If you are not taking steps to protect your investment, it may be losing value. Keep up with regular maintenance and updates to preserve (and grow) your greatest investment. We've heard from hundreds of buyers and attended over a hundred home inspections, here is our advice!
Our Advice Column: Tips on keeping your home tip-top to best protect your greatest investment.
Stained ceilings. Mold in the attic. Peeling and cracking paint. Rotting trim. Staining between clapboards. We see the telltale signs of roof leaks caused by winter ice dams all the time, and it can be very costly for sellers who face major repairs. The only way to prevent the damage is to keep the water […]
Get out the ladder, it’s time to clean out the leaves and whatever-else from your gutters so the rain and snow wash away rather than freeze and create ice dams! It’s a super easy #hometiptuesday and a total DIY, unless of course your ladders don’t reach (or heights are not your thing) in which case […]
We woke up to a crispy frost this morning, and it was a good reminder to shut off outdoor faucets so they don’t freeze (and run the risk of bursting) when the temps drop. If you’re like me and have no idea where October went, let this be a your reminder – it is such […]
This August was the warmest on record in Massachusetts. My basement was cool and dry, though, and another important way to protect your investment is to make sure that yours is, too. Even if you don’t have living space in your basement, dampness means mold (which can ruin anything stored there) and it also invites […]