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Labor Day Travel-Don’t leave your home vulnerable

Burglaries increase by 10.5 percent in the summer months, according to a Department of Justice report. July and August are the most frequent months for break-ins, perhaps because so many people leave their homes unattended while they’re on vacation. Here are ways to prep your house before you hit the road for vacation so it… Continue reading Labor Day Travel-Don’t leave your home vulnerable

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Summer’s Coming! Freshen up Your Home Decor With This Summer Color Palette

  While spring is still in the air, the warm weather and cooler clothes of the summer season are just around the corner. As a result, you might be thinking about making some design changes to your home to welcome the season and indulge in its brilliance. If you’re looking for some new color schemes… Continue reading Summer’s Coming! Freshen up Your Home Decor With This Summer Color Palette

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Suffering in a ‘Low Inventory’ Real Estate Market? 3 Helpful Tips for Finding a Home to Buy

Many homebuyers struggle with finding a home that is within their price range, but many of those perusing the market also struggle when it comes to the search. If you’re currently on the real estate market and are having difficulty finding a good selection of homes, here are some ways to expand your search so… Continue reading Suffering in a ‘Low Inventory’ Real Estate Market? 3 Helpful Tips for Finding a Home to Buy

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Useful Air-conditioning Tips

Most residential air conditioning systems are electric compressor-cycle systems. This type of system includes the basic window or through-the-wall unit, as well as central (whole house) air conditioning systems. Central air conditioning systems are typically either packaged units, which have all major components in one housing (similar to a room-style unit), or split systems, which have… Continue reading Useful Air-conditioning Tips

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Four Ways a Real Estate Agent Can Help Ensure Your Home Sells for More Than Your Asking Price

Most home sellers are thrilled to get the asking price they’re looking for when putting their home up for sale, but many have not thought about the possibility of getting even more! If you’re wondering what tricks of the trade your agent can use when it comes to getting a higher offer, you may want… Continue reading Four Ways a Real Estate Agent Can Help Ensure Your Home Sells for More Than Your Asking Price

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Winter-end Home Check

The winter season can wreak havoc on the exterior of a home and the surrounding property. Most often, it is simply an issue of falling behind on outdoor maintenance during the colder months. Now is the time to do a winter-end check to make sure everything is in order and ready to withstand those spring-time… Continue reading Winter-end Home Check

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Spring Fever: How to Detect If Allergy Hotspots Are Developing in Your Home

 The spring season may be a time of cherry blossoms and longer days, but it’s also common for allergies to ramp up. While you won’t be able to stop the season, there are things you can do to limit the impact of allergies in your home. If you’re wondering what has the greatest impact on… Continue reading Spring Fever: How to Detect If Allergy Hotspots Are Developing in Your Home