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Before Buying A Home, Learn The Lingo!

Buying a home for the first time? You may discover that one of the biggest obstacles is learning the lingo. Homebuying can be overwhelming and perhaps a bit intimidating if…

The Benefits Of Hiring Professional Contractors

The DIY movement has inspired many homeowners to tackle home repair and remodeling projects on their own. DIY projects can be rewarding, and many homeowners who have embraced the DIY…

Glendalough hosts fall color photography program and bicycle tour

October 1 – 10-11:30am Fall Color Nature Photography* Come explore the park and learn a few basic photography skills. This program is designed for the beginner using point and shoot…

Glendalough State Park to host free archery program

Sept. 24 – 12:30-3pm Archery in the Park The sport of shooting arrows has been around for thousands of years. First humans used archery as a way to hunt animals…

Finding The Right Fencing Fit

Homeowners choose to erect fences on their properties for various reasons. Parents may find fences provide peace of mind during those times when their youngsters are playing in the yard,…

How Often Are Septic Tanks Emptied, And Where Do The Contents Go?

The most common cause of septic tank failure is neglecting to have your tank pumped on a regular basis. Fortunately, a little maintenance can go a long way in avoiding…

Budgeting Home Improvement Projects

Home improvements can add value and aesthetic appeal to a home. However, to reap the rewards of a remodeled room, home addition or any home improvement project, homeowners will have…

How To Stay Safe When Digging On Your Property

Whether you are a “do-it-yourself” homeowner or a contracted professional, before starting landscaping or home improvement projects, it is essential to protect yourself and stay safe when digging. Most people…

Keep Cool In The Face Of Summer Heat

The month of August is often referred to as “the dog days of summer,” a phrase that can be traced back to the ancient Greeks and Romans. The “dog days”…

How To Transform A Fixer-Upper

The real estate market will always have its ups and downs, but real estate is an oft-profitable investment. Real estate investors do their investing for various reasons. Some see a…