Home Improvement

June 8, 2020

You Don't Know What You Don't Know

Ignorance Comes with Age

Several months ago, I was at the gym going about my workout as usual. There was a group of older gentlemen, likely in their mid 70s, nearby who were chatting with each other and I happened to be within earshot. I didn’t hear the context of ...

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May 18, 2020

False Dichotomies

This or That

Humans are naturally inclined to squeeze everything into simple, categorical dichotomies. We want everything to be "Good/Bad" or "Correct/Incorrect" which is understandable. If we're able to fit everything into these black and white categories it makes life and decision making much easier. Unfortunately, the ...

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April 30, 2020

On Average

Averages Vs Reality

Have you ever heard the story of the man who was 6' tall and tried to cross a river that was 5' deep on average? His friends warned him that it wasn't safe but he was sure that he'd be fine since he was ...

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April 21, 2020

Amortization & Appreciation, the Silent Wealth Builders

Most people stash away money for retirement by putting it in a 401k or IRA in hopes that it will grow and compound over time allowing them to retire comfortably at 65. They siphon off a portion of their income each month into their savings, working hard to build as ...

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April 14, 2020

Nothing New Under the Sun

That escalated quickly

It's early April of 2020, just over a month ago the stock market was roaring along on one of the longest bull runs in its history, the presidential campaigns were ramping up and March Madness was about to begin. Investors were busy speculating with excessive amounts ...

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March 4, 2019

Prepping for a Home Inspection

First and foremost, don't panic! If there is an issue within the home, the inspector will most likely find it. The buyers will either ask you to fix it or they wont. You will know once the inspection is complete. There is no need to stress before, during, or ...

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Oct. 24, 2018

Water: A Home's Worst Enemy

Water has the potential to damage any area of your home. It can cause warping, buckling, expansion, and mold throughout the house. From the roof to the foundation, water can cause devastating damage at an outrageous cost. Fortunately, the are preventative steps you can take to avoid water damage. Continue ...

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July 27, 2018

Budget-Friendly Living Room Updates

Often times, the living room is the first thing you see when you get home. It's probably safe to say that it is also one of the most used rooms in your house. Updating this area will bring new life into your home while making it an aesthetically pleasing ...

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June 11, 2018

7 Lawn Care Tips

Lawn care can be a tricky thing. Getting soft, green grass seems like a simple feat, but the process can go south pretty quickly. Green grass is definitely attainable, but it may take some patience. Check out some of our basic tips below on how to get your lawn in ...

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May 15, 2018

Colorado Springs Events You Don't Want to Miss

If you're looking for something to do, look no further than the Colorado Springs' event calendar! Below are just a few of the upcoming events this amazing city has to offer. Be sure to check out a handful ofthese. You wont regret it!


Old Colorado City First Friday ...

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