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Must-Do Shingle Maintenance to Prolong the Life of Your Roof

Just because your roof is out of sight, doesn’t mean it should be out of mind. But so often, a home’s roof misses out on the attention it needs if for nothing more than the inconvenience the upkeep presents. The result of lacking maintenance is a roof that needs to be repaired or replaced before […]

by A&J Specialty Services on 8/14/18
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3 Common Air Conditioner Problems in Madison

  One thing we all know well is that the typical “Dog Days” of summer usually coincide with the month of August. This can often make your house unusually hot and stuffy while forcing you to rely on your air conditioning unit for comfort throughout the season. Summer time in Madison is no time for […]

by Pharo Heating & Cooling on 8/6/18
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June 2018 Market Update

The first half of the 2018 real estate housing market has concluded with some up and down results. Sales of single family and condominium homes in south central Wisconsin were generally strong in June and for the first six months of 2018. While some areas are running behind 2017, we must remember what a robust […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 7/19/18
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4C Parent Involvement Tip – Scavenger Hunt on the Go!

Much of the time scavenger hunts are done at home, school or possibly for a special occasion like a birthday party. But have you ever considered using scavenger hunts while grocery shopping or riding in the car? A scavenger hunt is a search for a list of items. There is no need to actually collect […]

by Carrie Volenberg on 7/17/18
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What you need to know about Wire Fraud

by Heather Mitchell on 7/10/18
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May 2018 Market Update

Sales of residential single-family homes and condominiums in Dane County saw prices continue to rise but the number of sales fall in May. Year-to-date, the median sale price stands at $275,000, which is 6.4% ahead of the same period in 2017. This is reflective of the strong demand from buyers, particularly in the price ranges […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 6/20/18
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The Contractor Questionnaire/Checklist Before you Start

There are many vital questions you need to ask before starting your next project.  Most of them pertain to the details of the remodeling plan.  But that means often you forget to ask about the details of process.  Here is a quick list to help you through the first week of your project.   What are […]

by Nick Siglinsky on 6/12/18
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Get to Know the Real Pest of Water Damage

Spring and water damage tend to go hand in hand, be it melting snow, falling rain, or rising levels of humidity. And seasons aside, there’s also man-made water damage due to burst pipes, leaky appliances, and inadequate ventilation. As soon as the water hits–whatever its source–the destruction begins, causing stains, odors, wood swelling and warping, […]

by A&J Specialty Services on 6/4/18
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4C Parent Involvement Tip: Gardening Time with Your Children

  Are you ready to try gardening with your child this year? There are so many wonderful benefits to gardening with children of any age. Children often don’t really know where their food comes from or all of the work that goes into producing it.  Gardening not only teaches children about the fruits and vegetables […]

by Carrie Volenberg on 5/29/18
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Vacation Home Financing – What You Should Know

Whether you see yourself at the beach, in the mountains, or on the golf course, Inlanta Mortgage is here to help provide you with the financing you need to make your dream a reality! When it comes to financing second homes, it’s important to note that lenders are most concerned that the transaction makes sense. […]

by Dan Leeder on 5/22/18