How to maximize your investment on a basement reno project

A great home improvement project is finishing your basement. That’s because research shows it gives you a major return on investment, providing you great value for your money. Here are some pro tips to make the most of your makeover: Know when to hire a pro. It can be tempting to DIY many basement reno…… Continue reading How to maximize your investment on a basement reno project

How to maximize a small living space

Small-space living is a choice and necessity for many city dwellers, and it poses some unique design challenges. Whether you’re looking to change your current layout or make technical tweaks, there are key tips to keep in mind for bettering and maximizing your space safely. Get creative with layout. If you’re living in a bachelor…… Continue reading How to maximize a small living space

What to consider when purchasing your next appliance

These days there seem to be appliances that can do it all. From self-cleaning fridges to washing machines with Wi-Fi capabilities, the options seem endless. But with so many models and features, how do you know which one is right for your home? Measure: The first step is to measure the size of your space.…… Continue reading What to consider when purchasing your next appliance

Breaking into the housing market: Go get that first home

Today’s sky-high real estate market can make buying a first home seem like a distant dream. Don’t be discouraged. It might take a bit more planning, but you can do it. Good financial strategy and some real estate research can help you get into your first home sooner than you’d think. Your first priority is…… Continue reading Breaking into the housing market: Go get that first home

Small Tasks Every Homeowner Should do This December

It’s nearly the end of the year and as the temperatures drop and we spend more time indoors, there are a few small tasks every homeowner should complete to prepare for the new year. Clean your light bulbs, check for burnt out lights, and dust fixtures. Sometimes these things get overlooked. However, they collect a…… Continue reading Small Tasks Every Homeowner Should do This December