20-September-2013

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The Pros and Cons of Commissioning a Room Addition

By commissioning the building of a room addition a homeowner can make their home far more “liveable” and potentially increase its resale value (that is not always the case) The addition of a brand new room can also allow families to remain in the neighborhood they have come to love even when the current home … Continue Reading




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Why You Need a Dehumidifier for Your Home

There are a number of reasons why keeping a dehumidifer in your home is a good idea. People do tend to overlook them though, worrying more about air conditioners, fans and heaters but there are several things that only a good dehumidifier can do for you: Drying Out a Damp Room Any home can suffer … Continue Reading




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Choosing the Right Material for Rental Property Maintenance and Repairs

This is the fifth post in an occasional series that offers tips for new and established landlords in order for them to get the most out of their investment.  There are two distinct schools of thought when it comes to choosing materials to make improvements or repairs to a rental property. The first is that … Continue Reading




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Rental Property 101 – Improve or Repair a Rental Property? Understanding the Difference

The third post in an occasional series designed to help rental property owners get the most out of their investment Owning a rental property can be a great investment but the financial in and outs of bring a landlord can be harder to understand, especially when it comes to tax issues. The one thing that … Continue Reading




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Buying a Handyman Special – Should You Hire One to Help or Fix Things on Your Own?

Its a very common scenario these days. A home buyer finds the perfect house – at the perfect price, far lower than they had been expecting. Its in a great location and has all these charming details. The only problem is that the paint is peeling, the doors have seen better days and some of the … Continue Reading




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Quick Kitchen Cabinet Updates You Can Complete in a Day

If you ask many a homeowner which room in the house they would most like to make changes to they will tell you they would love to do up their kitchen. A full kitchen remodel is an relatively expensive, if very satisfying, project though and for most people it takes a couple of years of … Continue Reading




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