"After four years of plunging home prices, the most attractive asset class in America is housing," proclaims Fortune magazine, one of the world's premier business publications, in its April cover story.
article about determining if you have adequate insulation in your attic. This is an easy and relatively cheap way to cut down on heating and cooling bills so take a quick look and see how you measure up.
Let’s face it; we’ve all dealt with squeaky flooring in our homes. In fact, you’re probably dealing with it right now! The condition is usually caused by wood rubbing on wood due to loose subflooring. This occurs as your home ages and the wood in the subfloor and joists dries out. When carpet is removed it’s fairly easy to get out a drill and shoot a few screws into the offending area. That usually settles things down. However, the remedy is more elusive once carpet is installed and access to the floor underneath is limited. Check out this link for information on a handy tool that will help you kill the squeaks. I am going to buy and test drive it. I’ll let you know how it works!