5 Winter Curb Appeal Tips to Entice Buyers

By |2020-02-06T19:23:43-06:00December 25th, 2019|Around the House, Sellers, Staging|

Curb appeal is what your house looks like from the outside. The better the appearance, the more chance you have of making a sale. Thanks to unwanted leaves, snow or ice, it can be more challenging to keep your house in tip-top condition once winter arrives. 5 Winter Curb Appeal Tips to Entice Buyers You [...]

4 Fresh Ideas for Christmas Home Décor

By |2019-11-22T12:22:53-06:00December 20th, 2019|Around the House, Holidays|

Unboxing the same Christmas decorations each year can take some of the excitement out of decking the halls. This year, try a little something new. Here are a few fresh takes on traditional themes. #1. Dining Table-Talk Runner Here’s a quick and easy table runner with a twist. Line pomegranates down the center of your [...]

5 Ways to Add Style to Your Above-Ground Pool

By |2019-11-22T12:22:16-06:00December 16th, 2019|Around the House|

Above-ground pools can sometimes appear plain and unattractive in otherwise stylish landscapes. But there are lots of ways to dress them up and turn them from black sheep to pool chic. Elevate the look of your pool with these options. #1. Lovely Landscaping Edge out a flower bed around your pool. Add perennials like shrubs, [...]

4 DIY Cleaners for Your Hardwood and Laminate Floors

By |2019-11-22T12:20:49-06:00December 8th, 2019|Around the House|

Many homeowners are choosing to use natural, homemade cleaning solutions for their hardwood floors. Homemade cleaners can be just as effective as commercial ones, and tend to be less expensive. Since natural cleaners don’t contain the chemicals often found in products in stores, they tend to be safer for those in your home, and for [...]

8 Ways to Reduce Your Energy Bill

By |2019-11-22T12:18:24-06:00November 25th, 2019|Around the House|

No one wants their hard-earned dollars to be consumed by an energy inefficient home. Here are some ways to reduce your energy usage and increase your savings. Check the seals around windows and doors Bad seals around doors and windows can create cracks and openings that allow energy to escape from your home, and dollars [...]

3 Winter Landscaping Tips to Sell Your Home

By |2019-11-22T11:34:22-06:00November 3rd, 2019|Around the House, Landscaping, Sellers, Staging|

Selling your home in the winter can be difficult. The weather is harsh and there is likely snow all over the ground. It seems like the spring and summer seasons frame houses perfectly with their lush green grass and beautiful shining sun. Still, houses do sell in the winter. There is no reason to put [...]

4 Kitchen Features Buyers Love

By |2019-11-22T11:33:19-06:00October 29th, 2019|Around the House, Sellers|

If you know anything about selling homes, you likely know that a kitchen can often make or break a sale. It is a very important room for many people purchasing a home. That’s why it’s so important to get it right. So, here we’re going to offer you 4 kitchen features that buyers love. Add [...]

Organizing A Linen Closets Before Selling Your Midland Home

By |2019-10-16T10:36:37-05:00September 20th, 2019|Around the House, Midland 1st Choice, Moving, Sellers, Staging, Things to Do, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|

Many people know the misery of searching for a beach towel or a certain set of sheets in an over-stuffed linen closet. It can be embarrassing to open around houseguests as well. Yet neither is as big of an issue as a disorganized linen closet when a potential homebuyer is checking out your place. While [...]

Home Staging: Secrets to a Tidy Home Anyone Can Follow

By |2019-10-16T10:36:27-05:00September 16th, 2019|Around the House, Home Selling, Moving, Moving & Packing, Sellers, Staging, Things to Do, Tips for Fall, Tips for Winter, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|

Most people want a house that looks clean and tidy, available to welcome visitors without hesitation, particularly if the house is going on the market while still being inhabited. While this can seem like a daunting task, there are a few things to keep in mind which will make it easier. Minimalism Minimalism has become [...]

Basic Home-Staging Tips To Sell Your Home Faster

By |2019-10-16T10:36:00-05:00September 8th, 2019|Around the House, Home Selling, Midland 1st Choice, Moving, Moving & Packing, Real Estate Market Update, Sellers, Staging, Things to Do, Tips for Fall, Tips for Winter, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|

Home-staging basically is a tool that sellers use to make their home look warm and inviting while highlighting strengths of the home and down-playing weaknesses. There are companies that will stage your home for a fee, but it’s also something you can do yourself if you are interested in saving money. The number one priority [...]