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How to Pack Dishes for a Move

By Acme Homes 8-18-2022

Packing for a move can be daunting, especially when it comes to dishes. Dishes are delicate and can break easily when jostled around in a moving truck. But if you pack them into their boxes carefully, they can make it from point A to point B... [read more]

How to Use Steel Wool Around the House

By Acme Homes 7-20-2022

Is steel wool a mainstay in your home? Steel wool has a myriad of uses from cleaning to polishing. Keeping a few of these useful steel pads around your home can make your life easier. Here are a few ways to use them.

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Invite Birds to Your Yard with These Tips

By Acme Homes 6-17-2022

At Acme Homes we build our homes throughout beautiful Snohomish County in Washington. Our communities are built into the landscape that surrounds them and designed so that you can enjoy the surrounding environment as well. Snohomish county is home to a stunning array of... [read more]

How to Properly Dust Your Home

By Acme Homes 5-13-2022

Dust is a blanket term for multiple things, mainly, pet dander, dead skin cells, pollen and lint. All these things combined create that white film on the surfaces in our homes that we are all familiar with. Regularly dusting your home will keep allergens at bay... [read more]

Bulbs to Plant This Spring for Showy Summer Blooms

By Acme Homes 4-18-2022

For the ultimate set it and forget it surprise, take an afternoon this spring to plant some summer bulbs. If you do, you can enjoy weeks of bright and showy displays thanks to a few hours of work. Here are the best bulbs to plant now... [read more]

How to Prevent Oven Fires

By Acme Homes 3-16-2022

One of the biggest threats to home safety are house fires. And statistically, house fires most commonly break out in the kitchen. A great deal of these fires stem from the oven. Help keep your family safe and prevent oven fires with the tips and suggestions.

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The Truth About Controlling Pests

By Acme Homes 2-18-2022

At Acme Homes, we know that your home is your haven. When it is cold out, you are cozy inside. When you want to enjoy a meal, all your favorite ingredients are there. The problem is that what you enjoy about being home is... [read more]

Know the Difference Between Mortgage Insurance and Homeowner Insurance

By Acme Homes 1-19-2022

At Acme Homes, we love helping first time homebuyers navigate the confusing world of purchasing a home. Afterall, the home buying process is rife with new and cryptic terminology that can be difficult to make sense of at first. Two terms that you are... [read more]

Household Items that are Surprisingly Dirty

By Acme Homes 12-10-2021

No doubt, you have a regular cleaning routine. Which is great! Having a regular cleaning routine ensures that maintaining your home never gets too overwhelming. Even still, there are some things around your home that you just may not think to clean. Or at least it... [read more]

How to Use Hydrogen Peroxide Around the House

By Acme Homes 11-24-2021

Most people have a bottle of hydrogen peroxide lying around the house. It’s really great for first aid purposes. But did you know that hydrogen peroxide can also be used around your home? It’s true and the team at Acme Homes is going to... [read more]