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The Best Projects That Can Help Sell Your Home in Any Market

Even if your home isn’t the newest house in town, you can still get a great price when it’s time to sell. If you’ve done your research and are worried your home isn’t competitive enough to get high offers in the wake of the pandemic, know that you don’t have to accept a low price … Continue reading The Best Projects That Can Help Sell Your Home in Any Market

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How to Start Out on the Right Foot with Your First Investment Property

Image courtesy of Pexels Post brought to you by Bret Engle of DiyGuys.net If you’ve always dreamed of owning or running an investment property but aren’t sure how to get started, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve pulled together all the best resources for ensuring your success. Here’s how to get started on the … Continue reading How to Start Out on the Right Foot with Your First Investment Property

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These Are the Home Repair Projects You Definitely Shouldn’t DIY

Many homeowners enjoy tackling DIY projects. Doing things on your own can save money and instill a sense of pride in property owners. But the truth is that some jobs are downright dangerous for non-professionals to handle, so these home repairs are best left to the pros. Let Experts Handle Furnace Repairs and Replacement If … Continue reading These Are the Home Repair Projects You Definitely Shouldn’t DIY

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Great Ways for Busy Parents to Prep Their Homes for Sale

Showing homes is a very stressful experience, but when you add children and pets to the mix, that stress increases tenfold. Any real estate agent will tell you that the cleaner the home is, the more show-ready it is for potential buyers. However, between work, school, and daily life, it’s difficult to find the time … Continue reading Great Ways for Busy Parents to Prep Their Homes for Sale

A Quick and Easy Financial Guide for Accessible House Hunters

The demand for accessible housing in some areas is high, but the market hasn’t yet adjusted to it. As a result, house hunting can be a little intimidating and expensive. Here’s how you can make a solid budget, improve your financial health, and find a house that’s just right for you. Start saving for a … Continue reading A Quick and Easy Financial Guide for Accessible House Hunters

The Mold Monster Can’t Hide from a Home Inspector

How many times have you joked about the mold in someone’s refrigerator. (Not yours, of course.) It’s green, fuzzy, and growing into a monster. Stand back when you open the door! But mold in a home is a monster of a different sort, and you can’t get rid of it as easily as you can … Continue reading The Mold Monster Can’t Hide from a Home Inspector

Home Inspector Saved This Lady Money

Home Inspector Saved This Lady Money Anyone looking to buy a new home or existing home should always get the home Inspected. There are always those that will try to rip you off – it’s sad but it does happen… If what happened to that lady would have happened to me, I would have run … Continue reading Home Inspector Saved This Lady Money

Home Inspection: A Few Plumbing Basics

When a home inspection is performed, the plumbing system is one of the critical systems examined. One if the first things checked will be the faucets and fixtures to look for leaks. Almost 15 percent of all the water used in a typical household is wasted through plumbing leaks according to the American Water Works. … Continue reading Home Inspection: A Few Plumbing Basics

3 Questions That Will Stop Your Dream Home From Becoming A Nightmare

You’re have decided what home you want and now you are in the process of buying your dream home. This is the time to be thinking of getting the home inspected. Whether it is your very first home or one of many it is a big step. There are many horror stories, and you may … Continue reading 3 Questions That Will Stop Your Dream Home From Becoming A Nightmare