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2009, 2018

Dealing With a Foundation Repair Quickly Saves Money

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One of the most significant home repair issues facing anyone in the tri-state area is a foundation problem. At Alford Home Solutions, the emphasis is on resolving Foundation Repair issues as quickly as possible to minimize the amount damage and repair costs. Trusted experts are available now to help area homeowners determine what types of issues exist and how those issues should be addressed.

Inspection: The First Step
Early Signs of foundation problems can be cracks, shifting door and window frames, and floors that are suddenly […]

1708, 2018

The Benefits of Installing Backyard Patio Structures

The Benefits of Installing Backyard Patio Structures

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Today’s homeowners are more focused than ever before on making maximum use of their outdoor spaces. Arguably the best way to Make the most of your backyard is to install a new patio structure. Read on to find out why so many homeowners are choosing to install new pergolas, sunrooms, covered patios, and screen rooms below for help deciding whether or not you’re ready to jump on the bandwagon.

Enjoy Nature
Installing a covered patio or pergola will offer you and your family the opportunity to spend […]

1807, 2018

Benefits of Hiring an Exterminator for Pest Control

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Most readers have, at some point in their lives, had to deal with an insect infestation in their homes. If, however, they are facing their first insect infestations, it may still be tempting to attempt DIY methods of eradicating these Pests. They may think that they will Save Money, or they may simply feel that homeowners should take responsibility for these kinds of problems themselves.

This is almost always a mistake, though, as hiring a Pest Control company is really the only way to guarantee […]

1706, 2018

Keep these Dos and Don’ts in Mind When You Upgrade a Bathroom

Keep these Dos and Don’ts in Mind When You Upgrade a Bathroom

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Upgrade your Bathroom and get a whole new sense of refinement and luxury in the space. A lot of time is spent in this room, so it should be a place that a homeowner is proud of. Remodeling it will create a more comfortable and functional room, and with the right type of contractors, the project will improve the value of the home. Before going to pick a new bathtub or look for countertops, it helps to follow these guidelines.

Consider […]

805, 2018

Improve the Home You Live in Instead of Moving Out

Improve the Home You Live in Instead of Moving Out Buying a home constitutes a serious investment for most homeowners, yet few of them give any consideration to what will happen to their investment in the future. Often, families grow past their homes capacities or find that their living situations have become outdated and consider moving to newer, larger homes. There’s a much easier solution, though: improve the home you live in so it can meet the family’s changing demands.

Improve Comfort and Convenience
If a home is still meeting the space requirements of a family, those responsible for making financial decisions […]

1411, 2017

Protect Your Clothes From Insects

Protect Your Clothes From Insects

When the weather changes, it’s time to switch out that season’s attire. But are your duds safe from cloth-eating insects that see this as an all-you-can-eat feast? Don’t let your wardrobe favorites become a meal for pests. Alford Home Solutions is here to teach you how to help protect your clothes during their off season.
 
Fashion Feasters
 
There’s a common misconception about moths’ fetish for your latest fashions. Adult moths actually do not eat fabric, but their tiny, caterpillar-like larvae do. Moth larvae are known to feed on clothing made with animal products, such as wool, […]

2107, 2017

Hire a Professional for Your Basement Remodeling Project

Hire a Professional for Your Basement Remodeling Project

Is your basement living up to its full potential? Basements are fantastic as lounges, dens, media rooms, recreation rooms, or even guest bedrooms. How you decide to remodel your basement is entirely up to you, but there a few things you should remember when it comes to who you hire to do the work. A basement remodeling project can boost your home’s market value, offer more useful space, and reinvigorate a part of your home you may not use very often otherwise. However, it’s vital to trust such an important remodeling […]

1407, 2017

Foundation Repair: What You Need to Know

Foundation Repair: What You Need to Know

A damaged foundation is not only unsightly, it can also be dangerous. It’s crucial to repair small problems with your foundation before they escalate to much larger issues that could jeopardize your safety. It’s vital for you to contact a reliable professional to address your foundation damage as soon as possible.

Understanding Foundation Repairs

Most American homeowners who have troubles with their foundations end up spending a few thousand dollars to repair these issues. Depending on the type of foundation your home has, those costs can compound very quickly. This is one of the […]

707, 2017

Benefits of Finishing Your Basement

Benefits of Finishing Your Basement

Thousands of homes across America sit on unfinished, underutilized basements and these spaces are just begging to become useful living areas. If you’ve been dreaming about a game room or guest suite in your basement, now is the time to make it a reality. Consider the following benefits to finishing your basement and start designing your ideal basement space.

Boost Your Home’s Value

Even if you don’t think you and your family will be moving anytime soon, finishing your basement will increase the value of your home. If you ever decide to put it on the […]

1206, 2017

How to Pull Off the Best Bathroom Renovations on a Budget

How to Pull Off the Best Bathroom Renovations on a Budget

Upgrading your home shouldn’t have to cost a fortune.

But with all of the elements that go into upgrading a bathroom, the costs can add up quickly.

From new showers or tubs to tiles, light fixtures, faucets, and more, even single purchases can add hundreds or thousands of dollars onto your costs.

Before you start your remodel, check out these tips for doing bathroom renovations on a budget!

1. Go simple

When it comes to any kind of renovations, simple is a great choice.

Not only does it save you money, it also helps […]

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