Tips for Decorating Homes for Halloween

Halloween, decorating tips

Drive through a suburban neighborhood in October and it’s likely you will find yards filled with inflatable witches, animatronic grim reapers and makeshift graveyards bearing witty sayings on tombstones and bony hands reaching out from the soil.

When Selling Your Home, Staging Matters

Terri Orlando, Kupferberg staging advertorial

Many people summarize real estate as, “Location, location, location,” but preparation matters. That’s where Terri Rothwell Orlando, part of the Kupferberg Orlando team at Douglas Elliman Real Estate, comes in. A certified member of the International Association of Home Staging Professionals, she specializes in preparing houses for sale.

Budget-Friendly Ways to Freshen Up Your Home’s Exterior


As any homeowner knows, renovation projects tend to cost a lot of money. The average cost of a home renovation is difficult to gauge, as such endeavors run the gamut from complex projects like a kitchen over- haul to simpler ones like painting a room inside a home.