Money-Saving Roofing Secrets Every Homeowner Should Know

Posted on: April 14, 2019 by in Blog
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Money-Saving Roofing Secrets Every Homeowner Should Know

Replacing an aging or damaged roof is an important step in providing crucial protection from the damage the elements can dish out — from heat, wind, and rain, to snow, sleet and hail. But homeowners may not realize that the type of roof shingle they choose can make a big difference, not only in the protection it offers to the home, but also in the cost of their homeowners’ insurance. Here are a few things homeowners should keep in mind when looking to save money with a new roof. Roof Continue Reading ...

Easy DIY Projects to Enhance Your Yard and Garden

Posted on: April 5, 2019 by in Blog
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Easy DIY Projects to Enhance Your Yard and Garden

Itching for summer to arrive, when you can get out and enjoy your yard? Why not plan a DIY project to improve your outdoor space, while encouraging everyone in the family to get outside and have fun together? Here are some projects to consider, and the prep work involved. Check your deck Does your existing deck need repair? Check for loose balusters, rocky railing or other issues needing attention. If you want to resurface your deck or build a new deck, measure the area and research how much Continue Reading ...

Springtime Is Coming: Easy Tips for Sparkling Hardwood Floors

Posted on: March 27, 2019 by in Blog
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Easy Tips for Sparkling Hardwood Floors

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Hardwood Floors Spring is just around the corner. Time to spruce up your home, clean out those dusty corners and say goodbye to winter. You're not alone in the spring cleaning adventure — according to the American Cleaning Institute, 91 percent of Americans participate in spring cleaning. As you join your fellow Americans this year, don't forget to show a little extra love to those hardwood floors. The floor is the largest surface in your house, so caring for Continue Reading ...

Tips To Help You Buy Or Sell Commercial Property

Posted on: March 25, 2019 by in Blog
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Commercial property Tips and Tactics for Buying a Home in a Sellers Market

The real estate market can go up and down, but commercial real estate in a prime spot can be the right thing to buy anytime. It can even be the perfect time to buy it, since the market is down. This article can help you to understand when it is a good time to invest in commercial real estate. Contact a Professional Near You Hire a professional to rent out your income properties. Saving money can be tempting when it comes to doing it yourself, but the time involved and the pitfalls of making a Continue Reading ...

Tips For Understanding Selling Real Estate In Today’s World

Posted on: March 20, 2019 by in Blog
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Knowing the best practices for selling real estate successfully, can really give you a great start and future in the industry. There are many things that you want to know and understand as you pursue new prospects for real estate. This article can ensure that you know the things that really count. If you are trying to sell your home, remove all personal items from display. This means to take down family photos, calendars, etc. A buyer needs to be able to envision their own belongings in the Continue Reading ...

These Tips Can Help Anyone When Buying A Real Estate

Posted on: March 12, 2019 by in Blog
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Commercial Property & Home Buyer Inspections

Suppose you are moving to a new town because you have just gotten a job there. How do you decide on the area where you want to live? The Chamber of Commerce can be a good place to start. They can give you information about a much wider area and put you in touch with accredited real estate agents. If you have recently sold your home or purchased a new home, you will most likely be moving. Hire a moving company to do all the heavy lifting for you. While friends and family mean well and can be Continue Reading ...

Want to Buy a Home? Do the Math!

Posted on: March 4, 2019 by in Blog
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Want to Buy a Home

It is a common misconception that a 20 percent down payment is required to buy a home. Advice to wait and save a large down payment is often based on the theory that the cost of mortgage insurance (MI), which is required when you buy with a smaller down payment, should be avoided. This may not be the best advice and is, in fact, not in line with market trends, considering the median down payment for first-time homebuyers is 7 percent, according to the National Association of Realtors. Yes, Continue Reading ...

When Saying ‘I Do’ Means a Move: 5 Tips for Combining Households

Posted on: February 27, 2019 by in Blog
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Getting married means a whole lot of changes, including combining households, not the least of which could be moving to a new house or apartment. Whether you’re getting a brand-new place for the both of you or one of you is shifting all your earthly possessions to join your spouse, it’s a good idea to take proactive steps to make crossing that new threshold is a little easier. Here are a few tips for taking some of the stress out of moving day — for both of you. * Continue Reading ...

5 Ways to Create an Inviting Room Using Tile

Posted on: February 18, 2019 by in Blog
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Today’s tile trends extend so far beyond their traditional use as a staple of bathroom design that you may not recognize them. While once the most attractive and innovative tiles had to be imported, contemporary handcrafted tile and stone products for home design are now being made right here in the United States. Homeowners and interior designers alike are always seeking distinctive visual touches to make each home special. Here are five ways tile design can enhance a room. Elevate small Continue Reading ...

Building a New Home? Protect Yourself Against Today’s Faster, Scarier Fires

Posted on: February 11, 2019 by in Blog
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Protect Yourself Against Today's Faster Scarier Fires

If your new home is among the one million or so being built in the U.S. this year, congratulations! You’ll have the chance to customize it to your dream home preferences. One feature that should be at the top of your priority list is the best possible fire protection for yourself and your loved ones: home fire sprinklers. While choosing household systems may not be as fun as picking paint colors and carpeting, it’s even more important. And asking for fire sprinklers could literally save Continue Reading ...