Tag Archives: home maintenance


Whether you are planning to list your home this fall or you just want to enjoy your home more, curb appeal matters. Keeping up with curb appeal, however, can be a challenge, especially when the seasons change. Have your home and yard looking beautiful this fall with these 5 curb appeal tips! Enjoy the Fall … Continue reading 5 Tips to Add Fall Curb Appeal


Nobody wants to climb up into the attic for any reason, much less to check and perform maintenance. While being the least visited area in a home, the attic still plays a vital role in keeping your home healthy and comfortable. To keep your attic in top shape, here are 3 basic tips you need … Continue reading 3 Tips for Maintaining Your Attic

Does Your Home Pass The “Curb Appeal” Test?

This past weekend, the first week in May, was Kentucky Derby week in the Meister’s hometown; bet you can imagine the town is decked out in its finest, ladies in their hats, men wearing brightly colored bow-ties, and jockeys in their brightest silks. We had ten, twenty something’s  as house guests, my daughter’s friends, all … Continue reading Does Your Home Pass The “Curb Appeal” Test?

Spring Will Come ~ Time For Your Annual Home Check-up

Ah Spring…Yes, Spring will eventually arrive and your home may need some TLC Yes, the calendar indicates Spring has sprung but the weatherman hasn’t gotten the message.  We’ve had a few days of warmth, a tease of good days to come, so it’s a great time to put together the “to do” list… Woven throughout … Continue reading Spring Will Come ~ Time For Your Annual Home Check-up

Fall Home Checklist ~ The Value Paradigm

Sometime this last Sunday evening, we bid adieu to one more glorious summer, fall officially started.  The big question, what should we do to ensure the old homestead weathers the ravages of the coming winter months? 1)      The first step, walk around with pen and paper in hand, survey your homes condition, pay particular attention … Continue reading Fall Home Checklist ~ The Value Paradigm