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Home Automation: Gains in Efficiency but Risks Are Uncertain - ThinkAdvisor

Furnace Maintenance - 30 September 2016 - 9:05pm

ThinkAdvisor

Home Automation: Gains in Efficiency but Risks Are Uncertain
ThinkAdvisor
This information also is a goldmine for all homeowners, wirelessly informing us when the furnace requires immediate maintenance, when a pipe is leaking a trickle of water behind the kitchen wall that could cause a mold situation, or when the sump pump ...

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Money Manners: plan to bequeath house irks siblings - The Mercury News

Furnace Maintenance - 30 September 2016 - 5:27pm

The Mercury News

Money Manners: plan to bequeath house irks siblings
The Mercury News
And she needs to consider not just the everyday maintenance: Houses need a new roof and a new furnace from time to time, and a new refrigerator and a fresh coat of paint as well. Can your brother afford to cover expenses like these, or would giving him ...

Fall maintenance fends off winter worries - London Free Press

Furnace Maintenance - 30 September 2016 - 2:45pm

London Free Press

Fall maintenance fends off winter worries
London Free Press
Ensure windows and doors close tightly; repair or replace weather-stripping, as needed. Replace window screens with storm windows if applicable. Clean furnace mounted humidifier, if one is used. Check smoke, carbon monoxide and security alarms, and ...

5 Hidden Costs of Homeownership to Be Aware Of - Huffington Post

Home Inspection - 30 September 2016 - 2:30pm

5 Hidden Costs of Homeownership to Be Aware Of
Huffington Post
Becoming a first-time homeowner can be exciting, but it also comes with a lot of stress throughout the process. You'll have to spend time looking for the perfect home within your price range, go through the mortgage process, and then figure out the ...

Air conditioner, copper wire, tools stolen from Cedar Hill mobile home - Leader Publications

Air Conditioner - 30 September 2016 - 1:46pm

Leader Publications

Air conditioner, copper wire, tools stolen from Cedar Hill mobile home
Leader Publications
An air-conditioning unit, copper wire, a generator, tools and other items recently were stolen from a mobile home in the 6300 block of Valerie Circle in Cedar Hill. The theft happened between Sept. 10 and Sept. 12, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office ...

New Home Warranty Values Maximized with a Boggs Home Inspection - southsoundtalk.com

Home Inspection - 30 September 2016 - 11:32am

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New Home Warranty Values Maximized with a Boggs Home Inspection
southsoundtalk.com
With a minimum of one year of coverage, but sometimes more, homeowners are wise to leverage the value of their warranty with a home inspection. It's easy to spot drywall cracks or malfunctioning appliances, but it's harder to know if there are problems ...

Heat Pump Water Heaters - All You Need to Know - Bob Vila - BobVila.com

Water Heater - 30 September 2016 - 10:46am

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Heat Pump Water Heaters - All You Need to Know - Bob Vila
BobVila.com
Don't wait for your water heater to give out, leaving you shivering in the shower. Instead, do your homework and learn about an energy-efficient, cost-effective ...

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Carson Valley Times | Real Estate Leader To Teach Certified Home ... - Carson Valley Times

Home Inspection - 30 September 2016 - 8:28am

Carson Valley Times | Real Estate Leader To Teach Certified Home ...
Carson Valley Times
Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Last fall, Western Nevada College became the only Nevada System of Higher ...

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Air conditioner thefts continue for Paris area - eParisExtra.com

Air Conditioner - 30 September 2016 - 6:51am

Air conditioner thefts continue for Paris area
eParisExtra.com
Officers were told that an unknown suspect had forced entry into the residence and had taken a water and a window unit air conditioner. Police are investigating. At 1:29 p.m. Paris Police responded to the 700 block of NE 2nd in regards to a theft ...

Inspection report is not a repair list for sellers - Chicago Daily Herald

Furnace Maintenance - 30 September 2016 - 4:08am

Inspection report is not a repair list for sellers
Chicago Daily Herald
The inspection report listed problems with the plumbing, electrical wiring, forced air furnace and the roof, but the seller said, "Take it as-is or leave it." This is very disillusioning. If the seller is not obligated to repair defects, then what's ...

Inspection report is not a repair list for sellers - Chicago Daily Herald

Home Inspection - 30 September 2016 - 4:08am

Inspection report is not a repair list for sellers
Chicago Daily Herald
A. Your question reveals a common misunderstanding about the purpose of a home inspection. Homebuyers often regard an inspection report as a repair list for sellers, but sellers are not required to provide a flawless house. Unless specified in the ...

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