Before you knock down that wall take a minute to think about the result. Especially with older homes. You might be making a huge and costly mistake.
Posts Categorized: Homeowner Tips
Need a new roof or siding this year? Be very careful because you are no longer protected. What Happened & Why March 2018 is when the Department of Consumer Affairs “declassified” a lot of home improvements. As a result, permits are no longer required for a host of expensive, big ticket items like putting on… Read more »
Lead in drinking water in Bergen County and northern Hudson County has been found by Suez Water. Because I’ve been asked about this lately, I thought writing an article would be helpful. Suez Water Suez Water is the water utility company servicing almost all of Bergen County and northern Hudson County. On January 16th they… Read more »
A step by step guide on how to get your house ready for winter.
Why This Is Important It is so important to improve your home’s curb appeal when selling your house. The moment your home comes into view it must sparkle in a home buyer’s eye. I wrote an article recently on the importance of front doors. In it I explain what happens when your front door has… Read more »
How To Do A Tax Appeal It’s tax appeal season. How to do a tax appeal is what this article is about so let’s begin. Every year from January 1st through March 31st Bergen County property owners can file an appeal of their property tax assessment. You can only appeal the assessment; you can’t appeal… Read more »
Safe driving in the fall in Bergen County is different than at other times of the year. There are 3 reasons why.
It’s fall in Bergen County. One day it’s cool, one day it’s warm as we move toward winter. Trees are ablaze with color as leaves swirl in the wind while they tumble to the ground. This is one of the most beautiful times of the year. Sunlight takes on a special glow as the days grow noticeably shorter. … Read more »
Is there a tree by the curb? If so you’re in luck because that tree is owned by the town.
Bergen County has a great website that you will love. It has a tremendous amount of information on what seems to be an endless number of topics.