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Enhance Your Homes Beauty With Faux Finishes

December 29, 2022 by Admin

Thanks to modern printing technology, homeowners can now add luxurious finishes to their home without...

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December Checklist Bring Warmth to Your Decor

December 27, 2022 by Admin

With December right around the corner, you can start thinking about how you plan to...

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Care for Your Appliances and Replace Them Regularly December

December 23, 2022 by Admin

There are many ways to create a more energy efficient kitchen, but few changes will...

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Bath Fan Venting to Attic

December 21, 2022 by Admin

It sounded like a good idea at the time, right? Move the moist bathroom air...

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Add Texture to Winter Décor

December 15, 2022 by Admin

One of the arguably most fun parts of home décor is the incorporation of different...

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Prevent Water Heater Backdrafting

December 13, 2022 by Admin

We all love our water heaters because without them we couldn’t enjoy a hot shower...

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3 Ways To Keep Your Christmas Tree Fresher Longer

December 7, 2022 by Admin

Tis the season, and Christmas trees are everywhere. You need not live with needles falling...

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3 Easy Ways to Organize Your Garage

December 5, 2022 by Admin

The garage often becomes a neglected space full of extra items from the house and...

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Is Your Ceiling Fan Making You Sneeze

November 25, 2022 by Admin

One way to alleviate persistent allergies is to look high and low for accumulated dirt...

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Check Doors and Windows for Drafts

November 23, 2022 by Admin

When the weather turns cooler, it's time to turn up the heat to keep your...

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How to Fix Difficult Roof Problems

November 19, 2022 by Admin

Some roof problems will require a bit more creative thinking and elbow grease to fix...

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Inspections Drive Decisions

November 15, 2022 by Admin

Are you looking for a new home? Have you found a couple of options and...

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Trim Your Trees with Ease

November 9, 2022 by Admin

Are your clippers too short to reach the branches of your tree? No need to...

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Fix Tiny Holes with Flashing

November 5, 2022 by Admin

One sneaky problem in your shingles that could be causing leaks is a tiny hole....

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Two Minutes To Test Your Sump Pump Could Save You Hours

November 1, 2022 by Admin

For many homeowners, checking the sump pump is far down the to-do list, if it...

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Backup Generators The Benefits of Propane and Natural Gas

October 29, 2022 by Admin

Having a backup generator can give you peace of mind, particularly during those months when...

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Architecture Lab Reduce Bulb Burnout and Save Money

October 25, 2022 by Admin

Frequently, a burned out light bulb may not be the bulb's fault. The electrical wiring...

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Aluminum Wiring Is a Fire Hazard

October 19, 2022 by Admin

You won’t find aluminum wiring in modern residential branch-circuit wiring, but in the 1960s and...

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Building a Proper Fire

October 15, 2022 by Admin

One aspect of easy home maintenance is building a fire in the fireplace - a...

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AC Without a Drain Pan in Attic

October 13, 2022 by Admin

Putting an air conditioner in the attic seems to make perfect sense. There are no...

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6 Move in Tips for the New Homeowner

October 7, 2022 by Admin

1. Change the locks. You really don’t know who else has keys to your home,...

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Easily Forgotten Maintenance Tasks Check for High Water Pressure

September 27, 2022 by Admin

Is your water pressure high up on your home maintenance checklist? If you said no,...

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5 Tips for a Stunning Backyard Shed

September 23, 2022 by Admin

A shed is one of those backyard additions that can be highly practical and stylish...

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3 Ways To Keep Your Home in Good Working Order

September 19, 2022 by Admin

Age is just a number, even when it comes to your house. Just like proper...

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Best Practices for Smoke Detector Maintenance

September 15, 2022 by Admin

Smoke detectors can help protect you and your family in the event of a fire,...

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Add Caulk to Save Money

September 9, 2022 by Admin

One simple and effective way to save money in your home is by caulking. Closing...

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Beautify Your Yard Shrub Maintenance Tips

September 5, 2022 by Admin

There is nothing quite like a shrub to add some flair to your home’s landscaping....

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Avoid electrical repairs Whole Home Surge Protectors

September 1, 2022 by Admin

While you may have a surge protector on a few expensive electronic devices in the...

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Caulking Windows and Doors

August 30, 2022 by Admin

Close the Gap Using an inexpensive caulking product to seal windows and doors is one...

