3 Tips To Help Your Senior Parents Prepare To Downsize And Move

If your senior parents have sold their house and are preparing to move into a smaller one, you may need to step in and help them complete the entire moving process. This may involve hiring a moving company for them, helping them pack, and giving them guidance as they decide what to keep and what to get rid of. As you prepare for this big event, here are some tips that may be helpful to you as you create a plan for this event. Read More 

2-Step Guide For Naturally Controlling A Small Drywood Termite Colony In Your Home

After finding a small colony of drywood termites in your home, you may want to take care of it before the population spreads. If you are reluctant to use harsh chemicals, the following two-step guide will provide a less toxic, natural alternative for killing and controlling the unwanted pests. Step 1:  Treat The Affected Wood With An Oily Solution The first step involves treating the wood with a solution containing neem and orange oils. Read More 

When You Don’t Want Your Backyard Pests To Leave Angry (You Just Want Them To Leave)

If you're dealing with a mountain of molehills or a swarm of bees in your backyard, you're probably researching the quickest way to eradicate these pests. However, you may be squeamish about actually causing these animals (or insects) any pain or long-term damage. Fortunately, there are a number of humane ways to evict your pests without causing them any harm. Read on to learn how to rid yourself of honeybees and moles in a safe, humane, and effective manner. Read More 

Custom Relocation Services: Why The Type Of Moving Crate Used Matters

If you are moving cross country or to another country, there are many benefits to hiring a custom relocation service. They can help you find housing, enroll your children in new schools and arrange for the transport of your belongings from your old home to your new one. There are many factors that must be considered when selecting a custom relocation service. However, one of the most overlooked factors is what type of moving crates they use. Read More 

What Are Your Rights And Responsibilities When Renting A Vacation Home?

Each state has a number of tenant rights organizations that provide legal assistance and advice to tenants. Whether you're renting a room, an apartment, or a freestanding house, you have certain rights and responsibilities that allow you to enjoy a safe, well-maintained property for as long as you pay rent and follow other leasing obligations. However, the legal rights you have when renting a short-term property -- such as a vacation or summer home -- are a bit less clear. Read More