Make Every Day ‘Give Your Stuff Away Day’

Since your stuff might not be someone else’s find and can muck up your curb appeal, opt for other great ways to give away your stuff all year long: 1. Use Freecycle. You join online and post a description of the stuff you want to be rid of. Members email telling you they want your.. read more →

6 Creative Ways to Put a Shoe Organizer to Work

1.  Keep Bulk Buys in Check Instead of piling up towers of paper towels or toilet paper, hang a cloth shoe organizer from your basement or bathroom closet rod and store each roll in its own individual cubby to free up floor space. As a bonus, you won’t have to fumble around trying to extract.. read more →

8 Ways to Use Old Stuff to Create Smart Storage

1.  Tin Cans Become … Winter Gear Storage Image: Clare Fauke, Hats and gloves and boots, oh my. With three young children and a small entryway, Clare Fauke gets desperate to see her floor each winter. “I needed a way to contain things in a spot everyone could reach,” she says. While cooking chili.. read more →

Your Home Repair Checklist for a Stress Free Winter

With Thanksgiving right around the corner and winter not too far away, now is the time to take care of all those annoying little repairs you’ve been putting off and get started on your home repair checklist. These minor repairs can make a big difference in the way you and your home get through the.. read more →

7 Genius Entryway Storage Ideas to Get You Out the Door Faster

Breathe easy. You’re not alone. And you can reclaim that crucial morning time. “Most everyone that I’ve worked with has basically the same kinds of problems,” says professional organizer Yve Irish. Corralling your clutter can feel overwhelming, but with the right mindset and a few clever hacks, your entryway can be what helps you get.. read more →

What is a SRES and Why Do I Need One?

A SRES is a Seniors Real Estate Specialist. If you are age 50 and over and considering selling or buying a home you may find that working with a SRES may be beneficial to you.  An SRES is someone who has studied and understands the nuances of the real estate market that best serves the.. read more →

12 Top Reasons for Selling Your Home During the Holidays

Hello Friend and Colleague, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very Happy, Healthy, and Safe Holiday Season. In addition, I would like you to know that the holidays are a great time to sell your home. Attached you will find a list of the “12 Top Reasons.. read more →

Make A Home Emergency Preparedness Kit

Putting together a home emergency preparedness kit you hope never to use may seem like a waste of time and money. But when disasters happen that are beyond your control, you can take charge of how you respond. Items for an emergency preparedness kit Store all items in an easy-to-carry bag or suitcase that’s readily.. read more →

Receive the Service And Dedication You Deserve When Buying or Selling Your Home

Now is a great time for setting into motion the buying or selling of your home. The New Year will be here before you know it, and I would love to assist you with the details as your Realtor. Buyers who work with me get an agent who cares; one who is concerned and enthusiastic about.. read more →

6 Things Everyone Should Do When Moving Into a New House

When I bought my first house, my timing couldn’t have been better: The house closing was two weeks before the lease was up on my apartment. That meant I could take my time packing and moving, and I could get to know the new place before moving in. I recruited family and friends to help.. read more →