Archive | December 2015

Top 5 Goals Most Homeowners Doesn’t Tell Anyone

 

 

Believe it or not, each of us here has a list of goals – what to do and what not to do. Right? Who doesn’t have one? If you have a checklist of goals for 2016, homeowners have too! They also have their promises with the high hopes of achieving those goals. It doesn’t matter whether you are one of the homeowners in Amaia Scapes Lipa or any other real estate property; you still have goals you wish to achieve. Right?

And whether you like it or not, homeowners who don’t have any goals for the next year’s resolution doesn’t have a home to be proud of. Yes, homeowners do experience ups and downs when it comes to their homes, but it doesn’t mean that they gave up hoping to have a better home experience. I bet, you too wish to live in a home sweet home. Well, you don’t have to end up merely wishing when you can achieve your desired goals.

 
If you are one of those homeowners who wants to live a satisfying and healthy lifestyle, below are some goals of most homeowners that they aim to accomplish.

1. I will get my home life in order

If you think that your household is the only messy here, then you better think again. There are households that are messier than yours. When it gets down to their things, they tend to put and hang things all over their place. Their clothes, decals, toys, shoes, and other things that keep their place were all messy. Well, you better clear out the clutter or give those old clothes, shoes and toys to charity. With that, it doesn’t just give you a clean and orderly arrangement but also, donating your old things can help people that are in need.

2. I will be eco-friendly (and save on expenses)

One of the responsibilities of being a homeowner is that you should know how to be an eco-friendly homeowner. Being eco-friendly comes in many ways. You can start by conserving water and electricity at home, segregating biodegradable and non-biodegradable trash, minimizing pollution such as your noise, and other responsible actions that you need to consider and abide. Mind you, it doesn’t just be to your advantage, other homeowners will also follow you if they notice that you are doing what is right for the good of the environment. The change starts with you.

3. I will pay my bills on time

You are not worthy to be called a homeowner if you don’t know how to pay your bills on time. Yes, we all do understand that you have a lot of financial priorities in life –they are even lining up. However, you should also not forget that paying your bills is also one of your responsibilities that you need to abide. Unless you have a tolerant landlord, missing your payments may not be a good way to establish a good image on your neighbors and landlords. Well, setting aside a budget that is intended for the rentals is a must for you to do.

4. I will create a better cleaning system

If you are one of those homeowners who don’t have any time to clean his/her home, then you better create and have a better cleaning system. Well, you have can achieve this when you enlist family members to help with the division of household chores. With that, tasks are already divided, which makes it easier and faster to do. Well, if you are living alone in an apartment, then you better know your schedule and make sure to make time for it. If you don’t, then you better expect for a lot of cleaning to do later on.

5. I will think about home maintenance and security

One of the many reasons why most houses won’t last long is because, homeowners don’t have the time to make sure that their home is still in good condition. They don’t even have the time to have a regular home inspection to make sure that there will be no cracks and holes that can ruin the foundation of your home.

Moreover, making sure that you are living in a safe place is the thing that a homeowner should prioritize. You better find a better property if you think that you’re living in a place where your safety is being compromised. Your safety is always your top priority in life.

Home Design Tips 101: How to Make Your Home Extra Cozy

Have your ever experience living in a condo where you can’t even tell if the place is worth living? Or even visit a condo where you’re intimidated to touch anything because the place felt cold? Well, some of us here have experience these kinds of situations and have realized that it’s not their kind of style. Of course, who would want to have that kind of atmosphere at home?

It doesn’t matter what type of Alveo condo Cebu you’re living, for as long as it feels good to have it. That’s the main purpose, right? There are some of us here are struggling to make their home as cozy as they want it to be, but failed. Well, if you are one of those people, then below are some tips for you on how you can make your home extra cozy.

Add furniture you could curl up

Imagine a home without any couch or sofa at all. Empty, right? It doesn’t feel like you belong in a home. For some reasons, having a sofa in our living room is not just useful for us, it also gives a comfy and homey feeling to the place. And of course, you and your guest will feel relax whenever you sit on a soft sofa.

Don’t be afraid to mix and match pieces

 

 

There are a lot of ways you can decorate or beautify your home, and one of those things is to mix and match furniture pieces. Well, that if you know how to pull the right choices of each furniture, then you this might be a breakthrough for you when it comes to the design or decorations for your home. Moreover, there will always be fun whenever you try to mix and match things in your home since you’ve got the chance to think creatively about how you can pull the design off.

