How to Maximize your Whole-House Remodel

Whether it's a bathroom remodel, redesign or a little home freshen - up, there are some things to keep in mind before jumping into a large project. Here are just a few ideas to get the questions started ....10 Tips to Maximize Your Whole-House RemodelRemodeling, decorating, and … [Read more...]

What is a toe kick drawer?

Kitchen redesigns are one of the most expensive a homeowner can do – but, it can be the most fun. I am always amazed of all the great new ideas and gadgets that seem to come out every day. I especially like the idea of a toe-kick drawer (see slide show below). All these new ideas can become … [Read more...]

August 2013 Newsletter

Real estate and redesign tips for great homes in the Desert. … [Read more...]

Should your kitchen sink face guests or face the fairway?

This may seem daunting .... you have a chance to jazz up your kitchen, but where should you place your kitchen sink - or should you have more work stations than a conventional sink? Below are some great ideas from Houzz.com that may help you decide which may work in your kitchen.Designing Your … [Read more...]

Now is the time to hunt for bargains for your home in La Quinta!

What is a good time to buy: You don’t have to have anyone going back to school to take advantage of some of the best deals of the season. If your home office is in need of some items, it’s best to pick it up now. You’ll find great deals at any of our local big box and office supply stores for … [Read more...]

Are you strong enough for a remodel?

Wisdom to Help Your Relationship Survive a RemodelArchitecture, interior design, and more ∨Consider a versatile murphy bed when looking for guest bed furniture, find well-designed task chairs, and work with a contractor in your area to create a fun yet functional home office. Find … [Read more...]

What makes the Best Kitchen Counter Tops?

One of the major items you have to decide on in your kitchen remodel is what kind of counter top would fit your needs the best. You don’t always have to go with a granite counter top. Soapstone Very durable, unaffected by heat, and resistant to acids in tomatoes and lemons. However, it is very … [Read more...]

What Features Matter Most when Looking for your home in the Desert?

 According to the National Association of REALTORS®, did you know that 53% of buyers started a home improvement project within three months AFTER they purchased their home? Home buyers typically spent $4,550 on the project of which the kitchen is the most likely to receive the remodel – 47% … [Read more...]

Open Saysame!!

As a real estate agent in La Quinta and surrounding area, I have been using the Supra entry system for years. It’s easy and logs who enters a home and when they leave. Agents don’t have to exchange keys to gain entry, we use our smart phones now to access the home’s lock box.Now, there you will … [Read more...]

Happy 4th of July!

 We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. ~The Declaration of Independence July 4, 1776  … [Read more...]