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Last Minute Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas for a Fabulous Holiday

Last Minute Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas for a Fabulous Holiday

Is anyone else still trying to come to terms with Thanksgiving being so early this year? It just snuck up on us all so quickly! If you’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, you probably have a lot on your plate right now. As you make preparations for food, family, and friends, the table setting might be…

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By Sarah, 11/14/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Ten Ways to Boost Curb Appeal This Fall

Ten Ways to Boost Curb Appeal This Fall

When the cold weather comes to northeastern Pennsylvania, we tend to retreat into our homes and curb appeal falls to the wayside. But, if you have a house for sale this autumn, you want homebuyers to fall for your real estate listing before they even walk through the front door. Here are some simple yet…

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By Tara Siegel, 10/22/2018
Weekend Project: DIY Screen Replacement

Weekend Project: DIY Screen Replacement

If you have any furry creatures in your home, you may have a screen or two that look a little worn out. With Spring comes the perfect time to update the parts of your home that got a little beaten up over the winter. For us, it was the screens. We took advantage of the…

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By Megan Sterenchock, 05/30/2018 Megan is a recent homebuyer who is sharing her experience with us! Interested in guest blogging with us? Send an email to curbappeal [at] lewith-freeman [dot] com!
Add Some Curb Appeal to Your Home With an Easy DIY Custom Doormat

Add Some Curb Appeal to Your Home With an Easy DIY Custom Doormat

Just because you walk all over it, doesn’t mean your doormat can’t be stylin’.  Is your front door looking a little lackluster? Do you wish your stoop was a bit more of a showstopper? Are you trying to find the perfect housewarming gift for the BFF that already has everything? I’ve got two words for…

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By Sarah, 03/16/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
The DIY Toolkit: Essentials for Every Project

The DIY Toolkit: Essentials for Every Project

If you’re a hands-on kind of person, you most likely enjoy do-it-yourself (DIY) projects. DIY projects are one of the easiest ways to liven up your space, and few things are more satisfying than successfully completing one. Further, there are DIY projects for every room including the bedroom, kitchen, and living room. You can organize,…

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By Kendra, 01/19/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
Butcher Block Transformation: A DIY Journey

Butcher Block Transformation: A DIY Journey

With the purchase of a home, new or old, comes many many projects. It the personal touches that make a house a home. One of the most important areas in a home, in my opinion, is the kitchen. Counter space in my kitchen is limited and I had the opportunity to bring back to life…

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By Megan Sterenchock, 12/25/2017 Megan is a recent homebuyer who is sharing her experience with us! Interested in guest blogging with us? Send an email to curbappeal [at] lewith-freeman [dot] com!
A Last-minute Friendsgiving to Remember

A Last-minute Friendsgiving to Remember

Maybe you’re in a new home or apartment this year and you want to be the one who entertains for the holidays. But having both your friends and family over for Thanksgiving might just not be possible… and you just realized this the other day. Fear not! There is still time to throw an amazing…

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By Kayleigh, 11/20/2017 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
A Clean Home is a Happy Home! – Hardwood Floors

A Clean Home is a Happy Home! – Hardwood Floors

Before we could start moving our furniture and belongings into the home things need to be cleaned! At least by my standards. The home we purchased has hardwood floors, so we started with cleaning them. I’ve never lived in a home with hardwood floors, so I had to do a lot of research before we…

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By Megan Sterenchock, 09/25/2017 Megan is a recent homebuyer who is sharing her experience with us! Interested in guest blogging with us? Send an email to curbappeal [at] lewith-freeman [dot] com!
Home Repairs to Never DIY

Home Repairs to Never DIY

Exercising the creative part of your brain to solve problems is great, but there are some repairs that should be left to the professionals—especially in the home. With the digital age, people have access to an infinite amount of information with the touch of a button. It is not uncommon for people to search videos or…

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By Kendra, 08/04/2017 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
So, you want to buy a fixer-upper?

So, you want to buy a fixer-upper?

Hi! My name is Megan and I had the crazy idea of buying a fixer-upper! I don’t have much experience with homes other than living in them and, even at that, it’s been mostly in apartments. Whenever I had an issue or wanted something, I just made a phone call and the landlord took care…

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By Megan Sterenchock, 07/03/2017 Megan is a recent homebuyer who is sharing her experience with us! Interested in guest blogging with us? Send an email to curbappeal [at] lewith-freeman [dot] com!