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Back To School Tips For Parents

Back To School Tips For Parents

Going back to school after the long summer is always a time of excitement, especially after the uncertainty of last year. While your children may be overly excited or even a bit worried about new teachers, new subjects and meeting their friends, the days leading up to the first day back are always busy and stressful. The best way to prepare your children for the new school year is making an organi

Budget Friendly Home Staging

Budget Friendly Home Staging

Home staging has become something of a minor craze for real estate professionals in the past few years, and the actual science behind how best to set up a home for an open house seems to be changing all the time. However, one thing is unlikely to change: Homeowners and agents don't want to break the bank when it comes to staging a home. As a result, it's wise to look into the best ways to

Family Fun in The Pittsburgh Area

Family Fun in The Pittsburgh Area

Looking to plan some family fun activities to do in Pittsburgh? Look no further. Whether you are a thrill seeker, animal lover, or nature enthusiast, Pittsburgh offers various types of attractions that your entire family is sure to love.   Kennywood Spend the day at Pittsburgh’s electrifying amusement park- located in West Mifflin. With 7 roller coasters as well as a Kiddieland a

What You Need To Know About Listing Your Home On Airbnb

What You Need To Know About Listing Your Home On Airbnb

Do you have a vacation home, acquired a property or have an extra room in your home you want to make some extra money on? You might consider listing your property on a hotel booking site such as Airbnb.  Before you list, we have put together a list of things to consider before opening up your home.     Why Airbnb? First off, let's start with why Airbnb.  Airbn

Upcoming Events in the Pittsburgh Area You Can’t Miss

Upcoming Events in the Pittsburgh Area You Can’t Miss

Summertime and the living is easy! Check out some of these can’t miss events coming up in the Pittsburgh Area.   Picklesburgh (August 20-22) Save the dates, Picklesburgh is back!    Picklesburgh has been named America’s #1 Best Specialty Food Festival for two years running and rightfully so! Produced by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership (PDP), and presented

Swimming Pool Safety

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Swimming Pool Safety

When you think about Summer, you think about the fun things we associate with warm weather: playing outdoor sports, barbeques, working in the garden and of course cooling off in a pool. Swimming is a great way to relax on a summer day, but keeping your kids safe is the most important thing. Exercising proper pool safety is the best way to make sure everyone enjoys the day without injury. Below are

New Homeowner Must Haves

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New Homeowner Must Haves

Homeownership is an exciting role, but it requires a bit of responsibility. From changing light bulbs to hanging up home décor, homeowners are responsible for their own routine home maintenance and other odd jobs around the house. And these tasks require supplies!  With all the excitement that goes along with buying a home, it can be easy for new homeowners to overlook some essentials

Yard Games For Your Fourth Of July Party

Yard Games For Your Fourth Of July Party

Are you ready to red, white and lose? Gather your friends and family for your most competitive Fourth of July backyard party yet. We curated a list of the best backyard games that will be sure to entertain your party guests for hours. Don’t worry the fun doesn’t stop after this weekend, these high quality games will be sure to last all summer long!   Kan Jam Kan Jam or &ldq

Keeping You Safe: Storm Safety Tips

Keeping You Safe: Storm Safety Tips

With storm season upon us, it is important that you learn how to protect yourself, your family and your home from the danger of storms. Keep reading for more information and safety tips.    Keep Up with Repairs These safety measures should be a priority all year round. This way, when a storm comes, you will not be scrambling to prepare. Check for loose shudders, fence posts, o

Tips and Tricks for Your First Fixer Upper

Tips and Tricks for Your First Fixer Upper

Are you having a hard time finding a home that fits your budget and has all the amenities you want? Well, it may be a good idea to look into fixer uppers. Completely renovating a home top to bottom is a daunting task, but once the home is finished you’ll be glad you stuck with it!  Purchasing a fixer upper can save you money in the long run, but initial renovation costs can add up. I