Selling Your Home for Top Dollar
Dos and don't s to help you get the price you want and make sure
your big flip isn't a flop!
Getting ready to trade up? Then it's time to roll up your sleeves and
get your starter house (or condo) ready for the resale market. Here are
some dos and don't s to help you get the best price and ensure your big
flip isn't a flop.
Do paint It's one of the cheapest and easiest things you can do and also the most
effective. A dingy or scuffed wall definitely needs repainting, but
even walls in good condition...
Projects that can increase - or decrease- the value of your home!
Canadians are investing in home improvement like never before: According to an Ipsos-Reid survey, two-thirds of homeowners intend to undertake renovations this year. While most plan to spend reasonable sums, others say they'll go all out: luxurious materials, home theatres, a Jacuzzi on the p
Tips for smart Calgary Condo Buying!
As Calgary real estate prices soar, many Calgarians are rediscovering the joys of Calgary Condo living and buying Calgary condos. Before you leap, take a look at 20 Tips for Smart Calgary Condo Buying
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Some vermiculite insulation may contain amphibole asbestos fibres. These products can cause health risks if disturbed during maintenance, renovation or demolition. However, there is currently no evidence of risk to your health if the insulation is sealed behind wallboards and floorboards, isolated in an attic, or otherwise kept from exposure to the interior environment.
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Vermiculite is a mica-like mineral mined around the world and used in a variety of commercial and consumer products because it is fire-resistant and has good insulation qualities. Of concern is vermiculite ore produced by the Libby Mine in Montana from the 1920's to 1990. It was sold as Zonolite® Attic...