Tactics to Boost Revenue for Landlords

Even if obtaining top dollar for a rental property, many landlords still find rising taxes and insurance prices pinching their overhead earnings. You may already have a way to increase your bottom line with minimal if any investment, using the space and tools that already exist at your property. To begin charging existing tenants, you'll […]

How to Get a Better House Appraisal

If you’re refinancing or selling your house, the lender will need an appraisal on your house. The appraisal should equal or exceed the amount requested for your loan in order for the creditor to accept the loan. When home values drop in an area, refinancing and selling can become harder if you have little equity […]

How to Determine Real Estate Value

Like shares, bonds and rates of interest, the housing market varies, which impacts land values over a time period. Many factors help determine the worth of your piece of real estate to comparable sales in the last 90 days in your neighborhood. Depending upon your needs and your budget it is possible to search for […]

Neat Little Job: Make a Mini Wooden Wall Console

A wall-mounted console can be useful in many ways, from just being another location to put down stuff to being a charging station for both phones and tablets. It fits next to a bed on a wall. Consider this project something that creates a little space where you might not expect it. Chris Hill This […]

5 Favorite Granites for Gorgeous Kitchen Countertops

Choosing a countertop material for your own kitchen remodel or new construct is a big choice. I often encounter clients with a mental block when it comes to making a determination on the numerous factors, like colour and border detail. Furthermore, when the countertop barrier is over, then there is cabinet selection. I enjoy granite […]

Arizona's Dialogue House Has Something New to Say

The Narrative of the Dialogue House in Phoenix spans a decade and a half. Architect Wendell Burnette designed the house from the late 1990s, earning a prestigious Progressive Architecture Award in 1999. It was built for one customer but fell into disrepair. The new owners, the Hylands, bought the house in 2010 if they were […]

Australian Vertical Gardens Create an Artful Outdoor Retreat

We have seen vertical gardening earlier, but in this residential remodeled backyard near Perth, Australia, picture designer Andrew Beck explores an alternate to the verdant, living tapestries we have come to expect. A home remodel left the backyard in shambles, with a recycled brick wall because its sole survivor. Beck jumped at the opportunity to […]

Decorate With Intention: Organizing Your TV Blend In

Gone (thankfully) are the days when all we wanted was to completely conceal the TV — those bulky armoires and oversized TV cabinets were not performing our living rooms any favors. And while many of us today are pleased to keep the TV visible, it’d still be nice to not let the”big black box” take […]

A Dream Home Made Out Of an Empty Austin Lot

Jeremy and Amber Scardino lived for 11 years across the street from the spot where they eventually built their dream home. “We loved the area we lived in so much that when we saw that a for-sale sign show up in the empty lot across the street one day we thought it just made sense […]