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How To Pressure Wash Siding

August 26, 2022 by Admin

Cleaning your home’s siding has an amazing effect on the appearance of outside décor. You...

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A Burning Smell Requires Immediate Action

August 22, 2022 by Admin

If you smell something burning in your home, you need to act right away. The...

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Give Your Hardwood Flooring a Fresh Shine

August 16, 2022 by Admin

Your hardwood floors were built to be tough, but even they need some tender loving...

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Fix Your Washer to Help Your Monthly Budget

August 10, 2022 by Admin

You probably put your washer to good use throughout the week. Eventually, water lines to...

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The Benefits of Adding Insulation To a Home

August 6, 2022 by Admin

Of all the easy home maintenance projects you can take care of yourself, insulating is...

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Flashing Maintenance Keeps Water From Your Roof

August 2, 2022 by Admin

Home maintenance tips often start by focusing on the roof. Add checking your roof's flashing...

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DIY or Call a Pro How To Decide

July 30, 2022 by Admin

After buying the home of your dreams, taking care of small repairs yourself is a...

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Beat the Weather Install Weatherstripping

July 26, 2022 by Admin

Installing weatherstripping around windows and doors is an easy and effective way to reduce energy...

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Easily Repair Drywall Holes

July 20, 2022 by Admin

Life happens and sometimes the drywall takes a hit resulting in holes that need repair....

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Inspiration For A Functional Mudroom

June 30, 2022 by Admin

Cold and wet weather calls for a sense of order in your mudroom. Make space...

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Getting Rid of Dampness in the Basement

June 28, 2022 by Admin

If you own a home with a basement, you may already have big plans for...

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Helpful Tip for Healthy Pipes

June 25, 2022 by Admin

You depend on your plumber for regular pipe maintenance in your home. There is one...

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Clean Clothes from a Clean Machine

June 24, 2022 by Admin

Clothes fresh out of the washing machine smell amazing when you follow these simple home...

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Keep Water Outside by Draining the AC Properly

June 21, 2022 by Admin

The HVAC system is near the top of every home maintenance tips list out there....

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Tighten That Dripping Faucet Right Away

June 20, 2022 by Admin

A leaky faucet can seem like such a tiny thing, but fixing those drips can...

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Home Improvement Projects for Spring

June 18, 2022 by Admin

Now that spring is here, it’s the perfect time to get started on season-appropriate home...

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Stunning and Stylish Dining Room Decor

June 17, 2022 by Admin

Your dining room is one of the central gathering places of your home. From shared...

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Reduce Drying Time by Cleaning the Vent

June 15, 2022 by Admin

A clean dryer vent is one of the often overlooked home maintenance tips that can...

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Why You Need Weather Stripping in Your Home

June 13, 2022 by Admin

One of many helpful home maintenance tips to reduce the cost of cooling and heating...

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The Top Five Tips For Quickly Organizing Your Home

June 10, 2022 by Admin

If you have a busy life and a growing family, then home organization can seem...

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A Simple Way To Maintain Your Water Heater

June 7, 2022 by Admin

Preventing Leaks There's an easy way to keep your water heater from leaking: At least...

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Preparing to Purchase a Home: The Basics

May 28, 2022 by Admin

Preparing to purchase a home shouldn’t begin right before you hope to buy your new...

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The Impact of Low Interest Rates on Home Buyers and Sellers

May 27, 2022 by Admin

Now that mortgage interest rates are fairly low, it’s important that home buyers and sellers...

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What Sacrifices Are Americans Making to Afford Housing?

May 24, 2022 by Admin

It isn’t always easy to afford housing, whether you’re planning to rent or purchase a...

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How to Upgrade a Dated Home Without Blowing Your Budget

May 20, 2022 by Admin

Upgrading an older or dated home can be a daunting process, especially if you’re working...

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It’s Easy to Take Better Listing Photos

May 19, 2022 by Admin

Before a potential buyer stops by to view your property in person, they’ll likely consult...

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Should I List My Home During Spring?

May 18, 2022 by Admin

Are you ready to list your home, but don’t want to make the situation more...

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What Are First Time Home Buyers Looking For in 2022?

May 16, 2022 by Admin

Every year brings with it a surge of first-time homebuyers entering the market. However, the...

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Should Realtors Attend Conferences?

May 16, 2022 by Admin

No matter your field, conferences can be extremely beneficial for professional development. This is certainly...

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When to DIY (and When to Bring in a Contractor)

May 15, 2022 by Admin

So, you’ve recently decided on a brand-new home improvement project. As you start to plan,...

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How to Communicate Better as a Real Estate Agent

May 12, 2022 by Admin

To succeed at your job as a realtor and keep your clients happy, you’ll need...

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Building a Reputable Social Media Presence as a Realtor

May 10, 2022 by Admin

The kind of social media presence you establish as a real estate agent is important....

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The Best Social Media Platforms for Real Estate Agents

May 7, 2022 by Admin

If you’re a real estate agent in the modern era, you need to establish yourself...

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How Does Instagram Benefit Realtors?

May 6, 2022 by Admin

Real estate agents have myriad social platforms to take advantage of, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter,...

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Marketing to Younger Buyers

May 4, 2022 by Admin

Year over year, the real estate market is becoming more heavily dominated by Millennial and...

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3 Steps to Improving the Appearance of Your Deck

May 3, 2022 by Admin

Winter may be in full swing in many parts of the country, but spring is...

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Two Home Safety Tasks Homeowners Often Forget

May 1, 2022 by Admin

While there is a seemingly endless list of home safety tasks knowledgeable homeowners must remember...

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How to Upgrade a Dated Home Without Blowing Your Budget

April 29, 2022 by Admin

Upgrading an older or dated home can be a daunting process, especially if you’re working...

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It’s Easy to Take Better Listing Photos

April 26, 2022 by Admin

Before a potential buyer stops by to view your property in person, they’ll likely consult...

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Should Realtors Attend Conferences?

April 24, 2022 by Admin

No matter your field, conferences can be extremely beneficial for professional development. This is certainly...

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When to DIY (and When to Bring in a Contractor)

April 23, 2022 by Admin

So, you’ve recently decided on a brand-new home improvement project. As you start to plan,...

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How to Prevent Bed Bug Infestations

April 21, 2022 by Admin

Even though bed bugs can seem like they come out of nowhere, there are keyways...

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Why Is Proof of Ownership So Important for Property Owners?

April 18, 2022 by Admin

If you own property, you should never overlook proof of ownership. You should always have...

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Should You List Your Home During the Spring?

April 17, 2022 by Admin

If you’re looking to sell your home, you’ve likely considered the importance of selling at...

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Simple Ways to Improve Your Home’s Water Quality

April 15, 2022 by Admin

It doesn’t always take major renovations or installation jobs to improve the water quality of...

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What Sacrifices Are Americans Making to Afford Housing?

April 14, 2022 by Admin

It isn’t always easy to afford housing, whether you’re planning to rent or purchase a...

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3 Steps to Improving the Appearance of Your Deck

April 10, 2022 by Admin

Winter may be in full swing in many parts of the country, but spring is...

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Two Home Safety Tasks Homeowners Often Forget

April 9, 2022 by Admin

While there is a seemingly endless list of home safety tasks knowledgeable homeowners must remember...

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Can I Get a New Real Estate Agent After Making an Offer?

April 7, 2022 by Admin

Maybe you’ve already found the home of your dreams, or maybe your current real estate...

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How to Lower Your Utility Bills

April 6, 2022 by Admin

If your current utility bills are higher than you’d like them to be, you’re not...

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Starting Your Career as a Real Estate Agent: The Basics

April 4, 2022 by Admin

Although real estate is a highly rewarding field to work in, it isn’t always the...

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Pest Control: How to Check for Termites

April 2, 2022 by Admin

Pests can cause serious damage to a home. If you suspect that there are pests...

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Why You Need an Agent (Even If You’ve Found a Buyer)

April 1, 2022 by Admin

If you’re among those fortunate homeowners who have found an interested buyer before even listing...

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Boosting a Home’s Curb Appeal

March 29, 2022 by Admin

When you’re looking to sell a home, curb appeal matters. This is the first impression...

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Tips to Make Your Move Easier

March 27, 2022 by Admin

No matter how far you’re moving, the process can be stressful. Fortunately, there are ways...

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Why Lawn Maintenance Is So Important

March 26, 2022 by Admin

When you bring in a landscape architect to design the perfect lawn, you can certainly...

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Building a Reputable Social Media Presence as a Realtor

March 24, 2022 by Admin

The kind of social media presence you establish as a real estate agent is important....

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How to Prepare for Spring Renovations

March 21, 2022 by Admin

The spring renovation season is right around the corner, and homeowners across the nation are...

