Small Business Spotlight: Your Pocket Architect

Small Business Spotlight: Your Pocket Architect

The world needs more small businesses. Those small businesses need more support. The support has to come from people like you and me. So, I wanted to take the time to shine the spotlight on an exceptional small business. I recently connected with Jenn Smith, 

How to Avoid the Hidden Danger in Washing Machines: Mold

How to Avoid the Hidden Danger in Washing Machines: Mold

Before moving to our current home, we lived in many apartments with in-unit laundry. Each washing machine was front-loading, and if I am being honest, I have been a bit traumatized by front-loading washing machines. I’ve learned to leave the washing machine door open after 

Tips for Moving From a Military Spouse

Tips for Moving From a Military Spouse

When you are a military spouse, moving is par for the course. With every move, you develop more strategies to help the process go smoothly and efficiently. Military spouses also benefit from the tight-knit community of military families, each with their own tips on how to navigate

How to Pack Fragile Items Like a Pro

How to Pack Fragile Items Like a Pro

Moving to a new home, city, or even country is an exciting new adventure. Though it is always hard to say goodbye to friends and family, many people look forward to the prospect of a new life and meeting new people. However, as thrilling as …

5 Ways to Protect Your Belongings During a Move

5 Ways to Protect Your Belongings During a Move

When you are moving to a new home, it is vital to protect your belongings. Whether it’s your computer or your passport, everything you own has to get from your old home to your new home. You must be strategic in planning, to secure your 

9 Updates To Make To Your Home Before Moving In

9 Updates To Make To Your Home Before Moving In

Moving into a new home is one of the more exciting moments in your life, but it certainly doesn’t come without its challenges. Besides choosing among the best national moving companies or local moving services to assist with your move, as well as keeping your move-out checklist on track…

Uninsured Vs Insured Contractors: A Guide

Uninsured Vs Insured Contractors: A Guide

Homeowners looking for a contractor to help build their home often go for options to save on expenses. As such, they would rather hire unlicensed and uninsured contractors who offer their services at cheaper rates. Situations like this are the reason…

Moving Checklist & Timeline for Med Families

Moving Checklist & Timeline for Med Families

I see you. Your partner is spending long hours in med school or at the hospital training to become a Doctor. Or perhaps your partner has completed training and is looking to move on to a new opportunity. Summer will be here soon, which means 

Found the Perfect Home? Now Find the Right Loan & Lender

Found the Perfect Home? Now Find the Right Loan & Lender

A terrific neighborhood. The perfect number of bedrooms and baths for the kids. The amenities and small details, from that gourmet fridge to the wood-burning fireplace, that makes a home “just right” for you and your family. Finding your dream home can be a joyous experience. But…

10 Tips to Increase Your Home’s Value

10 Tips to Increase Your Home’s Value

For many people, buying a home is considered a massive achievement. For others, it is a smart investment in their financial future. While regular mortgage payments can build up home equity over time, it is reassuring to know that you can make certain changes and upgrades to increase your home’s value significantly.