Multigenerational Households Lead to Family Bonds That Last a Lifetime

Multigenerational living may seem daunting to any family used to having their own space and the freedom to come and go as they please, however, multigenerational households can provide a unique living experience to individuals of all ages. If you’re ready to take the plunge … [Read more...]

Packing a Storage Unit? Don’t Forget to Strategize

Are you in the process of downsizing or looking to open up your home a bit? Self-storage units could be the answer you're looking for. If you're looking to move some belongings to storage, don't forget—there's an art to packing a storage unit!  Use the Space Wisely. … [Read more...]

3 Misconceptions about Multivitamins

A National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey found that Americans aren’t making the nutrition grade, with children and adults scoring 56 out of a possible 100 (equivalent to an “F” grade) in studies comparing what people say they eat to the USDA recommended dietary … [Read more...]

What Exactly Is a Passive House?

In a day when eco-friendly seems to be a hard-selling catch phrase, you can understand why some homeowners would be getting green with their largest investments: Their homes. The Passive house, the most eco-friendly home option around, can cut the energy consumption of a … [Read more...]

Redoing The Kitchen? Take Your Counter Beyond Granite

For most of the past decade, at least, according to The Marble Institute, more than 75 percent of homeowners remodeling their kitchens have chosen granite for their counter tops. Given granite’s durability, longevity and good looks, that’s not surprising. But at $60 to … [Read more...]

6 Personality Traits That Turn Toxic into Tolerant

Is there a "Manipulative Mary" in your workplace? Or worse yet, an "Office Bully?" On-the-job stress can result in people developing "toxic personalities" that co-workers strive to avoid and employers pass by for promotions. Here are some positive personality traitsthat can … [Read more...]

Moving? Don’t Lose Sight of These Common Costs

Moving soon? It's easy to get caught up in the excitement of a move (new house, new neighborhood, new Starbucks…yeah!), but don't lose sight of common moving costs.   Take, for instance, hiring a moving company. Your expense will vary based on distance, labor and … [Read more...]

Taking the Stress Out of Moving

Whether you moving to Northwest Florida or somewhere else in Florida, when it comes to moving, a little preparation goes a long way! You can save lots of precious time and energy by planning ahead and staying focused on details. Here are a few great time-saving tips that … [Read more...]

4 Landscaping Tips to Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal

If you’re looking to increase your home’s value without breaking the bank, pay attention to its curb appeal—or the way your home looks from the street. Not sure where to start? Here are four landscaping tips from Martin John Company that will go a long way toward helping … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Great Gift for New Homeowners

Thinking of getting a gift for a new homeowner in your life but not sure where to start? You’re not alone: Gift-giving can be seriously challenging. Even people who think they’re great at gift-giving often wind up just picking something they’dlike rather than really … [Read more...]