Rhonda Bever Blog

Spruce Up Your Space Pt. 2

By Gloria Tafoya
Posted by Gloria Tafoya on April 08, 2019 in  uncategorized
"Breathe life into your home."  Whether your interior design consists of succulents & mirrors, tapestries & crystals, or books & cozy blankets, make sure your home makes you feel uplifted emotionally & spiritually. As the weather warms up it's time to say goodbye to winter blues & say hello to fresh flowers & a blissful breeze! I'm excited to roll out this new series packed with themed Home DIY Inspiration in this time of transition! Make sure to check back every Monday! - Let's g... read more
Summer arrives and the electric bill skyrockets.  Maintaining a cool house in the summer is a challenging task, but with these tips you can lower your bill and the temperature in your home.  Although some of these tips will cost you money upfront, they will save you money overall. Let’s start with windows.  A quick way to maintain a lower temperature throughout your home is to keep the curtains drawn.  Windows allow a large amount of sunlight in, thus creating unwanted warmth during the... read more

Easy Ways to Refresh Your Home for Summer

Posted by Step Beyond Media on June 20, 2018 in  First Time Homebuyers  Home Improvements  Tips
With the official start of summer finally here this week most people are spending more time outdoors its easy to forget about the inside of your home. Here are three easy and inexpensive ways to update your indoor space for summer. Wash your windows The bright summer sun can’t come streaming through dirty windows. The warmer weather is a perfect time to wash away ruminants of the cold season. Your whole house will feel refreshed with a little time and elbow grease spent cleaning the windows. Brin... read more

Tips to Keep You Home Cool in Summer

Posted by Step Beyond Media on June 13, 2018 in  First Time Homebuyers  Home Improvements
Now that summer is almost here, and the temperatures outside continue to climb you may be tempted to keep lower your air conditioning thermostat but hesitate to do so in fear of months of a high electricity bill. Here are four ways to keep your home cooler in summer without cranking your AC. Windows & blinds Open your windows at night or in the early morning when the weather outside is coolest. You will be surprised at how quickly the warm air is replaced with cool refreshing air. Keep your blind... read more

Top 8 Home Items to Clean TONIGHT!

Posted by Step Beyond Media on May 30, 2018 in  DIY  Home Improvements  Tips
When was the last time you cleaned the following items in your home?  If you can't remember, it is definitely time!1. PillowAccording to the NY Post,, your pillow is as germy as a toilet seat! If that doesn't make you want to throw it in the washing machine, what about these facts: dust mites, pet hair, and dead skin ABOUND on your pillow.  You should be washing your pillow cover every three weeks and the pillow itself every three months. 2. Drying RackAs your dishes drip dry in the rack, a pile... read more