5 Popular Home Styles (And What Makes Them Unique)
From historic to contemporary—and everything in between—there’s a home to match everyone's taste. If you’re lost when it comes to home styles, then you've come to the right spot. Here’s a quick look at some of the most ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 30, 2014 in Homeowners
The Best in Home Improvement Apps
There is a category of task which I have imperially dubbed “household development.” These tasks include all things related to home improvement and organization, and they are a category of tasks which are, at least for me, never ending. ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 28, 2014 in Home Maintenance Tips
Party Hosting Gear Every Home Owner Should Have on Hand
Having people over to your house is one of the warmest, most generous gifts you can give your friends and loved ones. If your guests are coming, they’re already primed to have a good time—all you have to do is keep them in the mood....
Posted by Paula Henry on October 26, 2014 in Homeowners
What to DIY for your Wedding and What to Leave to the Pros
Here at Home to Indy, we work with a lot of engaged couples who are looking for their first home together. We understand that paying for a wedding and purchasing a house simultaneously can be expensive, which is why we're all for saving a few ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 23, 2014 in Home and Family
Making Music: Where Indy Kids Shine
As we all know, music is a great way to help children grow, develop, and express themselves in a creative way. Getting kids excited about music at an early age can really unlock their potential and help their creative side grow. Whether you come ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 21, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Local Shops: Gift Giving at Its Finest
Here at Home to Indy, we love supporting the locals—local artists, local restaurants, and local shops. If you happen to be new to the area or haven’t done much exploring, you may not have stumbled on some of these gems. Whether you're ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 19, 2014 in Local Indy
What You Need to Know About Down Payments
Buying a home is an exciting event, but it can also be filled with lots of questions, especially for first-time homebuyers. You’ll probably hear unfamiliar terms like equity, mortgage, down payment, and more—and you’ll hear them ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 16, 2014 in Buyer Resources
On the Road Again: An Indiana Road Trip Guide
Everybody needs a breather now and then, but full blown vacations can be hard to come by. That doesn’t mean, you need to forego the relaxing qualities of getting away. Indianapolis just happens to be central to a huge number of fantastic ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 14, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
4 Easy DIY Halloween Crafts for Your Home
Here at Home to Indy, Fall is one of our favorite times of the year. The weather is cooler, the leaves are changing, and Halloween is right around the corner.
In the spirit of this spooky holiday, we thought we'd share some easy DIY Halloween ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 12, 2014 in Homeowners
Best Locations to Take Photos in the Indianapolis Area
Indianapolis is a obviously a beautiful city, and it happens to be photogenic. So there are TONS of great places to take pictures here. Whether you are looking for a place to take the family to snap some shots yourselves - or you're wanting to work ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 9, 2014 in Indy Photo Spot
Fall Reading List: Indiana Authors Edition
Rolling in on ever cooler wind, as the leaves unfurl and the flowers dry, Fall comes. With it comes plans for Halloween plans, and my favorite; Fall reading lists. This Fall I was intrigued to investigate Indiana authors, since a few have made the ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 7, 2014 in Local Indy
Indianapolis Gluten Free Restaurants Sure to Please Your Taste Buds
Restaurants abound here in Indianapolis, and we love to partake of them - from local joints to national chains. If you're new to the area and happen to be gluten free, then you know how difficult it can be to eat out.
One of the most ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 5, 2014 in Local Indy
Fall Landscaping Ideas for Your Home
The following is a guest post by Cecily Hood of Contain Yourself Design, an Indianapolis-based company that specializes in seasonal container design, as well as landscaping for both commercial and residential clients. Ms. Hood graduated from Ball ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 2, 2014 in Homeowners