Archive for May 5, 2016
One of the most important factors for home buyers to consider while they are in the process of searching for the ideal house is the potential cost of repairs. Home repair experts recommend that home buyers plan to spend 4% of the value of their new home on repairs each year. A $250,000 home, for example, could cost owners up to $10,000 every year; home buyers should also be aware that when they contract for home inspections in advance of their purchase, the inspection may not be required to address their homes’ sewer connections with city sewer lines.
Home improvement contractors typically recommend that home owners have their roofs and gutters inspected for leaks and thoroughly cleaned at least once per year. Inside the home, heating and cooling systems should be inspected two or three times p