Easy Ways To Deep Clean Your Home

Spring cleaning can be overwhelming, but here are a few ways to simplify the process and make your home sparkle. Use the DishwasherYou can save the elbow grease and use your dishwasher to clean metal vent covers, soap dishes, toys, and more. Soak ShowerheadsTo clear your dingy showerhead of soap scum or hard water stains,…

Declutter, Purge & Reorganize Your Stuff

Decluttering may not be your idea of fun, but if you can get past taking those first steps, it can be enjoyable and satisfying. Mentally fast-forward past the un-fun parts like making all those decisions about what you do and don’t want to keep. Imagine yourself at the next phase. Now that you’ve opened up…

Simple Home Updates

If you want to refresh your home decor but don’t have a lot to spend, the following affordable updates can make a significant difference. PaintAdding a fresh coat of paint is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to make a big impact. Choose colors that make you happy and reflect your style. LightingOutdated…

Upgrade Your Laundry Room

A luxurious laundry room may seem a bit extravagant, but consider these options if you’d like to transform a dreary, utilitarian room into an attractive, functional space. Add a SinkA sink is a handy addition to any laundry room. You’ll have a dedicated place to scrub stained clothing, wash paint brushes, rinse muddy shoes, and…

Choosing Exterior Paint for Your Home

Selecting a paint color for the exterior of your home can be challenging, but the following tips can help you make the right choice. Coordinate with existing stone, brick or wood accents. If your home has natural elements that will not be painted, choose a color that complements the undertones of those elements. Use an online…

1980s Decorating Trends Make a Comeback

When you think of 1980s fashion, acid-washed jeans and tracksuits probably come to mind. The decade also brought iconic music, movies and TV whose popularity has surged in recent years. Interior design trends have followed suit, making 1980s home decor hotter than ever. Get ready to embrace this quintessential retro style, which means that everything…

Selling a House – Every Detail Matters

To be honest, simply listing and selling a house isn’t that hard in the current market. Getting a house sold for max dollar, in less time, and with a smooth process all the way to close is where the experience can be differentiated. That is why hiring a top notch real estate advisor matters. High end…

Business Planning – Clients, Community, and Family

As I started working on my future business plan, it ultimately focused on why I do this. And “this” not just being my career in real estate, but how my business fits into a total plan for my family and community. So as I looked deeply at what I want to achieve with this career,…

Storage Ideas to Organize Your Home

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by clutter? These simple home storage tips can help you keep your home neat and organized. Be Creative With Shoe OrganizersOver-the-door shoe organizers aren’t just for footwear. Use them to store toys and stuffed animals, power cords or cleaning supplies. Hang them on the back of your laundry room door…

Shades, Tints and Tones, Oh My!

Whether you’re trying to find the perfect paint color for your home or you’re just interested in understanding how colors work together, consider this your crash course in color theory. A hue is simply a color on the color wheel. The color wheel is made up of three primary colors: red, blue and yellow. The secondary colors…