Turning a house into a home is no easy feat. Luckily, the folks at Rocket Mortgage are here to help you every step of the way—starting with their easy-to-understand mortgage process that’ll make the initial home buying experience a breeze. What’s more, we’re teaming up to bring you continued inspiration to finish off the process in our “No Place Like Home” series. Let’s get started.
The word “backyard” usually conjures up visions of summer cookouts, a lush lawn and a wiffle ball game, for some reason. (Just us?) For some of us, however, the reality is an underwhelming patch of ground that’s scarcely big enough to fit a kiddie pool. Fortunately, there are ways to turn even a size-challenged yard (or balcony or porch) into a place you’ll want to hang out all summer.