Archive for March, 2012

Professional Movers versus the DIY Approach

Mar 20, 2012 No Comments by

If you’re moving to a one-bedroom apartment across town, it may seem more attractive to get a few buddies to help you relocate, rather than paying for a professional moving company to do the job for you. However, there are several benefits to using professionals even for short distance moves. For instance, should you take […]

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Contractor Agreements: The Right Way to Get it in Writing

Mar 06, 2012 No Comments by

When it comes to signing a written agreement with a contractor, the bottom line is who does the document protect—you or him? Obviously, you want the former. This is how to help make sure it goes down that way: First, don’t accept a boilerplate agreement that the contractor may want to give you when you […]

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