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Carpet Care Tips Carpet Care Tips

By Tiffany Raiford

Carpet care can be a stressful thing for most homeowners, because it's not always easy to care for carpet. You worry that someone will spill something that won't come off. You worry that someone will ruin your carpet, and you worry about everyone that walks into your home, especially when they're coming from rainy or snowy conditions. Inside, we offer some tips on how manage the care for your carpeting

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What You Should Know Before Working with a Design/Build Firm: An Interview with Chris Burch of Grand Bay Construction What You Should Know Before Working with a Design/Build Firm: An Interview with Chris Burch of Grand Bay Construction

By Chris Burch

Chris clears up a common misunderstanding about building costs in Florida, as well as what you should be asking a construction company before hiring them, the main steps that will be involved, which one is the biggest challenge and how to solve it beforehand, and more.

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5 Expert Lawn Care Tips: An Interview with Ed Grau of Grau Landscape and Design, Inc. 5 Expert Lawn Care Tips: An Interview with Ed Grau of Grau Landscape and Design, Inc.

By Ed Grau

If you've ever wanted a greener, healthier, more beautiful lawn, then this is the interview to read! Ed shares insider tips on lawn maintenance secrets, what length your grass should be, what you should do for fertilization and more.

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What All New Homeowners Should Know About Insurance: An Interview with Allen McGinniss of VanAllen Insurance Agency What All New Homeowners Should Know About Insurance: An Interview with Allen McGinniss of VanAllen Insurance Agency

By Allen McGinniss

Allen shares insider tips on what new homeowners should know about applying for insurance, how to start the process, what he considers adequate coverage, and why your rates increase.

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Other Services Your Home Inspector Can Perform: An Interview with Brendan Haggerty of South Broward Pillar to Post Other Services Your Home Inspector Can Perform: An Interview with Brendan Haggerty of South Broward Pillar to Post

By Brendan Haggerty

Brendan shares some great info on the insurance company requirements for 4-point and wind mitigation inspections, as well as when you might need a mold inspection or radon measurement, and tips for buying a foreclosure and short sale.

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5 Facts About the Home Remodel Timeline: An Interview with Steven Overby of Steven's Renovations 5 Facts About the Home Remodel Timeline: An Interview with Steven Overby of Steven's Renovations

By Steven Overby

Steven shares some great info about working with a general contractor, the basic steps involved in your home remodel, one of the biggest challenges people face during their remodels and more.

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The 5 Most Overlooked Towns in Palm Beach County The 5 Most Overlooked Towns in Palm Beach County

By Tiffany Raiford

Palm Beach county is a very popular area of South Florida. The area is known for many beautiful beaches, big cities and some famous places. However, Palm Beach County has so much to offer than just the usual hotspots people think about when they're visiting or considering a move here. Inside, we highlight five overlooked and under-appreciated towns in Palm Beach county that are worth a look.

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Home Mold Inspection: An Interview with John P. Lapotaire of Indoor Air Quality Solutions 5 Reasons Why You Need a Home Mold Inspection: An Interview with John P. Lapotaire of Indoor Air Quality Solutions

By John Lapotaire, CIEC

John gives in-depth information about mold and air quality, including what's the best and worst that can happen if mold goes untreated, when you should get a home inspection for mold, the basic steps from start to finish from getting an inspection and treatment.

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6 Expert Tips to Help You Get Rid of Termites: An Interview with James Coffey of Signature Home Lawn & Pest Control 6 Expert Tips to Help You Get Rid of Termites: An Interview with James Coffey of Signature Home Lawn & Pest Control

By James Coffey

James answers questions to help you get rid of any termites once and for all, including do you need to get a second inspection, what are the different ways to treat termites and do green termite methods really work?

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What Are Your Treatment Options for Termites?: An Interview with Eric Kroon of PestKil Termite & Pest Management What Are Your Treatment Options for Termites?: An Interview with Eric Kroon of PestKil Termite & Pest Management

By Eric Kroon

Did you know about the new species of termites? Eric reveals where they are found, as well as what you can do to prevent termite damage in your home, who can legally perform a wood-destroying organism report in the state of Florida, and the biggest mistake that people make when it comes to termites.

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