Grandma’s Attic: Determining What Art Is Junk And What’s Worth Money

It's pretty amazing how much junk people can accumulate over the years. When a parent or grandparent passes away, it's up to the children to clean out the homes and determine what items are valuable, what items have sentimental value, and what things should be tossed right in the dumpster. Things can become really complicated when it comes to any pieces of art that may be left in the attic. The world of art is very tricky. Read More 

Tips for Minimizing Damage from Flooding Until Professionals Arrive

If your home has been unfortunate enough to suffer flooding, you probably called for professional assistance immediately. This is important because it will allow you to keep the damage under control and resolve any potential problems as quickly as possible. However, there are actions that you can take to also help reduce the chances that your beloved personal possessions will be permanently damaged or that you will have a lot of expensive repairs to do after the professionals leave. Read More 

Turned Off By Online Exposure? 7 Ways To Protect Your Cyber-Self

From the moment you turn on any device, be it your phone, desktop or streaming television, you're vulnerable to hackers, spammers, thieves and other types of criminals who can turn your life upside down in a nanosecond. Don't become a victim, be informed and alert, instead. Don't turn on that device until you know how to keep you and your data safe. The following information will set you up for a safer experience online. Read More 

Cat Peed on the Upholstery? DIY Tips to Get the Stain Out

Cat pee on upholstery can be a big problem. Unless the upholstery is cleaned very well, the cat urine stain can smell very bad. In addition, cats have a way of peeing in the same place multiple times. Removing the stain entirely may discourage your cat from repeating the offense, but stain removal of this nature can be a challenge. The following tips will help you remove cat urine from your home's sofa, love seat, or upholstered arm chair. Read More 

5 Tips For Utilizing Your Packing Material To Set Up A Compost Pile After A Move

One of the benefits of hiring professional packing services is that you have more time to plan creative projects in your new home instead of packing and unpacking your belongings. Before you resell your materials to your packing company or recycle them, you may want to consider using some or all of your packing materials to start a compost pile for your garden. With proper planning, packing materials can provide the perfect base for your compost system. Read More