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    Home Ownership 101: Indoor Plumbing Maintenance and Repairs

    Is Your Sewer Line in Need of an Inspection? Here are 5 Signs to Watch out For

    Hello and welcome back to another post in my Home Ownership 101 series. Today I am sharing info about one of the less desireable, but necessary aspects of home maintenance…plumbing. It is never a good idea to just forget about your home’s drainage and sewer system until a plumbing emergency happens. Wh A sewer system that is in good working condition is essential to the health and safety of a home. Finding potential drainage problems and having them repaired early can save the family money and inconvenience. *This post contains affiliate/sponsored links. Read more

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    Optimizing HVAC’s for all Seasons

    HVAC maintenance year round HVAC care

    Hello dear readers and welcome back for another post in my Home Ownership 101 Series! Today we are discussing the importance of keeping your HVAC well maintainted year round. Your home HVAC system helps keep you cool in the summer and warm in the winter. When it’s running smoothly, you don’t pay much attention to it. However, when things start to go wrong, then you have to make a decision. Do you try to fix it yourself, or do you call in a certified HVAC technician? *This post may contain affiliate and/or sponsored links Read more

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    Home Improvement Tips to Keep Ants Away

    Peony, Bud, Ants, Rain, Drip, Raindrop, Nature, Macro

     

    There are few species of insects that are as resourceful and tenacious as ants. Ants are masters of utilizing teamwork to accomplish their goals. Some ants are actually harmless or even useful in the garden, such as those you find on peonies, but a massive problem with this is when their goals include invading your home in search of food. *This post may contain affiliate and/or sponsored links.  Read more

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    Why RTA Cabinets are a Great Option for Your Kitchen

    Reasons why RTA cabinets are a good choice for your kitchen RTA cabinets

     

    If your kitchen is the nucleus of your home, you want it to be spectacular for having family fun times and great memories. This begins with creating a space that is captivating, warm, and inviting. If you are remodeling your kitchen, you have the option of choosing from a number of different kitchen cabinets on the market. How about ready-to-assemble(RTA) kitchen cabinets? *This post contains affiliate and/or sponsored links.   Read more

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    Home Ownership 101: Five Tips for Bug-Proofing Your Home

    5 Tips to Keep in Mind for Bug-Proofing Your Home

    Everyone wants to live in a bug free home, and this is particulary important to potential buyers. People buying existing homes want to know they are getting a structurally sound and bug-free home. A home inspection is one way to get a good picture of what the home’s condition is before a real estate closing. The independent home inspector company is working for the buyer if they pay the company, or the homeowner if they pay for the inspection.  Nevertheless, the report should be accurate and complete regardless of who is paying. Once the report is presented, the buyer and seller must negotiate who pays for needed repairs. When it comes to bug inpections, things can be a bit trickie. Some standard home inspections do not cover specific inspections, such as termite inspections. *This post contains affiliate/and or sponsored links. Read more

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    Home Ownership 101: The Importance of Tile Roof Sealing

    Extreme Weather Is a Force to Be Reckoned With: What Is the Role of Tile Roof Sealing?

    Weather conditions are becoming more extreme every year. Record breaking amounts of snow, torrential rains, intense sun, and high winds are common. Tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods occur often in regions that have never experienced these natural disasters. Taking proactive measures to ensure family and house are safe is wise. *This post contains affiliate/and or sponsored links. Read more

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    Home Ownership 101: 7 Factors That Determine the Cost of Waterproofing

    Hello and welcome back to another post in my Home Ownership 101 series. With all the extra spring rain it’s important to check your basement for leaks or to tackle any basment waterproofing projects you may have been putting off. Waterproofing a basement or crawlspace is an important project for homeowners. The process is often considered expensive, so it is not explored until there is a leak or drainage problem. At that point, the costs will be higher. Getting this work done before a problem presents itself will save money, time, and structural damage to the house. *This post contains affiliate and/or sponsored links. Read more

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