Tag Archives: Home Maintenance

How Safe is Your Basement from Flooding? 4 Tips for Staying Dry

February 16, 2012

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There are so many reasons why people love living in Colorado.  While we enjoy over 300 days of sunshine per year on average, we do get our share of heavy snow.  Often, the heavy stuff will come down and rapidly melt a few days later, leading to… you guessed it… flooding.   But how can you protect […]

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Bang for Your Buck: Giving Cabinets a Facelift by Jennifer Prestwich your North Suburban Denver REALTOR®

January 30, 2012

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    Kitchens and Baths Sell Homes   These days, more and more people are opting to stay in their homes longer.  Many who purchased homes in the past 10 years are still in their homes.  While home buyers once counted on staying in a home between 2-5 years, now people are choosing to update […]

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Springtime in the Rockies: What to do About Your Roof After a Hail Storm by Jennifer Prestwich- your Henderson CO Real Estate Rsource

May 13, 2011

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Springtime in the Rockies- What to do About Your Roof After a Hail Storm Springtime in the Rockies means all kinds of weather- sun, snow, and hail. But, what do you do if you think you need a roof repair or replacement? If you notice pitted shingles or if shingles have blown off your roof, you may […]

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Is Your Home Ready to Show? Pretend Your Boss is Coming to Dinner…

September 29, 2010

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Disclaimer: this agent is not a home stager, does not represent a home stager, and does not play a home stager on tv.  This agent is highly qualified to comment based on extensive viewing of hgtv and current active properties in her farm area, which is not to say that she visits farms very often.  This […]

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How To Re-Grout And Caulk Bathroom Tiles

August 23, 2010

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In this 2-minute video, you’ll learn how to clean the existing grout in your shower and to prepare for a new coating. You’ll also learn how to replace its caulk.

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Cool It! How To Install A Ceiling Fan In Your Home

July 12, 2010

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Up to 50% of your home’s energy bill can be tied to heating and cooling costs. Thankfully, it’s easy to lower those bills. The addition of a ceiling fan can cut your household energy bills dramatically.

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How To Use A Fire Extinguisher In Your Home

June 28, 2010

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In 2006, in the U.S., a person died in an in-home fire every 2 hours, 42 minutes, on average; someone was injured every 32 minutes. Nearly $7 billion of property damage was caused.

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Change Your Air Filters Monthly (But Don’t Go Cheap)

June 14, 2010

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Not all air filters are created alike. Don’t go cheap.

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