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Rewarding Fall Home Improvement Projects

Rewarding Fall Home Improvement Projects

Fall is the time of the year when homeowners think about preparing their property for winter. The hot temperatures of summer have turned into cooler autumn weather. With milder temperatures, many people choose to improve their homes with a few updates. If you want to...

How to Sell Your House

How to Sell Your House

When you list your home for sale, you hope to maximize your return and have a smooth sales transaction. Your goal may also be to sell it as quickly as possible. Let’s take a look at the steps to sell your house. A Knowledgeable Realtor is Important to Sell Your House...

5 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent When Buying a Home

5 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent When Buying a Home

Buying a home is a complicated endeavor. With all the steps involved in making the final purchase, it's helpful to hire a real estate agent. With an experienced agent, you’ll be able to benefit from their expertise while reducing the stress of the home-buying process....

5 Home Maintenance Chores That Shouldn’t be Delayed

5 Home Maintenance Chores That Shouldn’t be Delayed

You can put off some house chores until later without serious consequences. However, there are a few home maintenance chores that can cause serious damage if they are overlooked for too long. Here are some tasks that will keep your home in better shape so you won’t...

3 Steps to Prepare for a Home Inspection

3 Steps to Prepare for a Home Inspection

When someone has placed an offer on your home, you are one step closer to finalizing the real estate transaction. During the process, a potential buyer will often order a professional home inspection before moving forward with the closing. Learn how to best prepare...

6 Swimming Pool Maintenance Tasks

6 Swimming Pool Maintenance Tasks

It's important to keep the water in our home swimming pool clean, clear, and safe. Here are some swimming pool maintenance tasks that you will need to tackle if you own a pool. 1. Clean the Pool Filter as Recommended A swimming pool filter should be cleaned as the...

Average Life Expectancy of Home Appliances

Average Life Expectancy of Home Appliances

Your appliances operate efficiently and are often taken for granted until something goes wrong. The clothes dryer isn’t heating up. The ice cream in the freezer is melted. The microwave often is taking longer to warm foods. Knowing the life expectancy of home...

Maintaining a Healthy and Safe Home

Maintaining a Healthy and Safe Home

Provide a clean, secure living space for your family with these ideas for maintaining a healthy and safe home. Test Your Smoke Detectors You have installed smoke and CO detectors as part of maintaining a healthy and safe home. Don’t forget to test your detectors...

Tips on Improving Indoor Air Quality at Home

Tips on Improving Indoor Air Quality at Home

Taking steps toward cleaner air in your home will reduce allergens, contaminants, and cold and flu germs in your living spaces. Your family will breathe healthier air by following these tips on improving indoor air quality. Removing Chemicals From Your Home One of the...

Top Reasons Why You Need to Test for Radon In Your Home

Top Reasons Why You Need to Test for Radon In Your Home

You rely on your home to keep you and your family safe and secure from the elements. However, radon in your home is a serious threat that many homeowners never consider, but all should know about. Read on to learn to learn the reasons why you need to test for radon in...

4 Steps to Heat Your Home Efficiently

4 Steps to Heat Your Home Efficiently

It can be a challenge to keep your energy bill down when it gets frigid outside and you may still feel chilly inside no matter how high you crank up your thermostat. To reduce the high cost of home heating during cold weather, we've outlined some steps that you can...

4 Home Improvement Projects for Winter

4 Home Improvement Projects for Winter

You may be eager for spring to arrive so you can start working on renovations or updates for your home. What you may not realize is that there are a variety of home improvement projects for winter that will keep you busy until warmer weather arrives. Here are five...

5 Tips for Making Your Home Winter Ready

5 Tips for Making Your Home Winter Ready

If you live in a part of the country that experiences intense winters, then you know it’s important to prepare your home for the cold months. Taking preventive steps reduces the possibility of winter damaging your home. These five tips for making your home winter...

Top 5 Tips to Prevent Leaks from Developing at Home

Top 5 Tips to Prevent Leaks from Developing at Home

As a homeowner, you want to protect your house from damage that can occur from time to time. Water intrusion is one of the main threats to properties and can result in thousands of dollars of damage, from flooding to mold growth. If you want to prevent leaks from...

How to Get Rid of Mold In Your Home

How to Get Rid of Mold In Your Home

Having mold growing in your home can be a serious problem. It can cause discomfort and health issues and threaten your home's structure. The only way to get rid of mold in your home is to know how to spot the signs of mold and then determine the severity of the...

7 Signs You Have Termites in Your Home

7 Signs You Have Termites in Your Home

Termites exist in almost every part of the world, except for freezing climates. These tiny little insects eat wood all the time and cause a lot of damage in their wake. If your home has termites, you may not know it until they have caused thousands of dollars in...

Five Tips for Pool Safety

Five Tips for Pool Safety

As the saying goes, safety first! Safety should be your most important priority when it comes to owning a pool. Having a pool in your yard makes for some great memories, but it can also be dangerous if you don't take the proper precautions. If pool safety isn’t at the...