11 Surprising Ways to Use Coca-Cola at Home

Posted by MaliVai Washington // May 21, 2019

You’re used to seeing this sweet, sparkling treat sipped fresh from a red can or enjoyed with popcorn during a movie. But did you know that Coca-Cola can also help around the house? Take a look at the eleven surprising things Coke can do to make your life easier. 1) Clean Your windows If your […]

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Why is it important to maintain your Appliances?

Posted by MaliVai Washington // May 13, 2019

By: Kathy Colace Have you ever imagined a day without a refrigerator, stove or dishwasher?Then start thinking about it! Appliances now need some kind of repair within the first year 25% of the time regardless of the brand Most homeowners do not think about the importance of their appliances until something goes wrong with them. This […]

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5 Basic Due Diligence Steps For Any Prospective Investment

Posted by MaliVai Washington // April 29, 2019

POSTED BY JD ESAJIAN // MARCH 22, 2019 You can do everything right on six consecutive deals but if you are sloppy with the due diligence on the seventh, the consequences could be severe. As basic as it sounds, it is important to always keep the flow of profits moving in the right direction. Making a small profit […]

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5 Things To Consider When Choosing The Neighborhood That’s Right For You

Posted by MaliVai Washington // March 28, 2019

By Sally Forster Jones, Contributor | Feb. 14, 2017, at 10:51 a.m Location, Location, Location – it may seem like a cliche phrase you’d see in a real estate advertisement. But like most cliches, it comes from some truth. When you’re house hunting, location is one of the most significant choices you’ll make. Location affects affordability, value […]

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14 first-time homebuyer mistakes to avoid

Posted by MaliVai Washington // March 7, 2019

DEBORAH KEARNSDECEMBER 11, 2018  Buying your first home comes with many big decisions and can be as scary as it is exciting. It’s easy to get swept up in the whirlwind of home shopping and make mistakes that could leave you with buyer’s remorse later. If this is your first rodeo as a homebuyer or […]

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How to Maintain a Pool

Posted by MaliVai Washington // March 2, 2019

By Jordan Reed of This Old House magazine On a searing summer day, a swimming pool is a welcome respite from the heat. But before you can dive into its cool blue water, you have to perform all the maintenance drudgery that prolongs its crystal-clear perfection. This often makes a backyard pool more of a […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Choosing a Carpet

Posted by MaliVai Washington // February 22, 2019

By Cheryl Simmons   02/17/19 Buying new carpet can feel overwhelming because there are so many choices and decisions to be made. Taking your time, doing the proper research, and finding the right retailer will make the job manageable and enable you to select a carpet you’ll be happy to live with for years to come. Understanding […]

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Tips for Removing Dog Urine Smell From Carpet

Posted by MaliVai Washington // February 15, 2019

By Shara Rutberg With pets, pee happens, often happens on carpets. But there’s no need to panic. There are several methods of removing dog urine—and the distinctive odor it creates—from carpets without using chemicals that may be harmful to you or your pup. How to Clean Dog Urine Jothan Hatch, the national training director for […]

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So, You Want To…Rekey A Lock

Posted by MaliVai Washington // October 26, 2018

Thinking about changing out the locks to improve your home’s security? Start here for a better grasp on when—and how—to rekey rather than replace them altogether. By Glenda Taylor Photo: Key rings can get crowded (and heavy!) fast, when you consider all that you load up on them: keys for your car, front door, side door, […]

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7 Warning Signs You Need A New Roof

Posted by MaliVai Washington // October 19, 2018

Is it time to repair or replace your old roof? Look for these red flags before calling a roofer. Most homeowners figure they need a new roof after they spot a leak in their ceiling. This leak could be due to many different roofing problems. But, what factors really determine whether a roof repair will solve the […]

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