So you’re moving, congratulations! Whether your lease ended on your current apartment or you just closed on a new house, this is a big life change (and one to be proud of). However, it’s crucial to be mindful of all that moving entails—especially when it comes to finances. Here are some areas where expenses can really add up, … [Read more...] about Small Expenses That Add up with Moving
Looking to make your pool area more than just a place to swim? Follow these tips to transform your backyard pool into an ideal space for entertainment, play, and relaxation so that you can embrace all the little joys of summer. Bring on the shade (or sun). You might already have seating alongside your pool, but … [Read more...] about Revamp Your Pool Just in Time for Summer
To wrap up Preservation month I'd like to share an interesting article from the Craftsman Blog by Scott Sidler 6 Ways to Stop Demolition by Neglect By Scott Sidler • April 15, 2019 Demolition by neglect is when old buildings are destroyed not by the wrecking ball, but by time and neglect from owners who … [Read more...] about 6 Ways to Stop Demolition by Neglect
31 Ways to Celebrate Preservation Month Article by: National Trust for Historic Preservation Original Article Link: https://savingplaces.org/stories/31-ways-to-celebrate-preservation-month#.XNsOwhRKhHM We spend all year advocating for places that matter. During Preservation Month, we flex our preservationist … [Read more...] about 31 Ways to Celebrate Preservation Month
A Brief History of Preservation Month Every year in May, local preservation groups, state historical societies, and business and civic organizations across the country celebrate Preservation Month through events that promote historic places and heritage tourism, and that demonstrate the social and economic … [Read more...] about May Is Preservation Month: Celebrate with #ThisPlaceMatters
Don’t let your pool be what’s steering buyers away from your home—make it the main attraction and a must-have home feature! Here are some easy ways to spruce up your pool before it goes on the market this spring. Rid any weathering or damage. Take into account the type of pool you have: vinyl, fiberglass, concrete. … [Read more...] about Prepping Your Pool to Sell
Beds/Baths: 3/3.75 SqFt: 1,841 (Includes 400 sq ft guest house) This stunning 1940 brick home in the F. Q. Story Historic District has received a complete renovation! Restored homes as nice as this are rare. The main home has been extensively remodeled to be integrated with the period of the home. Two … [Read more...] about 926 W. Willetta Dr.- Stunning 1940 Brick Home in F.Q. Story!
The kitchen is perhaps the most important place in American homes, and it has been for at least the last 100 years. It not only serves as a place to cook meals but also a gathering place for family conversation and bonding. Kitchens are also great markers of how American culture and technological development have changed, and … [Read more...] about The Evolution of the American Kitchen