Cleaning the Exterior of Your Home

Cleaning the exterior of your home is not something most homeowners give much thought. But it’s so important to not only keep your house looking its best, but to prevent pesky problems like algae growth…

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist 2018

Now is the perfect time to prepare your home for the colder months ahead. Taking a few simple steps now will save you from dealing with major hassles later!

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Prepare Your Home for the Holidays

Prepare Your Home for the Holidays – November Tip of the Month

The holidays are nearly upon us -- the most wonderful time of the year! If you’re a homeowner and hosting a big crowd or overnight guests, this holiday season, you’ll want to get your home…

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Is Your Chimney Safe for Santa?

Santa Claus is coming to town – and soon! You better make sure your chimney is safe for the big man’s arrival. How, you may ask? We’ve made a list for you – it’s time…

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Tip of the Month – Schedule Annual Inspections

Photo: The lovely fireplace at our listing at 307 W. Walnut Street.   Now that summer vacations are over and you have a bit more time, schedule the annual maintenance inspections for your home in September. Such inspections include…

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Holy Smoke! The skinny on your chimney.

Chimneys in our area have suffered quite a bit of damage in the past few years. The exteriors have been assaulted by the earthquake and long, tough winters. The earthquake in 2011 caused quite a bit…

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