Design Tips for Opening Up (Or Closing Off) a Space

It's 2021 and you do you dream about having an open floor plan in your compartmentalized home? Or pine for a little more privacy in your wide-open living room? You aren't alone! Many home owners find themselves in a home that they otherwise love, but with a layout that doesn't suit them. You might think that your only option is to remove/add walls, but this process is often prohibitively expensive, stressful, and time-consuming. Luckily, by implementing the proper design changes, you can create the illusion of opening up or closing off a space without actually changing the home's layout!

Here's How to Get the Most out of Your Vacuum

If you think there's no wrong way to vacuum, then think again! Like any tool, your vacuum cleaner will only perform its job most effectively when used in the proper manner. Yes, this means that there is a certain amount of technique involved with the simple task of pushing the appliance back and forth across the floor. Even if you hate vacuuming, taking a little extra time to follow this advice will result in a cleaner house and a longer-lasting floor, making the effort well worth your while.

Keeping Your Kitchen In Shape For Showings

organized kitchenWhen you list your home it may feel like you are in a constant state of limbo, never knowing when or if you will need to host possible buyers. Whether it’s a scheduled open house or just a showing your home needs to be in tip top shape at all times. Life doesn't always give you the time to keep every room perfect. The kitchen often known as a hub for constant family activity and meal preparation is a particularly hard room to keep in order. Here are a few tips that can help you keep your kitchen in the best shape that is possible.