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Getting the Buyer's Edge in a Hot Texas Real Estate Market Getting the Buyer's Edge in a Hot Texas Real Estate Market

By Eleanor Boschert

The Texas real estate market is rebounding in a big way. Use these tips to ensure you stay ahead of the field!

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What You Should Do if You Have Carbon Monoxide in Your Home What You Should Do if You Have Carbon Monoxide in Your Home

By Ben Levy

Carbon monoxide is a gas which is colorless, odorless, and tasteless. It is toxic to both humans and animals in high concentrations.

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Having a Fire in Your Home Having a Fire in Your Home

There is nothing more upsetting and traumatizing than losing your home to a fire. A family could lose all of their personal possessions, but more seriously they could lose their sense of safety.

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Cleaning Second Story Windows Safely Cleaning Second Story Windows Safely

By Ben Levy

Cleaning windows is relatively easy to do on the inside, but what about the outside, especially for the windows on the second floor.

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How to Deal with a Bad Landlord How to Deal with a Bad Landlord

By Ben Levy

Some landlords are nice and helpful people, however some can be argumentative, mean, and unfair. If you find out that you do not like your landlord, there are a few options you can take to make your rental experience as good as possible.

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How to Find a Real Estate Lawyer How to Find a Real Estate Lawyer

By Lizzy Roberts

A real estate lawyer can be very useful when purchasing a home, especially for first-time homebuyers or for people without a real estate agent. A lawyer can help answer any questions that you might have, they can negotiate the deal for you, and they can take care of any legal details that you are not aware of. Having a good real estate lawyer can make a lot of difference in terms of how fast and pain-free your home-buying experience is.

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Should I Hire a Moving Company? Should I Hire a Moving Company?

By Ben Levy

Regardless of how long you have spent in your current home, you have most likely acquired more stuff than you might think. Moving all of this stuff...

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Did You Recently Get Hail or Storm Damage? Did You Recently Get Hail or Storm Damage?

By Larry Kinsey

Did you recently get hail or storm damage? Let us explain in layman's terms how your insurance actually works - here are some common questions and answers:

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Staging Your Home Staging Your Home

By Beth Drucker

When potential buyers come in to view your home, you'll want to play up your home's strengths and beauty. Luckily, making your home look more attractive to buyers doesn't have to cost you a lot of money. There's no need to hire an expensive professional: just use these simple tips to have your home looking polished and ready in no time at all!

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Roofing 101: How Does Thermal Imaging Work? Roofing 101: How Does Thermal Imaging Work?

By Larry Kinsey

When the sun heats up the roof surfaces during the day through radiation, it heats the surfaces above and below the roof membrane and retains the heat until the sun goes down. As the surface cools in the evening any moisture or wet insulation below the surface will retain the heat much longer. This heat differential between the surface and below the surface shows explicitly through the infrared lenses a temperature range and gives a digital photo of what the surface looks like.

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