Visit an Open House - Even if You're Not Buying
After a seller has staged their home and listed it on the market, it’s likely their real estate agent will recommend holding an open house. Potential home buyers flock open houses for a chance to get a peek inside the closets and stroll through the rooms.
But not everyone who attends is... more
DNA From Dust Reveals Bugs Lurking In Homes
Do you enjoy looking up at a centipede on your wall? Do you find spiders adorable? Unless you are an entomologist or in the small minority, the answer is probably no, and chances are you prefer to keep you home totally bug-free. Unfortunately, a new study conducted at North Carolina State University... more
Homes for the Homeless, Made Out of Shipping Containers
Shipping containers, that once made their way across the Pacific ocean from China, are being re-purposed into a 16 unit apartment building in Orange County, CA. The units, created by the American Family Housing, will house homeless veterans and their families. With the number of homeless people in t... more