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Home Maintenance Tasks to Complete Before Spring

March 20, 2022 by Admin

Spring hasn’t quite arrived, and it can be tempting to put off home maintenance and...

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3 Tips for Decorating a Small Kitchen

March 18, 2022 by Admin

Just because your kitchen is on the smaller side doesn’t mean it needs to be...

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How Does Instagram Benefit Realtors?

March 16, 2022 by Admin

Real estate agents have myriad social platforms to take advantage of, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter,...

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What Are First Time Home Buyers Looking For in 2022?

March 14, 2022 by Admin

Every year brings with it a surge of first-time homebuyers entering the market. However, the...

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The Impact of Low Interest Rates on Home Buyers and Sellers

March 13, 2022 by Admin

Now that mortgage interest rates are fairly low, it’s important that home buyers and sellers...

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Preparing to Purchase a Home: The Basics

March 11, 2022 by Admin

Preparing to purchase a home shouldn’t begin right before you hope to buy your new...

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Are Major Renovations a Good Idea Before Selling Your Home?

March 8, 2022 by Admin

If you’re considering beginning the home selling process, your goal is to receive the highest...

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How to Avoid Cursing Your Credit

March 7, 2022 by Admin

Are you hoping to buy a home with financing in the near future? If that’s...

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The Future of Marketing Technology in Real Estate

March 5, 2022 by Admin

Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, real estate agents have relied on marketing...

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3 Negative Habits of Real Estate Agents

March 4, 2022 by Admin

Do you sometimes feel as if you’re struggling to keep your real estate business afloat?...

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What Obstacles Can Make It Difficult to Close on Time?

March 1, 2022 by Admin

Even though most home sale contracts will settle when the seller expects, this isn’t always...

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Are Lowball Offers Ever a Good Idea?

February 28, 2022 by Admin

When you’re looking to purchase a home, is it ever a wise decision to give...

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Questions to Ask Home Inspectors

February 25, 2022 by Admin

When you bring a home inspector to a property, it’s in your best interest to...

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What Is the Multiple Listing Service?

February 24, 2022 by Admin

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, if you’re currently involved in the real estate...

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What to Do Before Closing on a Home

February 22, 2022 by Admin

Before you close on a home, make sure that you have a checklist ready. There...

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Confirming Ownership as a Buyer or Renter

February 19, 2022 by Admin

If you’re hoping to avoid getting burned, it’s important that as a buyer or renter,...

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5 Hidden Dangers In The Home To Watch Out For

February 18, 2022 by Admin

Everybody wants a safe home. Unfortunately, it’s not always as simple as just keeping doors...

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The Price of a Home Inspection (and Why It’s Worth It)

February 16, 2022 by Admin

When you’re looking to buy a home, you’re often faced with a decision: whether to...

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Can an LLC Purchase Property?

February 15, 2022 by Admin

If you’re the owner of a limited liability company (LLC) and you’re looking to purchase...

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Should Real Estate Agents Disclose Their Relation to a Client?

February 11, 2022 by Admin

As a real estate agent, you might make the decision to take on a family...

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What Is iBuying?

February 10, 2022 by Admin

Have you heard about iBuying, in the context of real estate? iBuying is a relatively...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Rent-Back Agreements

February 9, 2022 by Admin

If you’re looking to sell a home but aren’t quite ready to move out, then...

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Do Small Kitchens Need an Island? Does Placement Matter?

February 6, 2022 by Admin

If you’re renovating a kitchen, then there are many questions you need to ask yourself....

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How to Flip a Historical Home

February 4, 2022 by Admin

As home flipping becomes increasingly popular, so does the concept of flipping a historical home....

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The Benefits of Listing Your Home During Winter

February 3, 2022 by Admin

Have you considered waiting until spring to list your home? Although spring is a great...

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An Introduction to Quitclaim Deeds (and When You Need One)

February 2, 2022 by Admin

Have you heard the term “quitclaim” recently, but aren’t sure what it means? If you’re...

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The Average Cost of Title Insurance

February 1, 2022 by Admin

When you’re buying a home, you often need to purchase various kinds of insurance —...

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Building a House: How Long Does It Actually Take?

January 31, 2022 by Admin

If you’ve never been involved in the house building process, then you might not know...

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How to Start Raking Your Yard Better

January 28, 2022 by Admin

Have you recently raked the leaves in your yard? Even if you have, there’s still...

