June 8, 2019

FSBO stands for “for sale by owner,” and is a trendy choice for people who want to sell their own home or property in lieu of hiring a real estate agent. With the immense versatility of online sales, user-friendly property listing sites such as Redfin, Trulia, and Zill...

June 7, 2019

For many people, once they decide to sell their home, they opt to take the for-sale-by-owner route. After all, with listing sites like Zillow, advertising the sale of your home seems like a fairly straight forward process. You can easily post pictures taken with your s...

June 7, 2019

Basements are notorious for attracting moisture, which can cause unpleasant odors. If dampness issues are not corrected, they could lead to cosmetic or structure damage in your home, along with other potential problems.

Simply rerouting gutters or running a dehumidifier...

July 20, 2018

During your home inspection, you might hear some terms thrown around that you haven’t heard before. If you hear your home inspector talk about ghosting, this is what it means.

To a builder or painter, "ghosting" is the term used to describe unexplainable dark streaks or...

July 19, 2018

In the 1960s through the 1970s, copper prices were through the roof so home builders found an alternative: aluminum. While it may seem like a sound alternative at first thought, it was quickly discovered that aluminum wiring was by no means comparable to copper. Alumin...

July 19, 2018

Here in the Capital District, you can expect to find these common siding types installed on properties.

Why Is Siding Important?

Siding plays a vital role in protecting your home from the elements outside. It also helps to add to the curb appeal of your home, but damaged...