Home Security Systems: Safety + Peace Of Mind

Home is where you’re supposed to feel safe. However, even properties in the most tranquil neighborhoods are still at risk from intruders. When you can’t afford a private security team or a pack of intimidating canines to guard your home, what can you do to protect your family? Thankfully, there are many measures you can take to keep your home safe.

8 Steps to Winterizing Your Home

The forecast is in: several inches of snow, ice and freezing rain are headed your way. Yep, there’s no doubt about it. Winter is coming. And you need to prepare your home for whatever it brings. Use these budget-friendly tips to brace yourself for anything the season hurls your way.

Hot Tub Maintenance: Everything You Need To Know

There’s nothing quite like unwinding after a long day in your very own backyard (or indoor!) hot tub. But with great comfort comes great responsibility—hot tubs typically require a whole lot of TLC. But no worries. Keeping your hot tub in great condition is easy with these maintenance tips.

How to Get a Beautiful Lawn Year-Round

Your lawn is the first thing people notice about your house. And like all things in life, it’s important to make a good first impression. Use these tips to help your home put its best foot—er, lawn—forward all year round.

Tips for Gardening: A Seasonal Breakdown

There are so many benefits to having your own garden, ranging from health perks (fresh veggies!) and curb appeal (make those neighbors jealous) to overall mental and emotional wellness (creative outlet, anyone?). And the best part is, with the right information, it’s easy to have a garden of your own.

Renting 101: How to Get Your Deposit Back

We’ve all been there: You find your dream rental home or apartment, you pay your landlord or leasing company a hefty deposit, you move in and live in your new place for several happy years. And then, something happens...