Samplize

Samplize

Did you ever wonder why the final paint color on your wall didn’t match the paint chip you chose? It’s because paint chips are printed, not painted, and why everyone from designers to paint stores recommend testing with real paint. But then you have to buy a quart (or...
Gold Star Adjusters

Gold Star Adjusters

A customer’s home in Vilano Beach was severely flooded during Hurricane Irma to the tune of over $100,000 in damages. He told me that he used a Public Adjuster to settle the claim and it resulted in his receiving $40,000 more than his insurance company offered.  After...
Real Estate Lessons

Real Estate Lessons

This house just came on the market last week. It’s a lovely property with an in-ground pool, but I couldn’t get over the picture of the landscaping in the front yard. Bet the neighbors aren’t too happy either. (Remind me to share the story of our neighbor in Chicago...
Fakespot

Fakespot

Unfortunately, our new reality is that people write fake reviews. If you do a lot of shopping on Amazon, (like we do way too much of), Fakespot is a wonderful tool that grades the legitimacy of the reviews.  It does not review the product itself, but rather how likely...