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  • Season's Greetings from Elementary Property Inspections

    Posted by: Eric Van Riesen |

    Season's Greetings from Elementary Property Inspections

    One of the real joys of the holiday season is the opportunity to say thank you and wish you the very best for the New Year. Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful holiday and a very happy New Year. Wishing you the gifts of the season — Peace, Joy, and Hope. Merry Christmas!

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  • 7 MISTAKES THAT COST HOMEOWNERS BIG MONEY DURING COLD WEATHER

    Posted by: Alaina Tweddale |

    Avoid winter’s nastiest tricks. Wintry weather is great at turning up problems you didn’t even know you had. Like that first snowy night in front of your fireplace that you thought was pure bliss — until you noticed a leak in the ceiling corner, which apparently was caused by a lack of insulation. How were you supposed to know that? Many homeowners don’t realize they’re making critical missteps that can cost a ton when winter sets in. Here are seven wintertime mistakes homeowners often make (and what they could cost you!): 1. Not Buying a $2 Protector for Your Outdoor Faucet What It’ll Cost…

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  • 7 SIGNS YOU HAVE A DRAINAGE PROBLEM

    Posted by: Jeanne Huber |

    Finding drainage problems when they’re smaller and easier to fix can save you thousands of dollars and plenty of headaches down the line. You don’t have to be a geophysicist to know that puddles in the basement or a lake on the front lawn are signs of drainage problems. But many drainage problems aren’t so obvious. Here’s how the pros read some of the more subtle signs of bad drainage, and why you’ll save big bucks if you tackle these problems now instead of later. You don’t have to be a geophysicist to know that puddles in the basement or a lake on…

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