Category: Homeowner Resource

Candace Garvey’s Tips on Staging a Home to Sell

While filming at baseball legend Steve Garvey’s Palm Desert home for Coldwell Banker’s Home Field Advantage video series, his wife Candace took a few minutes to share a few tips on how to stage a home to “show” well and sell quickly.

‘Tis the Season to Sell: Small Projects that Help in a Big Way

With the warming temperatures of spring thawing us all from this winter’s deep freeze, thousands of new homes will be hitting the market within the next few weeks as the selling season kicks into high gear. As a seller, you can either hope your home will sell quickly in a crowded marketplace, or you can [...]

16 Genius Storage Ideas You Probably Haven’t Thought Of

Here are some awesome ideas to get you get organized and find a “home” for all of your things.

How to: Naturally Eliminate the Odor from your Washing Machine

We’ve all dealt with it–the gross and off-putting stench that seeps from the washer. Luckily, there are a couple of natural ways to help eliminate the gross smells.

March 20 / 2014

6 Things You Need In Your Kitchen To Make Your Life Easier

Make life easier in the kitchen with these six affordable items.

Roof Leaks-Do I Need a Professional Plumber?

Here are some things that you need to look out for and that most often requires assistance from a plumber:

March 04 / 2014

How to Deal with Ice Dams in Your Gutters

If you live in an area where snow falls each winter and the temperature dips below freezing this time of year, chances are you may have to deal with ice dams at some point. Not sure what ice dams are? It’s when ice builds up in your gutters forming a dam that prevents water from flowing off your roof and forcing it to find other places to go – likely inside of your home.

February 25 / 2014

How To Protect Trees and Shrubs From Heavy Snow

how to save trees after a heavy snow.

February 12 / 2014

Everything You Need to Know About Choosing the Right Floor for Your Home

Countless Coldwell Banker real estate agents will cite flooring as an easy – and often inexpensive – update home sellers can make to increase the value of their home.

How to Makeover Your Closet on a Budget

Whether you are thinking about putting your home on the market this Spring or just looking to get organized there are several affordable steps you can take that will make your closet the best it can be without breaking the bank.