Home Improvements For Your Enjoyment Only

Home Improvement Simi Valley

Most homeowners have a desire to fix up and improve their property with the primary purpose to make it a more comfortable place to live. Homeowners need to be careful with how they choose to spend their money on home improvement projects if they are expecting the investment to pay off. The following six items […]

3 Reasons Solar is a waste of time for most home owners

Are you thinking of putting a Solar System on your home?  Before you do, make sure you consider that it may have no positive impact on the value of your home and may possibly have a negative impact on the value of your home.  Currently the Average system for the average home in Simi Valley […]

Stop! Call me before getting creative with the improvements on your home!

This might be my shortest real estate Blog post and it must be true that a picture is worth a thousand words.  I promise this has not been Photoshopped or altered in anyway.  I shot this set on Average White Balance and you can look at the sky and the no parking sign to see […]

Sprucing up before Selling Exterior Painting Strategies for your Simi Valley Home

Getting ready to Sell your Home?  First, I want to congratulate you for least considering strategies making your home more attractive to potential home buyers. You only get to make a first impression once and the exterior of your home is the first thing a potential buyer is going to see. So if you’re painting […]

Simi Valley Free Tree Replacement and Wood Chip Programs

If you live in the City of Simi Valley and need wood chips for your yards, the City of Simi Valley’s Free Wood Chip Program is just a phone call away.  By calling (805) 583-6400 or sending an email to PW-WorkOrder@simivalley.org, you can request either an approximate 8 cubic yard load or 16 cubic yard […]

Carbon Monoxide Alarms – Do you have them in your home?

Beginning July 1, 2011, the Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act brought by California Senate Bill – SB 183 now requires all single-family homes with an attached garage or a fossil fuel source to install carbon monoxide alarms by July 1, 2011. In Simi Valley almost every home I have been in, has a natural gas […]

The Difference Between Updating & Remodeling your Simi Valley Home

The primary reason anyone should have when improving their personal residence should be for their own enjoyment and comfort factor. The side effect or secondary benefit of adding to the comfort factor of your own Simi Valley home, is that those improvements could add value to your home if at some point you decide to […]

Top 5 Upgrades Simi Valley Home Buyers look for in a Purchase

Simi Valley home owners considering selling their home who would like to know what upgrades will make the difference when it comes time to sell, should look at the following list to understand what kind of competition they may be up against in the market place.  Home owners not looking to sell, but who are […]