Purchasing A Foreclosure

Purchasing a home is a huge investment, especially if you are a first-time buyer.  You might have many questions about the various kinds of property to choose from.  For example, would you prefer a home you can fix up yourself or do you want a...

Buying A Property “As Is”

Some individuals choose to sell their home “as is”.  Reasons for this can be that the seller would rather not spend a lot of money to fix up the property or, perhaps, become liable for any defects.  But, does this mean that it is not worth it...

Greywater…What Is It?

The term Greywater is used to refer to the waste water that is produce from doing everyday chores like washing, laundry and bathing etc.   The waste water is then reused for other things such as irrigation and toilet flushing.   Although this...

Laminate Flooring… Is It A Good Option?

  Are you thinking about changing the flooring in your home?  There are so many options to choose from these days, but what about laminate flooring?  Is this a good option?   As with any decision, its wise to look at the pros and cons.   Some...

Your Home And Proper Grading

Are you looking to buy a new home in 2018? We know what a stressful process it can be, especially if your trying to sell your current home.   When it comes to finding the right home to buy, there may be so many factors to consider that you...

Retirement and your home

Planning for a time when age may make you less active is not a pleasant prospect, but if you are approaching retirement age, planning for a time when this might happen is a wise thing to do. What kind of things can you plan for to make life...

Is Your Trampoline A Safety Hazard?

Trampolines are a enjoyable addition to a yard. They can also be a great way to exercise. Although children are often the ones who get the most use out of them, adults have fun with them too. But how do we make sure that trampolines stay a fun...

Reducing air quality hazards in the home

In the last blog, we focused on some of the causes of pollutants in the air of our homes. This blog will focus on doing something about it. Minimizing the hazards, how? Newer furniture and soft furnishings can contain formaldehyde this can...

How good is the air quality in my home?

More and more people nowadays are being affected by pollutants in the air, and as we know, here in California is no exception. These can cause many different allergies and respiratory ailments. It's important then, to analyze how good the air quality is in our home,...