling your home? Maybe you’ve already started the paperwork but want to prepare yourself further? Getting your house prepared for sale can be daunting and stressful. With so many things to think about, it can be easy to forget everything that you need to change. In …

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How to Choose the Perfect Air Filter

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment do a lot to maintain indoor temperature, particularly for your home. However, it’s easy to overlook small issues in your HVAC systems, especially if they are still functioning correctly. All may seem well until the time your air conditioner or heat furnace starts …

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Custom Shower Base: How To Make a Shower Pan

The prefabricated shower pans have nothing special about them, yet they cost a ton. This is the reason why several homeowners are walking the DIY route for making their very own custom shower base. One should undertake this type of project only if they have prior experience of tackling DIY …

Tips on designing a gaming room

You can easily create a great gaming space for the whole family – plus your friends – if you have a room going spare in your house. Nowadays, both electronic computer and tablet-based games and old-fashioned physical ones are popular, so choose a mix of both. You should install comfortable …

8 simple tips to keep your kitchen germ free

According to a Lysol Cross-Contamination Study done in 2012, even the preparation of a single meal can contaminate 90 percent of the kitchen surfaces used for cooking. And this high degree of contamination is fueled by invisible germs, as opposed to detectable dirt. So, without further ado, let us check …