Tips to saving money for first time home buyers

Finally ready to take the plunge and buy your first home? Be prepared: With markets down and prices rising, this is a tricky time to do so. Tricky, not impossible….

Buying a house vs. renting

Regardless of where you are or what kind of career path you’ve chosen, you’re going to need to live somewhere. Typically there are two different options: renting or buying a…

Why homes need to be water-wise

Drinkable water is both a precious and finite resource. And while other planets in our system have water for us, it’s not feasible to collect it. This is why we,…

The essentials of spring cleaning

When it comes to spring cleaning, the task tends to take up both spring and summer seasons with the amount of backlog that accumulates over the year. Here are a…

Gardening tips for beginners

This is the perfect season to start your own garden. Summer. Just the thought of starting your own garden can be daunting and quite stressful. But it doesn’t have to…

Creating the perfect multi-media room

With the high price of watching movies at the cinema and the disappearance of game arcades, more people are turning to creating their own home entertainment rooms. These are different…

How to make your bathroom better

You may not think of your bathroom as a nice place or somewhere you want to hang out for long periods of time. After all, you’re pretty much in there…

How to save water at home

As the old saying goes, “water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink.” Even though the Earth has oceans and seas of water, most of it isn’t fit for…

5 reasons to have an outdoor kitchen

Are you always entertaining guests and looking for a better way to do that? Is the outside of your home lacking something that stands out to visitors? Well, creating an…

Make your bedroom beautiful on a budget

Everyone wants their bedroom to be beautiful. Whether you are still stuck at home in your parent’s house, living on your own, or just married and moving into a shared…