All posts by Baisakhi Roy

preparing home for short term rental

Preparing Your Home for Short-Term Rentals

Have a pad that’s just waiting to be on the top 10 list of “most astounding AirBnBs?”  Have a mortgage to pay? Love meeting new people and learning about diverse cultures? Or you may have lost your job and putting out a mattress out on the living room to make...

/ January 11, 2018
how often to water plants

How Often Should You Water Your Plants?

Is your green thumb failing you when it comes to houseplants? It’s probably the water! Here’s a master list of how often you should water the most common houseplants to get you started. Peace Lily Water: Once a week As its name suggests, this plant is low maintenance, pretty and actually...

/ September 26, 2017
how to repair furniture

How To Get Rid Of Old Furniture Without Throwing It Out

Getting rid of your old couch or bookcase? You don’t need to set it out on the curb – pass it down or transform it into a cute tchotchke. Here are some way to repair or recycle your furniture. Make it about the kids Summer’s done with but the kids...

/ September 6, 2017
yard maintenance myths

Yard Maintenance Myths

It’s beginning to look a lot like a hot, sizzling summer. For those of you raring to get some yard work done, here are some good-to-know facts (and some maintenance myths) before you snap on those gardening gloves. Dog pee makes your grass lush Myth Man’s best friend is not really...

/ July 11, 2017