Fill your home with things that spark happiness

 

 

Whether you realize it or not, one of the factors that contribute to the happy and satisfying feeling to your home, are the things that you include. Well, if you want to feel happy about living in your home, then you might as well add furniture that can also make you have. Avoid decorating your home that give creeps on you. And mind you, friends and families who wish to visit your home would love to visit again, since they like the ambiance of your home.

Play with colors

 

 

Aside from mixing and matching things you have at home, you also have to consider to play with its color. Of course, this is also one way to add beauty and serenity to your home. Well, if you are one of those people who wish to have a brighter home, then you might as well choose a color that are pleasing to the eyes. You may also add dark colors for as long as it will compliment to the light colors that you choose to have. Also, be creative to mix and match colors.

Never underestimate the power of well-though-out lighting
One of the things that add beauty to your home is your lighting. Of course, lights are the things that illuminate the place. Moreover, a good light helps us do the things easier and faster without getting our eyes hurt. Well, don’t worry about your electricity bills, there are LED lights or CFLs that cut down the consumption of your electricity bill.

Bring in more plants

 

 

One way or another, having plants inside our home boosts our energy to do things. Of course, whenever there is a touch of nature, it boosts our energy that motivates us to do more every day. Moreover, there are proven studies that show having plants inside our home helps heal sickness. It is also medicinal to all of us.

These tips mentioned above are just some of the things you can do to make your home extra cozy. Of course, you also have the need to know the basic on what and what not to include in your home for you to achieve the desired outcome.

To-Do List: A Quick Houseguest Prep

There will always be an excitement whenever guests visit your home in Alveo Condominium Cebu or any other real estate property that you are living. Agree? It’s the time for you to bond and make memories together. However, preparing your home for guests can also be a hassle on our part. Of course, you also have to think about what you should have and do to have a satisfying staying.

Some of you here might have a little time before your guests start to arrive. Fret no! Preparing your home for their arrival is not as hard as you think it is. Well, all you have to do is have some basic knowledge of the things that needs to finish.

Tidy up

 

 

 

Before you can add some decorations in your home, one of the must things for you to do is to tidy up first. Of course, you cannot move on to the next step when your home is still messy. Of course, you don’t want to hear some bad impressions from your guests, right? And mind you, when you don’t know how to tidy up your room, it will also reflect on who and what you are. Tidy up your home is not that hard as you think it is. All you have to do is place the things back to its proper place for as not to look messy around your home. And if you have some trash or dirt, then it is also your duty to clean it up. It’s a simple cleaning.

Make the guest bed with fresh sheets

 

 

When your guests decide to stay for a night, you have to make sure that all of the bed sheets, pillow cases and blankets are all clean and fresh. You also have to make sure that you also tidy up things in the guest room, and remove things that are not that necessary for their use. Moreover, making enough space for them to move around the guest room is also one of the things you should consider. When you have a clean room for them, they will most likely have a good rest.

Check lighting and privacy

 

 

Even if they are your guests, they also deserve to have some privacy. Before you let them get into their room, you have to check first their door knob whether if it’s broken or not. If it is, then you better change it immediately. Moreover, if you think that the light of their room is not that good, then you also have to change the lightbulbs. Of course, you should also not forget about the window, there should be coverings to secure their privacy.

Clean and restock the bathroom

 

 

One of the important rooms in our home is the bathroom. Agree? Well for some homeowners, it is a no-no. Of course, it is where we make ourselves clean. That is why, our bathroom should also be clean. And mind you, some guests make the cleanliness of a bathroom a big deal. That is also why, you should be keen when it comes to cleaning and changing the things and other toiletries in the bathroom.

Get your home info together

 

 

If you decide to lend your home to your guests, you should not forget to lend your guest a key. Moreover, be sure that the guests can distinguish the spare key by putting a keychain. With that, it will be easier for them to find which of the keys fits for their home. Aside from the key, if you have a Wi-Fi at home, you should let them know the password so they can use the internet. Of course, don’t forget to inform your guests if you have some other important things that you want them to know.

Stock up on morning essentials

 

 

Bread, coffee, tea, fruits, cereals, or a breakfast meal, should all be found in the kitchen. Of course, you don’t want to make your guests starve early in the morning, right? Moreover, labelling the things in the kitchen will make a convenient stay. And as much as possible, you should also stock some other food that they want to choose to eat.

Whether you agree with me on this or not, there will always be a favour back when you know how to entertain your guests at home. If you are satisfied with your hospitality, then they will also mostly likely be hospitable towards you when it is your turn to visit their home.