• Staging

    What is your front door saying to buyers?

    The front door is the first impression buyers will get of your home. So, what is yours saying to potential buyers? I am safe. The exterior-grade door is strong, sturdy and functions properly. It has a heavy-duty dead-bolt with a 1” throw bolt (never just privacy knobs or other interior grade handle sets). I am strong. The door is heavy-duty and free of deterioration, water dam- age, evidence of previous forced entry, or rot. I am working. Handles and hinges are fastened properly and the door closes easily and securely. It doesn’t creak, squeak or rub the frame. It re- quires only normal pressure and oper- ation to close tightly.…

  • Moving

    Quick tips to reduce moving stress

    (BPT) – Moving brings exciting possibilities of a different neighborhood, fresh spaces to decorate and new family traditions to be made. But it also means leaving behind people and places you love. While some sentimental items can be taken to your new place, many memories just aren’t transportable. That’s why it’s even more important to protect those goods that can make the move. To help ensure your treasured belongings arrive safely to your new home, be prepared and arm yourself with tools that make safeguarding your possessions simple and less stressful. Make room for new memories Although you want to preserve your memories, taking everything with you isn’t necessarily the…