If you live in a storm-prone state, having an emergency generator is always a good idea. Homeowners can prevent storm damage by having a generator on hand - here are some tips to choose the option that is the best fit for your needs: Portable Generators. A portable generator can be a good option ... » Learn More about How-to Choose an Emergency Generator
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Bringing the outdoors in is huge in home décor these days, but so-called black-thumbers—and the forgetful—traditionally have big trouble keeping their houseplants alive and thriving. But California writer/blogger Justina Huddleston reached out to a few horticultural experts to find out the best ... » Learn More about 5 Houseplants Almost Anyone Can Keep Alive
Today's Ask the Expert column features Dan Steward, president of Pillar To Post Home Inspectors. Q: Should sellers get a home inspection to help the mortgage process along? A: If you're a seller, it behooves you to get your own home inspection prior to putting your house on the market. But ... » Learn More about Ask the Expert: Can a Home Inspection Help the Mortgage Process Along?
Many Americans pay little mind to their utility bills. But it's important to be aware of what you're paying for, and why. To help, the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) issued the following tips on the five questions utility customers should ask about their electric and gas bills. Am I paying for an ... » Learn More about 5 Things to Ask About Your Utility Bills
Looking to give the outside of your home a fresh finish? This can seriously up your curb appeal and create great ambiance before you even step foot inside. To help you get a great exterior paint job, heed this advice from Sara McLean, color expert and stylist for Dunn-Edwards. - The main body ... » Learn More about Tips for Exterior Home Painting