DIY nation: Jump-start your next project with these 5 tips

Posted on: June 14, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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Plan, fund, go: 5 tips for organizing your next DIY project (BPT) - If you prefer to take on your own home improvement projects instead of hiring professional craftsmen, you're part of a growing trend. Americans are increasingly aware of the money they can save by completing their own renovations rather than paying premium prices for the work of others. And that's reflected in sales figures; not surprisingly, the value of the DIY market rose a full 45 percent between 2012 and 2018, from Continue Reading ...

5 Smart Ideas To Refresh Your Deck

5 Smart Ideas To Refresh Your Deck

From your friends at Acadiana Home Inspections! If you look at these spaces and long for some smart ideas to refresh your deck, the time to start planning is now. You have options, and many you can do yourself with minimal effort. As the season's turn, your focus begins to shift to the outdoors. Your deck or patio becomes your new living room. An ideal setting for memorable moments with friends and family. To start, if you don't have a deck or patio. Research materials carefully Continue Reading ...

Real Estate Ready: Smart Tips For First-Time Home Buyers

Real Estate Ready Smart Tips For First-Time Home Buyers

Article Courtesy of Acadiana Home Inspections! Are you real estate ready? Here are some smart tips for first-time home buyers.  Today’s first-time homebuyers face a variety of hurdles when trying to enter the real estate market. While interest rates have declined recently and there are signs that more inventory may be coming onto the market. Many buyers continue to feel the frustration in finding and financing a home. Additionally, high levels of student loan debt and entry-level Continue Reading ...

Moving Made Simple: 5 Tips and Tricks To Save Time and Stress

Moving Made Simple 5 Tips and Tricks To Save Time and Stress

Helpful information from your friends at Acadiana Home Inspections! Moving is an exciting time as you look forward to settling into your new home sweet home. However, it's also a stressful time as you try to move your belongings from one place to another. As well as set up all the services you need, such as mail, cable, and the internet. Before you get stressed, take a deep breath and know that in a few simple steps. You can save time while making your move easier. Here are some top Continue Reading ...

Upgrade Your Space Without Breaking The Bank

Upgrade Your Space Without Breaking The Bank

From your friends at Acadiana Home Inspections! Whether you rent or own, a happy home means finding distinctive ways to continuously upgrade your space without breaking the bank. A full renovation or re-design can be pricey. But making your home feels fresh and current doesn’t have to be. We’ve thought through cost-effective solutions to make your home a place you love. 1) Measure Your Moolah Understanding the budget is a crucial first step to any home project and money can be a Continue Reading ...

Infusing Natural Elements For Distinctive Design

Infusing Natural Elements For Distinctive Design

Article Courtesy of Acadiana Home Inspections! Infusing natural elements can add notes of strength and serenity to space for distinctive home design. While simultaneously revitalizing the overall aesthetic. These elements don't only represent the distinct beauty found in nature. But also can serve as unique statement pieces that bring handcrafted modernity into a home. From furnishings to fixtures. Designers incorporate natural materials to create a soothing. Yet energized aesthetic Continue Reading ...

5 Tips For Practicing Self-Care

5 Tips For Practicing Self-Care

Helpful information from your friends at Acadiana Home Inspections! Ever feel like the days just get away from you, and you don’t have time to do all the things you need to do, much less want to do? Often wish you could just spend your evenings or weekends on your own personal goals, practicing some self-care or just relaxing? There are many ways you can take more control of your time and take better care of yourself. Sometimes it’s a question of prioritizing what you want to do — Continue Reading ...

Top 2019 Outdoor Living Trends

Top 2019 Outdoor Living Trends

From your friends at Acadiana Home Inspections! With busy schedules and on-the-go lifestyles, outdoor living spaces offer a chance to decompress, enjoy nature and connect with friends and family. Thanks to the impressive design and quality of today’s outdoor products. These spaces often rival the convenience, comfort, and design of the indoors. At the heart of the home shifts outdoors, the following are some of the top trends that will dominate the outdoor living Continue Reading ...

Building A New Home? Protect Yourself Against Today’s Faster, Scarier Fires

Helpful information from your friends at Acadiana Home Inspections! If your new home is among the one million or so being built in the U.S. This year, congratulations! You'll have the chance to customize it to your dream home preferences. One feature that should be at the top of your priority list is the best possible fire protection for yourself and your loved ones: home fire sprinklers. While choosing household systems may not be as fun as picking paint colors and carpeting, it's even Continue Reading ...

Parenting Advice For Strong Relationships And A Healthy House

From your friends at  Acadiana Home Inspections! Managing work-life balance as a parent comes with challenges, and with busy schedules for both parents and children, disruptions at the last minute can really take a toll on a family's everyday routine. This is especially true when a child has to take a sick day from school due to illness during the cold and flu season. It's important to know you're not alone, and with a little focus and positive reinforcement, you can help your kids be happy Continue Reading ...