Finding the Right Mortgage Professional

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Over 9 million senior homeowners struggle with today’s basic living expenses such as food, housing and healthcare. Many can be considered “asset rich” but “cash poor”. The professionals at USA Reverse are dedicated to educating seniors about reverse mortgages and how they can be a beneficial financial planning tool to allow more independence and greater financial freedom.

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Tile Tips From The Pros: Shower Pan

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Cabell “Cabby” Lolmaugh from the Dallas/Ft. Worth Tile Shop location shares great info on renovating a shower enclosure, a popular DIY tile project. With so many options, you can get creative and design a shower space that would cost you much more if turned over to professionals. If you are going to do a shower space yourself, you should do your homework and understand what goes into it. One part of the project is the shower pan. Cabby shows us a sample shower pan, explains its function and how to install one. For more information, visit http://www.tileshop.com.

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Designing Spaces Hits the Road with an Electric Car

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In case you haven’t noticed, there are more electric vehicles on our roads. What exactly does it mean to own an electric vehicle — also known as EVs? Are they less expensive to operate than the traditional car? How much money can we expect to save by not filling up our vehicles with gas? And do you need to worry about being stranded? Jonah Teeter-Balin, Director of Product Marketing for EV-Charging Solutions company, AeroVironment, joins us with some detailed explanations, along with a show and tell. Think of it as “Electric Vehicles – 101.”

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Kids Spaces Special

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When summer and vacations come to an end, it’s back-to-school time. For many people it’s also renovation time! Designing Spaces is here to provide solutions for improvement conundrums. This young teenager, Charlie’s room has seen better days: the flooring needed some serious help as did his furniture! With the guidance from Mom & the experts, we were able to give him a great bedroom makeover. Charlie is getting older and needs a more mature room – one that he can enjoy as “his space”. We get help from Tracy Daves from Shaw flooring with tips and the best flooring for

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Let’s Redesign Your Child’s Bedroom!

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As adults, we often love to upgrade our furniture, giving our home a new look. So why not extend that consideration to your child and their room? We have the perfect outlet to help you transform their room called ATGStores.com. It’s an online cornucopia of high-quality furniture, textiles, home accessories, and more. We’re talking everything from eco-friendly sheets to high-quality luxury furniture. ATG works with Pinterest to help you and your child find their new happy place and love where they live. ATGstores.com provides a high-quality customer experience from concept to completion. Celebrity Interior Designer and ATG Spokeswoman, Alexa Hampton,

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Back-to-School Renovations: Epic Plus Hardwood & Cut-A-Rug, Lifeguard Carpet

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The foundation of a beautiful home starts with a gorgeous floor and whether it’s hardwood, carpet, an area of rug or vinyl, Shaw Flooring can satisfy any need and taste. On this episode, Designing Spaces partners once again with Shaw Flooring to work with a South Florida family who is looking to update a couple of rooms in their home. Designer Tracy Daves she has the solution and we see a great transformation.

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Embracing the Connected Life

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Is your household connectivity delivering the service you want at a reasonable price? Your connectivity service is measured in Mbps, or megabits per second; the speed of your Internet connection. Higher Mbps speeds will load web pages more quickly, allow more devices to run on the same connection simultaneously, and enable fast download speeds for music, photos, streaming movies and more. Exactly how much speed is needed? For most multi-user families, 5-12 Mbps per user is enough for you and your family to all be online at the same time: gaming, streaming music, downloading movies, surfing the internet. But, sometimes

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Helping You Navigate the Loan Process

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Obtaining a residential mortgage is more complex than ever before, but Designing Spaces shows you how. The importance of the borrower being properly informed is monumental! We visit with Success Mortgage Partners who are doing an outstanding job of educating and communicating with the buyer, which ultimately leads to a quicker closing. The best results in this extremely important process usually come from doing business with someone local that you know, like and trust. So get ready to learn how you can get the house of your dreams.

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