Making good financial decisions for your home in 2024

Making good financial decisions for your home in 2024

As you plan your spending and saving routine for 2024, you probably have loads of questions. Are interest rates going up? Could the housing market crash? Is inflation finally easing? Those answers are out of your control, but there is one area where you hold the power: your home.

Design Recipes: Curb Appeal

Design Recipes: Curb Appeal

When it comes to a home, it is often judged both by what is on the inside as well as what is on the outside.

2024 Trends: Embracing Wellness Spaces for Healthy Living

2024 Trends: Embracing Wellness Spaces for Healthy Living

From home design to wellness-inspired communities, the trend for improving our wellness is flourishing. The terms wellness architecture and wellness communities are the buzz these days. These design approaches can enhance health and longevity, which resonates strongly with aging baby boomers and health-conscious Generation Z and millennials. 

Design Recipes: Finished Basements

Design Recipes: Finished Basements

To finish or not finish a home’s basement is an important question. In deciding whether to make the investment, consider the following questions:

Heightened preparedness: Know your home’s flood risk

Heightened preparedness: Know your home’s flood risk

Boulder County is characterized by its dry climate, so flood risks to homes may not be at the forefront of residents’ minds. Even so, the area is not immune to potential flooding dangers and homeowners and potential homeowners will benefit from being aware of and preparing for the risk of flooding.

Get a jump on 2024: Stop wasting money on household expenses

Get a jump on 2024: Stop wasting money on household expenses

As we usher in a new year, our focus turns to making improvements and ensuring a better future. In the wake of a challenging 2023, one significant concern for consumers remains the rising cost of living, particularly in housing. Mortgage rates soared, surpassing 7%....
Do you have a mold problem in your home?

Do you have a mold problem in your home?

If your family seems to be sneezing and wheezing more than they should be, suspect a mold problem in the home. Physical symptoms of a mold infestation mimic those of allergies and the flu, with headaches and asthma as common complaints. What is mold? Molds are...
Design Recipes: Hygge for the holidays

Design Recipes: Hygge for the holidays

Looking for ways to incorporate a sense of hygge, this holiday season? Begin by evaluating your whole home and then look for ways to uplift each space with a sense of holiday hygge.

How is your HVAC system?

Checking the heating and cooling system is one of the most important parts of routine home maintenance and one that many homeowners pay little attention to.

Ask Angi: What do I need to know when hiring for appliance repair?

Ask Angi: What do I need to know when hiring for appliance repair?

You never want to lose access to an appliance in cold weather; when you do, you want to repair it promptly. It might seem easy to call the first appliance repair place you can find, but take care when hiring. You want a qualified professional to give you the best work.

Redecorate the kitchen on a shoestring budget

Redecorate the kitchen on a shoestring budget

Even if you aren’t planning on selling your home in the near future, updating your kitchen can make the whole house feel like new. Now, we aren’t recommending a complete remodel (unless of course you have the budget for that), but freshening it up will not only make...
Veterans at home with Knock Knock Angels

Veterans at home with Knock Knock Angels

November serves as an important time for remembering our Veterans of the Armed Forces and thanking them for their tremendous service to our country. Many of those veterans – along with many others – for a huge variety of reasons are facing homelessness. As winter approaches, it is an especially critical time for them to be housed.

September 2023 marks the 10-year anniversary of the 2013 flood

September 2023 marks the 10-year anniversary of the 2013 flood

During the last 10 years, new and higher bridges have been built, new roads with flood-resistant construction completed, and floodways reconstructed, all with the intent of surviving the next flood of the same proportion. The question remains, will it be enough to prevent the same level of devastation? We will never know until it actually happens. However, one thing you can do to be better prepared for the next time it happens is to check your insurance coverag

Autumn DIY project: The mudroom

Autumn DIY project: The mudroom

Whether you lack a mudroom or need to spruce up the one you have, autumn is the ideal season to get to work preparing for winter’s arctic blast.

Design Recipes: Windowless Rooms

Design Recipes: Windowless Rooms

Let there be light. With the absence of natural sources, here’s your guide to infusing spaciousness into windowless rooms.