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Benefits of a Pre-Listing Inspection for Home Sellers

When selling your home, you decide what time of year to list, if you use a realtor, which realtor to use, and the asking price. Another choice that gives you more control as a seller is ordering a pre-listing inspection. Learn about the benefits of a pre-listing...

4 Essential Home Fire Safety Tips

No matter what type of precautions you take as a homeowner, house fires can happen and cause devastating damage. Because you have no advance warning in these situations, it is best to be prepared for the worst. Follow these straightforward fire safety tips to better...

Five Signs You Need a New Roof

When was the last time you looked for signs you need a new roof? Your roof has a limited lifespan, even if you have maintained it well over the years. Weather events and negligence can cut down on your roof’s useful life. Paying attention to the condition of your roof...

5 Solutions for DIY Garage Storage

A garage has many advantages if you keep it organized. However, without proper garage storage, finding what you are looking for can be impossible. The challenge is to store a wide variety of items efficiently. No matter the size of your garage, these tips for garage...

5 Tips to Heat Your Home More Efficiently

Heating bills are one of the highest expenses for many households during the winter months. Here are some tips to help heat your home more efficiently. 1. Prevent Heat Loss Reducing your heating bill is as easy as doing routine maintenance around your house....

4 Safe Cooking Tips for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time when many families and friends come together to celebrate gratitude. Unfortunately, it is also the number one day of the year that house fires occur. Use these four safe cooking tips for Thanksgiving to prevent accidents from happening. Tip #1:...

Thermal Imaging in Home Inspections

What Components Does Thermal Imaging in Home Inspections Check? A home inspector who uses thermal imaging in home inspections has the tools to provide more information than an average home inspection. The inspector includes images taken with an infrared camera in the...

How to Tell If You Have Allergies to Mold in Your Home

Mold is a fungus that thrives in moist or wet areas, including inside of your home. The basement and the bathroom are two of the most common rooms for mold growth, yet it can breed anywhere that moisture is present. Not only does mold look and smell bad and cause...

Improving the Indoor Air Quality of Your Home

Improving the Indoor Air Quality of Your Home with These 4 Tips According to the Environmental Protection Agency, your indoor air quality may be two to five times more polluted than the air outside of your home. If you're keeping your windows shut to avoid bringing...

Top 6 Ways to Save More Water at Home in the Summer

During summer, people tend to use more water at home. From spending time in the pool to watering the lawn to washing the car, many different activities can increase water consumption. If you want to save more water at home during the hotter months, there are a few...