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Roofing Issues Home Buyers Should Look For

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[...]

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The Ultimate Pre-Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

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. Indoor Tasks Check HVAC filters: Prepare for pollen season with new HVAC filters. New filters[...]

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How to Keep Your Pipes from Freezing and What to Do If They Freeze

Throughout the Southeast, we may not frequently be in danger of blizzards, but the temperatures can often drop below freezing, and this can damage the pipes if they aren't properly taken care of. As we approach cooler temperatures, here are some home maintenance tips to save your money and your home from expensive repair projects. Keep your pipes from freezing by[...]

Jackson EMC Presents Ty Talks: Home Insulation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hep77cPmg5k In Jackson EMC’s latest Ty Talks installment, television star and home energy expert Ty Pennington discusses insulation and ideas for properly insulating your home to maintain its “thermal envelope.” In order for a home’s energy-efficient technologies to make their greatest impact, the home’s thermal envelope has to be optimized to properly and effectively shield it from the outdoor elements. This envelope[...]

SharkBite: The Total Plumbing Solution

Jeff Long, director of global marketing for SharkBite, joins co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick for this week’s All About Real Estate edition of the Atlanta Real Estate Radio show to discuss the SharkBite difference. SharkBite, owned by Reliance Worldwide Corporation, is considered the “total plumbing solution.” The distributor provides plumbing and water control systems for domestic, commercial and industrial application. According[...]

Fall Home Maintenance Tips for Keeping Your Home in Top Condition

Fall is here, and its arrival has brought relief from that Georgia heat and some of the most complimentary weather conditions of the year. Piedmont Residential recommends taking advantage of the perfect weather to ensure that all Atlanta homes are ready for the coming winter conditions. Here are some home maintenance tips for making your home a safe and cozy[...]

Consult a Home Pro Brings Trusted Allies to Home Services

This week on the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio’s All About Real Estate edition, Marla Ramaglia, director of marketing with Consult a Home Pro, joins co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick. Consult a Home Pro links homeowners to contractors. This network group of home service providers makes it easy for homeowners to find anything to do with home maintenance, repairs, renovations[...]

Buying New Construction Offers Long-Term Financial Benefits

When you decide it’s time to move, determining whether you should buy a new construction home or an existing home can be a challenge. There are many advantages to each, and with every buyer’s situation being different, the benefits of buying new or existing may be different. However, the team at Keystone Homes believes that there are three unique ways[...]