Clever Ways to Organize Your Living Space

The following is a guest post by Victoria Lim. Since our living spaces are the intersection of different purposes and everyday life activities, it is no wonder that in time they become an area where we function in spite of the accumulated clutter, mess, even…

When to DIY a Home Remodel Project and When to Hire a Pro

Are you planning the next big home improvement project or remodel in your home? Are you on a tight budget and looking for a few ways to save money on your project? Do-it-yourself home remodeling is a sure way to save on the cost of…

The Best Hacks For a DIY Garden

I love the garden. The only thing I love more than the garden is cool stuff for the garden. The garden is a work of art and building and maintaining the living organisms inside takes patience, a little zen, and some elbow grease. I have…

Pros & Cons of Selling Your Home in its Current Condition

The following is a guest post by Hank Coleman, who is the publisher of the popular personal finance blog, Money Q&A. If you’ve been waiting to sell your home until the housing market improved, then 2017 might be a great year to put up the…

Increasing the Value of Your Home

Hello everyone! I wanted to share the below infographic I recently found online on improving the value of your home. As people are moving more frequently than ever (at least in my neighborhood!) there are many, often over-looked, adjustments you can do to increase the…

Housewarming Party Etiquette and Tips

When you’re moving into your brand new house, you’ve no doubt got plenty on your mind to worry about before you can even begin to think about having a housewarming party. The period of time after moving can sometimes be the most overwhelming with all…

Garage Clutter

5 Tips to Organize Your Garage

I love to organize my home. However, I often find that our garage gets left out when we organize. Check out these great tips on how to organize you garage. 5 Tips to Organize Your Garage Garages tend to be the “dumping” place of everything…

Solar Panels

Solar Panels – Yes Please

Having recently purchased a few solar panels. I was very happy to have Mary reach out to me for a guest post. I love a great DIY project and installing solar panels is the way to go. Not only does it improve home value, but…

Greenhouses – They Rock

This is a guest post from my friend Sophie! The effortless cool of greenhouses A lovely, kept garden can go a long way. Perhaps you’re feeling down, and could use some quiet time. Writer’s block? Sit back in your garden and just wait for 5…