home renovations

Home Improvements For Safety, Comfort And Home Value

Your Seattle, Washington home inspection company, The Home Detective, is pleased to share with you 5 home improvements that boost safety, comfort and the value of your home Home improvement season is in full swing, and homeowners across the country are deciding which projects to tackle this year. By taking a strategic approach to selecting home […]

Home Inspection Seattle Company Shares Garage Door Safety Tips

Your home inspection Seattle WA home inspection company, The Home Detective, shares garage door safety information. The garage door’s role in the home has changed dramatically over the last 30 years and most people don’t realize it. Consider this: garage door openers have been installed in 35 million homes across the United States, making them […]

Garage Space

Isn’t Just For Cars Anymore The word garage, when looked up in the dictionary, has a simple meaning: a building or indoor area for parking or storing motor vehicles. By and large, this definition sums up exactly what comes to mind for most folks when they hear the word. But for some folks, garages are […]

Easy-To-Update Items To Make Your New Home Yours

This year more than 5.4 million homes were sold by the end of August, according to the National Association of Realtors. Are you one of these millions of new homeowners? If so, you’ve most likely felt the urge to settle in immediately. However, before making any major renovations, it’s a good idea to live in […]

Three Home Improvement Tips To Help You Breathe Easier

One in five Americans suffer from allergies, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). As the 2013 allergy season begins, experts warn that it may be one of the worst in recent years, with people experiencing an unusually strong reaction due to increased tree pollen. But little attention is paid to the […]

Do-It-Yourself Weekend Warrior Survival Guide

It’s the do-it-yourself dream: deciding on the perfect DIY project just as the weekend finally arrives. All the supplies have been purchased and you’re ready to dive right in. However, the enthusiastic start of the project doesn’t always end in completion. “Knocking out a big home improvement or do-it-yourself project in one weekend can be […]