DIY Home Projects to Build Property Value

Have some time on your hands and the desire to get the most bang for you buck when you sell your property? It’s time to become a DIY master. No, we’re not talking about decoupaging a new memory box. We’re talking about real upgrades to your home that will increase the sale price. Do-it-yourself home … Continued

How to Prepare Your Home for a Lucrative July Sale

Wondering about the best time to sell your Sacramento home? Turns out, summer isn’t just for lemonade stands and trips to the coast. It’s also the best time to sell a house. Families like to move in the summer so they can get settled in before the new school year begins. Childless professionals may also … Continued

What to Know About Spring Floods and Your Home

Spring showers are around the corner. Are you ready? Even if you don’t exactly live in a flood plain, you might be surprised at how quickly moisture can create serious damage in your property. In colder temperatures, snow melting combines with spring shower to create conditions that are prime for basement flooding and other issues. … Continued

Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

You spent some time winterizing your house — but are you ready for spring time? The rain, wind, and cooler temps that happen from November through February can wreak havoc on a number of different essential systems and materials at your home. Even if you did your best to prepare for winter, you should still … Continued

Staging Tips for Selling Your Home in 2020

Are you ready to move on up and out in 2020? When it comes to getting a buyer fast, there is perhaps nothing more important than how you stage your home. Staging is all about strategically decorating and arranging your home in a way that makes it appealing to a potential buyer. You want people … Continued

Common Plumbing Issues: Do You Know When to Call a Professional?

The average lifespan of most residential pipes is between 20 and 50 years, depending on the material used (brass and copper last longer than galvanized steel). Even though that sounds like a long time, you can experience leaks and breaks much sooner. Depending on the workmanship and installation of key plumbing parts — you could … Continued