Termites: Signs, Prevention, and Treatment

The Importance of Treating and Preventing Termites What do you think the number one physical threat to homes in the U.S. is? Flooding, fire, hail? Nope—it’s termites! While termites aren’t as obvious as external dangers, their consistent, subtle eating away of house...

What to Expect from a Home Inspection

There are lots of unknowns in the home-buying process. To clear up some of the mystery of at least one step—the home inspection—here’s an overview of what you can expect your home inspector to examine. Use the following home inspection checklist to help you know what...

5 Reasons to Get a Home Inspection

While home inspections are considered a common step in buying a home, some buyers are tempted to overlook this step in an attempt to save time during closing and avoid the cost of the inspection fee. However, this oversight is usually one that buyers come to regret later as issues arise with the house that could, and should, have been addressed during the sale process.

Foundations

Matthew 7:24-27 “24 Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock: 25 And the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon the house; and it fell not:...

The Deadliest Animal in the World – The Mosquito

Did you know that there are 175 species of mosquitoes in the US? Also, did you know the mosquito is considered the deadliest “animal” in the world? Every year, the mosquito is the source of spreading some kind of disease. This year, these mosquitoes have spread the...

Why Should You Get A Home Inspection?

Have you ever bought a car and after purchasing it, you see the same car everywhere?  Intellectually you knew that the car existed on the roads, but you have never seen as many until your eye recognized it as the same vehicle that you recently purchased. Home...

Why Buy A New Home vs A Used Home?

Buying a Home Buying a home is a challenge in and of itself, but the struggle before you even choose your perfect home is, “Do I buy a new home, or a used home?”. There are pros and cons to either choice. Used Home Often times, people think that buying an older home...

Construction Management

While most are familiar with a general contractor for construction projects, not everyone understands the benefit of having a construction manager. A construction manager is a professional who can offer guidance for construction or remodel projects when you would like...

Winterizing Your Home

Though it is hard to believe with Houston's 90-degree temperatures, Winter is coming sooner than we think! This is the perfect time of year to make sure your home is ready to brave the cold and moisture of the Winter. Follow these tips for winterizing your home to be...

Autumn Leaf Maintenance

Autumn is upon us. Can you believe it? Well, believe it or not, it's about here, which means leaves will be falling soon enough. Leaves can be beautiful colors and put you in the mood for pumpkin pie or a great jacket and boots. However, they can also wreak havoc on...