The Best and Worst Flooring Materials for Family and Pets

Is it possible to have children, pets, and beautiful flooring? Yes—but you’ve got spills, muddy feet and the occasional pet “accident” working against you. You just want to find flooring material that meets your needs, like: Durability – The floors should be able to withstand untrimmed dog nails, kneading cats, and sippy cup spills. Easy [...]

Nine Questions to Ask When Searching for a Family Home

Unless you’re planning on doing your own version of Fixer Upper, the general home-buying rule of thumb is to look for a place you’ll be able to live in for five years or more. So if you have kids (or are about to), you’ll need to look not just at the number of bedrooms and [...]

This is Home. This is Where Awesomeness Happens.

How do you begin to define what home means? It’s a nearly impossible task because home is different to each person. For some it’s a shelter. Others it’s an escape from the world. For most it’s a place of laughter, food, entertainment, and so much more. Home is where many of life’s “firsts” occur. [...]

Draft Horse Classic

Sept. 22 – 25, 2016 Tickets on sale now. Join the beautiful Draft Horses at the 2016 Draft Horse Classic. Majestic Draft Horse performances, breath-taking competitions, and seeing a Draft Horse “up-close” – it’s all part of the Annual Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. The Classic [...]

Nevada County Fair

August 10 – 14, 2016 We have five days of excitement and fun planned for Fair-goers of all ages. The Nevada County Fair is the perfect opportunity to enjoy live entertainment, delicious food, carnival rides, animals, and exhibits in a community-friendly environment and at affordable family prices! Fair General Information Dates: August 10 – [...]

Why Dogs Make Home an Awesome (And Hilarious) Place to Be

Our furry friends are a big part of what makes home an awesome place to be. We can all agree that home is where awesomeness happens. You’ve seen the amazing reactions of these grandparents-to-be upon finding out their daughter is expecting. You’ve seen this adorable baby fall asleep mid-bounce in his chair. You’ve seen our X-Men ad (did we mention [...]

Habitat for Humanity & Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty

Karrie Misley realized her dream came true, as she cuts the ribbon on her new Habitat for Humanity home in Grass Valley. Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Ladies have played a part in this heartwarming event. Thanks to all who donated to the Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Women Build Team and helped raise over $3,700 [...]

Tips on Home Selling during the Winter

Just because the weather outside is frightful, the home selling experience doesn’t have to be. Traditionally, the spring season is known as the time when home buyers are out in full-swing looking to purchase, but winter months can also bring in motivated buyers who are attracted to your snow covered home. Here are five suggestions from [...]

How To Make Moving To A New Home Fun For The Entire Family

Moving to a new home can be a stressful experience for anyone. From the moment the house hunt begins to the day one steps foot into a new abode, relocating can be an intense process – especially when children are involved. More often than not, the home serves as a special source of security [...]

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5 Tips for Buying A Home with a Family

For many people, finding a new home is more than a matter of personal taste and individual finance—it’s a family affair. You may have bought a house as a newlywed couple and then again with a child, but buying one with three boys would certainly be a different experience. A recent survey released by [...]

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