repair: Hire A Home Electrician Or Do it Yourself? - 03/10/12 02:57 AM
While you may have the desire to modify or upgrade your home's electrical system to fit your needs, you need to be sure that you know what you are doing before you begin.  When it comes to the basics, electrical systems are quite simple, but beyond installing a ceiling fan it becomes very tricky and dangerous.  Read this article before you decide whether you want to tackle the project yourself or hire a professional.   The first thing you should ask yourself is if you have enough experience with electrical wiring?  If you intend to tackle a wiring project in your … (1 comments)

repair: Trash Removal Costs, Are You Over Paying? - 03/10/12 02:21 AM

Well, this has been a pet peeve of mine for years, so I thought to share a little insight with everyone regarding the high costs of trash removal at your job site. As a veteran investor for Properties Central within the Worcester Massachusetts marketplace, I have run the gambit of situations when it comes to trash removal for my rehabs or home owner clean outs...It is a necessary cost of doing business, we have to get rid of the trash...But why does it have to cost so much? 
When you order that open top dumpster, your trash company usually gives … (2 comments)

repair: Is It Time For New Windows? - 03/10/12 02:17 AM
Some home improvement projects are very obvious, while others are not. Windows kind of fall into that gray area. Sometimes we can really see that they need to be replaced, but at other times the signs might not be quite as clear. In this article, we will discuss some of the surest signs that it's time to replace your windows.
If you see condensation or a buildup of frost on your windows, it's time to consider replacing them. These are both signs that moisture is leaking in because the glass is either worn, or might be pulling away from the frame. … (0 comments)

repair: 7 Great Ideas to Transform Your Old, Tired Floors! - 03/10/12 02:02 AM

How many times have you wished that your flooring was shinier, a different color, or just generally different? Today's flooring products come in such a wide variety of styles, colors and price ranges that a little bit of work could turn up just what you have been thinking of. Read on for seven ways that you can enhance or change the flooring in your home today.
1. Give your hardwood floors a refinishing treatment. For homes that already have hardwood floors installed, a hardwood floor expert can work wonders with sanding and staining techniques to cover water damage, stains and … (0 comments)

repair: Finally! A Rehab Purchase Formula that Makes Sense- - 01/17/12 03:59 PM
When you get started in flipping homes or making rehab purchases, you will find that one roadblock will be determining how much to offer for the home. You will have to determine how much you can offer at a maximum while still having the potential for a profit once you rehabilitate the home. You will also have to determine how much you can afford for the offer. All of this together can make things quite difficult, especially if you are new to the game. If you are not careful, you could over extend yourself and you will not be able … (0 comments)




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