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About 40% of burglaries don’t involve forcible entry. Just by properly securing your home, you can reduce your chances of unlawful intrusion Ensure your home is secure when you’re away While the warmer months are the most popular time for travel, they’re also the most popular for home burglaries. According to the Bureau of JusticeContinue reading “Protect your home while on vacation”
In 1998, EPA issued a Pre-Renovation Education Rule requiring contractors and workers to distribute EPA’s lead information pamphlet, Protect Your Family from Lead in Your Home. What does this mean for the property owner? The Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program is a federal regulatoryprogram affecting general contractors, window companies, painters, property managers, andContinue reading “Before you start your next home remodeling project check for lead”
Do you worry about the safety of your family and household possessions? Besides protecting your home against intruders, there are many advantages to investing in a home security alarm system: Fire Protection: Fires can break out at any time, and once they start, they spread fast. Modern home security alarm systems are equipped with smokeContinue reading “How much does an alarm system save on homeowners’ insurance?”
There’s nothing quite like the enjoyment of coming home and walking through your front door. There’s an irrefutable sense of pride that comes with homeownership and the accompanying thrill of being able to make a house a home. Home is a place to call your own, raise a family, build memories with friends, and becomeContinue reading “What does home ownership mean?”
In order to be a “house purist” you need to be a homeowner. Buying a home can be extremely exciting. But many buyers also find it confusing and even overwhelming at times. There is a lot of paperwork to complete, big decisions to make, and it can sometimes feel like real estate professionals speak aContinue reading “Are you a homeowner?”