DIY Projects and Home Decor Tips and Tricks

7 Scary-Good Halloween Recipes Your Kids Will Love

7 Scary-Good Halloween Recipes Your Kids Will Love

By Tara Mastroeni / October 18, 2021
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If you and your kids get way into Halloween, you’ll love these scary good Halloween recipes! Most of them only require a handful of ingredients and a few minutes in the oven. Best of all, your little ones may even…

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4 DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make with the Kids

4 DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make with the Kids

By Aly Yale / October 8, 2021
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Forgot to get a costume and now you’re strapped for time? Don’t fret. There are plenty of costumes you can DIY — and your kid can even help! Some require only a few supplies, while many use items you already…

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Staging a House? These Fall Decor Touches Can Ring in the Season

Staging a House? These Fall Decor Touches Can Ring in the Season

By Aly Yale / October 6, 2021
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Whether you’re prepping for an open house or getting ready for a listing’s photoshoot, great staging can make all the difference. In fact, according to a report from the National Association of REALTORS®, 49% of buyer’s agents say good staging…

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8 Fall Home Improvement Projects

8 Fall Home Improvement Projects

By Aly Yale / September 29, 2021
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Fall is finally here. The weather’s cooling off, and it’s the perfect time to get some home improvement projects done around the house. That might mean making some repairs you’ve been putting off (when it was much too hot out)…

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8 Healthy After-School Snacks You Can Make Ahead of Time

8 Healthy After-School Snacks You Can Make Ahead of Time

By Aly Yale / August 27, 2021
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The first day of school is just around the corner, and if you’re like most families, it’s about to get pretty hectic. One thing that can help? That’s being prepared — picking out their clothes ahead of time, packing their…

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how to refinish furniture

A Beginner’s Guide to Refinishing Furniture 

By Aly Yale / August 23, 2021
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Refinishing can be a great way to give old furniture new life — not to mention spruce up your property in the process. Thankfully, it’s a pretty easy task to DIY, too. You just need a handful of supplies and…

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4 Tips for Making the Perfect Bed

4 Tips for Making the Perfect Bed

By Aly Yale / August 20, 2021
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Whether you’re about to welcome guests, are preparing to sell your home, or you just want a more put-together place, a beautifully made bed can help you do it. Not sure how to achieve that? Hotel beds are the ideal…

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Moving an Aging Parent into Your Home? 5 Tips for Preparing the Property

Moving an Aging Parent into Your Home? 5 Tips for Preparing the Property

By Aly Yale / August 16, 2021
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Many adults are moving their aging parents into their homes these days. With rising house prices and the added health concerns that come with long-term care facilities, it’s often just the smartest and most economical path forward. Still, that doesn’t…

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4 Summer Home Staging Tips That Will Undoubtedly Impress Buyers

4 Summer Home Staging Tips That Will Undoubtedly Impress Buyers

By Tara Mastroeni / July 28, 2021
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Many real estate agents believe that summer is the best time to put your home on the market. After all, the weather is nicer and kids are out of school, which means that those with families may be more willing…

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5 Home Improvements to Make During the Summer

5 Home Improvements to Make During the Summer

By Tara Mastroeni / July 16, 2021
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Summer can be a busy season. Between work, social commitments, and trying to find time to get away, it can seem like there is hardly any time to tackle the home improvement projects on your to-do list. Still, some home…

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