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The Best Ways To Deal With Weeds This Summer
Posted Friday June 14, 2019 in Home Improvement

Now that summer weather is here, it’s time to start thinking about lawn maintenance. This is especially true when it comes to keeping weeds at bay. With that in mind, here are all the weed prevention tips that you need to know. Take the time to read them over so that you’re ready to keep… Read more »

Escrow 101 for Maui Home Buyers
Posted Friday June 7, 2019 in Real Estate

When you buy a house in , you basically have to learn a whole new language. Between figuring things out with your mortgage lender and navigating the results of the home inspection, you’re probably googling words left and right. It’s important to protect yourself during this major transaction. And that’s why one of the words… Read more »

Lawn Care Mistakes That Could Hurt Your Maui Home’s Curb Appeal
Posted Friday May 31, 2019 in Home Improvement

A great lawn adds instant curb appeal to a home’s first impression, but according to Reviewed.com, homeowners may be making one of these common mistakes in their lawn maintenance: Cutting the grass too short Most grasses should be cut no shorter than 2.5 inches, according to Reviewed.com. Anything shorter could impede the grasses’ ability to… Read more »

Household Items You Should Replace Regularly
Posted Friday May 24, 2019 in Home Improvement

Until Homeownership 101 becomes a prerequisite for obtaining a mortgage, most of us will learn how to handle many household tasks through trial and error. There are certain tasks—like replacing critical items before they reach the end of their life span—that you don’t want to learn the hard way. HVAC filters When to replace: Every… Read more »

Tips For Knowing When to Upsize or Downsize
Posted Friday May 17, 2019 in Real Estate

Are you considering moving to a new home? Perhaps you think a change will make everyone happier, and help you keep up with the cost and upkeep of homeownership. Right-sizing is a common term used to describe the process of choosing a home to fit your current needs. Here are four ways to tell that… Read more »

Home Improvement Projects Perfect for Beginners
Posted Friday May 10, 2019 in DIY Home Improvement

Some projects, like renovating your entire kitchen or turning a closet into a full bathroom, are too ambitious for most beginners. But even if you’re a DIY newbie, there are plenty of projects you can tackle without specialized expertise or experience. Plus, becoming more handy around your home is empowering. You’ll make mistakes along the… Read more »