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What Does the 2022 Housing Market Forecast Look Like?

January 27, 2022 by Admin

The housing market has gone through some memorable changes throughout 2020 and 2021. Most notably,...

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Inflation and Its Impact on Home Prices

January 26, 2022 by Admin

It’s no secret that inflation has a powerful impact on the housing market. When inflation...

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Popular Trends for Your Home Office

January 23, 2022 by Admin

Home offices have become more common than ever. With this rise in popularity comes a...

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Common Home Repairs During the Winter Months

January 21, 2022 by Admin

During certain times of the year, your home is going to be prone to different...

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How to Flip a Historical Home

January 18, 2022 by Admin

As home flipping becomes increasingly popular, so does the concept of flipping a historical home....

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Planning for Retirement as a Realtor

January 17, 2022 by Admin

Planning for retirement is important for someone in any profession. Many real estate agents are...

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How Profitable Are Eco-Friendly Properties?

January 15, 2022 by Admin

Maybe you’ve been considering investing in a “green” or eco-friendly property but aren’t sure if...

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Home Improvement on a Budget

January 12, 2022 by Admin

Just because you have a limited budget, doesn’t mean that home improvement projects are out...

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Why Are Ice Dams So Dangerous?

January 11, 2022 by Admin

Ice dams are a relatively common problem faced by homeowners during the winter months. Typically,...

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How to Prevent Ice Dams

January 7, 2022 by Admin

When ice dams form, they can pose a danger to both you and your property....

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Winter Home Improvement Projects

January 5, 2022 by Admin

With each season comes the potential for new home improvement projects. If you’re looking to...

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Four Myths About Real Estate Open Houses

January 4, 2022 by Admin

If there’s anything real estate agents love to debate, it’s the topic of open houses....

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Home Improvement Resolutions for the New Year

January 2, 2022 by Admin

With a new year comes a new batch of resolutions. In 2022, why not focus...

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Happy New Year: What Did the Housing Market Look Like in 2021?

January 1, 2022 by Admin

As 2021 comes to a close, it’s the perfect time to reflect back on this...

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Home Improvement Projects For the Fall

December 29, 2021 by Admin

Each season means new opportunities for home improvement, but what should you focus on during...

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Your Basement Flooded — What Now?

December 28, 2021 by Admin

Flooded basements are both stressful and expensive and, much of the time, seem to come...

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Touch Up Your Home’s Appearance, Before Sale

December 26, 2021 by Admin

Before selling your home, it’s important to remember that aesthetics are an important factor for...

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Storm Damage Vs. Your Home

December 25, 2021 by Admin

As a homeowner, storm damage can be devastating. Following a storm that causes damage to...

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Are There Problems With Your Home’s Foundation?

December 24, 2021 by Admin

For the structure of your home to remain sound and intact, one of the most...

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Top Ways to Upgrade Your Shower

December 22, 2021 by Admin

Interested in remodeling your shower, but unsure where to begin? If you’re looking to upgrade...

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Affordable Home Improvement Projects

December 19, 2021 by Admin

Not every home improvement project needs to break your budget. If you’re looking to give...

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Home Remodeling Trends of 2021

December 18, 2021 by Admin

The home remodeling trends of 2021 are bit different than normal years. After a year...

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Landscaping Renovations to Boost Curb Appeal

December 16, 2021 by Admin

Before you list your home, remember that potential buyers are going to be impacted by...

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Flipping Properties Vs. Renting

December 14, 2021 by Admin

Real estate investing is an art form, and there is more than one approach you...

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Apartment Repairs to Prepare For – What’s Most Common?

December 10, 2021 by Admin

If you’re a landlord, you’re probably well-adjusted to dealing with certain repairs—whether it’s after your...

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Communication is Essential in Real Estate

December 8, 2021 by Admin

As a real estate agent, one of the most essential traits for your position is...

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5 Profitable Types of Real Estate

December 6, 2021 by Admin

Real estate properties come in far more than just one form. Rather, a variety of...

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Posting On Social Media as a Real Estate Agent

December 4, 2021 by Admin

In the modern-day world of running a business, it’s essential that you have a social...

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Retirement Planning for Self-Employed Realtors

December 3, 2021 by Admin

Regardless of profession, everyone needs a plan for retirement—planning early, however, will save you a...

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The Top Advantages of Synthetic Turf

December 1, 2021 by Admin

It can be easy to just dismiss synthetic turf as a possibility for your property....

