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Home Improvement Projects Perfect for Beginners
Posted Friday May 10, 2019 in DIY Home Improvement

Some projects, like renovating your entire kitchen or turning a closet into a full bathroom, are too ambitious for most beginners. But even if you’re a DIY newbie, there are plenty of projects you can tackle without specialized expertise or experience. Plus, becoming more handy around your home is empowering. You’ll make mistakes along the […]

Ways to Utilize Garage Space in Your San Diego Home
Posted Friday May 3, 2019 in DIY Home Improvement

Your garage is one of the largest spaces in your home, and can be an invaluable place for storage, when done correctly. Consider what you need to store before planning your storage strategy. Also consider combining one or more of these techniques to make the best use of the garage space in your home. Garage […]

Explaining Real Estate Commission
Posted Friday April 26, 2019 in Real Estate

If you hire a real estate agent to help you buy, sell, or rent a house in , this professional gets paid through a real estate commission. So how much do you pay, and what for? Is there any wiggle room to negotiate this fee? How much is a real estate commission? Rather than getting […]

Underutilized Spaces: Getting the Most Out of Your Home
Posted Friday April 19, 2019 in Home Improvement

Some of the areas of your home probably feel like an afterthought. After all, it’s not like you’ll be showing your linen closets off to your guests. But some overlooked spaces can provide you with quite a bit of functionality. In fact, some of the underutilized spaces in your home can actually become the most […]

Things to Look for When Buying a New House
Posted Friday April 12, 2019 in Real Estate

Shopping for a new house in means doing a little digging to see if any big repairs or deal breakers are lurking beneath the surface. It’s likely a few issues will come up during your inspection, but it’s smart to check these things out before you put in an offer. Damaged roof The first thing […]

How To Prepare Your Home Before You Go on Vacation
Posted Friday April 5, 2019 in Home Improvement

Do you have a vacation checklist for your home? It might take a little extra work to get your home ready for vacation, but you’ll be able to relax more once you’re at your destination. Consider this your checklist for peace-of-mind while you’re getting away. Make it look like someone is home Vacation season is […]