How large of a space do you think you need in a home to be happy? There's no single or correct answer to that question. It's absolutely a matter of individual preference. However, a small house that uses minimal resources can help you save more money than you could imagine while paying a full mortgage.
Now that the temperature is beginning to fall, you've probably begun thinking about how to keep warm this winter without going broke.
There is constant chatter about what it means to go green and the best ways to do so. It's become clear that people are interested in reducing their carbon footprint and an interesting movement has been gaining popularity in the USA - passive houses.
What is a passive house?
- A major remodeling endeavor can be stressful for kids who are comfortable with their surroundings and have lived there for several years. However, involving your kids in the remodeling process can bring the family together as a team, demonstrate the value of hard work and boost their self-esteem as helpers.
Today's culture pushes everyone to move quickly, stay busy and multitask whenever possible. However, in the process, it's become a very noisy environment.
If you have been considering purchasing a modular home, now is the time. Although prefabricated houses garnered a reputation as cheaply produced shacks when they hit the market decades ago, the general consensus seems to be shifting.