As Christmas approaches, the excitement to buy, buy, buy is in the air. Christmas trees may be green, but the holiday is not. Wasteful purchases, non-recyclable wrapping paper, disposable items, high utility bills and freight costs takes a toll on Mother Earth. By shopping local, making your own gifts, upcycling/recycling, and reducing waste, you can not only make the Christmas season more sustainable, but also save money and have a positive impact on your environment.
Whether it’s your first time buying or you just want to purchase something smaller, townhouses and condos are both great options. Check out the differences between the two to help aid you in your search! CondominiumsCondominiums are similar to apartments in that you purchase an individual unit inside of a larger building, but not the property it sits on. This generally includes access to the building’s amenities, such as the clubhouse, pool, and gym. However,
PRIORITY TASKS BEFORE MOVING TO A NEW HOME Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should cover first. Change the locks Even if you’re promised that new locks have been installed in your home, you can never be too careful. It’s worth the money to have the peace
Although currently dimly lit and a little rough on the eyes, your unfinished basement still has a lot of potentials. With just a little love and the help of the following ideas, you can spice it up in no time and get some great use out of the space. 1. Add a pop of color. Give your basement a whole different look without a big renovation by adding some color to space. Consider painting and
Your moving day is set and it’s time to start preparing. As you’re making your lists and checking them twice, don’t forget to factor in your furry friends. Here are some tips for making sure the process goes smoothly. Medical records. When moving to a different city or state, one of the main things you need to take into consideration is finding a new veterinarian that is the right fit for you and your pet.