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How to Sell a House

How to Sell a House

You’ve decided to sell your house, and now you’re wondering how to navigate the process. Here is everything you need to know about how to sell a house.  How to Sell a House With a Real Estate Agent Find a professional realtor who knows your area. Select a few agents...

4 Types of Home Water Filters

4 Types of Home Water Filters

Every home should have clean and healthy water to drink. Unfortunately, you cannot assume that your tap water is free of contaminants and pollutants. There may be chemicals, metals, salts, and bacteria in your drinking water. There are different types of home water...

How to Organize Your Garage

How to Organize Your Garage

In the cooler winter months, you may not be motivated to tackle home improvement projects. It’s too chilly for repairing the back porch lights or repainting the front door. Because you’re indoors more frequently in the winter, it makes sense to take care of the inside...

Why You Should Have a Home Inspection on New Construction

Why You Should Have a Home Inspection on New Construction

When you’re buying a newly built home, you may wonder whether you need a home inspection before moving in. Ordering an inspection on new construction protects you and your family from construction-related defects. Inspection on New Construction Will Document Any...

3 Signs of Termites in the Home

3 Signs of Termites in the Home

A termite infestation isn't always obvious, so you may not know about one until there is substantial damage to your property. Because of this, it's smart to hire a professional for a termite inspection. Termites damage the structure of your house and repairs are often...

HEPA Filters in the Home

HEPA Filters in the Home

We make safety a high priority in our homes and we take steps to keep our families healthy. With many kinds of airborne allergens and dust particles, it can be difficult to maintain good indoor air quality. One easy way to control allergens is to use HEPA filters in...

Making a Home Safe for Seniors

Making a Home Safe for Seniors

As a person ages, eyesight and mobility can decline, increasing the likelihood of accidents and falls. Fortunately, it's possible to easily reduce risks with some simple changes. Check out these tips for making a home safe for seniors. How to Make a Home Safe for...

4 Expenses That Surprise First-Time Homebuyers

4 Expenses That Surprise First-Time Homebuyers

Be Prepared for These Expenses That Surprise First-Time Homebuyers Homeownership costs more than just your mortgage payment. Homeowners insurance, utilities, and property tax are all monthly payments that you need to budget for. Here are some other expenses that...

Improve Curb Appeal Before Listing Your Home

Improve Curb Appeal Before Listing Your Home

Before selling your home, make improvements to capture the attention of potential buyers. Think about what will make the biggest difference to your property without breaking your budget. The right look for your exterior will improve curb appeal and help raise your...

4 Ways to Improve Fire Safety at Home

4 Ways to Improve Fire Safety at Home

Home fires can have devastating consequences, including injuries and the loss of life or your house. Not all fires can be prevented, but there are a few tips you can follow to help improve fire safety at home. 4 Tips to Improve Fire Safety With the combination of...

Reasons to Order a Builder’s Warranty Inspection

Reasons to Order a Builder’s Warranty Inspection

When you move into a newly constructed home, you expect the home will be flawless and ready to enjoy. Unfortunately, this is not always the case, and it can take some time before issues become apparent. Fortunately, many builders offer a one-year warranty on new...

Select the Best Flooring Materials for Your Home

Select the Best Flooring Materials for Your Home

Determining the Best Flooring Materials for Your Home Homeowners have a large selection of attractive flooring options. With such a wide array of products available, choosing the best flooring materials for your home may feel overwhelming. This article discusses some...

Keep Your Home Safe and Healthy

Keep Your Home Safe and Healthy

In order to create the best possible living environment, you need spaces that are free of dirt, debris, toxins, and bacteria. With regular cleaning and maintenance, you can improve your family's health. Consider these tips to maintain a safe and healthy home. Test for...

4 Reasons Why You Need a Real Estate Agent When Home Buying

4 Reasons Why You Need a Real Estate Agent When Home Buying

Buying a new home is a serious matter. While some buyers will go through the buying process without the help of a real estate agent, many find value from an experienced agent’s services. Having the representation and assistance of an experienced real estate agent when...

Planning For A New Fence? Here’s Our 5 Step Guide

Planning For A New Fence? Here’s Our 5 Step Guide

A new fence is a major investment that can increase the value of your property. So, we've put together an easy checklist on how to best prepare for this project. If you're planning for a new fence in the near future, here is a short five-step guide. 1. Check local...

4 Warning Signs of Mold in the Home

4 Warning Signs of Mold in the Home

Some homes have a constant battle with mold, especially in the more humid southeast climate. Homes that are tucked away in the shade or prone to basement flooding are particularly susceptible to mold problems. One way that you can keep mold problems from getting too...

Four Ways To Keep Your Home Safe When Away For The Holidays

Four Ways To Keep Your Home Safe When Away For The Holidays

The period around Thanksgiving and Christmas is a time of year when many of us will be traveling to see friends and family. Criminals know that many people leave town stressed and in a hurry, possibly meaning their homes more vulnerable to break-ins. If you plan on...

How to Clean Gutters During Fall

How to Clean Gutters During Fall

To perform at their best, you need to clean the gutters on your home least once a year. Autumn leaves can easily clog your gutters, which can cause water to overflow and damage the edge of your roof, the fascia board, and the siding. The water can also pool against...

3 Tips for Conserving Water at Home

3 Tips for Conserving Water at Home

The Importance of Conserving Water at Home Clean water is a finite resource that everyone needs. Many Americans take clean water for granted, however, there are many places in the world that struggle with having enough clean water. With droughts becoming more common,...

5 Tips for Improving the Air Quality in Your Home

5 Tips for Improving the Air Quality in Your Home

We often think of pollution as a problem confined to the outdoors. However, the air quality can be just as bad inside as it is outside, and oftentimes it is worse. Fortunately, making just a few changes in your habits and surroundings can go a long way toward...

5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Lawn During Summer

5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Lawn During Summer

Maintain a Healthy Lawn By Following This Advice During the summer months, homeowners often need to make extra effort to maintain their outdoor spaces. While we know that warmer weather encourages plant growth, the strong summer sun and less frequent rain are often...

The Dangers of Radon Exposure in Your Home

The Dangers of Radon Exposure in Your Home

As a homeowner, there are many things to be aware of to keep your home safe and healthy, but one thing that often doesn't receive enough attention is radon. Radon exposure affects more homes than you might imagine and it is important to know whether your home is at...

Three Ways for Managing Mold in the Summer with Your HVAC System

Three Ways for Managing Mold in the Summer with Your HVAC System

Managing Mold in the Summer to Protect Your Home and Belongings Managing mold in the summer presents many challenges because all the conditions are optimal for its growth. The air is warm, indoors and out, and the humidity in unconditioned spaces could be quite high....