Hurricane Preparedness in Palm Beach Gardens

Being right in the middle of hurricane season, it would be silly to ignore the very real possibility of a tropical storm hitting the Palm Beach Gardens area. While the Atlantic hurricane season for 2015 is predicted to be the least active hurricane season in decades, there are still an expected 8 named storms, 3 of which can be expected to turn into hurricanes. Owning a home in this area, quite possibly one that is largely unoccupied during the storm season, means you need to have a hurricane plan in place. When a Hurricane Watch is issued, you, or someone on your behalf, need to secure all furniture that may become airborne in high winds or store them in a garage, close all hurricane shutters and take the necessary steps to ensure your home is geared to weather the storm. In the event you are in residence at such...

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Home Maintenance in Boca Raton

Maintaining a home in the South Florida area can be a challenge, especially if you are using your home as a seasonal escape from the cold up north. The problems occurring at homes always happen at the least convenient time, making it easy to put off or ignore the on-going maintenance required to keep your home in good condition. There are a lot of advantages to keeping your home properly maintained, the obvious one being you get to live in a fully functional and pleasing space. So often, people spend an enormous amount of money and energy repairing and restoring a neglected home to its former condition, only to sell it a short while later, thus never getting to enjoy the work they put in, or paid for. Keeping your home in pristine condition adds to its value, so if you decide to put your home on the market,...

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Home Management Solutions in Palm Beach Gardens

Owning more than one home, especially a home in a different state, can be difficult to manage and maintain. Like many home owners in Palm Beach Gardens County, you could be living in your winter home for only 6 months of the year, or using your property sporadically when on business travel. Keeping an eye on things and staying on top of the never-ending maintenance can be a huge worry or burden to bear. Luckily, home management companies exist to take care of the details for you. These companies can offer many services, from security, garden design and maintenance, cleaning, pest control, handyman services, to concierge services like grocery shopping or airport collections. A growing concern with empty houses is the security thereof and the assurance that comes with knowing someone is looking out for your investment. Different home management companies can offer a variety of security services –...

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