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Falling in Love with Curb Appeal

Falling in Love with Curb Appeal

Fall is in the air and that means crisp nights, football and pumpkins, but fall can also be a great season to boost your curb appeal and have fun decorating for the season! From planting flowers to cleaning your gutters, there are a ton of tasks that will help spruce up your home for the fall!    Plant Fall Flowers  Now that your summer flowers are starting to fade, it is a g

Five Reasons to Replace Your Windows

Five Reasons to Replace Your Windows

Replacing your home’s windows can seem like a task that is not your top priority, but the benefits you can gain will make a huge difference.  Over time, windows need to be replaced, just like your appliances or roof shingles. Don’t wait until the weather gets cold, now is a good time to take a look at your windows and determine if they will need to be replaced.    

The Do’s and Don’ts When it Comes to Moving

The Do’s and Don’ts When it Comes to Moving

Whether it is your first move or you are a seasoned professional, there is no doubt that moving can be stressful. From organizing to packing and all the tasks in between, you are likely wondering how you are going to finish or where to even begin. Luckily, we have all been there and are here to help make your move go smoothly.  Below, we are going to tackle the top moving do’s and don&r

Is Now The Best Time to Purchase a Home?

Is Now The Best Time to Purchase a Home?

There’s good news all around for the housing market.  You can expect the remainder of the 2019 year to be one of the best that real estate has ever seen!  Unemployment is the lowest it has been in 50 years, wages are rising at a faster rate, and consumers are continuing to spend more (Federal Reserve, 2019).  So what does this mean for you? Now is a great time to tap into the

Seven Tech Items to Make Your Home a Little Smarter

Seven Tech Items to Make Your Home a Little Smarter

Smart devices for your home are hot on the market right now and they are more than just telling Alexa to play your favorite song.  You can now turn off your lights, vacuum the floors and even grill for your family BBQ! Our home devices provide a sense of convenience, particularly when they’re ordering pizza or calling your family member, but in 2019, they can also tackle more serious ta

Four Reasons to Consider Getting Roadside Assistance

Four Reasons to Consider Getting Roadside Assistance

No one wants to be stuck on the side of the road for any reason, especially from car trouble.  Even if you feel prepared for a number of potential problems on the road — like a flat tire or dead battery — knowing that there’s a provider you can contact 24/7 in an emergency could give you some additional peace of mind.  Below, we are diving into the reasons you should co

Tips For a Stress Free Buying Process

Tips For a Stress Free Buying Process

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or a seasoned moving professional, the home buying process is stressful.  It’s a complicated process involving both strong emotions and what may be the biggest financial investment of your life.  In the process, a lot of times things do not go how you expect and are beyond your control. However, there are ways you can minimize the stress invo

Five of the Best Fitness Events in Pittsburgh

Five of the Best Fitness Events in Pittsburgh

Now that the warm weather is finally here to say, it’s time to get outside and get moving. Pittsburgh is home to some of the best fitness events in the country! It’s time to get your heart pumping and enjoy the Pittsburgh fitness culture!   Yoga in the Square Yoga in the square is one of  Pittsburgh’s favorite free yoga events! Enjoy one hour of free yoga in the

How to Save Money on a Fixer Upper

How to Save Money on a Fixer Upper

You might find yourself binge watching shows on HGTV like “Fixer Upper”, “Property Brothers” or “Flip or Flop” and thinking that you want to purchase a home to flip or a fixer upper for yourself.  The idea of home renovation is appealing to many, but before you find yourself in a money pit, here are some tips and tricks to know before purchasing a fixer-upp

A Foodie’s Guide to the Best Pittsburgh Restaurants

A Foodie’s Guide to the Best Pittsburgh Restaurants

Calling all Pittsburgh foodies! Pittsburgh’s lively and expanding food scene is one of our favorite things about calling the Steel City home.  From food trucks to our more traditional Yinzer cuisine like Primanti Brothers and Pamela’s Diner, there’s something here for everyone.   Gaucho Located in the Strip District, Gaucho Parrilla Argentina serves wood-fired de