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5 Ways to Protect Your San Diego Home From Burglars
Posted Monday April 6, 2020 in Home Improvement

Burglars are most active during the summer and, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will likely be a desire to leave your home on vacation if travel restrictions are eased. Here are some steps you can take to protect your house against criminals during the warm days of summer: Stop Posting About Your Vacation Online […]

What To Spend Money On When Building A Home In San Diego
Posted Monday March 30, 2020 in Real Estate

Building a dream home in from the ground up is one of the most exciting things that you can do, but you need to be sure you’re investing your money in the right places. With a little bit of planning and research, your new home will be the perfect blend of form and function. Here […]

Paint Trends to Watch
Posted Monday March 23, 2020 in Home Improvement

Is gray cooling for interiors? Where do those trendy blues work best? Paint can do a lot to upgrade a space. Fixr, an online marketplace for home improvement services, spoke to home design experts to gather insights on the hot color trends for 2020. Here are a few trends they found in their study: Gray […]

Biggest Homeowner Remodeling Regrets
Posted Monday March 16, 2020 in DIY Home Improvement

Remodeling any aspect of a home can be a big job and a lot can go wrong when owners aren’t adequately prepared. Houzz, a home remodeling website, asked a panel of renovating experts the most common remodeling blunders they see. Here are a few of their responses. Not budgeting properly. Underestimating the costs of a […]

How Much Do You Need To Make To Live In The 15 Largest U.S. Cities?
Posted Friday March 6, 2020 in Real Estate

Home values vary considerably across the country, and that means aspiring buyers will need more—or less—money depending on where they’re putting down roots. For example, the median home value in San Francisco is nearly $1.2 million, compared to $170,000 in Philadelphia. Researchers with SmartAsset, a personal finance website, sought to find out how much consumers […]

Renovations That May Help Your San Diego Home Sell Faster
Posted Friday February 28, 2020 in Home Improvement

If you’ve decided to place your home on the market, you likely want it to sell as quickly as possible. Partially, this is for your own convenience. More importantly, though, the longer that a house sits on the market, the lower its final price tends to be. Therefore, before you list your home, you need […]