As we track the trends of 2024 the National Home Builders Association is seeing a shift from previous years. New home trends in 2024 are high quality homes of a lower size. In the realm of real estate trends, the pendulum... [read more]

The Benefits of Getting an Energy Audit for Your Home

By Acme Homes 2-27-2024

As winter blankets our homes in a chilly embrace, your heating system may be working overtime, which is why now is the perfect time for homeowners to consider a proactive approach to energy efficiency. One of the smartest investments you can make during this season is... [read more]

The Power of Portable and Permanent Generators During Winter

By Acme Homes 1-16-2024

At Acme Homes, we understand that Washington state winters bring their fair share of challenges. From heavy snowfall to chilly temperatures, ensuring a warm and comfortable home environment becomes a top priority. One indispensable ally in the battle against winter's bite is a reliable... [read more]

Winterize Your Home with These Tasks

By Acme Homes 12-28-2023

Winterizing your home is crucial to ensure energy efficiency, prevent damage, and keep your living space comfortable during the colder months. Here are some tips on how to winterize your home.

Check and Seal Windows and Doors

Inspect windows and doors for drafts. Seal... [read more]

Creating Potpourri

By Acme Homes 11-28-2023

Potpourri is a delightful mixture of dried flowers, herbs, spices, and essential oils, carefully curated to emanate a pleasant and long-lasting fragrance. Its name, derived from the French words "pot" (pot) and "pourri" (rotten or fermented), refers to the traditional method of soaking these aromatic blends... [read more]

Fall Chore Checklist

By Acme Homes 10-31-2023

Fall is an ideal time for homeowners to tackle essential tasks to prepare their homes for the winter months. Especially for Acme Homes homeowners, since here in Washington State we experience all that Winter has to offer. But by taking care of these chores... [read more]

Prepare Your Fireplace for Colder Weather

By Acme Homes 9-26-2023

Snohomish residents are starting to feel that nip in the air. The cool, crisp mornings, the chill evenings. Now is the perfect time to start preparing your fireplace for Winter before it arrives. Here’s how to do just that.

Clean the Fireplace

Before you... [read more]

Improve Your Backyard Privacy

By Acme Homes 8-22-2023

Have you browsed our inventory of available homes recently? If so, you will notice a common theme, generous lots. And that’s because we believe that your living space should extend past your front door. We want all our Acme homeowners to be able to... [read more]

Avoid These Mistakes When Doing Laundry

By Acme Homes 7-24-2023

At Acme Homes, we want to create spaces that make life easier and more enjoyable for you. Including functional laundry rooms. Some people love doing laundry, while others… not so much. If you have a “laundry chair”, you probably fall into the latter camp.... [read more]

Signs You Have Carpenter Ants

By Acme Homes 6-20-2023

You love your home. It provides you safety and comfort. Unfortunately, there are pests who might like your home for those same reasons. One pest in particular you need to be on the lookout for is carpenter ants. Carpenter ants are destructive pests that... [read more]