Finding Extra Room in a Rental

Students and big city dwellers know the drill: affordable apartments are not exactly synonymous with huge spaces. We’ve all lived in tiny spaces at one point in our lives. When you live in a tiny house, at least, you have some options: you can knock out walls, change things around and even build an addition. […]

How to Use Your Yard Year-Round

If you’re not using your yard all year long and you live in a four-season climate, you probably are wasting some of your home’s value. The reality is, you can transform your garden into a year-round point of interest, if you: 1) Set up a cookout area that works year-round. If you love to barbeque, […]

Dreaming Big in Small Apartments: Fast Fixes for Small Spaces

Tiny homes and apartments are enjoying a comeback. Small spaces are easy on the budget (and the heating bill) and are enjoying a boom as people look for ways to downsize and live in a more eco-friendly way. In larger cities, small studio apartments and homes are just a reality – unless you happen to […]

How to Keep Your Walkways from Getting Icy

One of any homeowners more annoying chores during the winter is finding a good way to get rid of the ice that forms on their walkway. A number of solutions are available, but you need to do a little research and find the answer that will work best for you. Here are a variety of […]