Buying your first home is a new and exciting experience that will present you with a variety of firsts. Knowing the basic vocabulary used by real estate agents, home builders, and other buyers will help prepare you to purchase your first home while removing some of the stress that comes along with it! We have … Read more..
Pioneer Day is an official holiday, settled by Mormon pioneers. The event is celebrated on the 24th of July in Utah and surrounding states. It commemorates the day of the entry of Brigham Young and the first group of Mormon pioneers into the Salt Lake Valley in 1847. But it also has strong links with … Read more..
You finally did it! After months of house hunting, budget crunching and determining what your new home needs are, you have purchased a home. Becoming a homeowner is a major milestone in many individuals lives and for some is equivalent to the American Dream but it is also one of the largest financial investments people … Read more..
If you’re looking to add more livable space to your home without going through an expensive and extensive construction project, consider adding an outdoor living room. Unlike a deck or courtyard, outdoor living rooms have a roof to protect your space from the elements but is far less expensive than adding another room to your … Read more..
If you have boarded the trendy tile train, then chances are you have grout in your home! Grout is what holds your tiles together and fresh grout looks beautiful but let’s face it, grout can be tough to clean. The problem is, grout maintenance takes time and effort. And many homeowners don’t know how to … Read more..
The Fourth of July is just a couple weeks away and it promises our favorite things: an extended weekend away from the office or home work station (hopefully!), indulging shamelessly in some cheeseburgers and hot dogs, and, of course, the fireworks. We want to make sure your summer holiday runs smoothly with our BBQ, party, … Read more..
Many new homeowners ask us how to protect their new floors from dirt and damage, in particular their carpet. Vacuuming, spot cleaning, and preventing carpet stains are all excellent ways to clean, care, and maintain your carpet for many years. Steam cleaning is a great choice for the ultimate deep clean, removing allergens and trapped … Read more..
The first day of summer is right around the corner, which means a spike in temperature if it hasn’t already arrived. We felt inclined to give you a few tips on how to keep your house cool during hot summer days! It’s only natural to crank the AC on the days you’re convinced your whole … Read more..
You know you want to own a home someday but you never feel like it’s the right time to buy, so instead you tell yourself… Eventually. The thing most people don’t know about buying a home is that timing is critical and truly does matter when it comes to this massive, life-changing purchase. This leaves most … Read more..
Quartz countertops are one of today’s most beautiful and low-maintenance options for your home. Made from the strongest natural mineral found on earth and mixed with resin, it's nonporous, mold and mildew-resistant, stain-resistant and easy to clean; perfect for any busy kitchen. Homeowners love it for its durability, antibacterial qualities, and of course, its timeless … Read more..
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