Tell Tale Signs You Need to Replace a Circuit Breaker

By Acme Homes 11-15-2022

Every home in America runs on electricity. Your lights, your appliances, your gadgets, they all rely on electricity. And all that electricity passes through your home’s electrical panel to get that job done. Inside that electrical panel are many different circuit breakers. The circuit breakers are... [read more]

Avoid Making These Mistakes This Fall

By Acme Homes 10-18-2022

After a busy Summer, things start to wind down (and cool down!) during the Fall. Which makes this time of year the perfect season to tackle some bigger cleaning and maintenance tasks around the house. While you are completing your to-do list, though, avoid making these... [read more]

How to Get Equity Out of Your Home

By Acme Homes 9-19-2022

When you are in a pinch and need extra funds, cashing in the equity you have in your home is a viable option. If you are unsure on how to do just that, we’ve got you covered. Here is a step by step guide to getting... [read more]

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]