Chipper Augustin's Blog Posts

Up Curb Appeal By Looking Up At Your Roof

When trying to up curb appeal, most homeowners focus on landscaping or repainting that front door. But did you know that by updating or repairing your roof you can increase your curb appeal by 40

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Is A Second Mortgage A Good Idea

If you need money for home improvements, college tuition or another purpose, you might be able to secure funds with favorable terms through a second mortgage. Before you do so, it’s important to

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Keep Your Home Smart And Safe

Technology has paved the way for convenience in every area of our lives, from our cars to our offices to our homes. But while we take advantage of all the possibilities technology offers, there are

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Relax In A Fresher Healthier Bathroom

You may think about the health of your diet or exercise routine, but how about the health of your bathroom? Bathrooms can be a leading culprit of unhealthy chemicals, be it from cleaning or bathing

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6 Small And Easy Steps To Improve Your Credit Score

The best way to improve your credit score is simple, but not always that easy: Reduce your debt.Paying off your credit cards, or at least paying them down substantially, will not only increase your

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The 5 Habits Of Digitally Successful People

Do you feel overwhelmed by today’s all-consuming digital culture, both at work and at home? With the pervasive, non-stop quality of technology, it’s easy to see why. Yet, technology is also our

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Do You Use Your Credit Card To Buy Coffee Those Small Charges Can Add Up

Credit cards can be used to buy almost anything, but using them for small purchases can seem like a waste of time when debit cards or cash are more convenient. However, there are both advantages and

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Learning The ABCs Of FICO

Most people don’t think too much about their FICO scores until they want to get a loan. But no matter the type of loan you want – mortgage, new car, or whatever – the higher your  FICO

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The Possibilities Of Paint How To Revamp Your Homes Exterior

If you’re hoping to up your curb appeal or just give your home a face lift, then you may already know that fresh paint is the easiest and most cost-effective route."Just add a pinch of a new paint

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How To Seek Out The Perfect Investment Property

Buying an investment property can be a smart way to increase cash flow, and you’d have a backup home if you ever need to move.Gauging which listing will make the best investment property can take

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Finding The Best Interest Rate On A Mortgage

Mortgage brokers and other real estate experts can often help homebuyers find the best interest rate on a mortgage that fits their needs, but that doesn’t mean borrowers shouldn’t shop around so

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How To Clean Painted Walls

Did your toddler scribble on the walls? Or perhaps a year or two of wear and tear have your interior paints looking less than pristine. If your walls could use a little TLC, but you’re not quite

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Get The Family Off And Running With A Healthy Start

At the risk of sounding like your mother, breakfast truly is the most important meal of the day.Not only does it provide the chance to fuel your body with the best possible nutrients, but taking a

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Expert Insights What Is A Variance

A variance is a request made to your local jurisdiction to deviate from current zoning requirements. If granted, a variance will allow you to use your land in a way that is normally not permitted by

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How To Best Use Social Media To Explore Neighborhoods

Choosing a city to live in can be easy, but it can be a little more difficult to narrow it down to a neighborhood.Without leaving your couch, however, you can explore a neighborhood through these

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5 Ways To Keep Your Basement From Flooding

Heavy storms can wreak havoc on our homes, especially if you have a basement that’s in danger of flooding. New York-based T. Webber Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning offers the following tips

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7 Ways To Save Big On Groceries

Most homemakers have heard the advice by now to spend less time in the center aisles of the grocery store. The freshest, most economical and nutritious food choices are typically found at the store

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What To Know About Insuring Your Roof

Your roof is, quite literally, hanging over your head whenever you're inside your residence. As a homeowner, you need to take good care of this important part of the house, which means understanding

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Trendy Choices For Your Flooring Changeover

When it comes to flooring, carpeting is getting softer, hardwood is getting rougher and—wait for it—vinyl floors are becoming luxurious. So it might be time to considering changing your flooring

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