Apr 22nd
 
 

Starting a garden can be a daunting task if you don’t have a green thumb. However, there’s nothing more rewarding than being able to eat fresh, delicious produce from your own backyard. Spending time in your garden and tending to your plants is also a relaxing experience that can relieve stress and bring joy to [...]


9AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Homeowner Tips,

From the moment you buy your home in Columbus, Ohio to the moment you sell it, you can enjoy numerous tax benefits. You are likely aware that mortgage interest can be deducted from your taxes, but there are many other deductions that you may not be familiar with. The only downside of taking advantage of [...]


9AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Homeowner Tips,

 
 

Starting a vegetable garden in your backyard is a great way to save money and eat healthy. Gardening allows you to enjoy fresh, flavorful produce that is far superior to what you’ll find at the supermarket. Backyard gardening also helps reduce the environmental impact of transporting food. Growing vegetables is a fun activity that you [...]


5AM by Rockford Homes

Are you thinking about buying a house for sale in Delaware or another part of Central Ohio? It’s important to figure out what the true costs of homeownership are when evaluating whether or not you should really buy a home. Virtually all homebuyers rely on a mortgage from a financial institution, but there’s more to [...]


7AM by Rockford Homes

 
 

Homeowners’ insurance is an essential component of home ownership that compensates you for losses to your house and the possessions inside it. Almost every mortgage lender requires borrowers to get homeowners’ insurance. After all, your lender would face a huge monetary loss if your house were to get destroyed in a natural disaster or other [...]


4AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Homeowner Tips,Mortage,

In our previous post, we discussed the ins and outs of decorating a man cave. While some men argue that a woman’s space is essentially the entire house outside of the man cave, the truth is that women also need to have a sanctuary that is off limits to their male partners and children. Woman [...]


3AM by Rockford Homes

 
 

Have you always dreamed of having a pond in the backyard of your Ohio home? A tranquil, scenic pond can add the perfect touch to your yard and provide you with a peaceful getaway located just steps away from your house. Not only are ponds aesthetically pleasing, they are also an interesting, ongoing project to [...]


8AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Design,Design Trends,

There are few better ways to relax and put the stress of the day behind you than in a hot tub tucked away in your very own backyard paradise. Hot tub hydrotherapy is purported to have many stress-busting benefits because it warms the body, loosens stiff muscles, relaxes the joints, eases discomfort, and improves circulation. [...]


8AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Design Trends,

 
 

Most of us have experienced the beauty and serenity of a waterfall in nature. A waterfall feature allows you to recreate the soothing sounds and majestic appearance of a waterfall right in your own backyard. An outdoor waterfall can serve as a focal point in your yard. What’s more, the soothing sounds of water striking [...]


7AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Design Trends,

Do you dream of having a pool in your backyard? Not only does a pool serve as a relaxing and refreshing place to hang out, it also adds visual appeal to the exterior of your home. A pool may or may not enhance the resale value of your home. In a high-end neighborhood where most [...]


7AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Design Trends,

 
 

Some wines evolve and reach their maximum potential as they age. If you’re a wine enthusiast with extra space in your home, buying or building a wine cellar to age your wines may be a great choice. Wine cellars allow you to store wine bottles on their sides in a functional and attractive way. Not [...]


7AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Design Trends,

If you’re building a new home in Columbus, one of the many decisions you’ll have to make is determining which energy source to use. Generally, that choice boils down to natural gas or electricity. Gas has been around since the 18th century, and electricity has been around since the 19th century. While electric appliances remain [...]


1AM by Rockford Homes
Categories : Design Trends,