End of Summer Home Maintenance Tips

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting a little bit cooler. Before long summer in Atlanta will be long gone and colder weather will be the norm. With the change in temperature also comes the perfect opportunity to tackle some seasonal home maintenance tips to keep your home in great shape for the coming months. Some of …

What to Know About Your HVAC System

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Your HVAC system is designed to keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter, and if you’re lucky, it will never let you down! The system has other functions though, such as helping maintain your home’s air quality and the moisture balance of your home, and while you may not realize how it is helping these …

Quarantine Cleaning Checklist

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Now that you’ve had some time to catch up on your Netflix binging and you’ve walked every nature path and sidewalk route in your neighborhood, what’s next for passing the time while social distancing? If you are thinking of tackling some items on your spring home maintenance checklist, go for it! This is a great time to clean, organize, and …

The Must Have Tools for Every Homeowner

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

When making the jump from renting to owning a home, many buyers find that one of the most intimidating aspects of home ownership is being able to handle all of the unexpected maintenance issues that can arise, and are now their responsibility to take care of. If you can’t call a landlord or condo maintenance team to fix your problems …

Signs Your Home has Foundation Problems

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Problems with your home’s foundation can be caused by a number of things, including climate, plumbing leaks, poor soil compaction and inadequate drainage. Years of being exposed to these issues can cause basements, concrete slabs and pier and beam foundations to develop severe issues requiring house foundation repair. Your home is likely your largest investment, so it definitely pays to be on …

An FYI About HOAs

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If you are currently or soon to be shopping for your first home, or your first home in a planned community, you may want to familiarize yourself with homeowners associations, or as they are more commonly referred to, HOAs. HOAs are the management organizations that create and enforce rules governing condominium and home communities. HOAs draw mixed feelings from homeowners. …

Built to Last?

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Nothing lasts forever, and unlike a fine wine or masterpiece of art, most things do not increase in value as they age. In a previous blog we talked about how long you can expect common household appliances to last, but what about the materials your home is made of?  If you are contemplating an addition or remodel, or if you’re …