• January 26, 2021

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Easy ways to improve your home environment

(BPT) - While spending more time working, studying and playing at home, you may be more conscious than ever of your living environment. You're probably more aware than ever of the importance of cleanliness in your home, to keep your family healthy and comfortable.

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Wednesday 01/13/2021
5 ways to add fun and function to your garage
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - Now is the perfect time to create more living space in your home. Whether you need a place to take a break from daily stressors, get some work done or host friends and family, look no further than your own garage.

Tuesday 12/15/2020
Dreaming of owning a home? Here’s how to get started
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - This post is sponsored by Bank of America.

Monday 12/14/2020
4 ways to instantly upgrade your interiors
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - There’s a simple reason for the recent boom in home improvement: Everyone’s spending more time at home. Staying at home more makes it clearer what areas are lacking and reveals opportunities for upgrades. Fortunately, there are many ways to make a huge impact on the appearance of those rooms — instantly.

Thursday 12/10/2020
Designing beautiful and functional spaces for living, working and playing at home
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - Over the last year, life has been synonymous with ongoing changes, and chances are your home has had to adapt to these changes too. Your kitchen table might now be your office, the living room now serves as a classroom and your kitchen island is now a space for virtual social hours with friends. Are you longing for more functional and flexible spaces that work for your evolving needs? You're not alone.

Wednesday 12/02/2020
Top things homeowners forget when prepping their home for winter
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - In the winter, keeping the cold out and the heat in is everything. For many busy homeowners, it can be easy to overlook a few simple preventive maintenance tasks before cold weather sets in. Doing so can reduce the risk of home damage and help maximize energy efficiency. So before frigid temperatures are here for good, you can use this list to make sure your house is shipshape.

Wednesday 11/25/2020
Jumping on the real estate boom? Do your homework first
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

Monday 11/16/2020
People everywhere are being priced out of housing. But together, we can make it more affordable.
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - Over the years, the inventory of affordable homes has been in sharp decline, while home prices have risen dramatically. With housing becoming increasingly unaffordable, the shortage of safe and affordable homes is affecting more and more prospective homebuyers every day. However, potential impacts go beyond individual would-be homeowners, with growing implications for society at large. This problem has no one solution, but with collaboration across the entire housing industry, together we can create more opportunity for more people to achieve sustainable, long-term homeownership.

Friday 11/06/2020
5 top tips for refinishing hardwood floors
Updated: January 26, 2021 - 2:35 am

(BPT) - Since spending more time at home, you’ve probably started eyeing projects that need attention. If so, you’re not alone — Houzz home renovation website reported a 58% increase in leads for home improvement professionals this past summer.

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