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5 home resolutions for 2019

5 home resolutions for 2019

You know that popular mantra, “new year, new me?” Well, if you’re still looking to make some personal resolutions now that we’ve reached a new year, you might want to consider adding resolutions for your home, too. As life gets busy, it’s easy to neglect the various projects around the home. Whether it’s the little…

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By Sarah, 01/02/2019 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.
What is a Good Faith Deposit? | Ask the Experts

What is a Good Faith Deposit? | Ask the Experts

Buying your first home is an exciting moment! There’s a lot that goes into purchasing real estate that might leave you with a lot of questions. Working with an experienced professional will help build your real estate knowledge and simplify the process. We’ve created our Ask the Experts series to answer some of your most…

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By Sarah, 12/28/2018 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.
Combat Clutter in the New Year

Combat Clutter in the New Year

A new year means a fresh start. One great way to start 2019 is by completing projects that you’ve been putting off for months. Perhaps eliminating clutter from your home is one of them. If so, here are some helpful tips to declutter your home for the New Year. 1. Eliminate unnecessary paper products Digitize…

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By Tara Siegel, 12/26/2018
Will I Save Money by Selling My Home Myself? | Ask the Experts

Will I Save Money by Selling My Home Myself? | Ask the Experts

Our second installment in our “Ask the Experts” series talks about whether or not you’ll save money if you sell your own home. This is a common question many home owners ask when it comes time to sell their home. While it may be tempting to sell your home on your own, you may find…

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By Kayleigh, 12/21/2018 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.
Getting ready for the holidays with Curb Appeal

Getting ready for the holidays with Curb Appeal

With everything going on in the next week, you may still want to get some decorating in before but aren’t sure where to start. Here are our top posts on getting ready for the holidays! From last-minute shopping to how to recycle your tree, here are our holiday-ready posts, all in one spot for your…

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By Kayleigh, 12/17/2018 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.
Things to Consider when Negotiating With A Buyer | Ask the Experts

Things to Consider when Negotiating With A Buyer | Ask the Experts

When you’re looking to sell your home, there is no better feeling in the world than receiving your first offer. This feeling is perhaps only topped by receiving multiple offers on your home. In most circumstances, some form of negotiation is inevitable. While you want to get the best price possible for your home, the…

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By Sarah, 12/14/2018 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.
Tips on Fire and Carbon Monoxide Safety from Kingston/Forty Fort Chief of Police

Tips on Fire and Carbon Monoxide Safety from Kingston/Forty Fort Chief of Police

The below post was written for us by Kingston\Forty Fort Fire Chief, Frank Guido. Fire Safety Tips First and foremost, I would recommend that every home have a minimum of one smoke detector on every level of their home. It’s also recommended that all homes have one smoke alarm in every bedroom and that those batteries…

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By Kayleigh, 12/12/2018 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 do I Choose a Realtor? | Ask the Experts

How do I Choose a Realtor? | Ask the Experts

When beginning the search for a home, or starting the selling process, there are always a lot of questions to be asked. We took to the local community to gather some of the most asked real estate questions and had our team of experienced agents answer them for you. Our first question, “How do I…

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By Kayleigh, 12/07/2018 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.
8 Home Maintenance Tips for Sellers

8 Home Maintenance Tips for Sellers

Regularly maintaining your real estate property can help retain the value of your house. A few quick fixes before selling a home are essential before placing your home on the market. With a little bit of repair, along with renovation and presentation, you can get the highest price for your listing when it’s time to…

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By Virginia Rose, 11/28/2018
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.