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Inheriting a Home: What Now?

November 27, 2021 by Admin

Depending on who you are, inheriting a home from a relative can either be an...

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How to Avoid Losing Real Estate Clients

November 26, 2021 by Admin

Are you trying to gain new clients as a real estate agent? Don’t forget that...

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Finding New Real Estate Clients

November 24, 2021 by Admin

If you’re a real estate agent, one of your top goals is probably to continue...

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Misconceptions About Real Estate Careers

November 23, 2021 by Admin

Although real estate is certainly a rewarding and enjoyable career for many individuals, it isn’t...

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Begin Earning More As a Real Estate Agent

November 21, 2021 by Admin

Considering how hard you work as a real estate agent, you deserve to be paid...

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Is a Metal Roof Right For You?

November 18, 2021 by Admin

Deciding upon a roofing material isn’t necessarily a straightforward task. Maybe you have just realized...

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How to Stand Out As a Real Estate Agent

November 17, 2021 by Admin

Considering the large number of real estate agents that are out there, it’s important to...

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Common Home Health Hazards

November 15, 2021 by Admin

We all want to keep our homes as safe as possible and negate the risk...

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Designing a Cozier Home

November 14, 2021 by Admin

No matter who you are or what your design preferences are, it’s a safe bet...

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Upgrading a Kitchen Before Sale

November 12, 2021 by Admin

Maybe you’re currently getting ready to put your home on the market—what upgrades should you...

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Improving the Security of Your Home

November 9, 2021 by Admin

If you don’t feel safe and secure in your own home, it can be difficult...

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When Do I Require a Building Permit?

November 7, 2021 by Admin

When embarking on a new home improvement or renovation project, you might worry about whether...

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The Benefits of Recessed Lighting

November 6, 2021 by Admin

Have you ever put significant thought into the lighting you choose for your home? If...

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4 Ways You Can Help Your Client Move Quicker & Easier

November 4, 2021 by Admin

To gain and hang onto clients, you’ll need to make the real estate process as...

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Essential Home Maintenance Tasks

November 3, 2021 by Admin

If you’re looking to keep your home in its best possible condition (and really, who...

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Installing a Fireplace to Increase Your Home’s Value

November 1, 2021 by Admin

Before you sell your home, you’re probably seeking out different ways to go about increasing...

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Tips for Cord and Wire Safety

January 26, 2020 by Admin

Electricity is and has been a vital part of living for decades now. While many...

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Creating a Sense of Place in Winter

January 25, 2020 by Admin

Managing your home décor in the winter can be incredibly fulfilling, giving you and the...

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When Should You Inspect for Mold

January 22, 2020 by Admin

No one wants to live in a home with mold. This substance can cause health...

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Using Decor To Sell Your Home

January 20, 2020 by Admin

If you are ready to put your home on the market, you want to make...

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Signs You Need an Attic Insulation Upgrade

January 18, 2020 by Admin

How much attic insulation does your home have? Older homes, in particular, often have less...

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Whole-Home Surge Protectors

January 16, 2020 by Admin

While you may have a surge protector on a few expensive electronic devices in the...

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Siding

January 15, 2020 by Admin

Siding is a popular choice for home builders because it is low maintenance and comes...

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Children Radon

January 12, 2020 by Admin

You do everything possible to keep your kids happy and healthy. That’s why cook tasty...

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Decorate Your Front Porch for Fall

January 10, 2020 by Admin

Make a Beautiful First Impression Fall decorating ideas should incorporate the front porch, as it...

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Insulating Your Basement To Prevent Mold

January 8, 2020 by Admin

One of the biggest reasons basements are so susceptible to mold is due to poor...

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Why a Home Inspection Is Critical

January 4, 2020 by Admin

In the urgency to find and move into a new home, some buyers charge through...

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Radon Remediation and Testing

January 3, 2020 by Admin

The amount of radon present in your home doesn't remain constant over time. It's actually...

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Add Texture to Winter Décor

January 2, 2020 by Admin

One of the arguably most fun parts of home décor is the incorporation of different...

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

January 1, 2020 by Admin

Making resolutions for New Years is a tradition, but the truth is that they are...

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The Soft Side of Neutrals

December 30, 2019 by Admin

Styles may change, but one of the constants on which you can depend is that...

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Safe Light Bulb Replacement

December 29, 2019 by Admin

It is necessary to safely change a light bulb to avoid an often unnecessary electrical...

