Category: Helpful Hints

Time to Prepare Your Home for Fall Weather!

Time to Prepare Your Home for Fall Weather!

Time to prepare your home for colder months, inside and out! Here are some Fall prep suggestions:

How to Easily Create Strong Passwords

How to Easily Create Strong Passwords

As a follow up to yesterday’s post How Quickly Can Your Password be Cracked?, I’m writing today about how to create and store strong passwords. My favorite way is to pick a sentence, use the first letter of every word, throw in some random numbers […]

20 Things We Should Learn from This Economy

20 Things We Should Learn from This Economy

What are we learning in this economy that will protect us in any economy?

Trees Add Value – It’s Time to Plant!

Trees Add Value – It’s Time to Plant!

September is the perfect time of year to plant trees. For your real estate, it’s all about the landscaping.

Craigslist is Great for Buying & Selling Your Items

Craigslist is Great for Buying & Selling Your Items

Moving? If you have things you don’t want to give away, but that you think may sell, why not list them on Craigslist?

Hope is NOT a Strategy

Hope is NOT a Strategy

You can do something basic or you can dig deeper; but you must have a plan! Hope, my friends, is NOT a strategy.

Risks of Leaving Your Home Vacant

Risks of Leaving Your Home Vacant

Homeowner’s insurance ends once the property is vacant for more than thirty days? Here’s what you should know.

Goals - Have You Written Yours Down?

Goals – Have You Written Yours Down?

Have you charted a path for yourself? You’re moving everyday anyway, so why not choose a direction?

Making the Most of Your Space

Very cool video showing how to transform a 420 square foot apartment into 1100 square feet of usable space.

20 Tips to Help Trim Your Summer Utility Bills

Here are 20 suggestions to trim your summer utility bills and conserve energy without reducing comfort:

Decorating on a Budget for the Seasons

Decorating on a Budget for the Seasons

This is the final in our five part series for decorating on a budget – Decorating for the Seasons. Seasonal ideas:

18 Ways for Loving Your Home on a Budget

18 Ways for Loving Your Home on a Budget

Don’t you love watching the flip-it and home makeover shows? Here is another list of economical updating ideas.