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How Local Schools Can Impact Your Home’s Value
Posted Tuesday September 17, 2019 in Real Estate

Schools are, of course, an influence on surrounding home prices. A good school district can increase buyer demand within its boundaries, which in turn increases home values. Homes located in high-scoring school districts attract more buyers, including parents who want their children to go to good schools and others who understand that a good school […]

Tips To Prepare Your San Diego Lawn For Winter
Posted Sunday September 8, 2019 in Home Improvement

How homeowners treat their yard this autumn can determine the quality of their yard next spring and summer. Here are some helpful tips to help you lay a strong groundwork for a great yard next spring: Keep Mowing Grass still needs regular care to stay healthy. Grass that is too high may attract lawn-damaging field […]

Warning Signs That Pests May Be Damaging Your San Diego Home
Posted Sunday September 1, 2019 in Home Improvement

If you’ve noticed unusual signs of damage around your property, pests may be to blame. Rodents, insects and other types of pests can wreak havoc on properties. Here are some signs of pests possibly causing damage in your home. Unstable Floors The sudden feeling that the floors in your home are unstable could be a […]

How Much Should You Water Your Lawn?
Posted Sunday August 25, 2019 in DIY Home Improvement

Knowing just how much to water your lawn can get tricky. Water it too little, and you end up with a wilting, faded lawn. Water it too much, and you risk fungal growth from too much moisture and runoff that can unnecessarily boost your water bill. Watering your lawn is a task that can run […]

Behr Reveals Its Pick for 2020 Color of the Year
Posted Sunday August 18, 2019 in Home Improvement

A meadow-inspired green is paint firm Behr’s top pick for the 2020 Color of the Year. Color forecasters expect the hue, called “Back to Nature,” to surface in more home interiors over the next year to bring a sense of the outdoors to the indoors. “As we look ahead to a new decade, Back To […]

Things To Do Before the Movers Arrive
Posted Sunday August 11, 2019 in Real Estate

Working with professional movers is a great option for people making big moves, moving with kids, or moving large or fragile items that would be otherwise impossible to transport. But while many moving companies do a great job of providing end-to-end service, there are some things that only you can do to make the whole […]