Home Upgrades for 2020

Your home is a place where you live a large chunk of your life, so making it a space that speaks to you and your unique personality and tastes is important. Now that we are three months into 2020, it’s a great time to start acting on that home improvement list that you might have […]

Ways to Keep Your Home Warmer This Winter

Winter weather means hunkering down and staying warm. Cold weather will stick around for a while longer, so we’re here to help provide some ideas that will keep your home warmer for the rest of the season. #1: Don’t ignore drafts. Did you know that older windows and doors will bring in cold outside air? […]

Tips to Improve Your Home’s Exterior Before Selling

If you are thinking about putting your home on the market this winter or spring, you are likely considering what things will need to get done in order to sell it for full asking price. Here are some tips to improve your home’s exterior before selling. Tip #1: Create curb appeal. Have you ever driven […]

Tips on Reducing Winter Energy Bills

December is here and the official start of winter is right around the corner. It’s likely that you’re already seeing a steady increase in your utility bills, because the weather is already colder, and the days are already shorter. If you’re looking for ways to reduce your winter energy bills, here are some helpful ideas. […]

How to Prepare Your Home for Fall Weather

Fall in the Pacific Northwest is one of the best times of year! The leaves are changing beautifully. The weather is crisp and cool and the sun is out! Now that autumn is here, there are a couple of important tips to help get your home ready for season. Tip #1: Don’t ignore energy inefficiency. […]

Reasons for Avoiding DIY Window Installation

Whether it’s installing a dishwasher or working on a larger home renovation project, do it yourself (DIY) projects are everywhere. It’s tempting to take on some of these projects to save money. But, when it comes to projects like window replacement, it’s not a good idea to do it yourself. Here are some of the […]

How Natural Light Impacts Your Mood

We’ve all heard that poor lighting could cause eye damage or give you a headache from eye strain over time. But did you know that absence of natural light will also impact your mood and overall physical health? The lack of natural light has been found to contribute to depression as well as vitamin D […]

4 Benefits of Window Cleaning

Your windows are a huge part of your family home, adding value and style to it. But, when it comes to keeping them clean, there are more benefits beyond the aesthetics. Here are some additional reasons why keeping your windows clean is important. Benefit #1: Clean windows prevent window damage. Keeping the sliding tracks and […]

3 Things to Do Before Remodeling Your Home

Remodeling your home is a big job, but if you plan well, things will go smoothly, and it can be more exciting than stressful. Here are some important things to do before remodeling your home. #1: Outline your project goals. Homeowners have lots of different reasons for remodeling their home. Maybe things are out of […]

What Home Improvements Add Value?

When it comes to renovating your home, every dollar you put into it counts. Most homeowners want to get the best value for their money, so before you launch into a series of home improvement projects, consider which to-dos are the best for your investment. Here are some remodeling ideas that can help you add […]