Nothing changes our mood like a change of color, be it in our homes, on our ourselves, or with our vehicles. Changing colors in the home offers a chance for renewal and a freshening of the interior (or exterior) landscape. The foremost paint companies know this, so every year, they expend a great deal of energy analyzing public mood, and then develop a palette that marks the trends for the year. It's a bit tricky with so many companies announcing "colors of the year," so you can certainly take your pick of these many sumptuous colors for your home listed among Wheeling homes for sale.
The color trend developers understand the prevailing mood this past year was influenced by comforting colors. However, that's not to say color trend artists aren't willing to make bold predictions for livening things up.
The frigid winter months are upon us, and many of us are dreading what this means for our utility bills. Winter months can be costly when it comes to heating costs, especially if you have a gas furnace. However, as a homeowner, there are actually several things you can do to lessen the blow and shave a few dollars off of your utility costs. The trick is to do everything possible to keep warm air inside to save your furnace from working overtime. Our real estate agents are pros at reducing winter heating bills, and they've pulled together a list of strategies to help you do the same: