Survey: Kitchen Updates Address Decluttering Obsessions

Kitchen remodelers are clearing their countertops, according to the 2018 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study. The survey of over 1,700 U.S. homeowners using Houzz who are in the midst of, are planning, or recently completed a kitchen project, found that kitchen remodelers are obsessed with decluttering their counters (75 percent), putting things away (66 percent) and recycling […]

Flipping a Foreclosure

Thinking about Flipping a Foreclosure? Here’s Where to Start If you choose wisely, flipping a foreclosed home can be a great investment. There are bargains to be had for home buyers and rookie house-flippers alike. Nearly a third of all home sales consisted of homes in some stage of foreclosure in recent quarters. However, the […]

5 tips for fighting mold, humidity

5 tips for fighting mold, humidity No matter how green or sustainable a home might be, the environment always poses danger to the performance of a residence and the well-being of those living inside. Perhaps chief among the threats is mold, which tends to wreak the most havoc during summer when the conditions are ripe […]