Tag Archives: Alaska winter

The top 5 reasons to sell your home during the holidays

I hear this all the time from clients:  Nobody buys homes during the holidays, so let’s wait until next year.  Well, this is most certainly not true.  Here are the top 5 reasons to have your home on the market … Continue reading

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Preparing for earthquakes and other emergencies

I’ve been thinking a lot about emergency preparation lately.  This started last week when our power was out for 3 hours.  We had no water (we live on a well, and the well pump doesn’t work without power), and our … Continue reading

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Dress in layers for Alaska outdoor fun

There are a ton of fun outdoors events coming up this month, including Winter Trails day, Fur Rondy, Ski 4 Kids and more.  You can visit my calendar at www.valesa.com/calendar for a list of events. During these outdoor events it’s … Continue reading

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Cold weather tips for your house

We’ve had some extremely cold weather lately.  Today is the first day above 0 in Anchorage in over a week!  Here are a few good cold weather tips for your house: 1)  To keep frost off your windows, add 1/2 … Continue reading

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Family winter fun in Anchorage, Alaska: Spotlight on the Alaska Zoo holiday lights

There are so many winter activities that are fun for the entire family in Anchorage, Alaska.  To see a list of activities, you can visit my community events calendar. This season there is a new holiday activity:  The Alaska Zoo … Continue reading

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