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Home Maintenance

High Heating Bill? Here Are Some Potential Culprits

Does your heating bill seem unreasonably high? Many factors, such as the size of your home, heating source, and daily habits, all play major roles in determining how much energy your particular home requires to stay warm; that being said, if you find that you're paying more than comparable friends are, there could be some issue with your home that's costing you heat (and money). Keep reading to learn about a few of the likely culprits!

Buying an Older Home? Be Aware of These Potential Issues

Are you considering buying an older home? Don't let the title dissuade you! Older homes often contain craftsmanship, architecture, and character that simply cannot be matched by a newer build. However, before you make your final decision, you should be particularly vigilant for certain issues that are more common among homes built many decades ago. Real estate news and information website RISMedia recently wrote about the specific items on which you should focus extra attention during the inspection process. Performing your due diligence before you sign off on the sale ensures that there are no (or at least not as many) costly surprises waiting for you after you move in!

Don't Try to Sell Without Making These Home Repairs

When it comes time to sell your home, you might be tempted to put it on the market without pumping any money into updates or repairs. Although you can certainly try to sell as is, chances are good that the process will be easier, faster, and more profitable if you first put a little effort into improving the home's appeal. Of course, you might be wondering which repairs will have the most impact on buyers? Here are a few of the most important issues to address according to HouseLogic.com.