Having your home inspected every 2-3 years can be very beneficial, experts say
Having a comprehensive check-up of your home during the cooler months can be very beneficial. in fact, this may even be a good time to have a formal home inspection. Although many of us only have our house inspected when we purchase it, it’s a great habit to have an inspection every 2-3 years. Mother Nature isn’t the only one creating potential hazards during the winter months. “Studies have shown that the winter months run the highest risk for electrical fires in the homes.
Home service trend expected to continue in 2021
A recent home spending report broke down spending across three key categories: the average for home improvement spending was $8,305, home maintenance spending was $3,192 and home emergency spending was $1,640. We found that home improvement spending per household was up $745 over last year,” Hicks said. Spending more time in our homes is resulting in more awareness of their shortcomings, as well as areas in need of improvement. “The top reason for home improvement spending in this year’s survey was to better suit our houses to our lifestyle: 41% of consumers gave this reason. We expect that trend to continue into early 2021,” according to Hicks.
Man who allegedly shot at homeowner in SA arrested in Colorado
Man who allegedly shot at homeowner in SA arrested in ColoradoPublished: January 9, 2020, 8:51 amA man who was first arrested in San Antonio after allegedly shooting at a homeowner last year is behind bars once again after he was found across state lines by authorities who were seeking him.
Porch pirate caught on video stealing Amazon package minutes after truck dropped it off
SAN ANTONIO – UPDATE: The homeowner told KSAT that Bexar County Sheriff’s deputies apprehended the man seen stealing a package off the porch of her home. ORIGINAL: A homeowner in the Stone Creek community on San Antonio’s far West side caught a porch pirate stealing her packages on her home’s security cameras Monday. The homeowner shared the videos with KSAT and said the man stole the package around 12:30 p.m., just minutes after it was dropped off by an Amazon truck. A report was filed with a Bexar County Sheriff deputy and the homeowner told KSAT that police would issue a warrant for the thief’s arrest once he is identified. Garden Ridge porch pirate caught on video