Monthly Archives November 2016

3 Ways to Prevent Termite Damage Before the Winter

Termites cause serious problems for homeowners. During the months they are most active, August to November, they can not only cause extreme structural damage but can end up costing you a significant amount of money. It’s estimated that U.S. residents spend about $5 billion a year to prevent termites and repair any subsequent damage. It’s finally almost winter and although that means chilly temperatures, snow, and holiday craziness, at least it means termites will take a break from stressing out U.S. homeowners. Just because winter is only a few weeks away, however, doesn’t mean you can just take a break
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Why Being a Reactive Homeowner Can Result In Spending Way Too Much Money

Taking care of your home is an essential part of owning a home. If you just let everything fall apart, obviously you’re going to have a lot of issues. Just about every homeowner knows that they have to at least do some home improvement if they’re serious about living inside their home for more than a couple of weeks. But when it comes down to it, there are two very different ways of taking care of your home. The first is proactive home improvement, which involves homeowners doing things to actively prevent serious damage before disasters occur. The second way
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