Every relationship has its challenges and rewards, and a significant language barrier can definitely affect the way your relationship works. That doesn’t mean you can’t have a long and happy relationship with someone who doesn’t speak the same language as you do, but it does mean that you’ll have toRead More →

After someone close to you has lost their life, the last thing you need to worry about is cleanup, especially if they were a family member or close friend. When a person passes alone, though, unattended death cleanup can seem to be a top priority, especially if they aren’t foundRead More →

We all know the frustration that comes with navigating the summer months. The unrelenting heat can drive us inside and force us to stay where we know we’ll be safe. But even in the summer, we can stay cool if our air conditioner stops working or our power goes out.Read More →

Before you fire up the search engines or log onto your favorite real estate platform, you must have an established list of wants and needs for your new home. It doesn’t matter if you’re trying to find land for sale or you’re considering flipping an older house if you don’tRead More →

Welcome to Spending Notes, where we do a weekly deep dive into how our readers spend their cash. Today: a financial planner who makes $100,000 Occupation: retirement planner Age: 55 Location: San Francisco, CA Salary: $100,000 (approx. $3,846 per pay period) Day One I’ve lived in this house for aboutRead More →

For many homeowners, consistent comfort and energy efficiency go hand-in-hand. With new technologies in air systems being introduced all the time, many options for both energy-efficient and cost-efficient air conditioners and furnace systems have become available. But whichever type of air system you have installed in your home, the topRead More →

For homeowners, year-round monitoring and maintenance of their home’s utilities is an important task. As the seasons change, the household’s air system can be a crucial aspect for guaranteeing their family’s comfort and health. With that in mind, the best protocol for keeping an HVAC system running smoothly, no matterRead More →