Craigslist is one of my favorite sites on the Internet, though I admittedly have a love/hate relationship with it. One reason I love it is because of the deals and variety of items and services available, but I hate it because some of the people who use it are scammers and the site has some major security issues....more
When I divorced last year, I was the one that moved out of the family home. When I moved into my new place, I only took the bare essentials and things that I truly loved (which sadly, wasn’t much). There are many benefits to having a home without clutter, and something I’ll talk about in a future post, but the biggest is probably the fact that I can completely clean my house from one end to the other in about 30 minutes....more
I have a growing family. Camping is on my list of family events. The wife isn’t crazy about tents. So I went on Craigslist looking for a second hand camper. I found a $15,000 camper for $2200.00. A pretty good deal to say the least. This ad actually gave me chills it exited me so much. So I sent an email. This is what happened:...more
A few years ago, I impulsively ripped all of the blue wallpaper off the walls in our bathroom.
I started texturing the walls, but quickly realized I was in over my head with two little helpers in tow. So I turned to Craigslist to find a painter. Here are the 10 warning signs I missed.
10 Signs You Might Have Hired The Wrong Painter...more
It’s springtime. You put an ad on Craigslist to get rid of some things, clean out your garage and make a few bucks while you are at it. Maybe you have an old diamond ring to sell. Or that truck you are driving isn’t what it used to be, so you decide it’s time to sell. The ad goes out, people call and you make the appointments. But, unfortunately, things don’t always go as planned, do they?...more
Craigslist Art Find Inspired by several recent blogs I've read - I was in the mood for some new artwork for my home. So I did what I always do - search craigslist. And BOOM the second image was a listing for 4 frame prints of Paris landmarks by french artist J. Chardon. ...more