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…
Quiz: What’s Your Fall Home Maintenance Personality?
As the air turns cooler and leaves start changing colors, fall is here to stay for a several weeks. It’s that time of the year for apple picking, football games and Halloween. It…
older man cleans out gutters
Gutters do an important job, directing water away from the perimeter of your house. If your gutters are clogged with debris or not in operative shape, however, they may not function…
Care for Your Furnace So It Takes Good Care of You
As a first-time homeowner, it can be easy to overlook important home maintenance that you’ve never had to tackle before. But with winter approaching, there’s one task in particular you’ll want to…