Add Fire Safety To Your Family’s Routine

Posted on: February 19, 2018 by in Blog
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Learn about Fire Safety from Buford Home Inspector Think of all the items you replace regularly - your cellphone, lightbulbs and even your toothbrush. But when was the last time you replaced your smoke alarm batteries, or even the alarms themselves? It's easy to overlook, but the time to think about fire safety is now - before an emergency strikes.   Many assume that because they have smoke alarms in their homes, they're protected in the event of a fire. In reality, smoke alarms Continue Reading ...

Buford Home Inspection, Best of Gwinnett 3rd Year In A Row

Posted on: February 7, 2018 by in Blog
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2018 Sure Thing Home Inspections, Serving Buford and the Surrounding Area, a professional home inspection company based in Buford, Georgia is proud to announce that they have been included on the Best of Gwinnett list for Home Inspections for the third year in a row. Created by the prestigious Gwinnett Magazine, the list showcases local service providers with the highest standards of quality and customer satisfaction. Sure Thing Home Inspections has been Continue Reading ...

Homebuying Now May Save A Lot

Posted on: February 5, 2018 by in Blog
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Do the math: Homebuying now may save a lot By: Buford Home Inspector   Check out Resale Home Inspection for more details. It is a common misconception that a 20 percent down payment is required to buy a home. Advice to wait and save a large down payment is often based on the theory that the cost of mortgage insurance (MI), which is required when you buy with a smaller down payment, should be avoided. This may not be the best advice and is, in fact, not in line with market Continue Reading ...

House Cleaning Tips For Allergy Sufferers

Posted on: January 29, 2018 by in Blog
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Home Inspection Buford noticed many people turn to nasal sprays and antihistamines to combat seasonal nasal allergies or hay fever, but keeping the home clean is just as important in the fight against allergies.   You may check Sure Thing Home Inspection Mold Inspection for more details. Keep the outdoors out While it is hard to control exposure to pollen and other triggers when outside, those with allergies can avoid bringing pollen into the house with them. Keep shoes and jackets Continue Reading ...

Rent VS. Own

Posted on: January 22, 2018 by in Blog
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Rent vs. Own: Which is the right for you? Ask our Buford Home Inspector   If you're thinking of buying your first home, you've probably wrestled with the decision to rent or own your home - and for good reason.   Owning a home is a big commitment. With it comes a lot of responsibility and a long-term financial relationship.   But which is right for you? To answer that, let's lean into the facts.   The improving housing market Good news! Since the depths Continue Reading ...

Smart Home Update 2018

Posted on: January 15, 2018 by in Blog
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Buford Home Inspection Smart home update 2018: New products that organize your life through voice   The artificial intelligence that's already taking the world by storm is ramping up even more in 2018. Enabling a number of innovative new smart home tools that can make your life easier. More comfortable or just more fun.   Throughout the year, consumers worldwide are expected to spend $102 billion on hardware, services, and installation. Related to smart home systems, an Continue Reading ...

Home Features For Retirees

Posted on: January 8, 2018 by in Blog
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Buford Home Inspection 5 must-have home features for retirees As we move through the different stages in our lives, our housing needs change too. The home you were excited to move into in your 30s might not be ideal for those now nearing retirement. According to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, between 2015 and 2035, the number of people over the age of 75 living alone will nearly double from 6.9 million to 13.4 million. Being prepared for retirement and aging Continue Reading ...

Wellness Begins At Home

Posted on: January 1, 2018 by in Blog
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Wellness begins at home: Home Inspection Buford 5 tips for a healthier home   From diets to exercise routines to standing at our desks while we work, we do a lot to stay healthy. Most of the time this involves focusing on what we eat and how we move. No doubt this is an essential component of good health, but increasingly, people are realizing their home environment can have a big impact on their mood, their health and how they feel.   The following are five changes in your Continue Reading ...

Top Trends For 2018 Housing Market

Posted on: December 26, 2017 by in Blog
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Top trends for the 2018 housing market identified by Buford Home Inspectors   In the real estate market, springtime is going time. It's the busiest time of the year for home sales, and with this year's stable economy and the low unemployment rate. The spring of 2018 has the potential to be especially active.   Every market is defined by its trends, and while each year is different. Identifying these trends early on can be a useful tool for buyers, sellers, and agents. This Continue Reading ...

Ways Renters Become Homeowners

Posted on: December 18, 2017 by in Blog
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Home Inspector Buford tips about New ways renters are becoming homeowners   The world that millennials have grown up in is a lot different than the world the Gen Xers and Baby Boomers knew. The digital revolution, widespread use of smartphones and adoption of disruptive technologies. Ridesharing and vacation rental apps are just a few of the factors that have altered the social landscape.   Unfortunately, rising student debt, rising home prices, and other economic factors Continue Reading ...