P-traps, what are they?
Have you ever wondered why the drain plumbing under the kitchen and bathroom sinks have that weird bend in it? What is it for? These are called P-traps and do serve a very important role in the health and safety of your home by preventing sewer odors from entering the home by blocking the pipe…Read More
What Do We Look For During A Home Inspection?
Ever wonder what your home inspector is doing or going to do be doing while they are at your home or potential new property? Read on to find out a few of the things we inspect and look for. Our inspection is not limited to this list and can change due to weather and…Read More
Hot Water Heaters: Pros and Cons of Tankless vs. Conventional Tank
Many current home buyer and owners are interested in a home that is energy efficient. We as consumers want a product that has the Energy Star certification. In a difficult economy it is all about how to save money on our household expenses. According to the DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, water…Read More
Maintaining Your Hot Water Heater
Hot water heaters are one of those forgotten appliances, however it is one that we rely on every day. Water heaters can last for 10+ years if it is properly maintained. By following a 3-step annual maintenance plan, it can help to significantly extend the life of your hot water heater. Step 1: Check you…Read More
Does your roof have hail damage?
Living in Colorado we can expect anything, in regards to the weather, to happen at any time of the year. With the recent hail storms in the area, we must think about the damage it can do to the roofs of our homes. It is important to check for damage. Damage caused by hail can…Read More
Keeping Cool This Summer- Tips To Maintain Your Air Conditioner
Here in Colorado we have had a cool start to the summer, but now we are really starting to heat up. It is about that time to close the windows and turn on our AC’s. To help make sure your air conditioner functions properly here are a few basic things you can do to care…Read More
High Wind Safety Tips
High winds are usually associated with storms, but there are times that the passing of a storm may cause for a windy day. It is important to know what to do and what not to do before, during, and after a wind event. Once there has been a high wind advisory issued for your area,…Read More
What on earth do we do???
I was asked the other day from a client, after she read my limited liability disclosure, what on earth do we check? It caught me by surprise at first, then I read the disclosure again, and realized she had a valid question. Our liability discloser can be limiting, and to answer her question I directed her…Read More
When you are looking to sell your house make it shine. Would you buy a car that the inside looks like a college hazing that was taken to far? well your house is no different to potential buyers. Cut the grass, pull the little baby tree out of your gutters, fix that busted porch swing…. Better yet…Read More
House Not Selling?
With all the ideas and plans to help your house sell, these 3 great tips from Dave Ramsey will help you make your home more attractive to buyers. These are the same tips any great Realtor would give you. If this is the first time you are seeing or hearing these ideas and your house has been on…Read More