Every homeowner is looking for a little more. A little more cash in their pocket and a little more comfort in their home. Luckily, making energy efficient home improvements accomplish both! According to a report from the Washington Post homes with these energy efficient upgrades also...

What is a home energy audit? An audit or home energy assessment shows you how much energy your home consumes and what you can do to make your home more energy efficient. In the end, these assessments will help you save money and improve the comfort...

For homeowners, there are a few home improvement projects that add value to your home, such as new doors and energy audits. There are always a few things to do around the house to help make it more comfortable, valuable or keep the decor fresh....

We all want to stay healthy during the summer, which means safety is also important. During the spring and summer, we look to take advantage of many different activities, including sports and family vacations. The summer is different. The summer is about fun and family....

The greater Atlanta area knows hazy, hot and humid. During the spring and summer, the weather can become unbearable throughout many neighborhoods. The excessive heat can really drive up energy costs during the summer. To help, here are some power savings tips to implement now...

In general, there are significant portions of the tax code that helps promote homeownership. The most notable of these tax provisions is the mortgage payment interest deduction, which covers interest paid on the first $1 million of home loans. This tax deduction is very valuable for first-time...

Do you have the clean gene as part of your DNA or do you dread the annual spring cleaning? For most of us, we look at spring cleaning with dread as dust and piles have grown throughout the year. We told ourselves we wouldn’t let the...

Are you tired of hearing about the Internet of Things? How about the connected home? Or smart stuff? If you are curious about how technology may help you manage your home, but simply don’t have the time to read up on all of the new technologies, then...

Homeownership is one of the traditional American dreams. Our homes provide shelter to protect our families, but much more. Our homes become part of our fabric. Homes are the foundation of many great memories over the year. But homes are not a cakewalk. Homes require work to...

Are you tired of rising utility costs every winter? Well, there are a variety of things a homeowner can do to help reduce their winter expenses. Frequently, these actions are called winterizing or weatherizing your home. If this sounds complicated, then rest assured, there are...