home selling help: I WILL NOT FORGET - 09/11/09 02:42 AM
     As you all well know, today marks the eighth anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001. I am listening to some of the 9-11 memorial program on the television and remembering where I was and what I was doing on that day.  We had a tornado rip through on June 13,2001 taking almost everything we owned including our roofing business and horse stable.  We lost horses as well and that was the most difficult for me.
   Our insurance company purchased us a dumpy old house trailer that we named Barney after the purple carpet that ran through … (8 comments)

home selling help: California Dreaming - 06/11/09 01:33 AM
                                  RISMEDIA, June 11, 2009-(MCT)-“A California dream researcher has proven something that wouldn’t surprise Mozart or Keith Richards. It’s that dreaming is a great way to solve creative problems.Dr. Sara Mednick, a sleep psychologist at the University of California, San Diego, found that subjects who, between morning and afternoon word-game sessions, took a nap that included a period of lively dreaming called REM sleep, improved their later scores by 40%.Scores for those who merely rested or whose naps included no REM sleep didn’t budge, Mednick reports in Monday’s online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. REM sleep … (11 comments)

home selling help: Attic Space to Living Space - Things You Need To Know - 01/15/09 03:24 PM

Structure The ceiling structure of a home is not normally built the same as it would be if there were to be a living space above.  The wood structure may need to be beefed up or a new floor reframed on top of the ceiling for additional support. Weight That extra addition will add a lot of weight.  If dormers or gables are added, the roof weight will be increased and put pressure on the foundation.  The foundation may need more support (i.e. wider). Height A minimum height for habitable space is 7 feet. Clearance Door frames and the like … (14 comments)

 
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