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How To Host The Perfect Housewarming Party

How To Host The Perfect Housewarming Party

After a move, planning a party is probably the last thing you want to do. But once you’ve finished unpacking, a housewarming party is a perfect way for you and your family to meet neighbors and make new friends. First and foremost -- Keep it simple! We’ve compiled a list of tips to help you and your guests enjoy the first of many great nights in your home.   Make Your Guests

Laundry Room Organization Hacks

Laundry Room Organization Hacks

Love it or hate it, but doing laundry is unavoidable. While there are many tips and tricks to make the weekly chore less tedious, we may be overlooking one of the things that influences our laundering life more than anything: the laundry room itself. A laundry room that’s organized runs smoothly and is pleasant to work in, both things that may entice us to quit avoiding the chore. Don&

Things To Do This Labor Day Weekend

Things To Do This Labor Day Weekend

With Labor Day weekend approaching fast, you may be wondering what you and your family can do to celebrate some extra time off. If you’re planning on spending the long weekend with your family, we’ve put together a few fun activities the entire family will be sure to love.    Take A Roadtrip The three-day weekend is the perfect time to drive somewhere new. Get the kids

Things To Consider For New Empty Nesters

Things To Consider For New Empty Nesters

It’s that time of year when many homeowners around the nation find themselves facing a new chapter in their lives, we like to call it the empty nest. Though various circumstances can lead to an empty nest including college and new careers, homeowners who suddenly find themselves in a big, empty home often are faced with making the same decision: Should we stay in this house as it is, re

Reasons To Hold Off On Renovating Your Home

Reasons To Hold Off On Renovating Your Home

Being able to make improvements and customize your space is one of the best parts of being a homeowner. With that being said, most new homeowners are eager to jump into projects before they even move into their new home. In many ways, this can be great to avoid the mess that comes along with improvements, but for some people living in your home before you renovate might be a good idea. Here are so

Back To School: 10 Healthy Tips

Back To School: 10 Healthy Tips

Can you believe it is almost time for your children to start school again?    After a crazy year of uncertainty, children are headed back into school which may make you feel a little uneasy. Getting your kids back-to-school ready involves more than shopping for school supplies and new clothes. Caring for their health will ensure they are physically and mentally prepared to go back to

Is It Time For New Windows?

Is It Time For New Windows?

When was the last time you thought about replacing your windows?  If it has been a while, now might be the right time. Well-designed windows play a variety of important roles from improving your home’s curb appeal to increasing the amount of natural light in your home and improving energy efficiency. If your windows are run-down and damaged, they will not only be a security issue, but t

Your Guide To Homeowners Association

Your Guide To Homeowners Association

When considering a home that will make you part of a Homeowners Association, it is important that you completely understand what you are signing up for. If you have specific questions, it is best to talk to your real estate agent, but for information about HOAs in general, use this blog post as your guide!   What is a Homeowners Association (HOA)?   A HOA is a structure that is p

The Details That Make The Difference When Staging Your Home

The Details That Make The Difference When Staging Your Home

The real estate market is hot right now. It’s a seller’s market in most of Ohio, making some home sellers complacent. The house is going to sell at a good price, right? Maybe so, but you can do some things to bring in even more profit.   Staging Think of a Hollywood set decorator arranging a scene to look just right in a movie. That’s the same concept applied to prepa

Five Pool Safety Tips For A Safe Summer

Five Pool Safety Tips For A Safe Summer

Summertime is here! And so are the fun activities that come with it- outdoor games, cook outs, gardening and of course cooling off in a pool. Swimming is a great way to relax on a summer day, but keeping your kids safe is the most important thing. Exercising proper pool safety is the best way to make sure everyone enjoys the day without injury. Below are some tips to keep you and all of your guest