One of the best things about the real estate industry is that we get to work with a lot of nice people as well help people move. Home inspectors are some of those people, and Dave Watson is (in our estimation) one of those nice people.
Dave has put together some home maintenance tips below in a handy graphic. We hope that you find it useful. Merry Christmas to Dave and the rest of the nice people that we get to work with each day.
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There’s a saying that goes like this; “you take care of things now, you’ll reap the rewards tomorrow” …or something to that effect.
Well, that’s the idea behind our topic today. We’re featuring our beloved business partner / Licensed Home Inspector, Dave Watson, and his tip on how to make your lawn healthy and beautiful come springtime.
“A little extra time in the fall with lawn maintenance will reap benefits in the Spring with a thicker, healthier lawn."
In order to make your lawn bounce back quicker in Spring, you will need to supply it with its much needed water, nutrients and aeration during the fall season.
If you didn’t know, “aeration” prevents the suffocation of roots. It decreases compaction, avoids runoff and permits the
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Edmonton home inspection is one of the most important aspects in the buying and selling process. You may think you have found your Edmonton dream home but only a home inspection will help reveal the true value of the property.
In today’s article, Team Leading Edge discusses the actions to take if and when an inspection yields negative results.
All aspects of the home will eventually deteriorate. One of the crucial parts you have to watch out for is the state of the foundation. Time is the enemy here, a 10 year-old home is prone to foundation cracks and shifting. If you’re on the selling side, ensure to immediately hire a contractor to restore or fix the damage. Don’t pass it on to another time; act fast as
There’s always an increase in home buying demand in springtime around the city of Edmonton. Good weather makes it a perfect time for buyers to go around and shop for their dream Edmonton home.
We at Team Leading Edge made this shortlist of tips on how you can sell your Edmonton home fast this season.
60-SECOND RULE: When buyers see a property for the first time, it takes them approximately 60-seconds to decide if they’ll consider buying it or not. Buyers will know right away if the home is fit for them, so ensure that you will not turn them off before they even get inside the property.
It is recommended that you maintain a good curb appeal. Here’s an excerpt from our previous post: