Homes for sale with well-cared-for landscaping tend to draw more attention and sell for a higher price. In a survey conducted by HomeLight, 94% of top real estate agents said that great landscaping is a huge part of curb appeal and great curb appeal equals more money from the sale of your home. They also noticed you don’t have to go over the top with the landscape design to wow potential buyers and get your home sold. Routine lawn care like mowing, weeding, trimming, and a small number of decorative plants go a long way.

Just exactly how though, does landscaping add value, and what should you fix first? Here’s the answer to that and some advice from the experts. …


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One of the biggest mistakes we make in caring for our carpet is to wait until the carpet is visibly dirty to vacuum it. Many of us don’t realize how dirty our floors are because we can’t visibly see the dirt, but the majority of dirt particles are actually microscopic and we tend not to see them until there is an overwhelmingly large amount of gunk in the carpet.

Dirt is the number one enemy to your carpet. Many of us might think it is stains and spills, but dirt from everyday walking and use plays a much bigger role in wearing down the individual fibers of your flooring. Dirt acts like a fine grit sandpaper that grates and wears away at the individual strands of yarn. Not vacuuming your floors on a regular basis, with proper technique will cause your flooring to need replacement years sooner than if it had the proper routine upkeep. …


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If businesses plan to stay in business during this coronavirus they have to get creative and a lot of them are doing that. One of my local restaurants, instead of trying to drum up business with takeout and delivery, have changed their mantra to sell their restaurant products as groceries. This is a genius plan. Every Friday, you can pick several different levels of grocery items, all of which are higher quality restaurant-grade food items, perfect for planning out the meals for the week. …

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