June 1 marks the start of the annual hurricane season, and for the next five to six months we will be looking out for storm watches and hurricane forecasts. In the meantime, why not get your home prepared for the season? Here are a few tips to get your home ready to weather any storm:
It is no surprise that children get bored easily and fast! The best way to keep your child oohing and awing over their room is to make it a space they can call their own. Bright colours, functional storage and their personal touch, can turn any dull room into your child’s hideaway and paradise.
T’was the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, except for hyperactive children looking for something to do with exhausted parents.
The New Year is right around the corner, and there’s no better way to spend it than with your favourite person. You and your boo spent the year or parts of it making memories, and 2019 is ready for more! Step into the new year with your special someone by trying some of our top 7 ideas to ring in the new year as a couple:
Deck the walls with shade and colours! Fa la la la la la la la! It’s the holiday season and that means getting your home ready with decorations. But what if during the holidays, you could spruce up your space in a special way that lasts beyond the season? Gather up your paint brushes and rollers; it’s time for you to add some colour!
The night air is brisk, Christmas carols are played in every supermarket, and pepper lights shine from the first touch of nightfall. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It also can be quite expensive. Everyone loves the holidays but loving the holidays doesn’t have to mean breaking the bank. We’ve got a few ways you can conserve this Christmas so you can give yourself the gift of savings!
There is something magnificent in the air. We hear it in the chords of the carolling and feel it with the coming of the December breeze. We see it in the dazzle of the lights that line our homes. Those same homes we’ll be savouring the flavours of the season in with the ones we love. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and the best part is, it’s time to get our halls smelling like it.
Tis’ the season to be jolly! But, if you’re a true Jamaican, this is also the season for some of the real yardie traditions sure to help ring in the festive season.
WIHCON has been constructing residential homes for more than 60 years not only in Jamaica but in other areas of the Caribbean. Over the years, some of our customers have managed to buy multiple properties from us. We’ve asked a few of them to share insights on what it takes to own a vacation home in Jamaica. Here’s what we’ve come back with:
You’ve done it! You’ve bought a house, and now you are the proud owner of a home. But how can you maintain the value of that house you worked so hard to buy? Here are a few tips: