Home Maintenance Tips for New Homeowners

Home Maintenance Tips

Congratulations on your new home! You survived the paperwork. You got all of your belongings moved in and everything unpacked. You even got a lawnmower, some power tools and a massive tool chest. Now what?

Many new homeowners don’t even think about home maintenance until something breaks, but that’s not the best way to take care of your new home. Here are three tips to help you protect your investment and keep your property in good shape for years to come…Read More

Tips for Reviving Your Lawn After Winter

Revive Your Lawn After Winter

Waking up your lawn can be challenging, and there is added pressure if you want to put a home on the market. Early spring is one of the best times of the year to make your home look great. This busy season coincides with an uptick in activity in the real estate market, making it that much more critical for you to get your lawn back in great shape.

Here are a few helpful tips for reviving your lawn after the beating it likely took this winter…Read More

4 Questions Everyone Asks About Home Inspections

4 Questions Everyone Asks about Home Inspections

Episode 3 of Ron’s Real Estate Minute, where every Friday we’ll give fast answers to quick questions about home selling, buying, anything about real estate!

Today’s 4 Questions:
What’s the purpose of a Home Inspection?
Who conducts the Home Inspection?
What is inspected at a Home Inspection?
What happens with the results of the Home Inspection? Watch Video

How to Hire the Right Contractor

How to Hire the Right Contractor

Hiring a contractor can be stressful, especially if you’re planning a major renovation. Use the following guidelines to help you hire the right person for your next home project. These tips also apply if you’re hiring a tradesperson or service professional to tackle any project around the home. Get referrals. Ask your family, friends and […]

Most Important Tip to Know Before You Hire a Contractor

Thinking of hiring a contractor for a home remodel? Watch this video to find out a very important tip on how to get your money back if the contractor takes off with your money before finishing the job! Ron Carpenito sits down with Wayne Huntley of Distinctive Home Property Management to discuss. Home Selling Resources […]