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10 Steps To A DIY Financial Plan

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(BPT) - By Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz Did you know that 78 percent of people with a financial plan pay their bills on time vs. only 38 percent of people who don't have a plan? Or that 68 percent of planners have an emergency fund while only 26 percent of non-planners are prepared to cover an unexpected cost? Stats like these from the 2019 Schwab Modern Wealth survey reinforce my belief that everyone - no matter their financial situation - can benefit from a financial plan. So why aren't more Continue Reading ...

3 DIY Decor Projects For The Holiday Season

(BPT) - Are you looking for fun ways to spend time with loved ones this holiday season? Crafting DIY decorations is a perfect way to do so, providing an opportunity for you to get creative and make cheerful and festive pieces you'll cherish all season long. Another perk of making delightful holiday creations is making memories - which is what the season is really about. So, fill your mugs with cider or hot cocoa and get ready for some holiday happiness with these three easy DIY decor Continue Reading ...

Friendswood TX The Place To Be

Posted on: August 22, 2018 by in Blog
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Friendswood TX, the population as of 2010 was 35, 805 and it has become a thriving community sharing two counties, Northern Galveston and Southern Harris County divided by the popular Clear Creek. Clear Creek offers direct water access to the Gulf of Mexico through Clear Lake and Galveston Bay. Friendswood TX weather - Summers are long, can be hot and oppressive as it is Texas. The winters are short, cool and windy. Over the course of the year, the average temperatures vary from 47 degrees Continue Reading ...

Top 4 Factors That Affect The Cost Of A New Roof

Posted on: June 25, 2018 by in Blog
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Pearland Home Inspection Explains The Cost Of A New Roof No one wants to pay more for something that they have to, especially when it comes to a large home improvement purchase. So, why can there be thousands of dollars difference between contractor bids for neighboring homes? And how can homeowners get an idea of what a new roof will cost? In general, labor for a new roof should make up 60-65 percent of the cost and most of the remaining cost, 30-35 percent, should be the cost for Continue Reading ...

Products To Improve Your Home In 2 Hours Or Less

Posted on: June 18, 2018 by in Blog
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Products To Improve Your Home With Pearland Home Inspection's Help The words home improvement usually conjure up images of major undertakings like tiling your bathroom or kitchen or tearing down a wall, taking hours and hours to complete the project. The fact is there are some meaningful home improvements you can do that can be accomplished in under two hours. First, have you ever wished your home had more daylight? Maybe you want to bring in daylight to a small place like a closet or Continue Reading ...

5 Home-buying Tips For First-timers And Old-timers

Posted on: June 11, 2018 by in Blog
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Pearland Home Inspection Give Tips On Home Buying Whether you are buying a home for the first time or you are just looking for an upgrade, it is never a bad idea to arm yourself with tips that can make your search go from overwhelming to enjoyable. Rather than learning the hard way about hidden expenses and difficult neighbors, there are things you can do to feel more confident as you begin your search. With a seller’s market in many parts of the country, these tips are even more Continue Reading ...

Pearland TX Home Inspector

Posted on: November 21, 2017 by in Blog
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Are You Sure the Home You’re Considering Is Your Best Choice? FIND OUT BY CALLING THE SPECIALISTS AT GC HOME INSPECTION If you’re making a real estate purchase in Pearland, trust GC Home Inspector to give you a thorough report on everything related to your selected property. Our inspector has been in the industry for more than 30 years and will use that expertise to give you all the information you need to make an informed buying decision. Home inspection ensures that you get Continue Reading ...

10 Packing Hacks To Streamline Your Move

Posted on: June 18, 2016 by in Blog
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Moving brings a mix of emotions. Excitement about living in a new home is paired with angst and anxiety about the actual moving process. The most dreaded task is the one that takes the most time: packing. Here are 10 packing hacks. The boxes, the bubble wrap, the labels — oh my! Packing can be chaotic and overwhelming. Fortunately the experts at Penske Truck Rental have some time-tested tips to help anyone make packing for a move fast, easy and efficient. Creative packing Continue Reading ...

3 Things to Look for When Buying a New Home

Posted on: June 18, 2016 by in Blog
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Purchasing a new home is an exciting and sometimes stressful experience. Learn the 3 things to look for when buying a new home. Whether you’re moving to a new town or looking to upgrade from your current space, finding a new home requires patience, expert guidance and a keen eye for detail. As a home seeker, the first thing you’ll evaluate is location, space and amenities such as fireplaces, granite countertops, a finished basement, deck or a swimming pool. The next thing to consider is Continue Reading ...

6 Simple Ways to Freshen Your Home Inside and Out

Posted on: June 18, 2016 by in Blog
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Looking for some easy ways to breathe new life into your home? Check out these tips. Whether it’s the air inside or the decor itself, freshening things up can make your home look and feel more welcoming at any time of year. You don’t need a lot of time or money to reinvigorate your home; just a few simple and affordable, yet high-impact DIY projects will do the trick. Here are a few projects you can easily accomplish in a single weekend: Paint an accent wall, trim or ceiling. Continue Reading ...