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Getting To Know Your New Home

During the home buying process, you may think that the inspection is just one more step to check off your list. By paying close attention during the walkthrough, though, you can learn valuable things about your new home. Water Main During an emergency situation, it’s important to know where everything in your home is located.…

3 Reasons Why You Should Use a Natural Gas Generator

Whether you need a power source for your home or business, natural gas generators will fit the bill.  Here are three of the advantages they have over their oil-, diesel- or gasoline-powered cousins. 1. Inexpensive The price of a natural gas generator is typically lower than those powered by diesel or gasoline. The cost of…

Health Effects of Radon

One of the top radon myths out there is that the radioactive gas is not dangerous. If not addressed, radon can cause lung cancer with long-term exposure. There are a variety of institutions refuting the claim that low doses of radon are not dangerous. The Environmental Protection Agency states that the gas is a health…

Get the Most From a Home Inspection

A home inspection tells you many things about a structure. Knowledge is vital in order to make informed buying decisions. Here is one area to consider that helps you get the most from a home inspection. Go With the Flow A structure’s plumbing is a major factor in deciding whether or not to buy a…

Invite Home Buyers to the Next Home Inspection

Home inspections are a great way for you and your buyer to learn more about a particular home. Because these services are typically paid for by the buyer, they are more than welcome to be present for the next scheduled inspection. Learn how buyers can benefit from discussing the inspection in person with the inspector.…

Adapting Your Home to Your Technology

As technology changes and becomes a bigger part of your life, you may find that certain home electrical upgrades allow you to stay connected more conveniently. For example, you could consider installing USB ports in different locations within your home. These might be helpful to have in places where you commonly charge your phone or…

Caring For Your Windows

Maintaining the windows in your house is an important part of upkeep. This is especially true during the summer when rainstorms are common. Window frames should be periodically cleaned to clear away clogged debris, keeping your windows beautiful and your home free from water intrusion. Weep holes exist on the bottom of window frames for…

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The Importance of Having a Vanity USB Port

If you, like many, enjoy using your phone in the bathroom, consider incorporating a USB port in your home electrical and lighting plan. Make the Most of Your Personal Time With a USB Port There are different areas in which you can place a USB port; each of these areas will make using your phone…

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The Right Radon Mitigation System for your Home 

The Right Radon Mitigation System for your Home While it’s a great idea to install a radon mitigation system in your home, it’s even better if that system actually does what it’s supposed to. One of the best ways to determine if your mitigation system is working is to measure how your system affects your…