HOME UPGRADES THAT PAY OFF

HOME UPGRADES THAT PAY OFF

Lowering your home's energy costs will save you money for as long as you live there. Older homeowners have felt the sting of escalating energy costs over the years; however, there are also some early adopters among younger buyers, especially in regions of the country with more extreme weather. The Central Valley, for example, has a very hot summer and a very cold winter due to its Mediterranean climate; lowering energy costs is very appealing to residents and business owners in the Central Valley. The following home upgrades pay off the most…

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ENERGY EFFICIENT WINDOWS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

ENERGY EFFICIENT WINDOWS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

WINDOWS open a house to the world. They bring in a view of the outdoors, sunlight, ventilation, and warmth. The same features that positively impact the view can also have a negative impact on a homeowner’s pocketbook. Increasing the energy efficiency of a home’s windows will reduce the annual cost of utility bills.

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GUIDELINES TO FINDING THE BEST CONTRACTOR FOR YOUR PROJECT NEEDS

GUIDELINES TO FINDING THE BEST CONTRACTOR FOR YOUR PROJECT NEEDS

If you’re in the middle of planning your next project, organizing your budget, and brainstorming a timeline, then finding the right contractor is probably at the front of your mind. Selecting the right person for the job means taking your time and doing research, which could be time-consuming and overwhelming for many homeowners and project planners. If you must choose a contractor, consider the following guidelines to help you locate the best one for your project:

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