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27 posts for category: "Tips"

Springtime First Impressions

If you’re planning an open house, here are a few tips that will help you make a great first impression: ALL OVER THE HOUSE: Consider removing personal photos from displays. Wastebaskets are empty. Rooms are dusted and…

Tax Tips & Updates-February

Tax Tips and Updates

File your tax return by April 17, 2018. The due date is Tuesday, April 17, instead of April 15, because of the Emancipation Day holiday in the District of Columbia. Personal exemption amount changes: Your personal exemption…

Holiday Entertaining

Tips For Green Holiday Entertaining

A few tips to help you “go green” this holiday season: Decorating-Many of your guests will eventually come to the kitchen to hang out, so to really get into the holiday spirit, decorate your kitchen as well….

Daylight Savings Safety-November

Daylight Saving Safety

Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, November 5th at 2:00 am (Remember to set your clock back an hour. Or, just let your phone do it for you.) The days before and after daylight saving time can often…

Stress Free Thanksgiving-November

Keys to a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

The keys to a stress-free Thanksgiving are planning ahead and asking for help. Here are a few tips to get you started: One day to three weeks before Thanksgiving: Shop for those dishes you will make yourself…

Power Outage Prep

Prepare Before the Power Goes Out

It’s barely October, but inclement weather is right around the corner. When a power outage happens, even if it’s just for a few hours, it’s worth it to be prepared: Check your emergency supplies and replenish early…

Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Getting mammograms regularly can lower the risk of dying from breast cancer. The United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends that if you…

Wire Fraud-(Social Media) - September

Wire Fraud (Social Media)

Did you know… … hackers monitor social media accounts, searching for people in the process of buying a home. Once identified, an unaware prospective homebuyer becomes the target of a cyber-attack that allows the hacker to gain…

Preparing Your Home (Cold Weather) - September

Preparing Your Home for Fall

Before the cold weather hits, here are a few things you should do to get your home ready for the coming cold-weather seasons and to boost energy efficiency: Walk all around your property checking for anything that…