Today's Ask the Expert column features Patty McNease, director of Marketing for Homes.com. Q: How can staging pave the way for a better sell? A: Staging allows your clients to show off the unique features of their home that buyers can come to love. During the holiday season, staging can make ... » Learn More about Ask the Expert: How Can Staging Pave the Way for a Better Sell?
From Google Home to Amazon Echo, smart speakers are hitting the market in droves. But while they seem like the next “must have,” what do they really do? And do you really need one? First things first, according to WhatIs.com, a smart speaker is a wireless and smart audio playback device that uses ... » Learn More about 5 Ways Your Smart Speaker Can Help out Around the House
When it comes time to refreshing our walls with a new coat of color, we all have our favorite hues. But it’s always worth taking a look at the colors the experts choose as trending shades for the year ahead. The editors at remodeling.com compiled the 2018 picks from the top paint companies. So ... » Learn More about Painting Project in the Works? Consider the Colors of 2018
You might be patting yourself on the back for how good you’ve become at recycling around the house. But not so fast…there's a right and wrong way to recycle, and if you’re doing it the wrong way, you may be doing the environment more harm than good. According to Republic Services, Inc., not ... » Learn More about Life at Home: What’s Your Recycling IQ?
Brrr, it's cold in here! If that's what you say every time you enter your living space, despite your heater working hard, you likely have an air leak. In a survey commissioned by Duck® brand and conducted online by Harris Poll, almost two-thirds of Americans live in a home that needs ... » Learn More about 3 Ways to Check for Air Leaks in Your Home