Monthly Archives: June 2014

WARNING SIGNS OF FOUNDATION/SLAB FAILURE

WARNING SIGNS OF FOUNDATION/SLAB FAILURE Bulging floors, cracked walls, and doors that won’t close are all signs of foundation distress. Sixty percent of all homes built on expansive soils suffer from foundation distress. The problem occurs when only part of … Continue reading

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Installing Motion Sensor Lights For Your Security

There are quite a few methods you can work on increasing your home’s security as a first time homeowner. One of the simplest ways however includes a very easy solution that will help keep would-be burglars away from it. You … Continue reading

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How hard is the 203k renovation loan program for Realtors

Here are the comments I have heard over the last few months: 1. The 203K program is hard to get done. 2. The 203K program is easy as pie. 3. Loans take forever with a 203K and we keep missing … Continue reading

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Foundation Cripple Wall

A short wall that rests on the foundation and supports the floor and exterior walls of a structure. Should your home be equipped with such walls it’s a very good idea to have them seismically braced especially if you live … Continue reading

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