Category: Home Improvment

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4 Tips To Help You Spend Less On A/C This Summer

Posted on May 30, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

It’s FPL’s favorite time of the year again – Summer. That means beach days, sundresses, and high electricity bills. Air conditioning is the number one way to overcome the stifling Florida heat. Coming home from work to a cool home is an incredible feeling – until you get the electricity bill at the end of …

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Top South Florida Home Design Themes

Posted on November 7, 2023 by Great Florida Homes

Interior design can make a huge difference in the look and feel of your home. There are a lot of different trends in interior design at any given time, but knowing which trends are on top can make a big difference in your design decisions. Whether you’re in the middle of a remodel or trying …


Planted by Seeds of Evil, Good Sprouts

Posted on March 3, 2023 by Great Florida Homes

By Mindi Rudan Before 2018, when you told people you were from Parkland, Florida, they’d tip their heads asking: “Where’s that?” “South of Boca Raton,” would register some recognition. Now, 5 years after the 2018 shooting that still renders our community raw with noxious disbelief, everyone across the globe seems to know JUST where Parkland …

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Cleaning Tips for South Florida’s Humidity

Posted on February 17, 2023 by Great Florida Homes

Getting a new home in South Florida is exciting and can be a lot of fun. But, there might be a few cleaning challenges you aren’t familiar with if you’re coming from a drier or cooler climate. South Florida has gorgeous weather, but you should be aware that it is one of the most (if …


Preparing Your South Florida Home for Summer

Posted on July 26, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Florida’s weather is known far and wide as some of the best weather you can get anywhere. And it’s true! Especially here in South Florida, the weather is usually mild, comfortable, and consistent aside from the occasional storm. But, as we head into the warmest summer months, it’s important to remember that prepping your home …


Best Home Improvement Projects For South Florida Homes

Posted on June 7, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Home improvement is one of the joys of owning your own home, but many homeowners aren’t sure which, if any, improvements are worth making. Of course, you need to consider things like how much value a given improvement will add to your home, whether you’re likely to sell your home in the next few years, …


Spring Cleaning Tips for South Florida Homes

Posted on April 22, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Keeping your home clean can be a real challenge for almost any modern family. Knowing the tips that will keep your home more comfortable is one of the best things you can do to make it easier. So, whether you’re living in a traditional house, a condo, or a luxury apartment, these tips are designed …


South Florida Winter Home Maintenance

Posted on December 3, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

South Florida might be known for its mild winters, but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t take some precautions to get ready for the season. After all, winter in South Florida can mean more rain and you can still expect a few storms. If you aren’t ready for a change in the weather you might …


Renovating Your Current Home vs. Buying A New Home

Posted on November 3, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

After living in the same home for years, you may find that you’re ready for a change. For many people, that change involves selling their current home and purchasing a new one. However, other homeowners may get the reset that they need by renovating their current home. If you want to upgrade your home in …


Autumn Home Maintenance Tips for South Florida

Posted on October 6, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

Living in South Florida comes with a lot of perks and benefits, but that doesn’t mean you can skip Autumn maintenance. Even with the mild weather we get to enjoy in South Florida, it’s important to do some home maintenance before winter. Here are some of the most important Autumn home maintenance tasks we recommend …