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COMMON PROBLEMS FOUND DURING A HOME INSPECTION

Perhaps for some, there’s nothing more nerve-wracking than the thought of finally owning a home. Of course, it’s for all the good reasons. Home buying can hype you up with a roller coaster of emotions. After years of saving up for down payment and other mortgage fees, you’re a step closer to finally having a…

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How Commercial Inspection Differs From Home Inspection

Most inspectors focus on one field of specialization, residential or commercial. However, some inspectors do both. While it takes years of experience and perhaps a little more time to branch out, it’s actually a good idea to increase skill sets. If you’ve seen companies or inspectors who offer both, you might be wondering how a…

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3 EMERGING SMART HOME TRENDS OF 2019

(BPT) – If you’re building a new home, you want it to be stylish, functional, and of course, state of the art with the latest technology advancements. Smart home features are on top of the wish list for homeowners, with 81 percent of homebuyers stating they would favor purchasing a home with smart accessories already…

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5 Budget-Friendly Projects That Boost Your Home’s Value

Whether you plan to sell your home soon or you simply want to make your property more modern and livable, there are many things you can do to increase the value of your house. The good news is you don’t need a massive budget to make a big impact. Here are five affordable things you…

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5 Smart Home Upgrades that will Pay Off Later

Whether you want to make the most of your home now, or you’re thinking of selling soon, smart upgrades can boost your enjoyment of your home and increase its resale value. Some upgrades improve the aesthetics of your house, while others help save on energy costs or improve the functionality of the home. Still others…

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3 Smart Steps to Protect your Vacation Home When you’re Away

Whether it’s a cabin up north, a villa down south or a quaint cottage near family, many people in the United States own vacation home. There are seasons you may spend more time at these vacation properties, but for many people, much of the year they remain empty. That’s why it’s important to take precautions…

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4 Ways To Make The Most Out Of Your Smart Garage

If there is one thing that we learned from Prime Day it’s that the smart garage is a must-have for Amazon Prime Members. Chamberlain Group’s myQ Smart Garage Hub was one of the best-selling smart home items during Prime Day. So, why are so many homeowners focusing on making their garage smart? 1) Get deliveries…

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5 Latest Trends in Bathroom Design

Today’s homeowners are increasingly expecting their bathroom to mirror some of the spa-like features that were previously seen only in hotels, resorts and luxury vacation rentals. Home television shows and websites like Better Homes and Gardens (bhg.com), ElleDecor.com and Houzz.com have showcased these once aspirational luxuries, while technical advances have made them more attainable. With…

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4 Way to Keep your Home Safe from Fires

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), three out of five home fire deaths result from fires in properties without working smoke alarms — often due to missing alarm batteries or expired alarms. Fortunately, a new generation of home safety technology — combined with tried-and-true safety practices — can help keep homes and families…

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5 Myths about Metal Roofing – Facts or Fiction?

Asphalt shingles may be the most popular roofing in the U.S. by volume, but metal roofing is gaining in popularity for its durability, longevity and low-maintenance benefits. Still, many people unfamiliar with the product have misconceptions about this quality roofing option. Myth #1: Metal roofs are loud One of the biggest misconceptions of metal roofs…

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Innovative Ideas to Improve your Outdoor Living Space

If you are looking for amazing ideas to improve your outdoor living space and create an inviting oasis for everyone in the family to get outside and have fun together? Here are some projects to consider, and the prep work involved for a modern and relaxing outdoor living space. 1) Check your deck Does your…

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Wise Home Inspections: Promo for Military Veterans

  Schedule an inspection with us and get $25 off the standard rate for the inspection service. Just use the promo code WISEMEMORIAL2019. Call (954) 698 4008. As surprising as it sounds, a home inspection is not always considered a necessity for some homeowners. Of course, excitement plays a big factor in putting less priority…

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Home Improvement Leads To Better Living

Your home can have an impact on how you are feeling on a day to day basis. Research indicates that many people spend time at work and at home. If you work at home, your home settings are going to have even more to do with the way you feel. Making your home a safe…

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Moving Made Simple: 5 Tips and Tricks to Save Time and Stress

