Owning a rental property has many advantages. Especially for people who are looking for ways to build their investment portfolio or to earn income on a home they aren’t ready to live in yet. Being your own property manager does not make this a passive side hustle. Property management is much more … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Successfully Renting Your Property
Our pets feel like members of the family, but home buyers do not feel your attachment and may be turned off to your home because of your furry friends. There is no question that you want top dollar for your home, so it's important to give attention to how you handle your pets while it's for … [Read more...] about Tips for Selling a Home with Pets
Whether you live in a cozy condo or a sprawling custom home, there are many simple ways to bring more luxury into your living space. Giving some extra attention to smaller details can often go far in making your home feel larger than life. Add border molding If your walls are mostly bare, … [Read more...] about Simple Ways to Add Luxury to Any Home
Life as a new homeowner is exciting, but not without its challenges. Homeownership is not always HGTV-dreamy! While there are many myths that can be picked up along the way, we’ve singled out five common ones so you can go into the process with your eyes wide open. 1. A LIFETIME WARRANTY IS COVERED … [Read more...] about 5 Homeowner Myths to Avoid
The most important social hub in our homes tends to be the living room. Whether we're hosting a competitive game night with friends or enjoying a snuggly movie night with the family, our furniture arrangement can work for or against us. When considering the placement of living room furniture, the … [Read more...] about 5 Furniture Placement Mistakes: Are You Making Them?
Did you know that more than 75% of the average household’s trash can either be recycled or composted? If you have bi-weekly trash pick up in Fountain Hills, you can switch to a once-weekly pickup and get separate trash and recycling bins. It will save you $5 on your monthly bill and keeps … [Read more...] about Recycling in Fountain Hills
Thomas Edison is credited with creating the first Christmas light display in 1880 at his Menlo Park laboratory. In 1882, his friend and colleague Edward Johnson was the first to put lights on a Christmas tree with 80 blinking red, white and blue electric lights. He placed it on a revolving … [Read more...] about Holiday Day Lights Safety Checklist
With these cooler temperatures, desert dwellers enjoy spending more time in the back yard. Who doesn’t love having breakfast and coffee on the patio and evenings around the fire pit with family and friends? We’ve rounded up some tips for creating a cozy backyard space under the stars. Some of … [Read more...] about Design Cozy Outdoor Living Spaces