When it is time to sell a home, any good real estate agent will first tell you that you need to declutter. When a buyer walks into your home, they shouldn't be met with all your many belongings. Before even considering putting that sign up, take the steps needed to prepare. Many areas of the [...]
About Home Sweet Homeowner TeamThis author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Home Sweet Homeowner Team has created 131 blog entries.
Homeownership comes with a lot of responsibility. This includes prepping your home for the fall/winter months ahead. If you need help coming up with tasks to start working on, here’s a list to get you started. Clean out Gutters Cleaning out your gutters is a great first step in prepping your home for fall and [...]
With interest rates rising and lenders scaling back on loaning money, will purchasing a home in 2023 even be possible? Let’s take a look at the current market predictions for next year to see if it’s something you should pursue. Mortgage Rate Increases A huge factor in home affordability is mortgage rates. An article written [...]
Not everything can be done without the help of professionals, but many can. Why spend your money on something you can handle with a bit of time? Being a homeowner means that there is no one to call to fix things for you for free. You are the one that has to take charge and [...]
Decorating is expensive, no matter what budget plan. Sometimes, it feels inevitable to overspend, finding yourself spending hundreds or even thousands from impulse shopping. Especially if you're not keeping track of your spending, what can affect you is decorating last minute and rushing through your purchases. Oddly enough, stores have mastered the marketing of knowing [...]
House staging is embellishing a house normally with temporary furniture to sell or for an event. Staging is changing accessories, furniture, or even painting colors. But you usually don't do anything structural like moving walls. Here are the top processes of house staging. 1. Create Generic Plan Typically, with house staging, you create a [...]
Making your home look expensive is easier than you think. With a few simple updates, you can create a space that looks elevated, upscale and beautiful. Large Wall Art People look at large wall art and assume it costs a pretty penny. If you don’t have a couple thousand dollars to spend on large scale [...]
Continued economic turmoil has led experts to predict an upcoming recession. If you’re thinking of selling your home in the near future, here are some tips to help the process move quickly. Make Necessary Upgrades Many sellers think that if the market is currently in their favor, they don’t need to worry about making upgrades [...]
There is a real science behind picking paint colors. Certain shades/tones make buyers feel a certain way. For example, if you select paint colors that make a potential buyer feel comfortable and peaceful, they might be willing to pay more for your house in order to capture those feelings. Here are a few paint colors [...]
A clean home is linked to better mental and physical health. If you’re looking for ways to make your home feel cozy and inviting, start by decluttering. Use the following tips to help you create a space that you love. Set a Timer Starting slow is totally fine. If the clutter in your home is [...]