DIY or Hire a Pro? Six Questions to Ask Yourself

Who hasn’t watched a home improvement show and later decided to tackle their own project? TV personalities make it look so easy—and oftentimes also fun. Unfortunately, things aren’t always so easy or fun in the real world. Plus, if you run into trouble, you might end up spending more than if you had hired a contractor in the first place. So what should you decide-DIY... Read Article

Have Stuff to Store? Then Read These Self-Storage Tips

If you’re like me, you sometimes look around and wonder, “How did I accumulate all this stuff?!” Thankfully, we’re not alone. Nearly 11 million households have items in a storage unit. That represents a 65 percent increase from 10 years ago. Whether you’re about to get married and combine households, a parent looking to free up space or a retiree looking to downsize, a storage... Read Article

Best Homeowners Insurance

The last time we blogged about homeowners insurance we showed you why it’s important to choose a company that has a good reputation and friendly customer service. But you may be wondering how to find the best homeowners insurance policy. Hodges Insurance can help you find a policy with a reasonable premium cost for coverage you need. How do you find the best homeowners insurance?... Read Article

What to Consider Before Buying a House on a Golf Course

There are about 29 million people who play golf in the United States. So it’s probably no surprise that more and more Americans are opting to live a stone’s throw away from enjoying their favorite leisure activity. The first golf communities appeared in Florida and the Carolinas more than two decades ago. Eventually, they spread across the Sun Belt and beyond. Today, it’s not uncommon... Read Article

Homeowners Insurance: Reputation Counts

When you are in the process of buying a home or you need to replace your existing homeowners’ insurance, you need answers about coverage. It is very important that you know the reputation of the insurance company you are considering. The last thing you want is a problem should anything happen to your home! When Something Goes Wrong Homeowners’ insurance can suddenly become an extremely... Read Article