Archive for September, 2013

Common Home Security Mistakes to Avoid

Sep 24, 2013 No Comments by

Are you making the following home security mistakes? – You leave boxes for appliances and electronics on the curb. Burglars know if you have new gadgets in your home based on the boxes you leave for garbage pickup.  Even if a box didn’t contain something that thieves want to steal—such as a new washing machine—a […]

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Home Improvement Projects under $400

Sep 12, 2013 No Comments by

The most important home improvement projects are often not the most expensive ones. Here are some tasks that will protect or add value to your home, but won’t cost you much.   Clean your gutters for $250-$350: Hiring professionals to clean your gutters is well worth the cost: they can flush out downspouts and check […]

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September Home Maintenance Checklist

Sep 03, 2013 No Comments by

As summer ends, it’s time to prepare your home for cooler weather. Lower temperatures often increase the threat of something going awry in your home, such as frozen pipes. However, September is pleasant enough for homeowners to accomplish tasks that are best done in warmer weather.   1.) Inspect storm windows and have any repairs […]

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