Should You Seek Certification As A Property Manager?

If you've been successfully managing several rental properties for a while or would like to take on the management of other properties, you may be interested in increasing your marketability.  One of the simplest and most effective ways to do this is to take the coursework and exams to become certified in one or more areas of property management. In fact, many localities will even require certain certifications in order for you to professionally manage properties in these areas. Read More 

Packing To Move? Here Are Some Handy Tips For Preventing Tangled Messes

You've sold your home and you're ready to move, now comes the hard part. Packing up your belongings is definitely a chore, especially trying to find ways to safely pack those tiny things that can get lost in the shuffle. There's no need to panic. You'll find lots of simple ways to pack the things that threaten to become big headaches later on. Electrical Cords And Chargers Now that you're packing, you realize how many electrical cords you actually have in your home. Read More 

3 Ways To Keep Skunks Away From Your Home

Skunks may look cute but having to actually deal with them can be really stressful and unpleasant. This tends to be especially true if you have a skunk or family of skunks that have been lurking around your yard. You may feel nervous every time you have to leave your house to go somewhere because you're worried that you might get sprayed. Luckily, there are many different ways that you can encourage the skunks to leave and take themselves and their nasty stench elsewhere. Read More 

Boxing It All Up: How To Get The Most From Your Moving Boxes

People who are planning a move know they'll need a lot of boxes to pack up all their things - even if they'll have the help of a local moving company to get everything from place to place. But not just any box will do when it comes to moving. You'll want to look for certain types of boxes in order to make the most of your packing time. What Kind of Boxes Are Best? Read More 

How To Spot A Cockroach Infestation

Cockroaches are one of the most frustrating and disturbing house pests, due to the fact that they multiply rapidly and are known to spread disease. However, there is hope for homeowners when it comes to spotting potential infestations. While these frustrating pests are definitely capable of keeping a low profile, there are subtle signs that homeowners can look out for that allow for prompt detection and efficient pest control. Read on to learn more about the signs of a cockroach infestation: Read More