Older Homeowners Have Option to Stay in Their Homes

Older Homeowners Have Option to Stay in Their Homes (ARA) – Homeowners who want to make their house their home for a lifetime, regardless of their age or functional abilities, have a friend in the Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) program developed by...

Seven Green Tips to Slash Soaring Home Heating Bills

Seven Green Tips to Slash Soaring Home Heating Bills (ARA) – Record world oil prices will hit home heating this winter, with consumers likely paying high prices to heat their homes. Natural gas will rise an average of 24 percent and fuel oil a whopping 36...

Three tips to make your utility meter run backward

Three tips to make your utility meter run backward (ARA) – What would you do with an extra $2,200 per year? That is the annual energy bill for a typical American home, according to the U.S. Dept. of Energy (DOE). Dramatically reducing that cost, or even selling...

Dressing your home with designed exteriors

Dressing your home with designed exteriors (ARA) – Whether you’re building a new home or remodeling for a different look, one of the first things you need to consider is your home’s curb appeal. Common curb appeal updates include landscaping, walkway...