Keep home maintenance costs under $300 a year

A little TLC maintenance goes a long way toward staving off expensive repairs. 1. Get up close and personal with your house. 2. Make caulk your BFF. 3. Give your house a facial. 4. Coddle your HVAC. 5. Show your water heater a little TLC. 6. Clean your gutters. Read House Logic’s article here: How …

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Real estate tips to guard against losing your home

Real estate tips to guard against losing your home Time and time again, home-buyer wannabes state that the reason they are still fence-sitting is that they don’t want to end up in the same trouble the last generation of homeowners did. Well, there’s a very slim chance of that happening, given the changes in the …

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Who’s responsible for defects discovered after closing?

Home buyers who buy during the dry season can be in for an unpleasant surprise when the roof leaks or the basement floods after the first rain. Who is responsible for damage caused by water intrusion and for making the necessary repairs to prevent it from happening again? It’s possible that you are responsible if …

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