Simple…not easy

Simple…not easy

I’ve been thinking about the aphorism that just because something is simple doesn’t mean that it’s easy. My wife and I bought a house at the beginning of the month and have been furiously working on getting it move-in ready. Things that seem to be...

Renovating your bathroom

Earlier this week I posted a CAR Infographic about remodeling…and here is a great blog from the folks over at Houz about remodeling a small bathroom. If you live in the Rancho del Mar subdivision in American Canyon then you know how tight the spaces are. These...

Beware the remodel…

Thinking about taking out a home equity line of credit to fix the kitchen that is too small and too cramped? Take a look at this info graphic by CAR before you do. I think that what amazes me most is that only 3% of couples contemplated separation. I remember watching...

Read this Before Upgrading Your Master Bath!

Every day I get asked about what type of renovations homeowners should do to increase the value of their home. Master bathrooms aren’t usually at the top of the list when it comes to a return on investment – although it can make the home more comfortable...

Home Improvement ROI

Are you starting to think about some home improvement jobs that will pay off down the road when it comes to time to sell? Perhaps you just want to make the best use of your tax refund this spring. Here are 5 home improvement tips that will pay dividends down the...