6 Pros and Cons of Buying an Older Home
Mar 4, 2021 | Community, Homeowners
Once you’ve decided to buy a new house, it's good to set your priorities so you can narrow down your search. One preference you may have is the approximate age of the house. There are pros and cons to buying an older home. Here are 6 things to consider when weighing...
6 Ideas for a Home Office
Feb 5, 2021 | Community, Homeowners
Creating a home office requires a bit more than just putting your computer on a desk. Here are 6 ideas for a home office to make the space pleasant and functional. Command Center The command center is the space where the action happens. If you have a scanner and...
4 Questions About the Dangers of Radon
Jan 5, 2021 | Community, Healthy and Safe Home
Where Does Radon Come From? Radon is a byproduct of radioactive elements decaying in the Earth. As deposits of uranium and thorium decompose underground, radon is produced and floats upwards into the atmosphere. When radon dissipates into the air outside, it is...
The Importance of a Home Inspection When Buying a Home
Dec 2, 2020 | Community, Home Inspection
If you've been searching for a new home and found the right one, the next step is to place an offer and hope that the seller accepts it. Once the offer is accepted, you have a due diligence period to order a home inspection. Read on to learn about the importance of a...
5 Ways to Prevent House Fires This Winter
Nov 2, 2020 | Community, Healthy and Safe Home, Homeowners
With winter on the way, you’ll soon be turning up the thermostat, unpacking space heaters, and building fires in the fireplace. Here are some tips to prevent house fires this winter. Use Space Heaters With Care Portable heaters work well for heating single rooms and...
Your itemized list has been submitted to seller to have repaired should you double check completion?
Oct 27, 2020 | Blog Tips, Video Tips
Your itemized list has been submitted to the seller to have repaired/addressed prior to possession do you need to double-check that it's completed? Good morning everyone, it's Pierre with Overview Property Inspection, I wanted to do a follow-up video we posted a video...
5 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality
Oct 2, 2020 | Community, Healthy and Safe Home, Homeowners
With the weather cooling off, most of us will spend more time inside our homes. Make sure your home is healthy, safe, and comfortable by taking steps to improve indoor air quality. If you have family members who suffer from allergies or asthma, it’s especially...
How to Declutter Your Home
Sep 3, 2020 | Community, Home Maintenance
If cleaning your house feels overwhelming, it may be time to declutter. A messy, unorganized house feels unsettling. Here are some tips and tricks to declutter your home so you can enjoy your living spaces. Declutter Your Home, One Area at a Time Decluttering your...
How to Make Your Deck Safer for Children and Pets
Aug 6, 2020 | Community, Healthy and Safe Home
Your deck is a gathering place for your family. If you are a parent, especially with younger children, you may worry about deck safety. This is also true for those with pets. There are ways that you can make your deck safer for pets and kids so that everyone can...
4 Ways to Keep a Healthy and Safe Home
Jul 8, 2020 | Community, Healthy and Safe Home
Whether you have just moved into a new home or have lived in your house for a while, you want it to be safe. There are various hazards that may exist throughout your home which may pose a risk to the health and safety of your family. Let’s look at some ways that you...
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