Pride, Property, & Protection

Pride, Property, & Protection

Parades and protests are often organized with peaceful intentions, but often there’s an opposition who would see to its disruption, causing destruction, leaving the original party to blame. Here is how you can protect your homes in businesses during such instances.
The Guest-Friendly Bathroom

The Guest-Friendly Bathroom

One of the first questions a guest will ask you is where the bathroom is. Despite the opportunity, not many people realize the guest bathroom is a great way to make an impression. Here are our best tips that will make it a great one.
Maximizing Organization

Maximizing Organization

Getting the most out of your space is a priority in any house, and triply so in Southern California. Here are a few small ideas to help get some more value out of your living spaces.
A SoCal Home Garden in January

A SoCal Home Garden in January

Looking for a new hobby? Why not try gardening? It’s an efficient way to incorporate organic vegetables and fruit into your diet. Here are recommendations for ones that will grow best in the early part of the year.
Why You Should Finally Get That Sliding Door

Why You Should Finally Get That Sliding Door

Sliding doors are an understated, but essential items of a California home. From letting in some glorious sunlight, to opening up your living space, to being helpful in curbing your heating bill, we have plenty of reasons here for you to consider why you should add one to your home today!
DIY Done Right

DIY Done Right

Inspired by the project you saw on HGTV or Pinterest, but have concerns about realistically implementing them into your next home project? We understand your concern. That’s why we’ve found a few ways for you to get hands-on, without worrying about having to hire a professional to come in once the job is done!
Everything Except the Kitchen Sink

Everything Except the Kitchen Sink

Oh, how to change up your kitchen? Let us count the ways! In fact, we've got four, FOUR ideas that can help you make what is sure to be one of the busiest rooms of your house (or if not yet, is sure to be).
Can’t Find the Right Shade?

Can’t Find the Right Shade?

Remember when toilet paper was hard to find? Now it's paint cans! Yes, with many becoming overly acquainted with their home walls over the past couple of years, applying new colors is an easy creative fix to alleviate over familiarity. However, high demand makes paint harder to find. Check out these solutions to getting you that much needed new coat of paint.
Avoiding the Contracting Scams

Avoiding the Contracting Scams

In an ideal world, what you see is what you should get. That's not always the case, especially when hiring a contractor for your next home project. To give yourself some piece of mind, here are a few ways you're scammed out of your valuable time, money, and patience.
Easy Ways to Save Money on Home Repairs

Easy Ways to Save Money on Home Repairs

There's nothing quite like making a much wanted to change your home. There's also nothing like that sinking feeling when you realize how much that dream back deck or new counter is going to cost. We understand too! That's why we're here to provide you idea to make the process smoother and more cost effective.
WFH Essentials in 2021

WFH Essentials in 2021

Are you starting to realize you made too many Amazon purchases in the last couple years and your house looks more like a warehouse than a home? Maybe on a walk, you saw your neighbors garage filled to the brim with clutter, and as you were about to silently shade them, realized you're not too far off. Here's a few things to keep in mind to help you let go and keep your own home tidy!
How Do I Pick The Right Contractor?

How Do I Pick The Right Contractor?

So, you know it's time to get that renovation project going. You've googled and you think you have found the right contractor for the job...but, you not yet 100% sure it's the right call. We've got a few questions you will want to ask every contractor when interviewing for your next home project.
Staying Insured During the Renovation Process

Staying Insured During the Renovation Process

Any cautious homeowner has likely looked into or purchased homeowners insurance. Whether it’s to cover potential natural disasters, loss of items, and your investments. So if you’re considering a remodel, this may be the first place you should look. Without insurance policies covering renovations, premiums would rise incredibly. So now is the time to either […]
Going Green in Your Garden

Going Green in Your Garden

Planting, composting, and mulching may seem like a lot of hard work, but the time and money they save you in the long term can be well worth the investment. With resources at your fingertips (and often already in your backyard) there’s no reason to not build or maintain your garden in a more sustainable […]
National Home Improvement Month Deals

National Home Improvement Month Deals

Every month is a National "Something" Month, but one you want to remember is that May is National Home Improvement Month. Why do you want to remember that? Because, you're sure to find big savings for that home project you're thinking about. Check out these great deals and discounts now!
The Second Wave of Home Renovation

The Second Wave of Home Renovation

Home renovation has been on an upswing since the start of the pandemic. Homeowners and DIY-ers are pushing a market that hasn't seen as wide a demand in such a short period of time for the last decade.
Dreaming of a Full Night’s Rest?

Dreaming of a Full Night’s Rest?

Are you dreaming of getting a good night's rest instead of actually getting a good night's rest? We've been there, and we've got a few solutions by way of changing up your surroundings, that is sure to help you ease off into that gentle, sweet sleep you are craving.
Should I Renovate Before Selling?

Should I Renovate Before Selling?

When you move into a new home, are there things you find that you wish the previous owner did before you bought the place? Pay it forward to the next owners of your home with these simple ideas, as well as give a bump up on your ROI.
Making Your Home COVID Safe

Making Your Home COVID Safe

In the past year, while we rethink about what color is best to repaint the walls with or whether to redo the kitchen cabinets, another consideration is coming to mind: how to make homes safe and healthy. We have a few solutions to keeping your household to minimize the risk of germs, making your home even more of an oasis in these unprecedented times.
Channeling the Renovation Stress

Channeling the Renovation Stress

There's a lot we get stressed over: traffic, taxes, home renovations. The first two are not completely in your control, but the last one is! We've got three important tips to consider that is sure to help you reduce renovation stress, and just might help eliminate it altogether.
Easing into Comfort

Easing into Comfort

The world is crazy, chaotic, and let's face it, your home should be an oasis. If it's not, don't worry, we've got some ideas that is sure to help you unwind and feel relaxed soon enough!
Renovating to Sell? Here’s What You Should Avoid

Renovating to Sell? Here’s What You Should Avoid

It's not uncommon knowledge that the housing market can at times become competitive. So, it comes at no surprise the looming temptation to make your home sellable. Now before you go make an attempt at boosting your ROI, we have a few things you should AVOID doing. Trust us, your wallet will thank you.
Drought Resistant and Money Saving Gardening

Drought Resistant and Money Saving Gardening

The heat and dryness that is experienced in California can make it hard for residents to maintain their own gardens. This gets difficult when there's water shortages. We have some ideas to help you have a wonderful, easy-to-maintain garden that you will enjoy anytime of the year.