Top Tips for Keeping Your Garage Neat and Organized

The garage ranks high along with the basement for spaces where families tend to dump things they don’t know what to do with. It’s easy to store a box you never unpacked, some outdoor equipment or some unused paint in your garage and simply ignore the fact that it’s there when you pull in your car [...]

Summer Road Trip: Lock-Up and Pack Properly

Road Trip! Remember the days when the whole family piled into the station wagon for a summer road trip with a few bags, a cooler, and some Mad Libs? There were sing alongs, license plate games, and quality family time. Today, that simple life is challenging with all of the electronic distractions we have, but [...]

How to Create an Inviting Master Bedroom

When prospective buyers walk into a master bedroom, they are looking for a room that’s inviting, spacious, bright, elegant, and comfortable. Staging this key room to create those feelings is just as important as the kitchen and bath in getting your property sold timely and for asking price. Before listing your home this year, set [...]

Ten Surprising Ways to Find More Space in Your Home

How did your 2017 resolutions go? It’s that time of year again when we break out the running shoes, eat healthier for a couple of weeks and pledge to get our lives more organized. However, how are we supposed to eat healthier if our pantries are overflowing or be inspired to hit the pavement every [...]

How to Prepare for an Open House

Since it is summer in Nevada County, lots of agents are holding their listings open. Open houses are really beneficial for both agents and owners. Having an open house allows many people at a time to go and view the home. On top of the agents having their own public open houses, Coldwell Banker agents [...]

Your Home’s April Honey Do List

Even though April 3rd is National No Housework Day (no, that’s not a belated April Fool’s Joke), spring cleaning season is in full swing. With a break in the rain, now is the time for Nevada County residents to get outside and get their backyard ready for warmer weather. That way, when it's actually warm, you can lay [...]

Eight Ways to Organize Your Kitchen

Kitchen's are the heart of any Nevada County home. However, the kitchen is one of the most difficult places in the home to keep clean and organized. It's high action do-everything-in-one-space kind of place. Not only is it a gathering spot, it's also one of the harder spots to organize. Between your dishes, utensils and [...]