5 Tips For Financing Your Next Home Improvement Project

Posted on: November 12, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Techcon Home Inspection Services! Whether it's transforming a fixer-upper into your dream home or just giving a makeover to your kitchen or bathroom, home improvement projects are on the minds of many new homeowners across the country. While many things about renovating your home are flexible, your budget might not be. In general, not a single floor board is laid, or a new countertop installed without money, which is why every home renovation Continue Reading ...

Don’t Suffer High Energy Bills Any Longer

Posted on: November 5, 2018 by in Blog
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Brought to you by  Techcon Home Inspection Services! The annual energy cost for a typical single family home in the U.S. is more than $2,000, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. If you can think of a thousand things you'd rather spend your hard-earned money on than electricity and natural gas, the solution to saving on energy costs is easier than you think. While you might assume the numerous electronic gadgets you own drive your high utility bills, the real cost culprits are Continue Reading ...

Build Boldly With These 4 Features Of Advanced Decking

Posted on: October 29, 2018 by in Blog
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From your friends at Techcon Home Inspection Services! If you're planning to create an outdoor living space, advanced decking enables you to show off your creativity. For years, complex deck designs have been difficult to achieve with traditional lumber. But, with advances in today's decking materials, you have the flexibility to create virtually any design to reflect your style. The possibilities of creating a bold deck design are only limited by your imagination. For example, did you love Continue Reading ...

3D Printing Is Reimagining The Way We Live Today

Posted on: October 22, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Techcon Home Inspection Services! When additive manufacturing technology - better known as 3D printing - was first invented more than 30 years ago it was intended to make the product design and manufacturing process more efficient. At that time, 3D printing was used primarily as a way to create prototypes to validate and perfect product design, but the inventor, Chuck Hull, had no idea how it would change the way we live. Today, 3D printing has Continue Reading ...

Be Prepared For The 2018 Storm Season

Posted on: October 15, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends Techcon Home Inspection Services! (BPT) - For millions of Americans, the devastation of the 2017 storm season is still fresh in their minds. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the cumulative cost of the weather events in the U.S. was $306.2 billion. Whether you were directly affected by one of those storm systems, or saw images of flooded neighborhoods, there's probably one question that you're now asking Continue Reading ...

Paint Like A Pro In 5 Easy Steps

Posted on: October 8, 2018 by in Blog
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Brought to you by Techcon Home Inspection Services! (BPT) - Nothing transforms a home quite like a fresh coat of paint. In fact, painting your own house is one of the smartest and easiest DIY upgrades a homeowner can accomplish on their own. "Summer is the ideal time to tackle a painting project, as the warmer temperatures lead to faster drying times, and you can comfortably leave the windows open for better ventilation," said Megan Youngs, Product Manager at DAP. "Just remember, a Continue Reading ...

Top Tips To Help First-Timers Navigate The Fast-Paced Housing Market

Posted on: October 1, 2018 by in Blog
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From your friends at Techcon Home Inspection Services! (BPT) - Across the U.S., the housing market is picking up pace moving into the peak of the summer homebuying season. In city after city, home prices are on the rise, up 2.3 percent on average between April 2017 and 2018, according to the RE/MAX April 2018 National Housing Report. And there are fewer houses on the market to choose from, with total housing inventory down by 11.3 percent. Based on home sales in April 2018, the Continue Reading ...

What to Do Before, During and After a Home Inspection

Posted on: September 26, 2018 by in Blog
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Making a home purchase is among the highest investment you can make in life. Hence, it is essential that you know very well every piece of information there is, about the property you’re buying. This is the reason why you should hire a home inspector -- to assist and guarantee you of the right choice you are making when it comes to home buying. What is a home inspection? In this industry, a home inspection is defined as a restricted, non-aggressive assessment of a home’s condition, Continue Reading ...

Easy And Breezy: 6 Tips For Controlling Summer Cooling Costs

Posted on: September 24, 2018 by in Blog
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The Article Courtesy of Techcon Home Inspection Services! (BPT) - As Americans gear up for sun, surf, barbecues and all the other fun activities that represent summer, they're also concerned with how to keep themselves and their homes comfortably cool this season. Of course, they're also concerned with controlling costs. The average homeowner spends nearly half of their yearly utility bills - an average of $900 - on heating and cooling, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Continue Reading ...

Reclaiming The Rooftop: Tips For Decks With A View

Posted on: September 17, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Techcon Home Inspection Services! (BPT) - Once reserved for the urban elite, rooftop decks are popping up all over the country as an attractive option that offers a mixture of space savings and an unrivaled view. Rooftop decks take what was formerly unused space - the top of a building or the flat roof over part of a home - and reclaim it for a unique entertaining area or family gathering spot. "Especially when we're working in cities, rooftop Continue Reading ...