Home Loan Tips from the Experts

As a first-time home buyer, preparing to apply for a mortgage loan can be overwhelming, but at Betenbough Homes we strive to give you a home buying experience unlike any other. For years, we’ve partnered with some of the most trusted mortgage loan officers to ensure your home loan process goes smoothly. Our preferred lenders have several years of experience, so we asked them for … Continue reading Home Loan Tips from the Experts

Summer water restrictions for Lubbock, Midland, and Odessa

With today being the official first day of summer, Betenbough Homes reminds our communities about the city’s water restrictions. Lubbock Homeowners: The annual water conservation measures Stage 1 out of four stages.   Restrictions associated with Stage 1 drought include: Landscape irrigation will be allowed two assigned days each week.  Addresses ending in 0, 3, 4, or 9 can water on Mondays and Thursdays.  Addresses ending … Continue reading Summer water restrictions for Lubbock, Midland, and Odessa

Energy Saving Tips for Spring & Summer

With spring just around the corner, warmer weather is fast approaching. Using your thermostat properly can help alleviate unnecessary costs and allow for more efficient energy consumption. In a recent article, the U.S. Energy Department gives simple ideas for energy efficiency that can benefit your pocketbook. According to the U.S. Energy Department, below are several strategies to help you save energy during spring and summer … Continue reading Energy Saving Tips for Spring & Summer

Should I Use LED Or Incandescent Christmas Lights?

Decorating your home and Christmas tree with lights is a fun, festive way to celebrate the season; But, is it environmentally friendly? Last year, Consumer Reports studied the differences between incandescent and LED lights and reported on what your family can do to celebrate the greenest Christmas possible. (Source) The study compared incandescent and LED bulbs in three sizes (mini, C7 and C9) and compared costs on 50 … Continue reading Should I Use LED Or Incandescent Christmas Lights?