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 

The Pros And Cons Of Doing A Universal Bathroom Remodel When Selling Your Townhome

Remodeling your townhome before you sell it can be a smart idea for a wide variety of reasons. You probably won't be able to remodel every part of it unless you have a great deal of available funds, so it's important to carefully determine the best remodeling options. A universal design for your bathroom will make sure that people of all ages and abilities can effectively use your bathroom. Giving your bathroom a universal design makeover may be a good idea, yet it won't be the best fit for every home seller. Read More 

Essential Changes for Achieving an Accessible Design in Your Home for Sale

When you prepare your home for sale, you may want to consider improving it in some small and big ways. Whether you have a house that will likely appeal to young families or seniors, you can attract more home buyers when you implement some universal design features in your home before putting it up for sale. You may want to consult your real estate agent before making any major changes to your house you hope to place for sell. 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 

Do You Really Need That Extra Bedroom?

When hunting for the perfect home, most buyers focus on homes that have one more bedroom than they have people. They figure they'll use this bedroom as a spare bedroom or for storage. But what if you come across a house that is seemingly perfect in other regards, but lacks that extra bedroom? Chances are, it is still a good buy. Here's why. You probably won't have that many house guests. Read More