Why Is There Always Mold Growing In My Bathroom?

  What is usually a windowless, warm, moist space in your home that tends to have mold or mildew growing in it? That’s right, it’s your bathroom. We want you to know that you are not alone on having a recurring issue with mold and mildew in your bathrooms. What you really need to know…
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Features That Make It More Difficult To Sell Your Home

In the late ‘90s the Dodge Neon came in a variety of colors.  One of the more, shall we say, noticeable, colors was magenta (a combination of pink & purple).  It was one of those trends you loved or hated.  One of my extended family members, a self-proclaimed “girly girl” couldn’t get the keys to…
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Dos & Don’ts Of Homeowners Hail Insurance Claims

Thankfully, most of us don’t often have to deal with filing a homeowner’s insurance claim due to storm damage.  However, the consequence of this is that when the need arises, the learning curve can be steep.  Having been in business for nearly 35 years, we’ve helped countless homeowners with such claims and we’ve seen firsthand…
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Your Attic Ventilation Could Be Ruining Your Home

The main purposes of attic ventilation are to provide comfort to your home, help protect against damage to materials and the structure of your home and to help reduce energy consumption during all four seasons here in the Midwest. During the warmer months, ventilation helps keep your attic cool and in the winter months, it…
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Home Remodel Survival Guide

It’s often been said that if your marriage can survive a home remodel, it can survive anything.  While this situation can be stressful from several vantage points, one of the biggest inconveniences of a home remodel is the seemingly perpetual mess that is created.  Not everyone has the time and energy to be as enthusiastic…
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