The roof is an integral part of any building. It provides protection from harsh weather conditions, insulates your home, and makes occupants comfortable. However, despite regular maintenance, the exposed nature of roofing systems makes them prone to damage. Common roofing issues facing homeowners include missing shingles, faulty gutters, leaks caused by extreme weather conditions, falling branches, and normal wear and[...]
Fall is here, and that means it is time for fall home maintenance. The arrival of fall brings much-needed relief from that Georgia heat and some of the most complimentary weather conditions of the year. Make sure to take advantage of the perfect weather to ensure that your Atlanta home is ready for the coming winter conditions. Here are some[...]
Wondering what roofing issues you should look for when buying a home? Buying a home is a large investment. For many, it’s the largest investment they have! That’s why it’s critical to make good use of your diligence period and come in prepared. This article will walk you through some of the most important things to consider when it comes[...]
In the world of modern technology, one of the most popular developments is smart tech gadgets. There's no shortage of amazing products to choose from and they all connect to a network or other devices to simultaneously operate together. Smart tech gadgets make your life easier and they're a great way to keep your home clean to suit your unique[...]
Extreme Home Makeover first launched in 2003 and this popular home show ran for nine years on ABC! Designers would race the clock to completely renovate a house for a family within one week. The remodel included every room, as well as the exterior and the landscaping.
When Extreme Home Makeover ended, fans flocked to HGTV’s new home remodeling show Fixer[...]
With hot summer days on the horizon, homeowners must get their homes ready for increased humidity and higher temperatures. Before breaking out the floppy hat and sunscreen, don’t miss crucial pre-summer home maintenance tasks to make sure the house is ready for the hot summer sun.
Check HVAC filters: Prepare for pollen season with new HVAC filters. New filters[...]
With this year’s COVID-19 outbreak, people are focused more on their health and the need for healthy indoor living spaces is more important than ever. A huge part of what helps create a healthy environment is the air quality within it. Unfortunately, many of our homes are filled with hidden toxins and allergens lurking in some of the most unsuspecting[...]
It’s summertime in Georgia which means extreme heat. While hot summer days typically cause more energy usage in homes, this summer people may see an even bigger increase in their energy usage and bills as COVID-19 is keeping everyone closer to home rather than out and about. Georgia Power has some helpful tips on how to save energy and money[...]
Spring cleaning season is here. In the midst of all the dusting, mopping and home organizing, take some time to perform some basic home maintenance. All homes could use some TLC after the winter season and what better time to provide that than the warm spring season?
Here are a few things homeowners should look out for doing their spring home[...]
Radon is a colorless, odorless gas prevalent in many homes in North Georgia and has been linked to several cases of lung cancer. UGA Radon Educator Derek Cooper joins this week’s All About Real Estate segment of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio to discuss how to detect, prevent and mitigate radon in a home with co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd[...]