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Crawl Spaces And Why They Should Be Waterproofed

What is a Crawl Space? A crawl space is a small room or passage on the basement level of a house. Sometimes a crawl space is seen in houses which have no basements. On houses with basements, a wall may separate the crawl space from the main basement. Sometimes a crawl space can be accessed from the outside of the house. If you are not sure if your house has a crawl space, ask a plumbing, electrical, or basement-work company to check for you. Read More 

Planning To Remodel Your Home? Get A Home Inspection First

Okay, so you are tired of the old-fashioned kitchen cabinets or want to turn two small bedrooms into one. It is your house, and you absolutely have the right to do so. However, before you start in on the project, get a home inspection. Not only will having a professional's opinion help when it comes to getting the necessary permits, but it can also save you a whole lot of trouble. Read More 

3 Things You Didn’t Know You Should Clean & Organize Before Listing Your Home For Sale

Before you list your home for sale, you usually have a list of chores to do to prepare. In addition to a deep cleaning and de-cluttering, there are a few, less-obvious items that need your attention. While at first glance, they may seem unimportant, beware. Potential buyers look in every nook and cranny of your home. Cluttered or dirty spaces that you might not think about will attract their attention as they look around your home. Read More 

3 Tips To Help You Get Water Out Of Your Home Directly After A Flood

When the rains come and your home becomes flooding, getting the water out is probably your first priority. There are flood damage repair services that can help you with the repairs, but before they can get to your home you probably want to start pumping the water out. You can use whatever you have available and even rent commercial pumps to help get the water out. Here are some tips to help you get the flood waters out of your home as quickly as possible: Read More 

2 Reasons To Take Advantage Of Storm Damage Repair Services

One of the more useful services to have at your disposal as a homeowner is a storm damage repair service, mostly because of the many ways in which they can assist you if you live in an area where high-power storms are frequent. Listed below are just two of the many reasons to take advantage of storm damage repair services (such as those offered by Wolfe's Contracting).  Remove Fallen Trees Read More