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How to Build a ‘Fortress Door’ to Keep Out Brazen Thieves

Do you think a locked front door is enough to keep burglars out of your home or neighborhood? Well, think again. If you’re wanting Fort Knox protection when it comes to your home, installing a “fortress door” may be just the trick. You can never be too safe, especially in today’s world, so read on […]

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How to Remodel Your Kitchen Without Renovating

Are you looking to remodel your kitchen but aren’t wanting to make a serious dent in your wall or wallet? Whether it’s re-painting cabinets or replacing cabinet doors—installing new backsplash or applying a peel-and-stick floor, this article delves into ways you can remodel one of the most important rooms in your home without breaking the […]

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So now you own a home. Do you know how to maintain it?

Have you ever thought about enrolling in a home maintenance class? Learning how to maintain your new home can save you time, money, as well as hardship later on down the line. Read on to learn about the value of home maintenance as you embark on your new home ownership journey! Read More >>

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Your Fall Home Maintenance Checklist: 7 Tasks to Tackle Before Temperatures Dip

With temperatures dipping now that we’re officially in fall, this article provides 7 tasks to approach before temperatures decrease as the months ware on. Removing air conditioners, making sure your home is critter-proof and checking the fireplace are just a handful of these game-changing tasks. Read More >>

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5 Red Flags That Could Sink a Home Inspection

Do you know the warning signs of a home before buying it? Whether it’s a faulty electrical system, sewer issues, foundational cracks, old pipes or worn roofing, there are a plethora of important factors to look at prior to your home inspection. Read on to learn how to make the most of your home inspection […]

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Top tips to keep tenants safe as part of Gas Safety Week

Gas Safety Week ran September 17-23, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still learn about the importance of gas tips and to keep tenants safe. Read on to find out about gas-related tidbits, whether it’s checking appliances for warning signs or verifying both sides of your engineer’s Gas Safe Register ID. These tips could wind […]

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10 Tips for a Smooth Home Inspection

Are you aware of all that goes into a home inspection? For many, they may have a general idea, but be lacking on specifics. This article breaks down all of the primary aspects your home inspector will examine, whether it’s interior structures, physical structures, and utilities. The more you understand what goes on in this […]

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TOP 5 DIY Home Hacks to Save Time & Money

Are you looking to save time and money around the house? Whether it’s conserving water to save the environment and a little from your monthly bill, or magnetizing your power tools to avoid slip-ups and avoidable mistakes, these top five DIY home hacks help you to take control over your home and how you live […]

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9 Expenses to Pack in Your Moving Budget

Moving homes is a stressful experience no matter who you are. Read on to find out about 9 expenses you need to incorporate into your moving budget, such as peak charges, tips for the movers, and excess cargo. Read more >>

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4 Tips to Mitigate Home Improvement Costs

Whether it’s choosing a reputable contractor or searching for low-cost quality products, mitigating home improvement costs is important so you don’t break the bank. Read on about these four tips that will help your wallet and your peace of mind when it comes to fixing things around your home. Read more >>

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