Planning a Remodel? Please Budget More Time!
Sep30

Planning a Remodel? Please Budget More Time!

In case you haven’t heard, there’s a labor shortage in the construction industry – a severe shortage. So if you’re planning to remodel your home, plan on waiting – waiting longer for supplies, longer for contractors to fit you in their schedule, and longer for the project to be completed. According to a recent NARI Workforce Development Study, the biggest impact in remodeling will be extended timelines on projects. Of the...

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The Homeowner’s Ultimate Guide to Fall-Proofing Your Home
Sep16

The Homeowner’s Ultimate Guide to Fall-Proofing Your Home

Home emergencies never happen when it’s most convenient. Having a home emergency during the middle of winter is not only inconvenient on your time and money, but it can mean an uncomfortable living situation until the issue is resolved!   Instead of having something break down on you, make sure to conduct a thorough checklist of your home before the cold weather hits. This way, you know your home is protected and you don’t have...

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Top 5 Must-Haves for the Perfect Fall Patio Party
Sep08

Top 5 Must-Haves for the Perfect Fall Patio Party

When the weather turns cooler, the leaves begin to change color and the days get shorter, it’s time to swap the summer wardrobe of sleeveless tops and sundresses for the cozy comfort of boots and sweaters. But don’t forget your patio! It’s the perfect time to prep that patio for awesome evenings of relaxation and fun. When Mother Nature turns down the thermostat, show her your appreciation with these perfect patio punctuations from...

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14 Fast Energy Saving Tips for Your Home
Aug18

14 Fast Energy Saving Tips for Your Home

Your home is wonderful and comfortable, but did you ever sit back and think about all of the energy it takes to keep it that way? Heating and cooling, lighting, refrigeration, entertainment (TVs, computers, gaming systems), maintenance (washers, dryers, dishwashers, ceiling fans), that’s a lot of energy-sucking appliances. Insider Energy Tips from Home Remodeling Experts Did you know that in the United States, each household spends...

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The Dirty Dozen – A Homeowner’s Fall To-Do List
Nov23

The Dirty Dozen – A Homeowner’s Fall To-Do List

Winter is on its way and that means there are a few important things homeowners need to do to avoid disasters. NARI has put together this list of Fall “To-Dos” you definitely don’t want to forget. Follow this checklist and you’ll be able to relax all winter knowing your home is safe and snug. Lawn & Landscape Inspect and Trim Trees and Shrubs Fall is the best time of year to trim your trees and shrubs as they are less likely to...

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