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5 Easy Ways To Keep Your Family Comfortable During A Power Outage

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Losing power at home is inconvenient. When it happens, the worst part is not knowing if the outage will last for a couple hours, or if it will stretch on for days. But if you take a little time to get organized and round up a few items today, you will be ready to keep your family comfortable when the lights go out. "This time of year, a variety of causes can lead to a power outage and affect the length of the outage, as well," says Ed Del Grande, a home improvement TV host, author, and Continue Reading ...

4 Questions Homeowners Must Ask Remodelers And Their Miami Home Inspectors

Posted on: February 24, 2017 by in home inspections miami
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If you're like millions of Americans, you're doing some home improvement project within the next year. Have you thought about how you'll select your remodeler? Don't be wooed by beautiful before-and-after photos - they are created to grab your attention and impress you, but they don't tell the whole story. For example, when you review a restaurant, you don't base your rating just on the food. You expect an excellent experience, including a welcoming atmosphere and attentive service during Continue Reading ...

4 Easy Ways To Pest-Proof Your Home

Posted on: February 17, 2017 by in home inspections miami
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It’s late and you’re in your favorite, cozy pajamas. You get in bed and pull up the warm comforter. You turn out the light and are just about to drift off to sleep when you hear a noise coming from the attic. You sit up to listen, but it quickly goes quiet again. You lay back down and close your eyes, and just as you fall asleep, the noise is back, this time it’s coming from inside the wall. You have a visitor — an unwanted visitor. As much as we all enjoy our cozy homes, they are Continue Reading ...

Buying Your First Home? Follow This New Year’s Plan

Posted on: February 3, 2017 by in home inspections miami
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So buying a new home tops your list of New Year's resolutions. As you picture the big moment - the one where you pull up to your dream home in your moving truck, sprint up and unlock your front door - you probably understand there's something you need to do first. You need to get your finances in shape. Just like those who make resolutions to run a marathon, making this big investment starts with a plan. Runners know that if they run a certain distance each day, it gets them closer to Continue Reading ...

Easy DIY Tips To Save On Your Winter Energy Bills

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Here's what Americans have to look forward to this winter: While the south will be drier and warmer, the northern U.S. can expect "wetter, cooler conditions," predicts the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). "Regardless of the outlook, there is always some chance for extreme winter weather, so prepare now for what might come later this winter," says Mike Halpert, deputy director for NOAA's Climate Prediction Center. As a homeowner, what can you do to get ready for the Continue Reading ...

4 DIY Projects For First Time Home Owners

Posted on: January 13, 2017 by in home inspections miami
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"Where should I start?" It's a question many homeowners ask themselves. DIY is a great place to start for new homeowners. DIY projects are very versatile - they can easily be adapted to your skill level, budget and desired project. With a little extra time and creativity, you can transform your home. Other benefits to choosing a DIY project are that they are typically more cost-effective than the alternative and they offer an added sense of ownership and pride in your home. Since DIY project Continue Reading ...

6 Holiday-friendly Home Design Features

Posted on: December 9, 2016 by in home inspections miami
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Sponsored Ad Content by Clayton Whether you're shopping for a new traditional, manufactured or modular home or just attempting a renovation project, it's important to consider the functionality of key spaces like kitchens and living rooms. These most-frequented rooms will host meals, family gatherings, movie nights, homework sessions and holiday celebrations, so they need to include features that facilitate all these uses and more. If the layout of your current apartment or house isn't Continue Reading ...

An Affordable Way To Qualify For A Home Loan

Posted on: November 11, 2016 by in home inspections miami
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For many Americans, the biggest hurdle in buying a home is the 20 percent down payment they think is required for mortgage approval. According to a recent survey by the National Association of Realtors, 34 percent of respondents believe they need more than 20 percent. Meanwhile, low down payment mortgages account for a significant amount of home buying annually. Families with down payments as low as 3 or 5 percent have been able to purchase a home thanks to private mortgage insurance (MI) Continue Reading ...

Miami Home Inspectors Four Tips For Home Sellers

Posted on: October 14, 2016 by in home inspections miami
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If you’re looking to move, then you’re probably preparing to sell the home you’re currently in. Here are the home inspection tips for home sellers.It’s quite likely that a home inspection will be a part of the selling process for you. In fact, the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR) researched and determined that almost four of every five homes sold in America had a home inspection prior to being sold. NAR has reported that 99% of Continue Reading ...

7 Questions to Ask – Miami Home Inspectors Guide

Posted on: October 7, 2016 by in home inspections miami
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Chances are, your home is the largest purchase you will ever make. Because of the size of the investment, it is best practice to have a certified home inspector come and go through your potential home with a fine-toothed comb and give you the low down on any hidden quirks or repairs that need to be made. Here are the home inspection guide questions that you need to ask during a home inspection. When meeting with your home inspector once they are finished, these seven questions will help you Continue Reading ...