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Tap Into the Great Outdoors

December 26, 2019 by Admin

A popular design trend that takes you back to your roots (literally) is bringing the...

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Christmas Wall Décor You’ll Love

December 25, 2019 by Admin

A blank wall space can be a dream come true when the holiday season rolls...

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Dark Decor for a Dramatic Winter

December 23, 2019 by Admin

When you think of winter home décor, your mind probably goes straight to mistletoe and...

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Test Your Foreclosure Investment for Mold

December 22, 2019 by Admin

Buying a foreclosed property can be a great way to get more bang for your...

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Ready Your Home for Winter

December 18, 2019 by Admin

Colder days are on their way! This means more time to spend around family, snuggled...

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Top Signs Your Older Home Needs Electrical Repair

December 17, 2019 by Admin

When you own an older home, or a home built between the 1950s and 1970s,...

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The Importance of Radon Re-Entrainment

December 13, 2019 by Admin

Radon is something homeowners everywhere need to be aware of. Homeowners should test for radon...

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Soak That Siding

December 12, 2019 by Admin

Return your home's exterior to its original fresh and beautiful appearance by giving your siding...

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Spice up Your Kitchen With Color

December 9, 2019 by Admin

For a kitchen that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser, consider investing in some of the...

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Prevent Basement Mold by Reducing Moisture

December 8, 2019 by Admin

Whether your basement is a wine cellar, lounge area or abandoned storage location, you have...

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Pros and Cons of Doing a Pre-Inspection on Your Home

December 4, 2019 by Admin

There's a lot to get in order when a homeowner is getting ready to list...

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Rustic Fall Decor You Probably Haven’t Thought Of

December 3, 2019 by Admin

Fall decorating ideas are always fun, especially when it comes to your home décor. Take...

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Retest for Radon After You Move In

December 2, 2019 by Admin

Buying a home is a fun, time-consuming process with many forms, inspections and tests conducted...

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Two Overlooked Areas That Need Your Attention

December 1, 2019 by Admin

Great home maintenance is key to a beautiful house that makes you happy. It also...

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Two Awesome Organization Tools

November 30, 2019 by Admin

Command hooks and baskets are two gems to the organized individual, and they can serve...

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Spice Up Your Thanksgiving Décor This Year

November 28, 2019 by Admin

If you are short on time but want to decorate your house for the Thanksgiving...

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Get Ready for Black Friday 2019

November 26, 2019 by Admin

Black Friday is right around the corner. It falls on November 29th, the day after...

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What To Know About Active Radon Mitigation

November 25, 2019 by Admin

To push radon out of your home, an active radon mitigation system uses an electric...

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Quick Fall Home Maintenance Tips

November 23, 2019 by Admin

Focus on the Faucets With colder weather comes the chance for outdoor faucets to freeze....

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Get Your Equipment Ready for the Season

November 20, 2019 by Admin

Completing a thorough fall home maintenance checklist can help ensure you are ready for the...

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How Mold Finds Its Way Into Your Attic

November 19, 2019 by Admin

You may not spend much time in your attic, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't...

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Does Your Exhaust Fan Need Some Love?

November 15, 2019 by Admin

Do you know what the number one unsung hero in your bathroom is? It’s the...

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Buying a Home With Radon

November 13, 2019 by Admin

Buying a home can be an exciting time and when you find the home of...

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How To Show Veterans We Care

November 11, 2019 by Admin

American veterans and their families are arguably the bravest people in the country, and they...

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Organize Your Storage Spaces

November 10, 2019 by Admin

It isn't just bigger storage areas like garages or closets that can benefit from a...

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How Basement Mold Appears

November 7, 2019 by Admin

One of the last things you want to find in your home is mold. The...

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Don’t Let Your Clients Make These Common Home Inspection Mistakes

November 4, 2019 by Admin

Your clients are lucky to have a realtor who is watching out for their best...

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Foster New Growth

November 3, 2019 by Admin

Spring and summer are your lawn's time to shine. The prep work you do in...

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Choosing the Best Kind of Light Bulb

November 1, 2019 by Admin

There are several types of light bulbs available, and each one offers its own benefits....

What are the limitations
on an inspection?

A real estate inspection or home inspection is not an appraisal or a check for compliance with building codes; it’s also not an evaluation of environmental hazards. See the NYS Standards of Practice for more information on the limitations of a home inspection.

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