Adam Gustafson
At Home Family Realty
Sep 18, 2019
Tips for First Time Home Buyers
1. Decide on a realistic budget. When purchasing a home, the deposit isn’t the only cost you’re going to need to cover. As well as the budget for a deposit, which will be around 5%-20% of the value of the home, there …
Finance Monthly
The One Thing All The Happiest Homeowners Remember to Do When Buying
When it comes to time to jump into the home-buying process, there’s lots to consider: Your budget, all the must-haves that constitute …
Apartment Therapy
Home-Design Trends, Ideas, and Everything Else You Need From A to Z
"One of our favorite materials for residential exteriors is fiber cement. What most homeowners don't know is that there are …
West Chester Magazine
Smart Home Update: Installing a Wi-Fi Thermostat
As we've been updating our pair of fixer-uppers, we've also been adding smart home features. Controlling household devices from our …
Remodel Aholic
Should You Paint Your Brick House?
Do you feel as though your traditional brick home needs an exterior refresh? You're not alone. Painting your exterior brick can …
50 Small Bathroom Ideas You’ll Want to Try ASAP
If you've ever tried to carve out more storage space in a tiny bathroom, you know that it's a seemingly impossible task. That's why it …
Apartment Therapy
Garages vs. Carports: Which is best for you?
Homeowners wanting to expand their property, and those who are building a home, face several choices when it comes to a car storage …
Today's Home Owner
Should You Wear Shoes Inside the House?
When Mr. Rogers stepped through his front door, he would hang up his coat, slip off his shoes, and trade them for a cardigan and …
Southern Living
Selling or Staying: Best Trends of 2019 to Give Your Old House a Fresh Look
Your house is outdated, but where do you begin making changes? It might still have its original cabinets from 1978 or it's been …
RIS Media
Solved! What Causes Power Outages
An outage, or “blackout,” occurs when something interrupts the flow of electricity to the end-user, and an outage can affect a few …
Bob Vila
10 Dangerous Things Your Electrician Wants You to Stop Doing ASAP
Electrical fires are the third leading cause of home structure fires, according to The Electrical Safety Foundation International …
Apartment Therapy
"This home is ideal for a growing family with children. The entire structure is made with LEGOs."
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What is the derivation of the trademark name Velcro?
See the answer below.
Incredible Energy Savings
Whether completely out of sight or visible but discreet, options to heat and cool an older house are almost endless. We now …
Old House
What Year Was It?
King Triumphs in Battle of Sexes
What Year
In a highly publicized "Battle of the Sexes" tennis match, top women's player Billie Jean King, 29, beats Bobby Riggs, 55, a former No. 1 ranked men's player.
The day was Sep 20. What year was it?
Quote of the Week
"The home should be the treasure chest of living."
Le Corbusier
Trivia Answer
What is the derivation of the trademark name Velcro?
Answer: It's from the words velvet and crochet which means "hook" in French.