Category: Home Tips

05
Apr

Spring is here, and that means one thing in Georgia, POLLEN. Even if you try to avoid the outdoors during the high pollen count, it can seem as you’re laying in a field of flowers when you’re inside your home. If you’re like the majority and want to avoid watery eyes, scratchy throat and itchy

11
Jan

When it comes to your home, winter is always an expensive time of year. Here are a few smart ways to save a little money inside of your home! Take advantage of the sun: Open those curtains during the day and let the sun heat your home. Just remember to close the curtains at night, to

04
Jan

Were you one of the many Georgians caught off guard by the unexpected snow storm recently? I sure was! I think our meteorologists may have been too as they only predicted about an inch of snow… boy were they wrong! I hadn’t run to store to buy ALL the bread and milk, my kids didn’t

28
Dec

It’s that time of year again – ya know, WINTER. Y’all – it’s COLD out there and that means it’s time to prepare your house to withstand the not so warm temps. Here are a few tips from The Peters Company to keep your house in great shape to avoid any winter weather problems this

19
Dec

We all start the New Year with our usual New Year’s Resolutions… lose weight, exercise more, eat healthier, spend more time with loved ones, and more. But what I don’t hear about a lot is plans and goals for our living space. Here is a list of some things to think about in 2018 to

05
Dec

So you’ve finally found the home of your dreams – congratulations! Now you’re considering making an offer. You’ll probably want to take a look at the Seller’s Property Disclosure Statement to see if there are any red flags. It offers a lot of information including the age of some of the home’s systems. What do

10
Nov

Every Spring I love to see all of the beautiful tulips, irises and daffodils. I always tell myself that I will plant the bulbs the following fall. Fall is here! Now is the time to grow a green thumb and plant your bulbs for spring blossoms. It is very important to plant bulbs now giving

26
Sep

Let’s face it… We’re all spoiled right now with an amazing real estate market in Metro Atlanta! And, 2016 is shaping up to look much like 2017. So, rather than bore you with rather flat statistics this month, here’s 3 Things I’ve Learned No Matter the Market… 1.     Even in a SELLERS market, Sellers still

21
Sep

A new house is being built next door to my house. Not only is the constant construction a nuisance, but it can be a security concern too. But there are ways to look on the bright side! If you are dealing wth nearby construction, here are some tips to make the inconvenience more manageable: Get to

16
May

Of course when you purchase a home, you know going in that you will be getting an appraisal for the home. Why? Because it tells you the fair market value of the home you are purchasing so you pay a fair price. Sounds like a good idea right? So when a survey is brought up,

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