Organizing a home can be challenging, how do you keep track of who your service providers are, where are your property documents like mortgage or closing documents, how are you tracking everything you own or keeping up with home maintenance and home remodeling projects. There are so many details to track about your Read more
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Understanding the details of your home can help you understand your overall financial budgets. Understanding the value of your home, the value of the contents in your home, your monthly expenses, your home’s maintenance costs, and your home improvement projects spend will help you better understand the true costs to help manage your home. This infographic shows you more details about home finances and how you can properly view them.
Sometimes your budget doesn’t allow for a full kitchen remodel, but you can get a new and fresh look to your kitchen by putting in some new flooring. The key is deciding the balance of how much to invest in new flooring versus saving for a longer period of time Read more
Women tend to really appreciate a master bathroom with all the amenities. Added amenities are a major reason why this is a popular home remodeling project. The goal for many with a master bathroom remodel is to have both a shower and a separate bathtub, to have two vanities for him and her, more storage space, better lighting, and if space allows, a separate Read more
If you live in warm weather climate, putting an in ground swimming pool can create a lot of fun, exercise and entertainment value for the family. A pool also comes with a lot of maintenance requirements and a number of safety precautions, so make sure you take all those things into account. There are a lot of decisions to make when planning for a pool. The primary aspects are the location in the backyard, the general shape, and the depth of the pool. In addition, usually a concrete or tile deck is planned around the pool so often times people combine a swimming pool with an outdoor patio area depending on the overall budget. Read more
Bikini season is upon us, what better reason to start talking about converting a room or space into a weight room. A weight room can cost between $1,000 or upwards of $10,000 depending the equipment you choose to add to the room or space.
Finding time to get to the local gym for a workout is hard for many people. And some people prefer to exercise alone versus in a crowded gym. As a result, people are investing in more exercise equipment for the home and are turning a spare bedroom or even the basement or garage into an exercise room. Exercise equipment like treadmills, bicycles, and lifecycle machines Read more
Painting the outside of the house is a relatively easy way to freshen up the exterior of the home. Either the sun and elements over time has caused the existing paint to deteriorate and it needs a new coat of paint, or you just may want to change the look of the home by changing a color. When deciding on a color, you might want also to consider a second color as an accent for trim areas around the home. Read more