Can I Paint Over Wallpaper?

Yes you can, but be careful if you are a do-it-yourselfer.  If your wallpaper is peeling, you may want to use some wallpaper adhesive and stick it back to the wall.  If you don’t, your newly painted walls will continue…

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Home Improvement Television Myths

I’m sure you have watched one of those home improvement shows and thought to yourself:  “wow…..that was really easy!”  Well, there are a lot of behind the scenes drama and problems that are not shown.   The truth is that while…

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What is the Purpose of a Flat Roof?

The purpose of a flat roof in residential construction was to save on construction costs.  Flat roofing materials are cheaper than other roofing materials such as asphalt shingles, metal roofing, wood shakes, tile roofs, etc.  Flat roofing allows for a…

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Will I devalue my home if I remove a bedroom

The answer is not quite that simple.  If you reduce the square footage of your home, it will appraise for less.  The same could apply for downsizing from a 4 bedroom home to a 3 bedroom home.  I have clients…

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How to Identify Asbestos

We all know that asbestos is a dangerous substance when inhaled, but how can we identify it in a home or building?   Most asbestos materials cannot be identified just by looking at it.  Asbestos can easily be identified by a…

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