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'Pine'-ing for a New Look? 3 Ways You Can Use Wood Features to 'Spruce' up Your Home

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Whether you are renovating an older home or putting the finishing touches on a new one, you would be amiss if you did not consider how to include furniture and other items made of wood. With a diverse range of colors and textures, wooden features are a must-have for any modern home design. Let's take a look at three ways that you can use wood to ad...
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Buying a Home in a Fire Risk Area: Here's What You Need to Know

Buying a Home in a Fire Risk Area: Here's What You Need to Know
Outside of the significant financial responsibility of delving into home ownership, there can also be a lot of other risks involved that you may not have thought about as a new homeowner. While the requirement of homeowner's insurance is well known and guarding your house against theft can be commonplace, if you happen to be living in an area that'...
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Investing in a New Home? 3 Reasons You Can't Skip the Pest Inspection

Investing in a New Home? 3 Reasons You Can't Skip the Pest Inspection
There are so many small details involved in the final sale of a home that it can be easy to forget about all the things that need to be done. While you won't be able to forget about a home inspection, a pest inspection can be every bit as important before you sign on the dotted line. If you're wondering why you shouldn't forego this important step,...
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Buyer Beware: Three Major Red Flags to Watch for When Visiting Open Houses

Buyer Beware: Three Major Red Flags to Watch for When Visiting Open Houses
Open houses are a good opportunity to get out to see what kind of home you're looking for and if it will work for you. Fortunately, they can also be a good opportunity to find out some things about the house you're looking at that might not be listed on the website and may be less than flattering. If you're wondering what red flags to watch out for...
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Thermal Imaging

WHAT IS THERMAL IMAGING AND HOW CAN IT SAVE YOU MONEY?

By Dan McCormick, Eagle View Property Inspections

Thermal imaging is a scientific method of viewing infrared energy that is emitted, transmitted, and reflected by an object. This is done with a device called a thermal imaging camera. These cameras are able to display images represented by temperature. This is done using color images with temperature differences being displayed. The cameras are very expensive ranging from approximately $3000.00 to $10,000.00.  The accuracy of the high end cameras are extremely highand have high-resolution so the image will be easily identifiable.  There are many benefits of using thermal imaging such as identifying energy loss, moisture issue, electrical issues and much more.

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Detecting and Managing Common Household Allergens

Detect household allergensBy Kelly Campeau, Pillar to Post

Household allergens not only cause irritating symptoms but can lead to serious health problems in some individuals, particularly children. Pillar To Post makes it easy for homeowners to learn about the presence of common household allergens and ways to reduce them.

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