How to Identify Water Damage

Do you hear what sounds like water running behind the walls in your home? This could be a sign that you have a water leak somewhere. If you do have a leak, it is imperative that you locate the leak and fix the damage before mold... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 9-20-2022

Safe Ways to Get Rid of Bees

Bees are powerful pollinators. They are essential in helping our environment flourish. That being said, you may not want them in your face when you're spending time outside. So, what can you do? Is there a safe way to shoo away bees without harming them? Yes,... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 8-18-2022

Ways to Have Fun Cooking Outside

If you enjoy having an evening meal alfresco but don't have an outdoor kitchen, don’t despair! There are plenty of ways to cook a delicious meal outside even without a proper kitchen. Here are a few of those ways.

Classic BBQ Grill

For many, the traditional... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 7-20-2022

Should You Get an Iron or a Clothes Steamer

Laundry is one of those chores that you either love or hate to do. Part of what makes laundry such a chore to do is de-wrinkling. When discussing which hot tool is best at de-wrinkling, two contenders always come up; the iron and the steamer. If... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 6-17-2022

Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

Improving the function and style of your home through renovations can be fun and exciting! But it can also be frustrating if you make mistakes. The good news is that you are not the first person to renovate their home. In this article we will discuss... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 5-13-2022

Foods That You Can Keep On the Counter

Just get home from the grocery store with a bounty of goods? Few things feel as good as having a full fridge. But what can be done when your fridge is too stuffed to fit all the food that you brought home? Consider what... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 4-27-2022

The Best Trees for Any Backyard

Trees offer a lot in terms of landscaping. They can provide shade, add color, and increase the value of your home. With Spring just around the corner, now is a great time to think about dotting a few trees in and around your yard. Here are... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 3-16-2022

Real Estate Terms Explained

Buying a home can be a difficult, confusing, and exciting experience all at once. This is especially true if you are doing it for the first time. There are a lot of real estate keywords that you will be confronted with throughout the process... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 2-18-2022

Things You Should Never Burn in Your Fireplace

Do you enjoy spending time in front of the fireplace during the winter? Who doesn’t! But while you are building and maintaining your fire, you should be weary of burning certain non-fire friendly items. Burning certain items in your fireplace can create hazardous conditions. In this... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 1-24-2022

Places Where You Can Sneak in a Pop of Color

Color can really change the look of an entire room. Choice colors can create a laid back, sophisticated, or cheery atmosphere. If you want to see how a certain color works in a space without dedicating a large surface area, try sneaking the color into one... [read more]

By Energy Smart New Homes 12-10-2021