5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall

5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall

There are several ways to get your home ready for colder weather. Preparing your home for fall will help keep your home comfortable and you’ll spend less money on heating bills. Fall is also a great time to finish projects that are unpleasant during the hot...
Helpful Tips to Organize Your Garage

Helpful Tips to Organize Your Garage

An organized garage is ideal so that you can find things when you need them. Yet many of us use the garage as a kind of catch-all area for items we don’t want in our living spaces. Instead of having a cluttered mess with no system for storage, use these tips to...
6 Ways to Make Your Deck Safer for Children and Pets

6 Ways to Make Your Deck Safer for Children and Pets

Keeping your deck secure is an important part of home maintenance. Children, guests, and pets can be injured when using the deck. Follow these tips to make your deck safer for everyone. Don’t Leave Children Unattended Young children should not be left on the deck...
6 Reasons to Order an 11th-Month Warranty Inspection

6 Reasons to Order an 11th-Month Warranty Inspection

Many home builders offer a one-year warranty that covers defects with materials and quality in your new home. Once the warranty period is over, any mistakes that are discovered moving forward become the responsibility of the homeowner. An 11th-month warranty...
Testing for High Levels of Radon in the Home

Testing for High Levels of Radon in the Home

Radon gas is formed by the decay of uranium in the soil. High levels of radon exposure for an extended period of time can lead to lung cancer. Radon-related cancer kills an estimated 21,000 people each year in the United States. It’s the second leading cause of lung...
4 Benefits of a Pre-Listing Home Inspection

4 Benefits of a Pre-Listing Home Inspection

Selling your home is a process. Your real estate agent can help you create a checklist of things to do. One item on the list you may not have thought about is a pre-listing home inspection. Why would you want to pay for an inspection before placing your home on the...