Home Improvement

Feb. 1, 2021

Your Inspection Checklist

How You Can Reduce Items On An Inspection Report

🏠💨The real estate market is moving fast. If you are planning to sell your home, you need to be prepared. Your home will be inspected as soon as it goes under contract. Buyers are paying top-dollar for a home these days ...

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Jan. 5, 2021

New Year's Survey

With a new year often comes new goals.

I thought it would be a great time to ask some essential questions about your real estate goals for 2021.

Please take the survey below and let me know your plans because no matter what your real estate projects are for the ...

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June 17, 2020

The Value of a Pool

The value of adding a pool to your Texas home

Does a Swimming Pool Add Value To A Home?

It's officially summer, and in Texas, that means cooling off in the pool. Due to the recent pandemic, some neighborhoods are delaying or canceling their public pool openings this summer. In response, many homeowners are looking to add a pool ...

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March 3, 2020

Did I Just Become A Tree Hugger?

My Interview With Arborilogical Services...

Commitment to Improving Your Home

I am continuing my pledge to bring you monthly tips on improving your home. This month, I've got tips on pruning and caring for your trees and protecting your home.

Last week, I had a great discussion with Dr ...

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Feb. 1, 2020

Hold The Door


Entry Doors Remain A Savvy Home Improvement

Each year, the Hanley Wood Media Inc. releases its (www.costvsvalue.com) Remodeling Cost vs. Value Report. This is where they list various home improvements and score them on return on investment. Entry door replacement has always been a winner when it ...

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Jan. 4, 2020

To Update or Sell As Is? That is the question.

Upgrades To Increase The Value Of Your Home


You have probably heard the old adage🏠 "kitchens & bathrooms sell a home!" 🏠This has never been truer than now. The real estate market has shifted, and the style and condition of a home are fundamental to buyers.

Bathroom Updates

Let ...

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Aug. 29, 2019

September Changes In Real Estate


The Only Thing Constant Is Change

There are two significant changes taking place in the real estate industry this month.

One will save you money, and one will cost you some money.

Sadly, you will pay more than you will save with these changes!

Changes to Homeowner's Insurance ...

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Aug. 5, 2019

Links Galore!

Home-Trend Social Media Influencers


As a real estate professional, one of the many ways I keep up with home trends is by following top designers on social media along with other accounts that help with day to day home ownership.

I like to follow both local and national trends ...

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April 21, 2019

Catch The Catch Can Test

How to effectively water your lawn

I recently attended a presentation by the Texas A&M AgriLife Water University. Have you seen the new facility? It looks impressive, and I look forward to the eco-park to opening later this year. 

The Catch Can Test

In honor of Earth Day, I  ...

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Nov. 21, 2018

3 Window Options For Seniors

As a Senior Residential Specialist, I often find myself drawn to articles relating to this demographic. As an approaching senior myself, I often find myself checking my surroundings to see how my new home fits the bill for aging in place. 

I recently downsized and plan to stay in ...

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