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Common Home Renovation Pitfalls

on August 25, 2016 No comments

Did you plan properly and pull the proper permits?  Are the materials you purchased the right ones for your project?  Many times, hiring a professional is best! Contact your local ANDY OnCall® today.

 

7 Common Home Renovation Pitfalls

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Which Hardwood Floor Will You Choose?

on May 31, 2016 No comments

Hardwood floors are in high demand, but a decision has to be made about what type of hardwood floor you will use in your remodel or new construction.  Which hardwood floor will your choose: laminate, solid, or engineered?

 

3 Types of Hardwood Floor

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Attic Insulation: Why Is It Important?

on May 16, 2016 No comments

Is your home properly insulated?  Are you looking for ways to save money and energy?  Insulating or adding insulation to your attic could be the answer.  Experts agree that the attic is arguably the greatest single heat loser in the home.  Attic insulation can keep your cool air from escaping this summer.  Now is the perfect time to check out the insulation in your attic to determine if this may be an issue in your home.  Learn more from our friends at DIY Network.

 

Attic Insulation Tips

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Best and Worst Home Renovations for 2016

on February 25, 2016 No comments

As it turns out, home renovations are not always the right answer.  After a renovation you should expect to see an immediate added value to your home.  You should also be able to see a return on investment (ROI) that is attainable should you decide to sell.  Check out this list from Coldwell Banker of the best and worst home renovations you can make in 2016.

 

The Best & The Worst Home Renovation Projects

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Save Money With a Home Energy Audit

on February 8, 2016 No comments

Are your utility costs running high? If so, it may be time for a home energy audit so you can determine where you are losing energy and what you can do to stop it.  Learn more in the article from our friends at The Family Handyman.

 

Save Money With a Home Energy Audit

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Adding a Fireplace: Vented or Ventless?

on January 29, 2016 No comments

Are you thinking of adding a fireplace to your home?  Have you decided if you want a vented or ventless fireplace?  There are many things you must consider when installing a fireplace in your home.  Either option requires maintenance and both should be professionally installed.  Check out this article on the safety concerns of a ventless system!

 

Are Ventless Fireplaces Safe?

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