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Aug 22018

7 Things You Can Do to Conserve Water: The California Drought is not over!

When the temps rise, so does our water usage, quickly evaporating our efforts to conserve water due to the California drought Remember all the good water conservation habits you instituted due to the California drought? New data from the State Wate...

Jan 232018

6 Things to Do in January to Give Your Home Some TLC

What will you do in January to give your home some TLC? January is the perfect time to give your home some TLC. You celebrated the holidays and rang in the New Year. Now make the most of the first month of the year by clearing space in your home, bo...

Nov 162017

12 Tasks for Your Homeowner To-Do List

There are certain things every homeowner should do yearly, monthly, weekly and daily to keep their home in tip-top shape. Since that list can feel daunting, I've put together a homeowner to-do list of just the essentials. Here are the top 12: ...

Jun 292017

Santa Barbara Homeowners Listen Up: Upgrade your home with CaliforniaFIRST

Get 100% upfront funding on efficiency and renewable energy upgrades Many Santa Barbara homeowners want to improve their homes but are discouraged by the upfront costs of doing the job right. Enter CaliforniaFIRST, a government-supported, low-cost,...

Jan 102017

Negative Energy: 4 Ways to Kiss It Good-bye in Your Home

THE IMPORTANCE OF CREATING GOOD VIBES AT HOME Ask yourself, "How does my home feel?" Is it your personal space filled with negative energy or is it the place where you enjoy spending time? Does it bring you peace and relaxation, especially after...

Jan 32017

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Santa Barbara Homeowners

So you've made your New Year's resolutions for 2017, but have you set goals for your Santa Barbara home? Here are 5 things your house wants you to consider: 1) Streamline your stuff Get organized in 2017 by streamlining your stuff. Homeowners acqui...

Nov 12016

A Homeowner Checklist: 8 Important Things Homeowners Need to Know

I just read an article in PureWow listing 8 important things that should be on every homeowner checklist. 1) Where to Turn Off the Gas If there's a fire or other natural disaster like an earthquake in Santa Barbara, you'll need to turn off your gas...

Oct 182016

4 Steps to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

I just read this article in Bankrate.com about Identity theft; with four important steps to protect yourself from being part of a hack. Bankrate.com is a leading aggregator of financial rate information, offering an unparalleled depth and breadth o...

Oct 112016

Homeowners: Now is The Time to Get Ready For Holiday Visitors!

MAKING SURE EVERYONE FEELS MERRY AND BRIGHT! You know that extended family and friends will be descending on your home this November and December so now is the time to get ready for holiday visitors. I just read this article in Realty Times with ide...

Sep 292016

Hiring a Contractor? Don’t Ignore These 10 Red Flags

DON'T IGNORE THESE 10 RED FLAGS When it comes to hiring a contractor, there are 10 red flags you don't want to ignore. Of course, renovating anything in your home can be a major hassle, but don't make matters worse by working with someone who is n...

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