Home Office Inspiration
April 2020

Home Office Inspiration You’ll Love from Instagram Influencers

As we begin to embrace the “new normal” of remote work and distance learning, our attention is turning to the spaces in which we are spending much of our time – our home office. Whether you have a dedicated space or are creating space out of necessity, we have compiled some home office inspiration for […]

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Storage Space
March 2019

The 7 Items You Should Never Keep in Your Garage

While using your garage as extra storage space can be helpful, fluctuating temperatures, dampness, and pests and insects limit what can safely be stored here. Many homeowners will turn their garage into an onsite storage unit as they continue to accumulate things over the years, but allowing this space to become a catchall for clutter […]

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Smart Home Technology
January 2019

Why you Must Invest in Smart Home Technology

Here’s everything you need to know about smart home technology: 57% of Americans say that having smart products in their house saves them about 30 minutes per day 60% of smart home product buyers buy for the ability to monitor their house via their smartphone 63% of buyers want smart locks and alarms,  smart thermostats […]

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Holiday Hosting
December 2018

Holiday Hosting 101

Whether you’re hosting the big family get-together or a small gathering for friends, holiday hosting doesn’t have to be stressful. With proper planning and execution, your family and friends will find themselves knocking on your door every holiday season. Take a deep breath—you can do this! Send invites ahead of time No matter the size […]

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August 2015

6 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat in Your Home

As we reach peak temperatures (and peak home buying season) in Ohio, every action taken to cool down our home can help. You don’t always have to spend a lot of money to achieve big savings. Protect your energy bill from the effects of overactive air conditioners with these helpful tips and tricks. Block Put […]

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July 2014

Tips to Improve Your Home’s Security

Unfortunately, burglary is one of the most common forms of crime in the US. In fact, according to the FBI, a burglary happens every 15 seconds! If your home ends up a target, you could be looking at lost money, and time, not to mention the emotional stress on your and your family. Protect yourself […]

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July 2014

5 Creative Ways to Stay Cool in the Summer

The hot season is officially upon us. With outdoor temperatures rising, the last thing you want to come home to is an uncomfortably warm house. Though most of us have home A/C units, they may not be operating at peak efficiency, and may not be powerful enough for the warmest parts of the season. Beat […]

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July 2014

Grilling Safety Tips

Outdoor barbecues are a Midwest summer staple, and for good reason. Gathering with friends, sharing recipes, and enjoying the weather can be one of the most relaxing times of the year. However many people are not fully informed on how to stay safe while grilling.  In fact, the National Fire Protection Association estimates that gas […]

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June 2014

Summer Fire Safety Tips

The summer is a great time for fun and relaxation with friends and family. However, according to FEMA, outdoor fires reach their peak during the summer months. Stay safe by following the tips below, mitigating the chances of a fire in your neighborhood. Fire Safety While Grilling According to FEMA, the fire service responds to […]

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April 2014

A Few Tips For An Easier Move

Moving to a new house should be an exciting time, don’t let the stress of packing up all your belongings put a damper on an otherwise happy day. To avoid making a common moving mistake, we have compiled a few tips to ensure a smooth transition into your new home. Insure Your Items Nobody wants […]

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