3 Ways to Protect Your Home’s Exterior

3 Ways to Protect Your Home’s Exterior

I don’t know about you, but I’m counting down the days to cooler weather. Our summer temperatures here in the greater Houston area seem to be overstaying their welcome. Cool crisp evenings, smells of pumpkin or apple pie, warm coffee, and perfect temps for enjoying the outdoors keep me in anticipation. With all of these wonderful thoughts […]

Simple Ways to Save Money and Maintain Value in Your Home

Simple Ways to Save Money and Maintain Value in Your Home

One of the most disappointing things I have discovered while showing homes for sale is to see a home in poor condition due to the lack of simple home maintenance tasks.  A home can be a great investment if properly maintained. Not performing preventative maintenance tasks is comparable to tossing money to the wind.

20 Ways to Safeguard Your Home

20 Ways to Safeguard Your Home

In the past several months I know of two families who unfortunately suffered from the burglary of their homes. This prompted some research to discover how I can safeguard my home and share this knowledge with others to deter burglars. According to the FBI’s crime reporting program, 60.5 % of all burglaries involved forcible entry while […]

5 Home Maintenance Tips and How to Remember to Do Them

5 Home Maintenance Tips and How to Remember to Do Them

I can’t stress enough the importance of maintaining your home. If you are like me, life happens and there are other things that take precedence over home maintenance. Taking care of your home will save you money. If you don’t catch problems when they are minor, over time the problems turn into costly disasters.