So you’re all set, sitting peacefully in your well-lit, efficiently run smart home, and a thunderstorm hits your neighborhood. What happens if lightning strikes your smart home? What then? Did a professional home automation expert install your system? Did they set up your system to be protected by “acts of God”? Because of the multiple
Growing up in a family full of contractors in the trades, we spent a lot of time pursuing commercial business. When working on the commercial side of things in the trades, you often deal directly with real estate property managers. Some are great at what they do, and others are not so wonderful at their
The most common reasons people move are for housing-related reasons, such as wanting a new or better home. Other common causes include family reasons, job-related reasons, and personal reasons. If you’re considering a move, it’s crucial to weigh your reasons carefully. Moving can be a big undertaking, and it’s not something to be done lightly.
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