Tips For Selling Your Not-So-Perfect Home

You most likely know your home inside and out, including every little structural flaw and all. You may know that the home's heating system if faulty, the foundation is cracked, or about the termites chewing away at the wood. These and other problems can affect how readily your home will sell and the price you get for it. So, it's important to follow a few tips to selling a not-so-perfect home.

3 Things To Know When Renting A Storage Unit

Do you have plans to rent a storage unit? If you do, you will want to be sure that you rent a safe and secure unit that can keep your belongings is great condition while you store them away. Not all storage unit facilities offer the same security features, cleanliness and services, which is why it is important that you view a few different storage facilities before committing to one. When visiting each storage facility, you will want to be sure that you take the time to:

Outdoor Pest Control: How To Keep Raccoons Away

If you live somewhere that raccoons run wild, you are at risk for them coming onto your property to look for food. You may be surprised one night when you find one rummaging through your trash or eating the cat food you left on the porch. They are very smart animals, and know where to find food and other resources. If they are becoming a problem, here are some ways to deter them and keep them away from your home.

How To Attract More Termites To Your Home

Do you feel like you don't have enough termites in your life? Does your home just feel empty without these wood-munching insects? You can increase your termite count by giving them things they like. Follow these 3 tips to encourage termites to invade your home. Feed Them! Termites never turn down a meal. Especially when you make it easy for them to get it. If you leave certain items near your home, it will serve as an invitation to all of the termites in your area.

How To Get The Glue Out Of Carpeting After Arts And Crafts Time Gets Out Of Control

Arts and crafts time with the kids can be a lot of fun. Unfortunately, sometimes the fun can quickly become a disastrous situation. When working with glitter, glue and paint, the fun can rapidly spread from the table you are working on to the floor below and tracked throughout your house. If you have a situation in which glue has made its way into your carpet, do not fret – you can get the glue out.

Don't Ruin The Vinyl: How To Properly Store Your Record Collection

Vinyl is definitely outdated, but that doesn't mean that there aren't still people out there that collect vinyl records. Unfortunately, in order to keep your record collection in good shape, it is important that you take extra precautions when storing them. Vinyl records are very different than cassettes and CDs and are much more vulnerable to damage. Here are three tips that you need to make sure to follow when you decide to store your vinyl record collection to ensure that your records are safe.