Category: Tenants

Efficient Tips to Save Energy and Money

Looking to conserve energy and save money?  The following energy efficient ways can help you reduce your power bill in order to save energy and money.   Turn off your computer at night Turning off your computer at night could save you up to a third of its energy costs, depending on your use and power settings. …
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Mold Prevention and Preventative Maintenance Tips in Residential Homes

Knowledge about what causes mold growth and mold preventative maintenance is key to providing a safe, healthy living environment.   Mold only grows and thrives in spaces that present its ideal living conditions. What makes a mold-friendly environment?  Namely moisture and lack of ventilation.  To prevent mold from forming and continuing to grow, it’s necessary to…
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Searching for Rentals

Searching for residential rentals can be a time consuming process.  However with all the advances in technology, it has gotten easier.  While there is no rental equivalent to the MLS that is offered for real estate sales, several sites have a large portion of rental listings.   While there are some websites that include just multi-family…
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Tips for Clogged Shower Head

Many people can attest that when living in an area with hard water, like areas of Denver metro, having a shower head clogged is a downer.  A quick tid bit from Tri Home Life Property Management: If your shower head is clogged with hard water deposits, soak it in undiluted white vinegar overnight.  To make…
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Rental Home Energy Conservation Tips

Listed below are some energy saving tips from Tri Home Life Property Management: In the winter, set your heater between 66 and 68 degrees.  For each degree you set your thermostat above 70 degrees, expect a 3 percent rise in your energy cost to heat your home.   Use your window shades. Close blinds on the sunny side in summer to keep…
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Renters: Why Use Property Management Company over Private Landlord?

When considering renting a home, a prospective tenant must weigh the decision to rent from a private landlord or a professional property management company. There are many factors to consider and besides executing a rental agreement, there are not many similarities between the two. Leasing from a property management company or professional property manager vs. an…
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