Moving is an exciting time as you look forward to settling into your new home sweet home. However, it’s also a stressful time as you try to move your belongings from one place to another, as well as set up all the services you need, such as mail, cable, and internet. Before you get stressed,…

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Dispelling Myths About Home Warranty Plans

Dispelling Myths About Home Warranty Plans

If you’re considering a home warranty plan, you are probably doing your due diligence — as you should — on how they work, who the different providers are and what to expect from the experience. This article is meant to help you understand home warranty plans, as well as separate fact from fiction. Go the…

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7 Smart Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home

7 Smart Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home

Think about how much time you and your family spend inside versus outside. From your home to the car to work and to school, it’s not uncommon that the majority of your day is spent indoors. This modern phenomenon means increased exposure to indoor air pollution. Fortunately, with a few smart, proactive steps, you can…

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How long does a home inspection take?

A home inspection is a necessary procedure when purchasing a new house. The procedure usually involves basic evaluation of a building testing the structure of the building, the roof, cooling and heating systems and finally the state of plumbing connections. It is mainly intended to give you the actual state of a home before you…

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Money-Saving Roofing Secrets Every Homeowner Should Know

Money-Saving Roofing Secrets Every Homeowner Should Know

Replacing an aging or damaged roof is an important step in providing crucial protection from the damage the elements can dish out — from heat, wind, and rain, to snow, sleet and hail. But homeowners may not realize that the type of roof shingle they choose can make a big difference, not only in the…

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Easy DIY Projects to Enhance Your Yard and Garden

Easy DIY Projects to Enhance Your Yard and Garden

Itching for summer to arrive, when you can get out and enjoy your yard? Why not plan a DIY project to improve your outdoor space, while encouraging everyone in the family to get outside and have fun together? Here are some projects to consider, and the prep work involved. Check your deck Does your existing…

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Home Improvement Tips To Make Your Life Better

Your home is often a reflection of your personality and your life. If you don’t like what you see, chances are this dissatisfaction also exists in your life. Make the most out of your home, and utilize it as best you can. This article contains suggestions for turning any house into a homely, enjoyable place.…

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Want to Buy a Home? Do the Math!

It is a common misconception that a 20 percent down payment is required to buy a home. Advice to wait and save a large down payment is often based on the theory that the cost of mortgage insurance (MI), which is required when you buy with a smaller down payment, should be avoided. This may…

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5 ways to create an inviting room using tile

5 Ways to Create an Inviting Room Using Tile

Today’s tile trends extend so far beyond their traditional use as a staple of bathroom design that you may not recognize them. While once the most attractive and innovative tiles had to be imported, contemporary handcrafted tile and stone products for home design are now being made right here in the United States. Homeowners and…

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Mortgage Insurance Added Cost to Homebuying or Smart Way to Get In

Mortgage Insurance: Added Cost to Homebuying or Smart Way to Get In?

The homebuying process is exciting, but can also seem fraught with added costs, like a home inspection, title insurance, and closing costs. And if you can’t afford a full 20 percent down payment on a conventional home loan, then you will most likely pay for private mortgage insurance (MI). Some people consider private MI yet…

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Top 10 value-enhancing home improvement projects for older homes

Top 10 Value-Enhancing Home Improvement Projects for Older Homes

Do you own an older home, and are you looking to make upgrades that matter? Strategic enhancements not only increase a property’s resale value but also its functionality. This is particularly important among young homebuyers. Sixty-eight percent of millennial homebuyers reported buyer’s remorse, according to a Bank of the West survey. Today’s high home prices in…

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Home Warranty Are Your Home and Your Wallet Prepared for the Inevitable

Are Your Home and Your Wallet Prepared for the Inevitable?

Nobody bats an eyelash when it comes to buying homeowner’s insurance, but many homeowners don’t apply that same logic to planning for home repairs — not what might happen, but what will happen. Only a fraction of the 120 million U.S. households today is protected by a home services plan, also known as a home…

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Maintenance Tip – How to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

Flood damage is a common problem for many homeowners.  There are a few simple precautions you can take to minimize the chance of  water damage in your home. Common causes of floods are burst water pipes, especially from the hoses  to your washing machine.  If you have rubber hoses, it is a good idea to change…

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