Top 10 Rainy Season Plants

Almost every populated area on the planet has a rainy season, with desert climates being the only real exceptions. Here in the northeastern United States, the rainy season (or “mud season” as we call it) is Mar... Read More...

Rebuilding After a Natural Disaster

If there’s one inescapable fact in life, it’s that we cannot control the weather. We can cure diseases, make life easier with the advent of new technologies, and even go to space, but when it comes to a natural... Read More...

The Safe Way to Do-It-Yourself

There are few things more satisfying than working on your own home improvement project. Opting to do-it-yourself not only saves you from having to pay someone else’s labor rates, it’s also a way to put a little... Read More...

Tips + Tales: A Christmas Tree Story

For many families, there is no more iconic symbol of the holidays than a Christmas tree. Whether as a tree-shaped cookie, an illustration on a card, or an actual tree standing over an array of presents with tin... Read More...

Professional Tips for Buying a New Home

Buying a home for the first time is one of the real biggies in life, and employing a sensible approach can save you some time, trouble, and money. As with all of life’s challenges, buying a home comes at a cost... Read More...

Renter’s Guide to House Hunting

Searching for a rental home can be a stressful and frustrating process. I’ve been involved in close to a thousand lease signings both as a renter and as a multi-unit property manager, and I’ve seen the good, ba... Read More...