Properties Worth Pinning

By November 4, 2013Traditions Property Blog

Social media has infiltrated almost every aspect of our lives. From the way we spend our downtime to how we keep up with relatives, a lot has changed over the past several decades. So, it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that the way we are looking at property sales and rental opportunities around Jacksonville are changing too.

While you can use online tools like the MLS to view properties that are available in your area, you can use other tools around the internet to get inspiration and figure out what you can do to make a house into a home, even getting landscaping ideas with the help from artificial turf companies and other ideas to dream about. There may be no tool as well suited to help you with this as Pinterest.

What is Pinterest?

Pinterest takes the basic interest in looking at pictures and revolutionizes the concept. It is similar to Facebook in the way that you can share interesting things you find around the internet and see what your friends are interested in. It is also similar to Twitter in the way that you can follow people you’ve never met before and realize that you can so much in common with complete strangers.

And then, it is like nothing you’ve ever seen before. Pinterest is broken into categories based on every topic you can imagine. When you are getting ready to move into a new home, you can use Pinterest to find packing tips, moving ideas, decoration inspiration and even motivational quotes to help you stay positive. And if you’re planning on decorating your home with neon signs, you can check out some cool designs at Neon Mama.

Here are just a few ideas you can look to Pinterest for:

  • DIY home improvement tips
  • Strategies to make packing and moving easier
  • super cool home decoration ideas
  • Energy-saving ideas to help you cut electric costs
  • Outdoor landscape ideas to help you prim your yard at any season, take in to account this 24/7 tree services to modify your yard appearance.

Spring is in the air! This means all sorts of things to all sorts of people, but for many the onset of Spring is the onset of gardening season. This is the best time of the year to have the company of sunday lawncare to start tree trimming and pulling out the weeds that have overrun your yard during the long winter and start spending the long, bright evenings outside with your fingers in the Earth. However, before you start sowing seeds it is a good idea to assess what you want growing in your yard.

Pinterest is free and easy to use. If you haven’t checked it out, consider taking an evening and spending a few hours exploring different pins that might help you figure out what you are looking for in your next home.