Visions of lush green lawns, English gardens bursting with color and a sparkling fountain filling the air with the tinkling of thousands of water drops may float through your head when dreaming of your ideal home. But, you’re responsible, so you’ve planned for your new home to be efficient: changing outdated toilets for modern low-flow […]Read More Landscape for Your Climate
Home buyers walk into a house with lots of questions. How much square footage does it have? How many bathrooms are there? Does the backyard have a fence? But soon they may be adding a new question to that list: How smart is the kitchen? With the spike in smartphone popularity, people have higher expectations […]Read More How Smart is Your Kitchen?
You know you do not want to take all of your old stuff to your new place. Chances are, you are planning to host a sale. Garage sale, yard sale, estate sale, rummage sale … no matter what you call it, here are some things to remember to make your sale a success. Have a […]Read More Yard Sale Basics
Does sound travel throughout your Buffalo home? Are you getting to know your neighbors through your walls, floors and ceilings? Are your teenagers driving you crazy with their music? Many homes have the kitchen just off the Master Bedroom and sometimes sounds just carry into your bedroom. Have you just thought you have to live with it?Read More Is Your Buffalo Home Noisy?
Advanced Home Inspections When the time nears to sell your Buffalo home, one extra bit of due diligence can pay off in the most meaningful way: helping you to get the best return on your investment. It’s not a requirement that every listing agent may suggest, but particularly if yours is an older home, it […]Read More Advanced Home Inspections
Nothing says “dated” like a kitchen trend from a decade ago. Consider giving your kitchen a makeover using timeless elements that are always in style. That way, no matter when you sell, your home is always ready. Color The simplest and most marketable hue for a kitchen is a clean, bright white. Look in any […]Read More Create a Timeless Kitchen
The biggest challenge to solar energy is the inability to both capture it and store it in any meaningful way. In fact, while efficiency in capturing solar power has increased from about 15 percent of most solar panel models to 35 percent efficiency in the higher ends, even when captured the energy grid is unable […]Read More Run Your House on a Battery
Not everyone can buy with cash these days! But increasing numbers of people are doing just that. Is it something that you should consider? According to Market Watch 43% of home buyers in 2014 so far have purchased with all cash. While some analysts believe that the cash-buying frenzy will not last, there is always […]Read More Do I Want to Buy with Cash?
As the temperatures heat up and barbeque season is in full swing, the outdoors beckons. Early morning coffee on the back deck as the sunrises and late evening gatherings to watch the stars come out do not require shade, but to fully utilize your outdoor area, consider these tips to expand your living space with […]Read More Expand Your Summer Living Space
There is a lot of talk about owning a home. It seems like everyone around you is buying a new home. Yet you do not own a home. Don’t worry you are not alone. There are many reason why you may not be able to purchase a home. Even while home prices are on the […]Read More You Are Not Alone If You Don’t Own A Home