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What to Consider When Re-modeling for a Sunroom

What to Consider When Re-modeling for a Sunroom

Sunrooms– a room of many names and a valuable addition to the home. People also refer to the outdoor-like space as a conservatory, garden room, sun parlor, patio, and solarium. The rooms contain windows or screens on all three sides. Placing the room on the most southern side of the home provides maximum exposure to sunlight If…

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By Kendra, 07/14/2017 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.
How to Buy Local When Local is New to You

How to Buy Local When Local is New to You

If you’re new to your area, buying local is a great way to get out and learn more about the area you moved to! But, if you’re totally new to the area, you might not be sure where to start. Moving can be overwhelming, but learning about town events is easier than you think! Here…

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By Kayleigh, 07/10/2017 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.
These Simple Garage Upgrades Can Help Transform Your Home

These Simple Garage Upgrades Can Help Transform Your Home

Whether you’re buying, selling, or just trying to live your life in your home, the garage probably isn’t a top priority for updates. It’s likely at the bottom of the list–even less attractive than the unfinished basement. But your garage doesn’t have to be. It can be so much more than a place to park…

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By Sarah, 07/07/2017 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.
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!
5 Summer Color Trends for Your Kitchen

5 Summer Color Trends for Your Kitchen

Color is powerful. Kitchen appliances can be drab, mostly coming in neutral colors like white, black, and silver. It’s not uncommon for people to decorate their kitchen to go along with appliances and skip out on color. This summer, consider adding some color to your kitchen!  It can brighten a room, and even impact the mood…

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By Kendra, 06/23/2017 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.
5 Most Important Qualities to Look for in a Realtor

5 Most Important Qualities to Look for in a Realtor

When it comes to choosing a realtor, the options sometimes seem endless. Your best friend knows someone who is married to a realtor. You neighbor is a realtor. You’re looking at three local real estate websites and they all seem to have many great agents available. So, where and how do you make a good…

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By Kayleigh, 06/19/2017 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.
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So, You Wanna Sauna?

So, You Wanna Sauna?

A lot of people want a pool in their backyard or even an indoor swimming pool or hot tub. Me? Well, I want a relaxation space, and one of the most recent home trends involves an at-home sauna. Saunas have been around for years. With such a rich history and numerous health benefits, there are…

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By Kayleigh, 06/12/2017 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.
How to Eliminate Pet Odors From Your Home

How to Eliminate Pet Odors From Your Home

Having a stinky pet can be more than just a minor inconvenience at home, especially if you’re trying to sell it—your home, that is. Not your pet. If you can recall those Febreeze nose blind commercials, it’s like that. Except instead of your friends and loved ones having a cat couch intervention, your pet odorous…

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By Sarah, 06/09/2017 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.
5 Ways to Brighten Up Your Backyard

5 Ways to Brighten Up Your Backyard

With the warmest months of the year approaching, gathering with friends and family will be on your mind. This means pulling out the grill and getting your outdoor space ready. If you feel your patio or deck is a bit drab and needs a makeover, don’t fret. Here are 5 ways to brighten up your backyard…

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By Kendra, 06/02/2017 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.
A Thyme for Herbs

A Thyme for Herbs

Do you enjoy cooking flavor-filled dishes? Do you only opt for fresh ingredients? Then you should plant your own herb garden! A great feature about planting your own herbs is that they’re low maintenance and they don’t have to be planted in the ground– herbs can be conveniently planted in pots right outside of the…

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By Kendra, 05/26/2017 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.