The Shinabarger Team Blog

From home improvement tips, what to expect when buying or selling, or what to do in the Tri-Cities, you’ll find all you need to know right here.
Best Practices for Winter Pest Control

Best Practices for Winter Pest Control

Keep pests out of your home this winter. Read the article below on the best practices to keep them away. You’ve likely heard the phrase “if you’re cold, they’re cold” in relation to pets. Unfortunately, the same reasoning can also apply to pests that might see your...

Home Equity Loan or Line of Credit: Which is Better for You?

Home Equity Loan or Line of Credit: Which is Better for You?

Are you unsure of which option might be best for you? Take a look below to find out more about each product and which one might suit you best. As you make payments against your mortgage, you build equity in your home. This equity can be used to secure future loans,...

Your Property Value Assessment-Benton County, WA

Your Property Value Assessment-Benton County, WA

Did you recently receive your new property value assessment from Benton County for the upcoming year? Is your head spinning trying to figure out what all the numbers mean and why your home value increased or decreased?  Barry Long, with the Tri-Cities Association of...

Do You Really Need New Cabinets?

Do You Really Need New Cabinets?

Are you tired of your old cabinets and you think you might need new ones? Before you spend the time and money on completely new cabinets see if some of the ideas in this Homekeepr blog could save you the hassle and give you a brand new look for your cabinets. Are you...

Transitioning to Assisted Living: What to Do with the Family Home

Transitioning to Assisted Living: What to Do with the Family Home

By: Andrea Needham Moving into an assisted living facility is a tough decision, but deciding what to do with the vacant family home can be even more challenging. Although your home is likely your most valuable possession, sentimentality can make it difficult to part...

Fall Cleanup Tips and Tricks

Fall Cleanup Tips and Tricks

Sometimes we need to set aside a specific time to maintain our home. Read the blog below from HomeKeeper to help you keep your home looking the best this fall.  Periodic home maintenance is essential, both to keep your house looking its best and to prevent problems...