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Why it’s so important to do your due diligence when hiring a contractor

As a contractor myself, I hear the horror stories time and time again from homeowners that have been taken advantage of or poorly mistreated due to a lack of preparation on their part. When it comes down to it, the responsibility of getting all your ducks in a row and exploring all of the contractors …

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Cities with the most extreme weather

Cities with the most extreme weather in the USA

America is home to some of the most extreme weather on the planet. Spring brings violent thunderstorms that spawn an inordinate number of tornadoes in the Great Plains and Midwest. The extreme heat of summer can soar past 120 degrees in the Southwest, while oppressive humidity in the South produces feel-like temperatures that reach into …

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Surprise! Young Homeowner – First Time Home Buyer Tips

Lots of things are great about being young! However believing nothing bad will happen to you and your inexperience are not. Knowing enough of what you need to get by and being knowledgeable are two different things. The saying common knowledge isn’t always all that common comes to mind when thinking about young people buying …

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