4 Laundry Personalities: Where Do You Fit?

Posted on: October 23, 2017 by in Home Maintenance
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Helpful Information From Atlantic Building Inspections Chic, trendy, sporty, bohemian, sophisticated, fun, classic — you probably have a clear vision of your fashion and style personality. But do you know your laundry personality? How you wash the clothes you wear is every bit as personal and unique to you as the clothes themselves. Knowing your laundry personality could help ease the load and make the chore easy and fail-proof. A quarter of American households say Continue Reading ...

HVAC Energy-Efficiency Terms

Posted on: October 16, 2017 by in Home Maintenance
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Brought to you by Atlantic Building Inspections Whether you’re looking to lower heating and cooling costs, or have a passion for protecting the environment, maximizing the energy efficiency of your heating, ventilation and air conditioning system is a smart move. The more energy efficient your system, the less you’ll spend running it every year, and the smaller your home’s environmental footprint will be. Efficiency ratings are intended to help you decide which products are best for Continue Reading ...

Simple Steps To Create The Perfect Outdoor Oasis

Posted on: October 9, 2017 by in Home Improvement
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Helpful Information from Atlantic Building Inspections Summer is home to many of the year’s most beautiful days, so who can blame you for wanting to spend them all outside? Your yard becomes your living room and your patio the kitchen. It’s your home away from home, which begs the question — do you like your current digs? If your home's outdoor space lacks the comfort and appeals you are longing for, don’t worry. Now is the perfect time to transform your backyard into the perfect Continue Reading ...

Solving The Nation’s Water Problems

Posted on: October 2, 2017 by in Home Maintenance
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Brought to you by Atlantic Building Inspections Cooking dinner, washing dishes, showering and flushing toilets — these are daily activities for most Americans. If you did any of these in the last 24 hours, you’ve contributed to the roughly 355 billion gallons of water that are used each day in this country. Water is our most basic, physical need, but it’s also one many people take for granted. While most Americans are fortunate enough not to know a world where they don’t have access to Continue Reading ...

5 Ways To Create Big Luxury In A Small Bathroom

Posted on: September 25, 2017 by in Home Improvement
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Helpful Information From Atlantic Building Inspections If you’re thinking about remodeling your small bathroom, you may know that studies show updating a bathroom of any size can increase the value of a home. However, there’s a statistic from a Houzz survey you might not know: 75 percent of people who renovate a master bathroom doesn't make it bigger. Enlarging a small master bathroom is often impractical; you may need to take space from another room or extend an exterior wall to Continue Reading ...

5 Tips To Make The Most Of Your Outdoor Space

Posted on: September 18, 2017 by in Home Improvement
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Brought to you by Atlantic Building Inspections A beautiful, sunny day is one of the best parts of the season, and when you have one, you simply have to be outside. When you step outdoors, where do you go? To the park? The lake? A friend's home? How often do you stay home and enjoy a beautiful day in your outdoor space? If your answer is not often or never, it’s time to create your home field advantage. With just a few simple improvements you can make even the smallest outdoor space feel Continue Reading ...

Tricks To Customize A Kitchen On A Budget

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Helpful information from Atlantic Building Inspections Who wouldn’t want a kitchen customized to meet their particular tastes and needs? A complete kitchen renovation can cost tens of thousands of dollars, but you don’t have to spend a bundle to achieve a custom effect. A few modest investments can help make your kitchen work well and look great. Ways To  Affordably Customize Your Kitchen: 1.Get creative with cabinets Completely replacing cabinets can be costly, but it’s possible Continue Reading ...

Smaller Metros Take Action To Draw Millennials Fleeing Urban Areas

Posted on: September 5, 2017 by in home inspections miami
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An Article Courtesy of  Atlantic Building Inspections Are millennials getting ready to leave big cities in droves? Some experts in demographics, economics, and real estate have predicted the millennial exodus from vast urban areas has already begun. If true, the question remains: where will they go? Some may head to the suburbs as their parents and grandparents did before them, but many will look for a different lifestyle, one that combines the advantages of suburban living with features Continue Reading ...

DIY Projects To Prepare a Home for Sale

Posted on: August 28, 2017 by in Home Improvement
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Helpful Information from your friends at Atlantic Building Inspections If you're looking to sell your home quickly and for more money, it's essential to make popular areas of the house look appealing to potential buyers. Fortunately, with a little DIY effort, you don't have to invest in expensive home repairs or real estate-staging services. Easy DIY Projects for a Market-Ready Home: Paint the front door – First impressions count when it comes to a home sale. You want your entryway Continue Reading ...

Home Innovations that Protect Against Moisture

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Brought to you by your friends from Atlantic Building Inspections There is an insidious enemy that every homeowner dreads: moisture and the damage and degradation it can cause if left unchecked. Luckily, home improvement manufacturers have discovered new ways to prevent moisture from penetrating the home in the first place. With new home product innovations, there is no reason to suffer the costly and damaging effects of rain, snow or ice. Unique fasteners add longevity to Continue Reading ...