Estate Sales in Glendale

Estate Sales – How Do They Work?

An estate salesperson helps you to empty a home of all the contents, the good, bad, valuable and everyday. The evaluate, arrange for display, advertise and run a professional garage sale. When everything is done the home is empty and the new buyers can move in. As estate sale is […] Read more »

Adding character to your home

How Do I Add Character To My Home?

You want to add character to your home because no one wants to live in a faceless, soulless, bland stucco box. Character can come from your “interior design” – your furniture, art, collectibles, and accessories. It can come from architectural elements like niches, moldings, built-ins, and fixtures. You can also […] Read more »

Top 4 Decor Trends for 2019

Decor trends are nothing compared to fashion, where brands release new clothes each season. However, decor does change over time. Could you imagine walking into an avocado bathroom straight from the 70s? It takes years for a trend to cycle in and out. As we’re sad to see some of […] Read more »

downsizing your home

Downsizing Your Home – A Panel Of Experts

It’s tough to think about downsizing your home. You’ve been happy and comfortable in your home, it’s filled with happy memories. But you long for a different lifestyle. Maybe you want more financial freedom or less maintenance. We think about those issues a lot, at DIGGS. We know how hard […] Read more »

Google Home vs. Alexa

In the battle of smart speakers, the heavyweight match is Google Home vs. Alexa. The two companies are constantly firing new features at us, despite us using the same features over and over. Seems like Google Homes and Alexas have found their way into every house.  Since their release in […] Read more »

5 Tips for Saving Money during the Heatwave

Yes, it’s that time of the year again. Just when we think we can start wearing sweaters and scarves, and drinking hot coco in front of the fireplace, Southern California’s infamous autumn heatwave strikes once again. For one week, the heat locks us inside our homes and prevents us from […] Read more »

Decluttering? 5 places to sell your stuff that aren’t Craigslist

For most of us, decluttering is a constant challenge—and if you’re downsizing to smaller digs, it can be completely overwhelming. One way many people make the process less painful is by selling their castoffs—because parting with old possessions doesn’t feel half as bad with a little extra money in your […] Read more »

Podcast Ep. 3 – Get a Living Trust!

You might feel like you have plenty of time. You know you need to plan your Glendale CA home estate, but you’ll certainly do that before it’s too late, right? Did you know Aretha Franklin died without a will or trust?!  As poor as her health had been, she still felt like […] Read more »

Firescaping: Landscaping for fire safety

Live in a wildfire prone area? If you’re in California like us the answer is probably yes. You may know that the materials your home is made out of can contribute to your home’s level of vulnerability to wildfire, but did you also know your landscaping can play a role […] Read more »

Podcast – Biggest Insurance Mistakes Ep. 2

No one wants to think about death or insurance… until it’s too late. When you bought your home it was a mad rush to get your insurance in place in time to close escrow. Did you shop around? Did you ask about options? Did you just look for the cheapest […] Read more »

Don’t do these 7 things if you want a clean house

We are always looking for easy tricks to have a clean house. Nobody wants to welcome guests to a messy, unkempt house. It’s embarrassing-rubbing your foot over dust spots that show in the sun, and kicking objects under the couch in an attempt to disguise the clutter your house has […] Read more »