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5 Tips to Help Declutter Before the Big Move

Accumulating stuff is often a part of life. Extra cookware. Board games. Those toys the kids used to absolutely love. All the things. Whether you’re buying or renting a new place, moving abroad, or across…


Moving 101: 5 Things You Don’t Want to Know About Your House When It’s for Sale

Objectivity. Synonyms for the word include: Neutrality. Detachment. Indifference. And if you’re human, these are all things that you might genuinely be lacking when your house is on the market. In the end, any potential…


Patio Decorating on a Budget

Summer’s in the air, and the joy of outdoor relaxing and entertaining is kicking into full gear, especially in a (nearly) post-COVID world. Wondering about some great ways to take advantage of your backyard space?…


Feeling Good in the Neighborhood: Easy Ways to Meet Your Neighbors

“A good neighbor increases the value of your property.” ~ Czech Proverb It all sounds great in theory … Sure, I’m game. I’d love to break out of my comfort zone and meet some neighbors….


Pre-Move Organizing: Prepping Your Kitchen to Move

Because oftentimes it’s the heart of the home, kitchens can be one of the most challenging spots to prepare for a move. And yet by following a few simple steps and planning ahead, you can…


Getting Away Soon? Vacation Checklist for Your Home

As local, national, and international restrictions stemming from the pandemic begin to lift and travel opens up again, it might seem like a good time to think about getting away. Here’s a handy checklist to…


Homeowner 101: Home Improvement Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Who doesn’t want to save time, money, and free up some space in your brain for things that really matter? We found a tremendous list of home improvement hacks that are amazingly simple to execute,…


First Impressions: The Best of Spring Porch DIY Ideas

In the mood for something new at your front door? Ready to spruce up your DIY game? For both your guests and your own household, the front door will be the first thing you see,…


Home Selling 101: What to do before closing?

Selling your home can be an exciting time as you dream about possibilities for your future home or even envision adding some cash to your bank account. Having more insights and information about what happens…


Bringing the Outdoors Home

For much of the U.S., spring is in the air — which likely means more outdoor time after surviving the winter, or more moderate temps if you’re headed into a sweltering summer. If you’re looking…