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Smoke Detector Placement in the Home

Smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors save lives. To protect you, your family, and your property, it's important to get the smoke detector placement right. Here are some tips for the proper installation of smoke detectors. Optimal Smoke Detector Placement...

6 Unexpected Home Repair Costs for First-Time Homebuyers

Many first-time home buyers are unprepared for the home repair costs that come with owning a house. Even after calculating your mortgage payment, insurance premiums, and taxes, you'll face expenses that you may not have expected. An Important Cost is the Home...

How to Reduce Humidity in Your Home

High indoor humidity affects millions of households across the United States. Humidity creates an uncomfortable living environment and can cause health problems and structural issues in the home. The following article lists some tips and tricks on how to reduce...

Tree Care and Maintenance Tips

Your trees are a valuable addition to your property. Mulching is helpful at the ground level, but you also need to care for the tree and its foliage. If you lack the equipment or skill to follow these tree care and maintenance tips safely, schedule professional...

4 Ways to Help Prevent Termites at Home

Repairing termite damage in a home can be costly. With billions of dollars spent annually to deal with termites, learning to prevent termites at home is worth the time and consideration involved. Eliminate Excess Moisture Termites thrive in moist conditions....

4 Benefits of a Home Inspection on New Construction

Building your own home allows you to enjoy a custom home that meets all of your expectations. With your purchase of a brand-new home that has never been lived in, you expect the home to be in great condition. Ordering a home inspection on new construction may seem...

4 Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home

Many people are not aware of why indoor air quality at home matters or how to improve it. You may assume that the quality of air in your home is superior to outdoor air quality, but this is rarely the case. While some outdoor pollutants filter into the home, other...

Three Signs That You Need a New Roof

Look for Signs That You Need a New Roof Your roof protects your home from the outside elements. If your roof is damaged or near the end of its life, it can threaten other elements of your home. Be aware of the signs that you need a new roof and take action when...

4 Thanksgiving Safety Tips To Keep Your Guests and Home Safe

Thanksgiving is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year. It is a time of gratitude when family and friends gather to share delicious food. To keep your holiday safe and healthy, there are four Thanksgiving safety tips that you should follow. 1. Fireplace and...

Three Benefits of Getting a Pre-Listing Inspection

There are many benefits of getting a pre-listing inspection when you are preparing to list your home on the market. A home inspector will create a detailed report about areas of the home both inside and out. Getting your home inspected before listing it allows you the...