Organization & Home Maintenance Tips

7 Essential Organizing Rules

There are countless theories and strategies on how to be more organized, but sometimes it helps to boil it all down to some basic concepts.  According to House Beautiful, these are seven essential rules of organizing.

  1. Keep like with like.  Keep things logical by storing similar items together.  Stay away from “catch-all” areas.
  2. Think before you buy.  Resist impulse buys and figure out where a new item will go before you make the purchase.
  3. Honor your memories – then throw them out.  Unless the item is sacred, toss it, especially paper items like old concert

Abington Park Subdivision – Snellville, Ga

Whether you’re looking to buy or sell in the Abington Park Subdivision, below is some useful information that you can use to evaluate the neighborhood.  The first chart shows you the Subdivision Property Characteristics.  You will notice that Abington Park is an older, established neighborhood with 95 homes.  The Subdivision Sales Data and History chart shows that the property turnaround time is 10.07 years.  This means that homeowners in this neighborhood tend to hold onto their properties for a fair amount of time before selling.  The ‘Sales Timeframe’ numbers reflects the market free fall and gradual recovery that most …

EPA Radon Pamplet

Radon is a cancer-causing, radioactive gas.
You can’t see radon. And you can’t smell it or taste it. But it may be a problem in your home.  Radon is estimated to cause many thousands of deaths each year. That’s because when you breathe air containing radon, you can get lung cancer. In fact, the Surgeon General has warned that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States today. Only smoking causes more lung cancer deaths.  If you smoke and your home has high radon levels, your risk of lung cancer is especially high.  EPA Radon