How Car, Home Inflation Is Driving Up Loss Costs for Insurers

  The two possessions that most concern insurers — homes and motor vehicles — happen to be the largest contributors to the historic 7.5% inflation rate announced. Last week you were reading A View From The Top Of A ‘Healthy But Evolving’ Reinsurance Market. This week we’re bringing you:   US P&C insurers see net […]

Fall Home Improvement Projects

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Now that autumn is here, it’s a good idea for homeowners to consider taking on some fall home improvement projects. We’re not talking about extreme renovations that involve a lot of monetary input. It’s about the little changes that are made through a few additions and some maintenance tasks. Your fall home improvement project can […]

Decorating Your Child’s Room | It Impacts On Child’s Personality

Do you remember your childhood room? It was probably decorated with cool posters and perhaps painted with vibrant colors. Now your child wants you to decorate their room, but are you up to the task? Your child’s room plays an important role on how your child grows. If this is your first time with this […]

Give Your Kitchen a Mini-Makeover with a New Sink

Are you looking to give your kitchen a small makeover this summer? You should consider a mini-makeover with the addition of a new sink. If you’re on a budget but want to spruce up your kitchen and add some extra value to your home, adding a new sink could be just the right decision. It’s […]

How Cold Interior Walls Can Increase Heating Costs

Homeowners like you are exploring all possible ways to improve their homes so that they consume less energy. Move over Energy Star Appliances! There are many more ways to save energy. Did you know that you can reduce the heating and cooling costs of a home by properly closing all openings in the walls and […]

Refinance Strategies: Home Repairs & Renovations That Matter

The real estate domain is witnessing a lot of buzz. Both buyers and sellers seem optimistic, better informed, and well prepared about their buying and selling choices. Property values are slowly climbing. Homeowners are looking for ways to increase their home equity. Refinance is fast emerging as the most sensible choice. However, getting the maximum […]

Switching to LED Bulbs

LEDs are energy-efficient. In fact, they consume even less power than CFLs. However, they are not exactly cheap. Most people are aware of the energy saving benefits of LEDs, but price is the biggest deterrent for them. It is true that LEDs are expensive. There are, nonetheless, ways to make them more affordable. Here are […]

Everything You Need to Know About Roof Repair

  Roof problems need to be fixed before they get worse. If you wait too long, you will have to get a new roof. How to detect roof problems You might have already noticed signs of dampness, or water leaking through the leak. By conducting some basic checks you can determine the condition of your […]

Remodeling Tips for an Energy-Efficient Home

Thinking about remodeling? Why don’t you incorporate ways to reduce your utility bills? Remodeling is a great opportunity to improve your home’s energy efficiency and air quality. By adding some cost effective upgrades to your home remodeling plan, you can make the most of the renovations. You can, for example, stop leaks and fight mold […]

How to Find Home Improvement Ideas Using Pinterest

Pinterest is a great website is known for its beautiful pictures that people willingly share online. But Pinterest is much more than a simple photo sharing application. In fact, it is a great tool for finding home improvement ideas. If you navigate the site properly, you can find plenty of remodel ideas and information on […]