Drive up your Curb Appeal!!

Date Posted: Jan 18 2013

Is your home’s first impression being hindered by a bland driveway, or an eyesore of a walkway? If so, it might be time to kick start your curb appeal with a few upgrades.  From repairing to repaving, a little attention to your home’s entryway can go a long way when it comes to wowing visitors, not to mention potential home buyers.  

Revitalize with Repairs
The easiest way to enhance your walkway and driveway is with some simple repairs and resurfacing.  Repair cracks wi ...

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Selecting the Right Decorator

Date Posted: Jan 17 2013

You might have hired a painter, plumber, or renovator several times during your history of home ownership. But how many times have you hired a decorator? For many homeowners, hiring a decorator is a first time experience. That’s what makes knowing how to choose the right one so challenging.

Here's a tip: Clip photos from magazines of rooms that match the "look and style" you want. Pay particular attention to desired colours, decor, accents, furnishings, and t ...

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How much can you afford?

Date Posted: Jan 16 2013

Why is it so important to know how much you can afford to spend on a

home?

Two reasons.

First, you don't want to buy a property and then find out, only after you’ve

moved in, that you can't financially maintain it. That would mean having to

resell it under stressful conditions.

Second, you don't want to settle for a property that's less than ideal, when

you really could have afforded the "dream home" you've always wanted.

So how do you figure out how much you can afford to pay for ...

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Brighting up your Living Space In Winter

Date Posted: Jan 06 2013
It's winter, and shorter days will still be here for months to come. Temperatures are down, and spring seems a long way away. But winter doesn't mean your home needs to feel drab for months on end. Here are some easy ideas to bring some springtime into your home and life right now.
 
Fresh flowers are a quick pick-me-up that will instantly brighten your mood and any room in the house. Choose a bouquet of beautiful, colorful blooms to dis ...
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