3 Tips to Boost Your Home’s Value Before the Appraisal

  If you’re looking to sell your home and want to ensure you’re able to get a reasonable return on your investment, it’s important that you consider the wear and tear you’ve put into the dwelling. Oftentimes, if you want to attract sellers at a higher price, it’s going to take some refreshing and updating… Read more »

Energize CT Provides Valuable Resources for Homeowners

As a home inspector in Connecticut, we take pride in ensuring our customers know about all of the tools and resources out there to help them make their home the best it can be. As part of our process we also share with you some of the incredible savings and advantages they have available to… Read more »

What to Look for When Shopping for a Home: Kitchen Edition

Buying your first home should be one of the most rewarding experiences in your life. Whether you’re settling down to start a family, finally investing in your dream home after years of hard work and savings, or want to upgrade your living situation, there are so many reasons to cherish and enjoy this experience. Before… Read more »

How to Shop for a New House During the Covid-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has given a quick rise to stay-at-home orders across many states and countries. If you’re looking to purchase a new home, then this can certainly be a big roadblock for you; but it doesn’t have to be. Whether you’re looking to move for a new job, buy a rental property, or to… Read more »

Keep Your Home Cool & Comfortable This Summer

While spring is just getting started here in New England, many of us have been spending more time at home overall as we battle the global COVID-19 pandemic. It appears we will be spending some more time with our close loved ones than in the past in the coming months. If you want to really… Read more »

3 Common Household Hazards to Be Aware Of

When we think about our homes many of us consider it our resting place where we can return after a long day and gather with family and friends to share experiences and where we feel most secure and protected. It’s also the reason many of us invest a significant amount into our home purchases when… Read more »

When’s The Best Time to Sell Your CT Home?

If you’ve been thinking of putting your home on the market, then you’re probably wondering if you’d get more bang for your buck by starting the process at a certain time. While it is true that you can sell a home at any time and still make a profit, the best time to start the… Read more »

What Happens During a Pre-Listing Home Inspection?

Before a house is sold, an interested buyer typically requests an inspection to learn about any problems that could affect health, safety, or comfort. If the inspection uncovers serious issues, the buyer may ask the seller to make repairs, the parties may renegotiate the price, or the buyer may decide not to go ahead with… Read more »

Should You Buy a Home with Central Air?

Searching for a new home can be a fun and equally daunting experience. On the one hand, there are so many things on your wishlist to look for. You need a home that fits your budget, but you’d also like it to be in a close-knit community where your children will have other young kids… Read more »