How to Prepare Your Home This Winter for a Successful Spring Sale

If you are planning to sell your Nevada County home next spring, why not get a jumpstart during the fall /winter season so you have more time and less stress while preparing? We know that everyone gets busy during the holiday season, but there is some time to do little fixes between family visits and [...]

How to Winterize Your Sunroom

If you have a sunroom, take advantage of all the light coming into your house and transform it into a winter-ready haven. After plenty of use from a busy summer and fall, early winter is the best time to give your room a deep cleaning and set it up for use in the coldest season. [...]

By |2018-01-08T23:48:12+00:00Monday, January 8, 2018|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Say Hello to Mother Nature This Winter

Many of our gardens have withered and turned barren for the season. The days are darker and we’ll be cuddling up indoors for the next couple months, but it’s essential to bring life and light indoors to help combat the winter blues. Research has shown that exercising your green thumb this month can help boost [...]

Winter Home Health Check-Up: Areas to Examine Now

With the first of many fall storms tapering off, now is the ideal time to do a home health check-up to ensure your home is prepared for the rain and snow winter will bring. So, what are the three key areas of your home to examine and what do you look for? Do you focus mainly [...]

By |2017-11-27T18:55:51+00:00Monday, November 27, 2017|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Is It Better to Buy in the Winter or Summer?

You hear it a lot – there are best and worst times to make any sort of purchase. It seems like every few months a new article comes out that says when you should buy certain things. Whether it’s a television, a car, or a home, statistics are available that may influence your decision on [...]

Seven Surprising Homegoods You Can Paint for an Instant Room Refresh

Nevada County winters can get dreary. It's cold, wet, and the last thing you want to do is go outside. When you are stuck inside for so long, you start to notice things. Like how banged-up your heater looks, or how “blah” your living room decor seems. Winter is the perfect time for these kinds of [...]

Tips to Keep Your Roof Safe This Winter

As the recent weather has demonstrated, winter in Grass Valley can go from cool and sunny to flooded roadways in an instant. Your roof is an important part of protecting your family from the elements. Now is the time to think about the maintenance tips that will help you keep your roof in good condition [...]

Winter is Coming-Check Your Roof!

Nevada County winters are tough on roofs. In snowy areas, snow and ice add a lot of weight to the roof, and excess water can cause leaks. Sometimes, there is a big winter temperature swing between day and night. Those temperature variations cause the roof material to expand and contract, and that puts stress on [...]

By |2018-07-05T22:22:43+00:00Friday, December 9, 2016|Categories: Home Improvement, Homeowner Resource|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Five Questions to Ask Your Contractor-Weather Proof Your Roof

Roofs take a beating every winter. With the driving rain and, in the higher elevations of Nevada County, snow, your roof slowly deteriorates. The good news is that with the right contractor and the right products, your home will stand up against winter weather. So, how do you ensure you have hired the right pro [...]

By |2018-07-19T19:48:31+00:00Friday, November 18, 2016|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Preparing for November in Nevada County

Fall may be making itself known in Grass Valley, but winter is right on its heels. While winters in the Grass Valley area might not be as brutal as they are up the hill in Lake Tahoe, we still get our fair share of cold winds, rain, and, every once in a while, snow. With [...]

By |2018-07-10T18:33:21+00:00Tuesday, November 1, 2016|Categories: Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments