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Home Warranties

Home warranties are contracts between homeowners and warranty companies that cover specific parts of a home, such as repairs or replacements on systems and appliances due to normal use. You need a home warranty if you want to avoid many of the unexpected expenses of...

Hurricanes in the Houston area – Harvey’s coming! 

Growing up in the midwest, I remember snow days being about some of the worst weather we could get – and it meant that we could go sledding instead of to school. I had an awesome sled –  it was really fast. Oh to be a kid again!  Tropical storms and...

Creating Curb Appeal

If you’re selling your home, there are a number of things you can do to improve your property’s potential value and appeal. Creating curb appeal is one of the most effective and easy ways to accomplish this and to increase the interest of potential buyers...

Home Warranties – Are they worth it?

Apparently so.  Recently, I’ve been made aware of two instances of using a home warranty to avoid costly repairs.  First, Fidelity National Home Warranty repaired a pool and a refrigerator saving the homeowner over $1,800.00.  In the second instance, a homeowner...