Renting and Buying

How To Choose A Masonry Restoration Company For Your Historic Home

If you have a historic brick home that is 100 or more years old, chances are good that the masonry is showing some signs of deterioration. Over time, the bricks and mortar, which is the material that holds the bricks into place, can crack and degrade due to natural elements, such as ground movements and […]

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Can Vinyl Siding Grow Mold?

Mold can grow just about anywhere, but can it grow on your vinyl siding? Knowing the answer can help you care for your property and keep your home looking its best over many years. Can vinyl siding grow mold? Yes, mold can grow on vinyl siding, if the conditions are correct. What does mold on […]

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How To Install Air Supply Ducts In A Basement

If you are a homeowner who plans to install central air, the most common place for sheet metal air ducts is the basement. The air ducts move the cool air to the registers in the home. You could only cool one room without air ducts. You don’t need advanced HVAC skills, but it helps to […]

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Selling In A Buyers Market? 3 Reasons You Should Consider Upgrading Your Windows

Selling your home in a buyer’s market can be tricky, especially when the market is saturated. If you’re going to be putting your house on the market, you may want to increase your chances to sell.  Making some changes to your home can increase the market value, and make it more attractive to prospective buyers. […]

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Beautiful Features To Enhance Your Yard

Perhaps it feels like time for a backyard makeover, or you’re starting fresh. Either way, you have an expanse of a yard and lots of plans on how to use it. Some of the features, such as a patio or pool, are quite involved. However, there are other installations and landscaping that can help enhance the beauty […]

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What Can You Do To Remove Grease From Your Granite Countertops?

Grease has a way of soaking into granite and other natural stone, leaving a wet-looking spot behind. As a homeowner, it can be discouraging to see grease staining your beautiful granite surfaces. Knowing how to remove the grease and what you can do to prevent the grease from becoming a problem again in the future […]

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3 Signs Of Potential Problems With An Oil Burner Furnace

An oil burner furnace is a home heating system that relies on heating oil being sprayed in a fine mist inside a compartment and then ignited; the heat produced flows through a filter and then warms up a house. An oil burner furnace can be very efficient in keeping a house at a comfortable temperature, […]

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4 Reasons You Should Use Asphalt Paving For Your Tennis Courts

If you are thinking about adding a tennis court to your club, recreational center or apartment complex, you need to decide what type of surface you want to have installed. Here are a few of the benefits that come with having an asphalt paved tennis court. #1 Asphalt Tennis Courts Allow For Solid Construction If […]

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Need Basement Waterproofing? Using Wall Clay Vs A Waterproofing Membrane

When the typical homeowner pictures a basement flooding, they imagine it happening due to a crack in the foundation as the primary reason. A foundation crack is just a single reason why a basement can flood, with wall cracks being another potential source of the problem. Thankfully, cracks can be repaired using a waterproofing membrane […]

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