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Miami Home Inspectors Top Three Videos

Posted on: October 7, 2014 by in Home Improvement, Inspections
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Atlantic Building Inspections Top Three YouTube Videos To Support Us Please Subscribe, Give Us A Thumbs Up To Like Us And Leave A Comment. Thank You!   Your Premier Miami Home Inspection Company | Let this experienced home inspector help keep you from buying The Money Pit. We’ll alert you to any and all health or safety issues and maintenance needs of the home you’re looking to buy. Atlantic Building Inspections will be your home buying or selling advocate! We are committed Continue Reading ...

Home Building That Cuts Energy Bills According To Home Inspectors Miami

Posted on: September 1, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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For people building new homes in the coming months, the ever-increasing pain of monthly utility bills for cooling and heating their homes has them looking for more energy-efficient construction methods.   At the same time, homebuilders are challenged to meet increasingly stringent energy codes imposed by cities and counties.   Many homes are built using a technique that has remained essentially unchanged for more than a century. So-called “stick construction” using hundreds of Continue Reading ...

Ideal Color For The Exterior Of Your Home With Miami Home Inspectors Help

Posted on: July 3, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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When it comes to designing a home – whether it’s new construction or a renovation – choosing beautiful exterior colors and complementary accent hues is critical to creating an appealing household. “To select the right colors for your home, view siding colors as an exterior project tool that both turns a home into a showpiece and increases its value,” says Leslie Harrington, executive director of The Color Association of the United States.   Color and architecture trends Continue Reading ...

Create Inviting Outdoor Spaces For Entertaining Ideas

Posted on: June 21, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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From barbecues and games of bocce to parties and candlelit dinners, your outdoor space can be a hub for entertaining friends and family. “Try to create a living room for your outdoor space,” says Kate Anthony, owner of Kate & Company Design Studio and Interior Design instructor at The Art Institute of California - San Diego, a campus of Argosy University. People spend a lot of time on their indoor living room spaces, and she recommends extending the interior home out to your Continue Reading ...

Advice From Miami Home Inspectors On Having Beautiful Landscaping

Posted on: May 31, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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Would you love to have a pool? Or maybe a waterfall and small creek? Is it just a bed of flowers you desire? Whatever you want to have in your yard, simple landscaping strategies can get you there. Read on for the advice you need to create a yard that makes you smile. One of the most important tips one can use with regards to landscaping, is to come up with a plan before you start doing anything. It is important to carefully consider exactly what you want your yard to look like,and then make a Continue Reading ...

Maximize House Improvement Efforts For Cash With Miami Home Inspectors Help

Posted on: May 22, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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For many of us, our home is our most valuable asset in terms of our financial security. In addition to being the place where we spend the majority of our time. Having a home that is well maintained and attractive can increase our financial stability, as well as our psychological peace of mind. Not all floors and walls are perfectly even. You may need to use shims when installing your lower level of cabinets to keep them in a straight line. Make sure to purchase these ahead of time in varying Continue Reading ...

Beat The Heat This Summer With The Help From Miami Home Inspectors

Posted on: May 13, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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There are plenty of reasons to be excited that winter is finally over. Among them: no more slick roads, heavy jackets, freezing temperatures or dry skin. Spring's arrival also means an end to those expensive heating bills you paid all season. But just because warmer weather is here doesn't mean your bills are gone. In fact, if your home isn't as energy efficient as it could be, your summer cooling bills could be just as costly.   If you'd like to make a change, here's how you can invest Continue Reading ...

How To Do A Mountain Kitchen Makeover With Miami Home Inspectors Help

Posted on: April 22, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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Your kitchen doesn't need a Matterhorn vista to stay on top of the latest "chalet chic" design trend. It's easier than you think to get this style by mixing rustic pieces with modern touches. "Exposed structural elements work well when paired against something that's more delicate," says David Bourke, architect and builder behind the 2014 HGTV Dream Home. Located in California just outside of Lake Tahoe, this year's home was inspired by its surroundings: raw wood blends seamlessly with Continue Reading ...

Luxury Deck Upgrades From Miami Home Inspectors

Posted on: April 6, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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Some home improvements are simply worth a larger investment to achieve outstanding results. The extra investment ensures optimum returns in value, beauty and livability. Indoors, kitchens and baths rate that extra attention. Outdoors, decks are the pinnacle of great home improvements. Kitchen or bath improvements must mesh with the quality and decor of the rest of a home's interior. When it comes to decks, however, it's perfectly OK to have the ultimate deck - even if you don't have the Continue Reading ...

Solving Termite Issues With These Tips From Miami Home Inspectors

Posted on: March 31, 2014 by in Home Improvement, home inspection
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Spring is when pests come out of hiding and hibernation to search for new places to establish their colonies. Unfortunately, it's not only the flowers in your garden that attract pests but also your home itself. One of the most determined springtime pests is termites. Termites live up to their nickname of the "silent destroyer" very well as they can munch away at your home, virtually undetected. And, it's not just the critical support beams that they feed on. Termites can chew up floors, walls Continue Reading ...