• 4 Effective Ways to Modernize Your Home
    Family,  Housing

    4 Effective Ways to Modernize Your Home

    One thing about being a homeowner, we all love to upgrade to the latest trends. We also like to update the style because it could add value to your property if you decide to sell. A lot of the times those upgrades can be a little expensive. Being someone who’s upgraded things in my house, it can also be time-consuming. If you’re like me, you don’t know what’s the difference between a gage or something similar to it. We all want a cozy, welcoming home, but we also want to be able to do these updates on our own or without breaking the bank. As long as you pay attention…

  • 3 Useful Things Needed After Moving to New Home
    Family,  Housing

    3 Useful Things Needed After Moving to New Home

    About seven years ago, we packed up and moved to the next county and it was the best thing ever. The neighborhood, location and the schools have been a blessing and we don’t know why we didn’t move earlier. The place we moved from is where me and my wife grew up and started our family. Sometimes you grow up, want a change and be around people with your own ambition. The neighborhood is great and everyone pretty much stays to themselves. Since we go to Atlanta a lot, the main highway is about five minutes away. When it comes to the schools, they have been awesome from the elementary…

  • 7 Reasons Why Building a Home is Better Than Buying a Ready-Made One
    Housing,  Investments

    7 Reasons Why Building a Home is Better Than Buying a Ready-Made One

    Are you beginning to prepare for a big move? Maybe your family is outgrowing your current space. Perhaps a new job opportunity has you looking in different areas (or even a different state). There is a lot of work that goes into the finding the perfect house that will meet all your family’s needs. Often, the house you envision with all the features and functions you desire just isn’t available on the market. Or, maybe you found a house that could work, but it is so outdated you’ll need to invest a lot more money into it in order to make it functional and stylish.   These are just a…

  • Building Work
    Housing

    Before You Do Building Work: The Essential Checklist

    Whether it’s a small extension or a whole other section you are constructing, doing building work on your own home can be is always complicated. That is why you need to read the essential checklist of things that need to be sorted before the work begins, below. Time Yup, you are going to need to think about time. Whether you are doing the work yourself, or you have a contractor come in to do it for you. Why? Well, timing is everything when it comes to building work. This is because the success of a project can rely on all sorts of things. Things like the weather, although whether summer…

  • 5 Home Building Styles
    Housing

    5 Home Building Styles You’ve Probably Never Considered Before

    If you are looking to move to a new house or change the way in which you live, why stick to the beaten path? There are so many great and unconventional living options out there. You don’t need to be conventional or to play by the rule book. To give you an idea of what I mean, here are 5 types of home building styles that you have probably never considered before. But you should consider them now. Log Cabins Log cabins are not just for people who want to live in the forest. They are good for rural settings, but they are more functional and more appropriate than most…