When is a Contractor Necessary

Home repair involves the diagnosis and resolution of problems in a home. Repairs often mean simple replacement of worn or used components intended to be periodically renewed by a homeowner. Depending on the size of the project a contractor may need to be hired to...

Home Inspection Myths

1. All Home Inspectors are the same Not True! Even though Wisconsin has minimum requirements for all home inspectors, each inspector has their own level of experience and knowledge. Some inspectors do much more.For example, Wisconsin Law requires a minimum of 20 hours...

10 Reasons a Home Inspection is Necessary

1. Home Inspections Can Inform You as to Necessary Repairs Home inspections are not just for home buyers. Those who are considering putting their home on the market can use a home inspection to understand what repairs are necessary for the home. You can then make the...

Mold Remediation Guidelines

Concern about indoor exposure to mold has been increasing as the public becomes aware that exposure to mold can cause a variety of health effects and symptoms, including allergic reactions. This document presents guidelines for the remediation/cleanup of mold and...

Cash Home Sales Dominate Market

Palm Beach Gardens: Cash buyer Clara Marie Jessup (right) of Tennessee inspects her house with sister Tela Kauffman (from left), Realtor Shannon Brink and Jeff Shingledecker of Unique Renovations. By Kimberly MillerPalm Beach Post Staff WriterUpdated:...

Critical Home Buying Mistakes

Critical Mistake #1: Thinking you can’t afford it. Today, buying the home of your dreams is easier than ever before. Many people who thought that buying the home they wanted was simply out of their reach are now enjoying a new lifestyle in their very own new home....