Madeline Walker and Debbie Byrnes


Home Staging Tips

Staging a house helps buyers imagine themselves living in it.
If you want to sell your home faster, staging a house may help. Staging a house gets your place showroom-ready. . .

Stay safe and have fun this Halloween!

People love a good Halloween scare, as long as know one gets hurt! That includes you and your home. Here are some great tips to keep your home safe, how to clean up after a good scare and how to keep your kids safe if you are out trick or treating with all the ghouls […]

It’s time to organize and declutter your home! Here’s How!

It seems everyone wants to get organized, but no one knows quite how to do it. Sure, people know all about the newest and niftiest shelving units and storage containers, but they don’t always put the strategies they’ve developed into practice. Figuring out how to organize your closet can be almost as daunting as deciding […]

Ways to Beat the Summer Heat without going Broke!

No, it’s not your imagination—it definitely is getting hotter. Staying cool this summer doesn’t have to cost you a fortune to keep the A/C running day and night. But where does a person turn for help making decisions about cooling off when it seems like everyone has something to sell? Fortunately, there are many energy-efficient […]

Designing Your Summer Garden! Make your home gorgeous!

It’s hot outside, and in the midst of planning your Fourth of July barbecue and prepping the pool for months of heavy use, remember that your plants are also waiting for a cool summer drink. Water, prune, feed and plant; before you know it fall will be here Most people are aware of the honeybee […]

The real estate market is really heating up, along with our weather!

Homebuyers cause a jump in new mortgage applications as more home finally hit the market. Home prices of existing homes have hit all time highs! And the most new homes in a decade were completed in May, but is it enough? After falling for two straight weeks, mortgage application volume rose 2.5 percent last week, […]

Home Improvements that really pay off!

Not all home improvements are created equal. These will reward you the most when it comes time to sell. Because while any home improvement that brings you joy is priceless, not all add as much home equity as you might expect. When it comes to home improvement, some dollars stretch more than others. And if […]

Get Your Yard and Patio Ready for Summer!

Whether it’s a microscopic-sized patio or a sprawling lawn the dimensions of a football field, your yard is packed with potential (think bonus room with one heck of a cross-breeze)! Our patio ideas and inspiring shortcuts will help you create the perfect summer BBQ zone or the best curb appeal on the block. No need […]

Get Your Yard Ready For The Summer Selling Season.

Increasing your home’s curb appeal is one of the most important parts to selling your home, it’s your potential buyer’s first impression – but did you know that most buyers won’t step foot out of their vehicle if the yard isn’t in good shape? Ideally the time to get started cleaning up your yard is […]

Get that backyard ready for summer!

Don’t think of your microscopic yard as a curse. Your tiny outdoor spot is actually an opportunity to get creative. Try these great ideas to make that outdoor space into something you will want to spend all your time in. These are hard or expensive Some will even enhance your home’s value. Others, at least, […]