Top 5 Plants for Landscaping in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta has incredible weather that plants just love! We have lovely temperate weather in the spring and winter, while summer and fall are humid. If you’ve spent some time in PV, you will begin to recognize the plants used in landscaping here. Residences, businesses, and public areas tend to use similar plants which give Vallarta its local look and aesthetic that we’ve all grown Read More …

Zoned A/C: What is it?

Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful city, we all know that!! We also know that it can get very warm in Summer. That’s why every PV resident is always on the hunt for the most efficient cooling system for their home. There is a new option now that is becoming very popular, especially in the newer condo developments. Zoned A/C implements smart cooling that will ideally Read More …

CFE Tips: Keeping your electricity usage low this Summer

It’s summer time in PV. As the temperatures rise, residents start to turn on the AC! Getting familiar with the local electricity company, CFE, and their policies is very important. Learn a few tips to keep your electric bill low. Not only is it good for your wallet, it’s good for the environment. Most PV residents receive their electric bill every other month. Most people Read More …

Cistern: Does your Property have one?

A friend of mine is having some work done on their home right now. It’s a single family home in the Independencia neighborhood.. One of their big ticket items was revamping their water system. Originally they had low water pressure and were looking for better pressure and a filtration system. Their contractor also recommended something that they hadn’t thought of: a cistern. In the end, Read More …

Summerproofing your House: It’s time!

Springtime in Puerto Vallarta is a gorgeous time of year! I am definitely loving the low humidity, gentle breezes, and colorful flowers. It’s hard to imagine that in just a month or so, rainy season will be here. May is the most popular month for Summerproofing homes in PV. Summerproofing is the art of making your home water and humidity resistant, and keeping all your Read More …