By Devin Meenan During the latest RISMedia webinar, moderator Sherri Johnson, CEO and founder of Sherri Johnson Coaching & Consulting, aimed to assess broker feelings on whether tech is truly dominating real estate. To find out, she quizzed panelists Malinda Howell, senior vice president of brokerage at Ebby Halliday Companies and Erle Morring,...

By Hannah Whittenly A generator is an important part of your home's energy system. Its light and steady hum indicate its continual use, but how does it work? What are the different parts that make a generator? How can you repair it for maximum efficiency and reliability? Generator repair is as important as engine and transmission, so here are tips for high-quality...

By Kara Masterson  If you want a new home that truly feels like yours, you can have a new home constructed from the ground up that meets your specifications. Custom home builders can build your new home and save you the trouble of having to search through all the houses that are currently being listed for sale. After reviewing the following advantages of having...

By Lizzie Weakley  You might already have a furnace installed in your home, and the thought of replacing it might not have really been on your mind yet. These are a few possible signs that it might be time for you to purchase a new furnace. Your Heater Hasn't Been Heating Properly
You’re supposed to be able to count on your furnace to keep your home nice...

By Rachelle Wilber  Garage doors are an essential component of any home; when they malfunction, they can be a major hassle. You can try a few things before consulting a professional when the garage door is not opening or shutting properly. Here are five things to look for if your garage door is broken. Check the Emergency Release
Check the emergency release...

By Brooke Chaplin  It is always exciting to plan a bathroom remodel, but you want to avoid causing financial stress over your project. Luckily, there are ways to stay on top of your budget while planning a remodel. The following tips can help you set and stick to your budget while remodeling your bathroom. Set Your Budget In Advance
Setting your budget in...

By Kara Masterson  When it comes to your home’s air conditioner, you should always err on the side of caution. If you think that your AC might be in need of repairs, then there are some key steps that you must take to ensure that your HVAC continues to run smoothly and efficiently. As we head into the colder seasons, now is the perfect time to repair your AC to...

By Emma Sturgis  When most people think of solar panels, they think of bulky, cumbersome panels outside the roof. Many people believe these panels are too expensive for the average homeowner or don't provide enough power to make them worth it. But you may be surprised to learn that solar panels can actually add value to any home! This is because often homeowners...

By Meghan Belnap  When buying or selling a home, it is important to have a real estate contract. This document outlines the terms and conditions of the transaction. Here are a few things to consider when reviewing your real estate contracts. The Sales Price
The sales price is one of the most important aspects of a real estate contract. This is the price...

By Dixie Somers  As you consider the architecture for the dream house you're building, make sure that you're spending enough time thinking about the roof. The roof can account for almost half of the exterior, so it carries plenty of weight in terms of your home's appeal. One aspect of roofs that's important to cover is the design type that you're going to work with....