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Top 10 Cities to Buy vs Rent

December 28, 2013

In this illustration, it will give you the results of Trulia’s analysis, along with some interesting facts on buying versus renting, including the average net worth of home owners compared with that of renters in recent years, from the Federal Reserve Board. Source

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UK Property Mobile Reception

November 6, 2013

84 per cent of UK home hunters said their decision to rent or buy a property would depend on a property’s mobile coverage – and drive them to either be put off or to ask for a discount. Only 16 per cent wouldn’t be worried by a poor signal. Source

Is the McMansion Era Over?

Is the McMansion Era Over?

September 9, 2013

The average American household size has grown 140% in size from 1950 to 2004. This infographic looks at the average household sizes over the decades and attempts to predict where the household sizes of the future will go. It seems the housing bubble may be in for another burst …

Trash or cash?

Trash or cash?

July 31, 2013

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ENERGY SAVING TIPS - Running an Eco Friendly Home

ENERGY SAVING TIPS – Running an Eco Friendly Home

July 21, 2013

Reducing energy usage around the home will save you money and help the planet too. Reducing energy has not got to be complicated or hard work. Here is a look at various ways it can be achieved. Source

How Much Energy Does your Home Use?

How Much Energy Does your Home Use?

June 3, 2013

Ever wonder just how much electricity the various parts of your home use? Check out the image. Some of the results might surprise you! Source

Positive Signals for Recovery

Positive Signals for Recovery

April 22, 2013

It seems like the American economy is in an unending downward spiral. But there are signs that things may soon be getting better. Learn what about those possible signs.

Air Seal and Insulate

Air Seal and Insulate

April 15, 2013

Insulation keeps your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. There are several common types of insulation — fiberglass (in both batt and blown forms), cellulose, rigid foam board, and spray foam. Reflective insulation (or radiant barrier) is another insulating product which can help save energy in hot, sunny climates. Source

Superstitions From Around the World

Superstitions From Around the World

March 22, 2013

For most, Halloween is a day to dress up in a Halloween costume and take the kids trick-or-treating. But in may cultures around the world, ghostly superstitions are taken seriously enough to affect the way homes are built. This infographic looks at 11 of those beliefs. Source

Energy Saving Window Treatments

Energy Saving Window Treatments

March 17, 2013

Save Energy and Dollars: Save up to upgrade blinds to be energy efficient for any season of the year. Learn some tips with this infographic presented by Blinds.com Source

Home Maintenance for Homeowners

Home Maintenance for Homeowners

March 10, 2013

An info graphic on home maintenance for homeowners. The first section is about trending energy efficiency and ways to apply it to your home using new technology. Next is life expectancy in years of various home components in comparison. Below are facts about home remodeling taken from a U.S. census. Lastly, encouraging information about home […]

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Should you Buy or Rent? Calculator

March 3, 2013

As much as we like numbers, we know buying is not only about numbers. There are several intangible factors that go into the buy or rent decision – distance to work, mobility, doing your own maintenance.