With April Fool's Day just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about what kind of pranks you want to pull on your friends and family. We know you don't want to pull the same tired jokes that everyone expects or do something that could get someone hurt.
Nothing says Easter quite like chocolate bunnies, marshmallow chicks and jelly beans so we're kidding ourselves if we think that the kids aren't totally psyched about loading up on sugar Eater morning.
Your apartment can look great with a combination of both of your things, especially in the kitchen. But trust us, you DON'T need 3 blenders, 2 different coffee tables and your collection of wine bottles from college.
OK, so your desk isn't exactly promoting productivity. Likely story. These tricks and tips will transform your grimy desk into one that's joyfully inviting.
Sometimes the energy to muster up creative cooking can fall by the wayside.
For those who will be updating, decorating or redecorating this season, you can tap any of the trends presented here regardless of budget or space.
Getting your home in tip-top shape and making a few adjustments or upgrades will ensure that it stands out from the competition. It could make all the difference in whether buyers walk through quickly or stop and stare in awe.
For this chic Venice, CA bedroom makeover, designer Lucinda Pace wanted to create a space that felt laid-back, sophisticated, and masculine with a coastal vibe and nod to the craftsman architecture.
So, you've moved into a new home and you just got your first utility bill. Is it higher than you expected? If so, your HVAC system may be the cause.
Can't quite upgrade your space? Create the illusion of a larger room by opting for a gallery wall of mirrors or simply securing them onto the walls and doors.
Featuring a wicker rim and a resin base in a Portuguese tile pattern, the Caned Tile Print tray by Oscar de la Renta Home channels the casually urbane entertaining style the late couturier practiced at his Dominican Republic home.
"Indoors or outdoors, it's all about easy entertaining--having everything at your fingertips. To understand what you want your kitchen to be, you must know how you plan to use it."
Sure, you've heard of turning upcycled glass jars into lanterns, but have you ever considered adding Peeps? Use a pack of colorful Peeps to add instant Easter flavor to decorative lights. Or turn one into a bunny vase.
Residential rental property investing has always been a stable long term investment strategy for investors who want steady cash flow and appreciation in asset value as well. It's also a great way for the small investor to get started.
We've all heard the real estate mantra, "It's all about location, location, location." It hangs around because it's true, at least within the confines of human behavior. But, it's not the only factor in home prices, though arguably the most important. Let's take a look at the three factors I believe have the greatest influence on home prices.
Even more than art, design shapes how we experience our surroundings and ourselves. Think about it: art, almost by definition, abstracts from the details of everyday life; design shapes them in the most immediate way.
What do rental property investors have to look forward to if the demand for rental properties starts to dwindle due to a movement toward buying? The first thing we should consider is exactly where these buyers will be coming from.
Absorption rate is the number of months it would take to sell the currently listed homes in the market. That sounds simple, and the math is for the most part. However, it's an important concept, and it's used by a great many real estate related businesses to attempt to predict home prices and sales activity going forward.