Archive for February, 2013

Home Inspection Checklist: How to Prepare for Your Home’s Inspection

Posted on: February 14th, 2013 | No Comments

home_inspWhen selling your home, a lot of people focus on the aesthetics of the house, like the paint colors, the fixtures, or even the landscaping.  While updating your home’s look and feel can definitely make an impact on the sale, something else can stop the sale dead in its tracks: failing your home inspection.

 

To sail through your home inspection process, we recommend focusing on these areas first, before you start priming and painting all those walls.

 

 

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Flipping the Switch: Why Transitioning to CFL Light Bulbs Makes Sense

Posted on: February 9th, 2013 | No Comments

switchHomeowners across the country are adopting compact fluorescent light bulbs as their lighting of choice.  When these bulbs first came on the market, consumers were weary of their shape, size, and shade of light.   Initially, it was also difficult to find ones to fit your lamps or fixtures, adding to consumers’ frustrations.

 

Nowadays, CFL bulbs have come a long way.  Not only are they accommodating to those who want a greener home, they’re also a great way to save on your home’s energy bills.  In fact, these bulbs use 80% less energy than a normal light bulb, so the savings really add up.  With more shades, sizes, and options available, consumers are welcoming this trend as their own, and for good reason.

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