Cheryl Bourland's blog

Additions to Your Home that Add Potential Value

Once you purchase a home there are things that can add to the enjoyment of your new space. Here are some things homeowners often don't regret adding to or updating on their property once a sale is finalized:

Want a Fence? Go Green!

No matter how nice your neighbors are, everyone wants privacy. If your backyard borders another property, installing a fence has probably crossed your mind at one point or another. Even if your backyard isn't in easy view, perhaps you want to block noise from a nearby street or simply like the secure feeling of being in an enclosed space? Whatever your reason, a living, green fence can solve many of the these issues without the drawbacks of a traditional wood or iron fence!

How Being More Energy Efficient Can Have A Positive Impact On Your Budget

solar panels being installedWhether you want to be kinder to the environment or you simply want to save money on your home expenses, making energy efficient choices is in your best interest. There are many ways that you can make simple changes that can have an impact on your pocketbook. Depending on how much initial work and money you want to invest depends on the change you will see. By consulting a professional for an energy audit you will be able to have a starting point in ways that you can make your home more energy efficient. He will be able to tell you if you are perhaps hemorrhaging energy from a leaky attic or if there are bigger issues that need to be addressed.