Kris McLaughlin's Blog Posts

Simple Ideas For That Special Touch

So, you're on a budget and want to stage your home to get ready to sell.There are many, many things you should do, like de-clutter and remove as many personal items as you can.  You want the

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How You Live

My husband and I recently took a road trip.  One thing we both like to do.  Is it true that people get comfortable thinking most others live like they do?  It makes sense.  We

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Favorite Movie Home

I'm a fan of classic movies!  Maybe you are too.  The 1980's films written and produced by John Hughes are some of my favorites. Films such as  "Home Alone", "Planes Trains,

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A Cozy Entry Can Make A Difference

Nice curb appeal is critical for making a great first impression when people are walking up to your front door. Whether or not you're looking to sell them your home.   Thousands of dollars

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Worry Less On Vacation

Vacation season is here!!   Hope you enjoy yours if you're lucky enough to take one.I recently had a security company rep come to my house and he reminded me of some useful security tips.

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Tax Advantage

Since today is 'tax day'  it just makes me appreciate the tax benefits received from owning my own home. Being able to deduct the mortgage interest is still one of the biggest benefits.

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More Know How

When you use an agent to buy or sell your home, you get someone with the education and experience to guide you through the process.Seems logical enough.  In addition, agents may have some

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SPRING

Spring is here and this is a great time of year to think about things around the inside and outside of your home! If you're like me, you can't wait to get outside and enjoy the warmer weather.

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