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…

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…

Protecting Your Home – Tips and Tricks

(This is a guest post) Protecting your home is very very very very important. Can I stress this a little more? Going on a long vacation shouldn’t just be about preparing the things you’ll bring with you when you leave. For added peace of mind…

Closets? You’ll Love It!

Closets. Closets. Closets. For most people, closets are a major headache. While they do not change the look of a room and are not always the number one priority, if left on the back burner too long a closet can become an unruly and unfunny…

Preparing Your Family for Winter

Put your hoverboards for sale away! As the days grow shorter and the temperatures drift downward, we need to prepare our homes for the winter – it’s just a few weeks away! Here are a few areas to get started in now so you’ll be…

National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

Hello to all my loyal readers! I was recently approached about a really great philanthropic event that I just had to share with all of you. I have never heard of this as an “official” holiday before, but I have always participated in one way…

Room Dividers – Pros and Cons

There are two things that one first notices upon visiting a new place – whether it is clean and the way it is decorated. Cleaning, of course, is not only important for the good appearance of your home, but also for your health and that of…

5 Steps to an Organized Bathroom (Guest Post)

Written by Tim Smith for Modernize. For being a relatively small room, the bathroom houses a wide variety of items used in our daily lives. When it comes to home bathrooms, most homeowners can readily admit that their restroom needs an organization overhaul. There are…