Archive for February, 2013

Don’t Be Deceived by Neighborhood Crime Statistics

Feb 25, 2013 No Comments by

Relying on neighborhood crime statistics alone can leave people with an unnecessarily skewed impression of their home’s surroundings. Before you let moderate to high crime stats get the better of your nerves, put them in proper perspective. State crime statistics are more meaningful than local ones, which can be misleading—especially when they lack the proper […]

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Three Types of Neighbors That Will Improve Your Home’s Value

Feb 18, 2013 No Comments by

While home improvements can improve property value, neighbors are a huge factor in the determination of your property’s worth as well. We’re not only referring to Joe and Jane next door; places and organizations can be a home’s best friend in terms of improving home value. Here are three neighbors your home would love to […]

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Tips to Minimize Moving Day Headaches

Feb 11, 2013 No Comments by

Preparing for a move can be stressful and expensive. Fortunately, a little early preparation can mitigate moving day migraines without taking you off your schedule. Moving companies are in constant competition for new business. Don’t just book the first van you find. Shop around, and negotiate the best possible rate for your move. It may […]

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10 Things You Need to Know About Window Replacement

Feb 06, 2013 No Comments by

Whether you’re interested in installing new energy-efficient windows or need to replace storm windows, there are ten things every homeowner should consider regarding window replacement.   Avoid DIY Disaster – It’s always a good idea to hire a professional for any home improvement project, window replacement included.   Determine the Right Windows for Your Needs […]

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