Holiday Season Projects

Holiday Season Projects

When it comes to owning your own home, your to-do list may seem never ending. Along with weekly and daily chores, smaller and larger projects that you want done may also be adding up. With the holidays approaching, and family planning to come into town, you might be...
America’s Scariest Homes and Places

America’s Scariest Homes and Places

With Halloween in less than a week and feeling in the Fall spirit, I searched for and found this interesting post about the most Haunted homes, hotels, and places in the United States. Many of these places have been bought and sold many times and you can only wonder...
What does $800 in rent look like in top US cities?

What does $800 in rent look like in top US cities?

Have you ever wondered what a certain dollar amount will buy you in certain cities? We have all heard of particular cities where living expenses are much much higher than where we live. If you live in the suburbs in a single family home you may often compare what you...
Ways to Hide The “Ugly Things” Around Your House

Ways to Hide The “Ugly Things” Around Your House

No matter how organized your home is, it is always so difficult to hide the “ugly” stuff. Let’s face it, trash cans, cords, and cable boxes are not attractive and no matter how much you try to hide them, they always seem to be hanging out of their...
Essentials for any first home or apartment

Essentials for any first home or apartment

Moving into a new home or your first apartment can be very overwhelming. Aside from dealing with the financials of purchasing your home or renting your apartment, you also need to furnish it! The list may seem endless if you don’t have anything to start with....
No Closet Storage Ideas

No Closet Storage Ideas

If you live in a small home or apartment, you are likely trying to make every room function perfectly. With the lack of square footage, it can make staying organized and storing items really hard. Some older homes have smaller closets which may only fit a portion of...