• Home Value

    How to Green-Up Your Home’s Value

    (ARA) – Want a good way to help protect the value of your home? Remember these two words: green matters. Not green paint, mind you, but green space. It’s an umbrella term for the trees, lawn, shrubs and other plantings that can affect not only the salability of your home, but your utility bills as well. Which is why Project EverGreen, a national non-profit organization, is leading the charge to educate consumers about the many values of green space — especially as it affects their pocketbooks. According to Den Gardner, executive director of Project EverGreen, “research shows that improving the green space around your home can have real economic benefits.”…

  • Home Decor,  Staging

    Update Lighting

    Lighting is one of the most important parts of interior decorating, yet it’s often overlooked. If your home doesn’t have a lot of natural light, you should think about installing recessed lighting or new sconces. You want your visitors and potential buyers to see your beautiful home in the best of light! Contact me today for all of your real estate and home improvement needs!

  • Spring,  Yard & Garden

    Ring in Spring with Tulips

    (ARA) – Tulips are a vibrant, timeless symbol of spring. They are available from January through May and join groundhogs, grass and new leaves on trees as indicators that warmer weather is on its way. Their delicate shape, graceful posture and vibrant colors have inspired this flower’s popularity across cultures and throughout time. They are a great way to celebrate spring holidays, including Easter. Forever recognized as a symbol of spring, nothing is more appropriate to decorate for your spring festivities. Many spring celebrations focus on the concept of rebirth or renewal due to spring being the time of new life and planting new crops. Historically, it is a time…