Archive for May, 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
Can you feel that spring is in the air? You may feel a sense of restless eagerness after a winter of cabin fever and are ready to get a head start on your spring cleaning and remodeling projects. Now is a great time to do so if you haven’t already, as spring and summer are the busy times for both contractors and homeowners in terms of home improvement and remodeling projects such as kitchen design and remodeling, bathroom design, closet solutions, and overall home remodeling. So the real question is; are you ready?
Nowadays, more and more American homeowners are choosing to improve the homes they’re already living in rather than move to a new one. This is perhaps just one of many lasting legacies left behind by the financially draining Great Recession of the mid 2000′s, which left many once secure and successful