Home Maintenace

What to Know about Fall Leaves and Your Home

This time of year, leaves turn beautiful shades of red, vermillion, orange and yellow. We enjoy their beauty. We take photographs. We collect them. Our children play in them. For a homeowner, however, leaves pose the possibility of damage to their landscaping, their home and their relationships. Leaves and lawn-care If you're new to homeownership, you may not know that while allowing leaves to lay a...

Lighten Up Dark Spaces Naturally

You saved up your money and survived the rigors of mortgage underwriting, packed up your apartment, loaded the truck and moved into your new home. After several urgent days of unpacking, rearranging furniture and filling cupboards, you settle into your new place, ready to enjoy the pleasures of home-ownership. You wake up on about day ten to the realization that your new home is a cave—literally! There...

The Pitfalls of Solar Panels

As a REALTOR®, I am often asked if people should install solar panels. There is no question that the addition of solar panels is on the rise. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association®, “In 2015, California installed 3,266 MW of solar electric capacity, ranking it first nationally.” And, “Over the next 5 years, California is expected to install…more than 2 times the amount of solar...

Spend Less on Repairs with an Orange County Property Management Company

With a rental property, one of the main problems that can reduce your profits significantly is frequent and expensive repairs, which makes it important to keep this from happening. Although experienced landlords may have a good handle on this, an Orange County property management company will be able to save you money on repairs right away and in the long run. Preventive Maintenance An essential...

It’s Elemental: New Homeowner’s Basic Maintenance Guide

Buying a home is an exciting experience. You save up your downpayment, wade through thousands of listings, find and hire a buyer's agent, search for the perfect home, make and offer, get accepted and take the plunge. Now, you've moved in, repainted walls, arranged furniture, hung window coverings and settled in for the fall season. Except, you've never checked a furnace filter, dealt with a leaky...

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