Inspection Reports – Why So Important

A home inspection is one of (if not the most) important step in a real estate transaction. Having a thorough, detailed, and top-notch home inspection is critical to protecting your investment and to ensure the safety of you and your family. But a thorough inspection...

What Will You Do With Your Time?

What to do with all that time on your hands? With so many people sheltering in place to wait out the Coronavirus epidemic, some find that the time they previously spent on commuting, going to bars and restaurants is difficult to fill with something meaningful. There...

Conserving Water and Saving Energy

Toilets and Showerheads – There are some great ways to conserve water within your home and this can be done with both toilets and efficient showerheads. To start, low-flow showerheads can be found in stores and vary in the amount of water that they allow over a given...

Repairing Asbestos

DIY asbestos repair is highly discouraged, as the materials can be very dangerous if not properly handled. If you insist on doing minor repairs, then you must be equipped with well-detailed information on proper handling of asbestos. For asbestos training programs,...

Buying a home with Aluminum siding

While Aluminum siding is not as popular these days in the construction of homes, it can still be found on many older homes. Here are a few helpful things to know about Aluminum siding. Is Aluminum siding durable?Yes, it can actually last up to the life of the...

Are carpet beetles bugging you?

Do you ever notice damage to your clothing or other pieces of fabric in your home?It is possible you may have a household pest called the carpet beetle. While adult carpet beetles are easier to spot and won’t actually cause any damage to your household items, it’s the...

Manufactured Home or Modular Home?

We have all likely heard the terms manufactured and modular used in conjunction with a house, but sometimes the terms ‘modular’ and ‘manufactured’ are used interchangeably when it doesn’t really make sense.  Of course, some modular homes are manufactured and this...

Bed Bugs….. An Unhappy Reality

In recent years Bed Bugs, have become an epidemic. They're hard to see, love to travel, and not so easy to eliminate, so what do we know about these pesky invaders, and what can we do about them? Although bed bugs are found in mattresses, they are by no means limited...

Ways To Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide is a silent killer as it has no odor and cannot be seen, and so attacks without warning.  Many instances of Carbon Monoxide poisoning occur in the home, this is largely due to faulty, fuel-burning appliances found in the home. What are some ways that...

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