Professional tips on getting your home ready for “picture day” and when you have showings.   Before you list your home on the market, it’s a good idea to make a quick trip through just before your real estate agent arrives. When you’re selling your home, its appearance makes a measurable difference in how people…

  As the weather starts cooling, we at Design Homes have been thinking about how to prepare our model homes for Winter. We hope our winter routine helps you with your home.     1. Unhook Hoses From Hose Bibs This is a common thing to overlook. Every year we get calls from homeowners about…

3 ways to cool your house this summer. As we are waiting for fall to arrive, here are some ways to keep both the temperature of your home and the price of utility bills down. So, if you want to lower your cooling costs, here are three things that may help you:   #1 Fans…