Home Maintenance

How Home Inspection Reports Can Be A Vital Asset

Home inspections can sometimes be the make or break when it comes to home purchasing but they might not always give the answers you want or need. These inspections are based in facts and neutral opinions of certain conditions of the home or property. They can’t always tell you whether you have a mostly perfect property or something that you will have to lay out money into in the foreseeable future. Don’t expect your inspector to give his opinion on what you should do regarding the home. He or she is there to review the home based on what they see. By asserting their opinion on whether you should move forward on your purchase violates the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors’ code of ethics.

Keep Your Property Looking Its Best In Fall & Winter

We're now a month into the fall season and winter will soon be here. But now is not the time to neglect a home’s exterior, especially if it’s going to soon be listed for sale.

Follow These Three Simple Tips for a Beautiful Lawn

When it comes to a home's landscaping, nothing is more immediately noticeable than the lawn.

Don't Make These Mistakes When It Comes to Your Smoke Alarms

Smoke alarms are an absolutely vital part of any building's safety and security system, which means that you should be very careful to keep your home's alarms working properly.

Buyers Should Pay Attention to These Details at an Open House

As a home buyer, looking at photos can only take you so far; after all, those photos have been carefully chosen by the seller to try to make their house look as nice as possible.

These Tips Will Lower Your Summer Cooling Costs

The warm weather of summer might be perfect for fun activities in the great outdoors, but it can also have the unfortunate effect of making the time spent inside your house less than pleasant.