How To Insulate A House

Audrey J. Powers

Insulation provides a home with a barrier against environmental conditions by moderating temperatures inside to provide comfort. Keep in mind that reductions in energy usage are the most effective ways to prevent climate change and protect the environment. A well-insulated home will not only help you live a greener lifestyle […]

Should I Remodel Or Move?

Audrey J. Powers

For the first time in a couple of years, this summer, families all over Seattle had the opportunity to get out of their homes and take their families on vacation. Many Seattleites were able to get away from home and relax their mind. As fall continues to approach, that haunting […]

What Are the Benefits of Brick Siding?

Audrey J. Powers

When building a house, siding is one of the most important considerations. Not only is it one of the first lines of defense against the outside elements, but it is also a major design and style feature of your home. There are plenty of  siding materials to choose from that […]

Favorite Fall Jackets | Centsational Style

Audrey J. Powers

I like to write a fashion post from time to time. Earlier this year I featured the best travel sandals and sneakers for summer vacations and favorite kimonos for warm weather climates. Today I spent the morning in Central Park and I can’t think of anywhere else I’d like to […]

How to Spot a Termite Infestation

Audrey J. Powers

Without anybody being aware of it, termite infestations can threaten a house’s structural integrity and result in thousands of dollars in damage. To keep the property free of termites, it’s crucial to have a termite inspection performed by a certified pest control specialist every one to three years, especially if […]

Why do Pests Attack Residential Properties?

Audrey J. Powers

It’s true that certain homes are more appealing to pests than others. Rodents and other common house pests like bugs prefer homes where they can easily hide, get food, and keep hydrated. In comparison to other homes, if yours is exceptionally old, filthy, cluttered, or damp, it will attract more […]