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Design Dilemma: Home Maintenance Is Better Than Cure

Matthew Rawlinson, senior facilities manager at home maintenance company Mplus, highlights the importance of taking a preventative rather than curative approach to caring for your home A common misconception by UAE residents is that if it works, don’t worry about maintenance. The issue with this is that when the inevitable breakdown happens with the equipmentRead more

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The Importance of Home Maintenance

Purchasing a house is the most significant financial investment most of us will make, whether it’s the first or just the latest in the climb toward that dream home. Prices, at least in the hottest markets, are rising, but no matter where you live, deciding whether you can afford those new digs takes some carefulRead more

Home Maintenance in Redwood City

Home Maintenance 101: How Uninformed Homeowners Can Cause Developers Big Headaches & What to Do About It

By taking a proactive stance, the home-building industry can both educate the public about the importance of home maintenance and raise awareness within the construction community about protecting their professional rights and reputations. There’s a saying that owners of older houses know all too well: “When you buy a home, you also buy a hardwareRead more

How to Handle Home Maintenance While You’re Deployed

For some people, handling home maintenance is a routine and maybe effortless exercise performed on a regular basis. However, for our active duty military men and women, home maintenance can become a little more complicated. For example, if you’re going to be routinely stationed at different bases or even deployed, how do you ensure yourRead more

The 10 Most Important Points of Maintenance for Your Rental Property

Managing a rental property takes more than just ownership. As a landlord, you’re going to be responsible for keeping the property in livable condition; landlord responsibilities can vary … Managing a rental property takes more than just ownership. As a landlord, you’re going to be responsible for keeping the property in livable condition; landlord responsibilitiesRead more

Six Home Maintenance Chores to Do Now

Warmer weather is finally taking hold across the northern half of the country and that means that pretty soon many Americans will be taking care of such summertime chores as gardening, mowing, and painting. There are, as well, a number of household maintenance chores that homeowners may overlook because there are so many other thingsRead more

Tackle This Common Home Worry With a Plan

At NerdWallet, we adhere to strict standards of editorial integrity to help you make decisions with confidence. Some of the products we feature are from our partners. Here’s how we make money. If a dripping faucet wakes you up at night, the thought of paying a plumber may be what keeps you from falling backRead more

Don’t Skip on Buying a Smoke Alarm

Under provincial legislation, all homes and multi-residential buildings are required to have smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors on all levels as well as outside all sleeping areas. – Chris Halliday The Shelburne fire department’s tolerance for those owning properties without working smoke alarms is decreasing at a rapid rate after being called to yetRead more

Alarming: Most Home Fire Deaths Caused by Smoke

NASHVILLE – Home is the place people feel safest from fire, but it’s actually the place they’re at greatest risk. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), approximately 80 percent of all U.S. fire deaths occur in the home. Most home fire fatalities, however, are not caused by burns, but by smoke inhalation. ToRead more

Oxford Mpp Ernie Hardeman Teams up with Ibc to Put Carbon Monoxide Alarms in Tillsonburg, Ingersoll, Norwich Homes

Oxford MPP Ernie Hardeman and Todd Jerry, from Insurance Bureau of Canada, presented 150 carbon monoxide alarms to three communities Friday, including Tillsonburg. From left are Tillsonburg Fire Chief Jeff Smith, Tillonsonburg Deputy Mayor Dave Beres, Hardeman, Jerry, and John Gignac, a retired veteran of the Brantford Fire Department and Executive Director of the Hawkins-GignacRead more