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22 posts for category: "Tips"
Power Outage Prep

Prepare Before the Power Goes Out

It’s barely October, but inclement weather is right around the corner. When a power outage happens, even if it’s just for a few hours, it’s worth it to be prepared: Check your emergency supplies and replenish early…

Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Getting mammograms regularly can lower the risk of dying from breast cancer. The United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends that if you…

Wire Fraud-(Social Media) - September

Wire Fraud (Social Media)

Did you know… … hackers monitor social media accounts, searching for people in the process of buying a home. Once identified, an unaware prospective homebuyer becomes the target of a cyber-attack that allows the hacker to gain…

Preparing Your Home (Cold Weather) - September

Preparing Your Home for Fall

Before the cold weather hits, here are a few things you should do to get your home ready for the coming cold-weather seasons and to boost energy efficiency: Walk all around your property checking for anything that…

National Night Out - August

National Night Out

The “dog days” of summer are prime season for home burglaries. Here are a few helpful tips to share with your neighbors when you join them Tuesday, August 1, for National Night Out Against Crime: If you…

Tips to avoid wire fraud

Tips to Avoid Wire Fraud

As they approach the closing date, transactions can sometimes move along quickly. To be sure that your hard-earned funds are sent to the correct place, here are a few things you can do: Be vigilant when reviewing…

Home Remodel

Tips to Prepare for a Home Remodel

May is National Home Improvement Month! If you’re planning projects for the next few months, here are a few tips to help you prepare your home and family: Research. Start researching early so you can make as…

Post-Winter Home Checklist

Post-Winter Home Checklist

Not ready to get your spring cleaning started in earnest?  Here are a few post-winter things you can do around your home right now: Clean the kitchen exhaust hood and filter. Replace the furnace filter.  It may…

Springtime First Impressions

Springtime First Impressions

If you’re planning on an open house, here are a few tips that will help make a great first impression: ALL OVER THE HOUSE: Consider removing personal photos from display Wastebaskets are empty Dust and vacuum Window…