7 Steps For Buying a Short Sale Or Foreclosed Home

More people are buying homes and condos. Sales of homes and condos are up 11.4% in the first quarter of 2010 compared to 2009. The reasons are pretty simple - low prices and low interest rates. Short sale and foreclosures are representing over half of all sales in some markets. Short sales and foreclosures are…

Health Effects of Asbestos

The dangerous effects of asbestos have become common knowledge in recent years. Being a fibrous material, the greatest risk associated with asbestos is breathing in the tiny fibers it is composed of. These tiny fibers can become lodged in the lungs and cause serious health reactions. Due to the heat and fire resistant qualities of…

Putting Together a Home Cleaning Checklist

When challenged with cleaning your entire house, it can be overwhelming. Your key to a successful and clean home starts with being organized and efficient. Using a Home Cleaning Checklist will keep you on task and provide you with direction. Below are some suggestions to help you stay on track. 1. Write a checklist starting…

Vacuums – One For Every Need

Although vacuums have been around since the turn of the last century, it took a little while for every household to have one. However, once electricity became popular and was finally added to almost every home, housewives ran out to buy one of these new modern marvels. Looking at these earlier models in museums make…

Having it Your Way With Kids and Chores

One of the most common things you're going to fight about with your child is the topic of chores. You probably find yourself asking them if they have done their chores only to get talked back at saying that they'll do it later on. The reason behind their disgruntlement towards being told to do chores…

7 Tips For Women to Get Organized

Keeping a home clean and organized is a difficult thing to do nowadays. It sounds good in theory, but if you're a busy career woman, wife and mother, your home may be the last thing on your mental to-do list. The following are seven easy tips to help you get your home clean and organized.…