Craftsman-style architecture is used as a catch-all term for any kind of house with a porch and columns these days. How many people can really identify a Craftsman home? How many people understand the Arts and Crafts movement that helped to create this architectural style? This in-depth article has everything you need to become educated and informed on the history and the style of Craftsman architecture.
In addition to sharing how we care about and support veterans, we wanted to highlight some of the ways other places are showing their support through discounts on their services. If you’re a veteran, be sure to check out some of these deals. They’re pretty good. If you’re not a veteran, make sure you pass this along to someone who is!
Long-term care insurance is an insurance policy you pay for that will help cover the costs if you have a chronic illness, disability or another condition that requires help on a daily basis. Find out how a long-term care insurance policy can help you.
If you’re like a majority of homeowners today, you have a mortgage with an escrow account. And like most of those homeowners, you understand the basics of escrow, but when it comes to shortages and overages, it can be difficult to keep it all straight.
Many service members have questions about including their civilian partners in the process of getting a VA loan. Here are the top three things that all spouses should know about VA loans.
It seems like you can’t blink these days without someone extolling the virtues of urban farming. What we think of as urban farming today has its roots very firmly planted in the war gardens of World War I and the victory gardens of World War II.
Hazard insurance is a type of insurance policy that protects you, the homeowner, against hazards like wind, fire, storms, earthquakes, floods, firestorms, windquakes, godzillas and all other natural disasters. As long as the hazard that wrecks your house is covered in your policy, you will be protected.
Whether you’re a seasoned homeowner or a first-time home buyer, understanding how your escrow account works can be confusing. But really, it doesn’t have to be. I’ve taken the most important information and broken it down for you so when you’re facing your next escrow analysis, you won’t be freaked out.
Maintaining proper attic ventilation on your home is important. The most common way to vent an attic is through the eaves and soffits of the roof. But what do you do if your house is designed with no eaves or shallow soffits? Look no further. I have the answers you seek!
The major factor holding me back from owning a weird house is the idea of actually living in it. It’s something that sounds better in theory, rather than in practice, and I’m just not sure I’m up for the commitment. Here are some things for you to consider when you’re in the market to buy that crazy house of your dreams.