Tips for Cooling Off the House in Summer

By Genevieve Cunningham Summer is a ton of fun. It’s time for vacations, time off from work, get-togethers with friends, and endless long nights. But it also brings in a blast of warmer air that can be felt just about everywhere. Even in mild climates, the summer can sometimes become unbearable. While turning on the […]

What a Good Realtor Wants You to Know

By Genevieve Cunningham When it comes to selling a home, most people have strong opinions one way or another. Some are solid in their opinion that a real estate agent is unnecessary. Others are sure that the realtor is the answer. But what’s the truth? Research has shown that the better way to approach a […]

The Dos and Don’ts of a Virtual Tour

By Genevieve Cunningham Selling a house comes with its challenges. You have to find the right realtor, wait for the right buyer, market like a pro, and still hope for a profit. Luckily, in today’s world, there are a ton of things available to make it easier. Social media, instant communication, and easy access to […]

A Quick How-To for Removing Carpet Stains

By Genevieve Cunningham If you’re going to have carpet in a home, it’s so important that you keep it clean. Dingy or stained carpet can bring down a room, or in severe cases, the entire house. The old, worn look of stained carpet makes it difficult to create the perfect atmosphere, and if you’re considering […]

How to Get the Kitchen Summer Ready

By Genevieve Cunningham There are few places in a home more important or visitor friendly than the kitchen. This seems to be the place where people congregate. This is the place where food is abundant and conversation flows. Or at least that’s the way most people want it. So how do you accomplish this? A […]

Window Treatments That Can Transform Any Space

By Genevieve Cunningham For many people, one of the toughest areas of the home to decorate is the windows. Though they tend to make a big presence in any room, they’re tough to figure out. How should they be covered? With what material? What colors? And the questions go on and on. It can feel […]

Tips for Attracting the Drive-By Buyer

By Genevieve Cunningham In today’s world, buying a house almost always involves a drive-by. Luckily, this isn’t the kind you see in the movies with gangs and guns. Instead, it’s when an interested buyer finds a potential house, drives by on a whim, and subsequently develops an opinion without ever stepping foot inside the door. […]

3 Tips to Make Your House Look Fresh

By Genevieve Cunningham Whether you’re selling it or living in it, everyone wants their home to look clean and fresh. Why? Because it’s more inviting and welcoming to friends and strangers alike. And of course, a home that is clean and fresh just looks nicer and may even be valued higher. But even though most […]

More or Less Lot: Which is Right for You?

By Genevieve Cunningham One thing that many people look at before buying a home is the lot size. From one-third of an acre to over 50 acres, people’s needs vary greatly. But it can still be confusing when it comes down to finally buying. Should you opt for a little more space around the house? […]