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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.
How to Use Any Space in Your Home

How to Use Any Space in Your Home

You look at it every day–the spaces in your home that you can’t quite figure out what to do with. You’d love to use every square foot of your beautiful home, but it can be difficult with small and oddly shaped areas. Luckily, there are solutions for these difficult-to-design spaces! In Small Corners Making the…

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By Kendra, 11/12/2018 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.
8 Tips to Sell Your Home Quickly

8 Tips to Sell Your Home Quickly

Once a seller has listed their home, one of the most common questions a realtor receives is “How Can I Sell My Home Quickly?” Lewith & Freeman has been selling houses in Northeastern PA since 1921. That experience has taught us what buyers are looking for and how sellers can prepare their home for sale…

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By Tara Siegel, 11/05/2018
How to Prepare for an Open House

How to Prepare for an Open House

Holding an open house is a great way to get potential buyers through the door. The more people who see your home, the better chance it has of selling quickly for a better price. When selling your home with Lewith & Freeman, use these helpful open house tips to make it happen: 1- Advertise Online…

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By Virginia Rose, 10/26/2018
Get Rid of Humidity with Dehumidifiers

Get Rid of Humidity with Dehumidifiers

When it rains a lot, things get a little uncomfortable… to say the least. Humidity is part of that heat, and it can lead to mold, insects, peeling paint or wallpaper, and even rotting wood. It’s important to understand how dehumidifiers work in order to determine which kind you should buy. How dehumidifiers work Depending…

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By Kayleigh, 09/18/2018 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.
How to get started with composting

How to get started with composting

So you want to compost, but don’t think you have the space to do it? Don’t let that stop you! When I started composting I didn’t even have a yard and I made it work. After doing a little bit of research, I realized it was much simpler than I’d thought. If you’re thinking about composting, read…

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By Megan Sterenchock, 06/26/2018 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!
How to Switch to a Non-Toxic Home

How to Switch to a Non-Toxic Home

The more we learn about what’s actually in the items we use at home every single day, the more some of us worry. This is especially the case when children and pets are part of the picture. If you’re thinking about making the switch to a non-toxic home, read more to learn how to get…

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By Kayleigh, 06/18/2018 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.
Cozy Minimalist Design and Decor

Cozy Minimalist Design and Decor

Re-designing your home or moving into a new one is a great opportunity to design in a new way, and cozy minimalism does the trick. The style allows you to focus on the power of opposites. It’s the style that allows the texture of a handmade pillow to make a bold statement against a sleek…

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By Kendra, 06/11/2018 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.
Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas

Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas

We all aspire to have a lawn with low maintenance landscaping. Who doesn’t want an array of beautiful foliage creating a timeless landscape with a lot less work? Plus, it’s a great way to boost your curb appeal and enhance your home’s overall look. Here are a few low maintenance landscaping ideas so you can ditch…

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By Kendra, 06/04/2018 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.
How to Transform a Child’s Bedroom When They Move Out

How to Transform a Child’s Bedroom When They Move Out

So, the kids are all grown up and are starting to move out of the homestead. Maybe a job took them to a new city, or they’re getting married, or swear—now that they’re going away to school—they’ll never be back. We all know how these things go. If you find yourself in the position of…

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By Sarah, 06/01/2018 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.
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