March 2017 archive

Mar 29

Maintaining Your Roof

Homeowner and new home buyers should think maintaining their roof seasonally.  This means at the beginning of each season, taking a look at their roof and performing any maintenance needed.  Most homeowners don’t even look at their roof unless there’s a problem.  Preventing a problem before it occurs will help with the costs if maintenance …

Continue reading

Mar 26

How to Install Attic Insulation

For the homeowner or new home buyer how to install attic insulation is a necessary skill to reduce energy consumption.  Lowering your energy bills, heating and cooling, will help you pocketbook in the long run. It will also keep you more comfortable in your home during the hottest and coldest parts of the year.  This …

Continue reading

Mar 22

Three Deadly Mistakes Every Home Buyer Should Avoid

Well, not sure if these mistakes will kill you, but maybe you’ll feel like you were dead if you make these mistakes.  In the following article: “Three deadly mistakes every home buyer should avoid”, the writers look at what should be avoided when buying your new home. This article first appeared on InterNACHI.org

Continue reading

Mar 19

How to Increase Home Energy Efficiency

This article explores how to increase your home energy efficiency.  New homeowners should get a home energy report when getting their home inspection done, which will show them areas that can be improved to decrease the home energy consumption. This article originally appeared on InterNACHI and was written by by Nick Gromicko and Kenton Shepard.

Continue reading

Mar 15

10 Ways to Save Money on Home Energy

Here are 10 ways to save money on home energy that most people don’t know about. Given that most people will buy more than one home in their lifetimes, it makes sense that they should know how to save money on home energy.  Most don’t.  So in the following article are easy ways to same …

Continue reading