Danielle Freese's Blog Posts

10 STEPS TO DECLUTTER YOUR KITCHEN

We are all thankful for the many drawers and cabinets in kitchens today, but they make it easy for us to hide our clutter instead of getting rid of it. If you have reached the point where you can no

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WHAT TO PACK FOR THE FIRST NIGHT IN YOUR NEW HOME

 You just finished unloading the final box from the moving truck, and now you’re officially moved in to your new home! You go to take a shower to wash off the day, only to realize you don

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MAKE YOUR HOME STAND OUT THIS SUMMER

As May comes to a close, school ends and the summer officially begins, that means one important thing - home selling season is upon us. With the kids home from school and vacation time accumulated,

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MOVING TIPS TO MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER

Whether this is your first time moving or your 10th, there are always new tips and tricks to making your move a little more smooth each time. While we are so concentrated on getting everything

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Trends to Toss

With millennials making up nearly 40% of the home buyers on the market today, up-to-date style is a huge consideration in the buying process. When nearly half of your potential buyers have likely

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Get Your Home In Shape for Showing

Homes that have been well-maintained and convey pride of ownership appeal to perceptive, motivated buyers. Below are some simple steps you can take to ensure your home is in "show shape" when you

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DIY SHIPLAP FOR $40

Thanks to Chip & Joanna Gaines, shiplap is filling homes across the country, and for good reason. Shiplap can give you a beautiful feature wall without having to choose an accent color you may

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MUST-HAVE TOOLS FOR HOMEOWNERS

When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman, you’re going to need to fix them yourself. Luckily, you don

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Let's Landscape That Pool!

Ready to take on the task of landscaping your pool space? You generally don't realize the importance in the types of trees you use until it's too late. Let's go over a few rules the trees around

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Hot Spot of the Week! Chupacabra Craft Beers

Where are all of my beer and wine drinkers? I am fixen to tell you about your new favorite hang out spot in Central Texas! Chupacabra Craft Beer and Salado Lone Star Winery is located Downtown

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The Weekender Feb 1-3

Friday, February 13 Texans Winery/3 Texans Vineyard Ribbon CuttingPaint your own bottle or glass - Camp CaylorHorace Willis - Free Live Show at Fire Street PizzaLive Music-Tristan Inman - Chupacabra

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Hot Spot of the Week - The Gin at Nolan Creek

The Gin has a very long history in Bell County. The building that stands today was built between 1928 and 1929 by The Farmer's Co-op Gin Company to replace to old mill that burned down in the 1920.

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THE DIRTIES ITEMS IN THE HOME AND HOW TO CLEAN THEM

Of course, one of the dirtiest objects in anyone’s home is the toilet. But, that’s not the only place where dirt and germs accumulate. Here are five other dirty places and suggestions

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The Weekender

Welcome to The Weekender! Here is your guide for events going on in the Fort Hood area for the weekend of January 25-27. If you have an event that you would like to feature on this page please

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Using Paint to Enhance the Size of a Room

Paint colors can drastically affect the feeling of a room. It can make it enjoyable to be in, or leave you feeling uncomfortable. It can alter the perception of the room's shape and size and add to,

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Hot Spot of the Week - Fire Street Pizza

Who are my pizza lovers here? Hey Bell County have you tried Fire Street Pizza yet? No? What are you waiting for?Fire Street is a locally owned wood-fire pizza restuart in Belton, TX. Centrally

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Top 5 Home Staging Props

1. ORCHIDS & HIGH QUALITY FLORALSOrchids are an incredibly versatile prop. They are beautiful, elegant and add class into any interior, regardless of the style of home. They will pair well with

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The Weekender Jan 11-13

Welcome to The Weekender! Here is your guide for events going on in the Fort Hood area for the weekend of January 11-13. If you have an event that you would like to feature on this page please

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Mike Rowe's The Missiles of December

I would like to share with you one of my favorite Christmas Stories that comes from Mike Rowe. It is called The Missiles of December. Click HERE to listen! Story starts one minute in. For more from

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All My Single Ladies!

In 2017 alone, 60% of women millennial buyers were single! Buying a home seems to come with the idea that it’s the step AFTER you get married and have a family - but that simply isn’t

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You're Making Your Landlord Rich

While you’re fussing over your bills, did you realize you’re making your landlord rich? Rentals are the most lucrative business to get into. It turns ordinary people into multi

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Don't Replace Your Agent With The Internet

With the influx of new technology and web based solutions, it isn't a surprise that everything is moving fast into the era of the internet. From sites like Uber to Grubhub, we generally can pull up

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Mistakes To Avoid On Your First Buy, Sell

If this the first time you're considering buying a home, or selling your first purchase, there are a lot of possible challenges you can end up facing. Having the right agent can ensure you're able

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The Weekender November 30 - December 2

Welcome to The Weekender! Here is your guide for events going on in the Fort Hood area for the weekend of November 30th - December 2nd. If you have an event that you would like to feature on this

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Tips To Beautify Rooms In Your Home

There’s no place like home, so why not make home the most beautiful and cozy place you can stay in? Let’s dive into some techniques that can help you showcase the best features of every

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The Weekender November 22 - 25

Hello! And Happpy Thanksgiving! This weeks Weekender is going to take you from Thanksgiving day till Sunday, November 25th. If you have family that has come into town here are a few things you can

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