Home Improvement and Renovation Tips and Tricks

7 Interior Designers You Should Follow on Instagram

7 Interior Designers You Should Follow on Instagram

By Aly Yale / May 3, 2021
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Redoing your house? Planning to buy a new one soon? Just love seeing beautiful houses? Don’t we all. Whatever your reason, Instagram is the platform to be on. This visual medium is a hub for all things design-inspired — as…

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What Is Flood Insurance? And When Is It Required?

What Is Flood Insurance? And When Is It Required?

By Aly Yale / April 19, 2021
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General homeowner’s insurance policies don’t cover flood-related damages. While they might extend to plumbing-related flooding, if your home is flooded due to a storm, hurricane, or another natural disaster, they won’t be of much help at all. In these situations,…

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5 Things Nobody Tells You About Renovating (or What I Wish I Knew Before Getting Started)

5 Things Nobody Tells You About Renovating (Or What I Wish I Knew Before Getting Started)

By Tara Mastroeni / April 12, 2021
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Renovating is a huge undertaking. If you’ve never done a renovation before, you may not know what to expect. With that in mind, I’ve decided to share with you some hard-earned lessons from my recent renovation experience. Read it over…

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4 Tips to Create a Comfortable and Functional Outdoor Living Space

4 Tips to Create a Comfortable and Functional Outdoor Living Space

By Tara Mastroeni / March 29, 2021
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As the weather continues to get nicer, many of us will be spending increasing amounts of time outdoors. With that in mind, it’s important to create an outdoor living space that is both comfortable and functional. How to create an…

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8 Tips for Decorating Your New House on a Strict Budget

8 Tips for Decorating Your New House on a Strict Budget

By Aly Yale / March 10, 2021
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Buying a house is an expensive endeavor. And while you’ll probably use a good chunk of your savings to do so, be careful not to use it all. Not only will you need funds for home maintenance, repairs, and unexpected…

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Coronavirus Renovation Diaries: We're Experiencing Pandemic-Related Delays

Coronavirus Renovation Diaries: The Final Reveal

By Tara Mastroeni / February 22, 2021
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Welcome back to the final installment of the Coronavirus Renovation Diaries! In my last update, I had finally begun to make some decent progress on my renovation. However, COVID-19 was still managing to make things difficult and slow things down…

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How to Choose a Home Security System

How to Choose a Home Security System

By Tara Mastroeni / February 5, 2021
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It’s only natural to want to keep your home safe — and choosing a home security system will go a long way towards giving you peace of mind. Below is a guide on how to choose the right home security…

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5 Tips to Help Spruce Up Your Work from Home Space

5 Tips to Help Spruce Up Your Work From Home Space

By Tara Mastroeni / January 14, 2021
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By now, most of us have been working from home for months and, in many cases, our workspaces are far from ideal. With that in mind, we’ve brought you a few tips to help you spruce up your work from…

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Hydrophonic Gardening: How to Get Started

Hydroponic Gardening: How to Get Started

By Aly Yale / January 8, 2021
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Hydroponic gardening comes with serious benefits — especially in the current economic climate. First off, it allows you to grow your own produce and potentially save tons of money (a big plus if your job’s been affected by the pandemic.) …

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5 Interior Design Trends to Look Out for in 2021

5 Interior Design Trends To Watch Out for in 2021

By Tara Mastroeni / December 31, 2020
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This year, the pandemic has had an effect on everything — from the way that we prepare to leave our homes each day, to the way that we plan to spend the holidays. With that said, it’s really no surprise…

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