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Tax Season and the Deductions of a Homeowner

Home sweet homeowner tax breaks Why are people still Renting?? With the housing market improving in some regions of the country, many people are becoming new homeowners. If...

Carbon Monoxide Alarms Now Required When Selling Your Home

Beginning this month, sellers of residential property must have carbon monoxide detectors installed in their home before closing.   This requirement is for all homes regardless of the...

Home Maintenance tips: Fire in the laundry room – is your dryer venting system at risk?

Have you seen that Farmers Insurance commercial about laundry room dryer fires?  You know the one, where the professor shows the agents just how flammable dryer lint can be by...

Free Oil Tank Insurance – PLIA in WA State

Thanks to Marybeth Cicirello from our Seattle office for this information. It is important for some homeowners with underground oil tanks to know about. If you own a house with an oil...

Center Stage

Think of it as Interior Curb appeal. STAGING.  How a house is presented to potential buyers  and those first few impressions can make all the difference when selling a home. How...

Summer Home Improvement

For many people the season of summer means that they have a little more time on there hands and that they are starting to think about summer around-the-house projects. There are...