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By Sarah Kellner If you've ever bought or sold a home, you know that its curb appeal, or attractiveness as seen from the street, is crucial. Just as proper grooming and professional dress are the keys to making a good first impression on a job interview, so too is curb appeal in the buying process. Your home's exterior and landscape set the tone for your entire home, so you should do everything you can to make it attractive and inviting. As the... Continue Reading >
Be part of the team within the Ballston community that creates a constellation of fifty light- and sound-emitting “cloudlets” that will fill the central space of Welburn Square. The project will commence with a workshop where 50 groups of between 2-4 people will build and create their own cloudlets, which will have its own individual way of communicating with the other cloudlets. If you are in the Ballston area, and would like to be involved with this community team-building activity, which will take... Continue Reading >
Many people think of homeownership as a dream come true. In many cases, it is, but it can quickly become a nightmare if you don’t check some common things that are prone to problems. Keep reading to find out what they are. The Roof A roof can be the most essential component to a home, and with that in mind, any associated problems can quickly become very costly and even ruin your valuable possessions. Look at the roof to see if it... Continue Reading >
We all have an old unused IOS devices laying around the home somewhere, and I know we are all security conscious. The new app from “Presence” allows you to combine the two, and turn your old iPod, iPad or iPhone into a security camera which can be left in the home or business and will become active if motion is detected. Once there is a motion presence detected then you will be alerted immediately, and be able to watch remotely the live... Continue Reading >
We’ve all seen those homes that are on the cutting edge. We notice them when we drive by; we pause to learn about them when they’re featured on TV. As the technology to make your home green continues to become mainstream, it also continues to drop in price. This means that options that were once only available to the Bill Gates of the world are quickly becoming a possibility for the Average Joe as well. Less expensive technology isn’t the only... Continue Reading >