February 15, 2019

     In today’s world whether we want to think about it or not, home security is a topic worth researching. You may already be aware of some of the traditional names with the full installations but they are no longer the only game in town.  In this connected age there...

October 1, 2018

If you are like most people, going up in your attic is probably as far down on your list of things to do as you can probably put it. But for saving energy and protecting your home, it is important that you do the proper maintenance for your attic either yourself, or br...

August 10, 2017

Be there for your inspection

Try to be there for as much of your home inspection as possible. Use this time to get to know your new home and be prepared to ask questions. If you have areas of concern you can point out specific problems you'd like to check out further. T...

The following items are essential tools, but this list is by no means exhaustive. Feel free to ask during your next inspection about other tools that you might find useful. 

1.  Plunger

 A clogged sink or toilet is one of the most inconvenient household problems that you...

June 1, 2017

Selling Secret #10 Rent a Storage unit

People want to believe there is plenty of room for their stuff. If your house is full of furniture and your closets are full of clothes they will question if there is enough space.

Selling Secret #9: Closet Space
Storage is somethin...

Stains on asphalt roofing shingles make a house look shabby, which detracts from its value. In some cases, stains are merely a cosmetic issue.  But sometimes they’re symptomatic of a problem that, if left unchecked, can lead to more serious damage and, eventually, roof...

The U.S. Fire Administration reports that more than 403,000 home fires occurred in the U.S. in 2008, causing 2,780 deaths and more than 13,500 injuries.  Some fires are caused by issues related to the structure, such as lightning strikes, faulty wiring, furnace malfunc...

Most people don’t know how easy it is to make their homes run on less energy,....and we want to change that. 

Drastic reductions in heating, cooling and electricity costs can be accomplished through very simple changes, most of which homeowners can do themselves. O...

February 1, 2017

Whole House Maintenance is behind 

Deferred maintenance represents a potential high cost situation to bring the home back into a satisfactory condition. If the present homeowner did not properly care for the home over the years, then someone will need to play catch up o...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Safe and Secure now that you have moved in….

February 15, 2019

1/2
Please reload

Recent Posts