If the kitchen is the heart of the home, the bathroom is the brain. One little room is the center of operations and the key to success most mornings. Ideally, you have a few bathrooms. Realistically, you’re sharing the area—and you can make it marvelous.
No matter the size and shape of the bathroom, more space is always a bonus. These tips will help you create a little more room in the bath.
Hang a second curtain rod. This sounds a little odd, but if you hang a tension rod along the interior wa... read more
The old adage “location, location, location” is driving many home buyers to find the perfect lot for their next home and build from there. Certainly, there are many wonderful locations in the River Valley regions that would make beautiful sites for your next home, but there is also a lot to think about. This checklist can help.
Restrictions — Know how zoning, ordinances, covenants and other restrictions will affect your use of the property. They can also dictate what types of homes may be built. ... read more
When it’s time to sell your home, you want the best Realtor in the region working for you: someone who not only knows the market but knows the marketing it takes to move your property fast and for the price you deserve.
And these days, marketing your home with the most advanced technological tools is essential to getting results. Some real estate companies will try to impress by saying they are on the internet, but anyone who is web-savvy knows that having a website is just the beginning.
Technol... read more
The white blanket on the ground has us dreaming of spring, a time of refreshing and renewing. Even if it’s still weeks before the first daffodils peek through the ground, you can still get into spring mode now by decluttering your home.
Here are our five favorite tips for getting the job done.
Take it one spot at a time. Whether it’s your cupboard, closets or basement, attack just one space at a time. It can be a series of cupboards per day. Or a room per weekend. Decluttering is one place where th... read more
Bathroom fix-ups remain a top home improvement project for many home buyers. In fact, statistics from the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) indicate that nearly 60 percent of home owners are targeting the master bathroom for their remodel.It’s a smart investment, too. According to NAR, "homeowners who take on remodeling projects gain equity and more resale value in their home."But what if you don’t have $20,000 to spend on adding a complete new bathroom? Renovations can be worthwhile, increas... read more