It was the roof that caught your attention.
As you traveled around the area with your 32-year old son who was looking to purchase his first home, he was interested in showing you the theater and sports room spaces in many of the homes. He was also interested in looking at the garage space. Was the floor coated in one of those all purpose surfaces? Was their already a temperature control plan in place?
And while your son had his own dream list of things that he would like to find in his first home purchase, he had intentionally brought you along for most of the visits. He knew that you would avoid getting swayed by all of the extras, and that you would, instead, focus on what was really important. In many of the areas of town where there had been many storms last spring, you were in the habit of