soap scum half lemon
Soap scum on your shower door can easily ruin the relaxation of any morning shower. And while there are a number of good cleaners on the market for tackling this nuisance,…
closeup of feet on wood floor
Let’s face it: Scratches on your hardwood floors may be unavoidable. Everyday life — especially in a house full of kids — can be bound to lead to a scratch…
white vinyl fence in backyard
From state regulations and safety codes to endless material options, there are many considerations to keep in mind when building a fence. Here are a few points to think about:…
choosing right lawn mower
Spring is in the air — flowers are blooming, the grass is turning green and the weather is getting a little warmer. As a homeowner, you know it’s that time…
young couple eating at kitchen table with tablet
Being a first-time homeowner can be both an exciting and stressful time in your life. From unpacking your belongings to tackling your first set of home maintenance tasks, it can be…
How Much Does That Home Renovation Project Cost? [INFOGRAPHIC]
If you are a first-time homeowner, you might be unfamiliar with the cost of some common home renovation projects. Before you consider moving forward, check out the below infographic based on information…
suburban street covered in snow
Winter is almost here, and the season may include extreme cold in your area. For first-time homeowners, preparing for a big freeze, an ice storm, or even a blizzard can require a…
little girl in a red coat shoveling snow
A brisk chill is in the air and winter is right around the corner. It’s time for building snowmen, attending holiday parties and prepping your home for the long haul of…
handy guys with a snow blower
As the temperatures plunge and snow covers the ground, you might start thinking about how you’ll tackle snow removal for your home this winter. If you’re a first-time homeowner, it…
Fall Back: 5 Unusual Ways to Celebrate the End of Daylight Saving Time
Are you ready to turn back your clock at 2 a.m.? With the end of Daylight Saving Time just around the corner, there’s plenty more to do than adjust the clocks…