Here’s Why You Need to Fix Your Damp Basement Now
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A basement can add an extra living and storage space in your home. Some use it to store away supplies and materials that are not frequently used. Other homeowners use it as a laundry room or a functional living space. Unfortunately, whatever you use the basement for; it’s one of the most common parts of […]

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Tips to get your house ready for entertaining

(BPT) – Whether hosting family and friends for your first or fifteenth time, you want your home to be ready to impress. Here are five simple ways to make sure your home is refreshed and ready for any entertaining occasion. Refresh kitchen counters Since the kitchen is where people mingle the most, don’t leave old, […]

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HOT TRENDS IN KITCHEN REMODELING

(BPT) – Year after year, the most popular home improvement project for American families remains the same: remodeling the kitchen. Today, kitchen makeovers are more ambitious than ever, with homeowners willing to spend larger budgets to upgrade both the aesthetics and the functionality of what is, after all, the most used room in the house. […]

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Bringing the indoors out: 2020 outdoor living trends

(BPT) – 2020 outdoor living trends are all about enjoying your backyard alfresco — but with the comfort and ease you expect from your indoor spaces. Today’s outdoor spaces are transforming into an extension of the home. The current outdoor design also takes into account the look and feel of your entire home, including the […]

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Hot bathroom trends for 2020
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(BPT) – Adding or remodeling a bathroom is a popular home improvement project in 2020. Whether it’s a simple powder room, a useful three-quarter or a grand master bath, it’s worthwhile to research the top trends so you can create a space that is functional while also increasing your home’s overall value. Sensational showers: When it […]

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Smart homes aren’t smart without fire sprinklers
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Protect everyone in your household from today’s faster, scarier fires (BPT) – Today there are many automated options that make homes more comfortable, energy-efficient, cost-effective and safe. Typically referred to as smart home technology, these features may include automating control of items such as lighting, temperature, window shades, surveillance cameras, locks, smoke alarms, even pet […]

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TIPS TO PREPARE YOU AND YOUR LOVED ONES FOR AN EMERGENCY

(BPT) – Fires can occur when you least expect it, leaving little time to plan your escape, so the time to prepare for an emergency isn’t when your alarm sounds. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), only 32% of American households have actually developed and practiced an emergency escape plan. Make time to […]

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WARNING SIGNS OF FAULTY ELECTRICAL WIRING IN YOUR HOME

If you see any damage or problems in your electrical systems, call a professional. Never attempt to fix it by yourself. It is not uncommon to see outdated, damaged, or poorly installed electrical wiring in the home. However, it’s not something to take lightly either. Faulty wirings can cause fatal electrical shocks and fire. In […]

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5 Ways To Refresh Your Home For The Holidays

From Your Friends at Sure Thing Home Inspections! ‘Tis the season for festive holiday gatherings with family and friends. Whether hosting your first or fifteenth celebration, you want your home to be ready to impress. Here are five simple ways to make sure your home is merry and bright for the holidays. 1. Refresh kitchen […]

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