Category New Homeowners

7 Motivational Tips on How to Clean More In 2018

New year, new resolutions. If you want to clean up and declutter your home in 2018, look no further. Here are 7 tips on how to make cleaning a little more bearable: Write it down Write down everything from your end result to how and when you want to complete it. By writing it down, […]

How to Get the Freshest Vegetables and Eggs

Growing concerns of health and sources of food are pushing us to shop for fresh local groceries. However, aside from going to the farmer’s market, you can also plant your own produce or raise some chickens in your backyard. Fresh food can be literally, steps away from your kitchen! Vegetable garden Planting vegetables is not […]

Winter Preparation for Home (Home Weatherization)

Although Phoenix does not get snow, the drastic temperature fluctuation can make our home operate inefficiently. Having a tightly sealed home is like having a good zip-up trench coat that can help you to retain heat in the body. By weatherizing your home, you can save up to 30% of your heating cost. Here is […]

Listen… Demystifying Strange Sounds in Your Home

Have you ever been home alone and heard some strange noise coming from the walls, bathroom, and even ceiling? These sounds are often indicators of needed home repair. A buzzing sound can be caused by an electrical problem. You can switch off the main power. If the buzz stops, an electrical problem is the most […]

7 Things Often Overlooked During a Final Home Purchase Walkthrough

A final walkthrough is usually requested a week before closing. This is typically 30 minutes long to make sure that your new house is in good condition and ready for move-in. Here are some things that you should check before closing. Turn on appliances Make sure they can complete one whole cycle. You might want […]