5 New Year’s Resolutions to Help Prevent Pests

Posted on: January 4, 2019 by in Blog
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5 New Year’s Resolutions to Help Prevent Pests

From healthy lifestyle changes to productive habits, there are plenty of New Year’s resolutions that can start your 2019 off on the right foot. Homeowners can extend those resolutions to include keeping the house in tiptop shape — and keeping out unwanted visitors. The pest management experts at Terminix have a few New Year’s resolution recommendations that can help make your 2019 pest-free. Inspect your home As you start the new year, it’s a good time to check if your home is fully Continue Reading ...

5 Simple Ways of Creating a Colorful Home

Posted on: December 28, 2018 by in Blog
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When you look at your home's interiors, do you find yourself craving a refresh? If so, there's no better time than the New Year to update your home with thoughtful design touches that embrace the power of color.Color is a key component of interior design and a useful tool for updating any space. What's more, colors can convey many emotions — from calm to energetic — helping you create rooms that are perfectly reflective of your personal tastes.Even though the possibilities are Continue Reading ...

3 Questions To Ask When Looking For Your New HVAC Unit

Posted on: December 21, 2018 by in Blog
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From your friends at  Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! If you subscribe to the belief that your home is your castle, then you naturally expect to be comfortable in that castle, right? Whether it's the middle of winter or the dog days of summer, your home's HVAC system plays a vital role in supporting this comfort, so if you're in the market for a new system, here are three questions you should ask before purchasing your new system.Is the unit the right size for your home?In the Continue Reading ...

Uncommon – But Important – Baby Safety Steps

Posted on: December 14, 2018 by in Blog
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The Article Courtesy of Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! You take every precaution to make sure your family is safe and healthy. There are locks placed strategically throughout the house, baby gates installed on all stairways and little plastic plugs in every electrical outlet. You think your little ones will be safe and secure in these spaces, but have you done enough to ensure their health and wellness?Whether you're a new parent or have toddlers in tow, there are a few more things Continue Reading ...

Going Green a Smart Real Estate Strategy That Adds Value

Posted on: December 7, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at  Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! Real estate insight: Green home improvements boost value, shorten sale timeAre you thinking of selling your house and want to know some of the best ways to boost your home's value, demand top dollar and potentially inspire a bidding war? Whether you're selling in a few months or a few years, there is one strategy that gets noticed in real estate markets across the United States: green home improvements.Green Continue Reading ...

4 Ways To Use Technology To Simplify Your Home Buying Process

Posted on: November 30, 2018 by in Blog
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Brought to you by Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! With increased competition in many cities around the country, finding ways to simplify the home buying process while saving money is top of mind for potential home buyers. Many consumers are seeking real estate brokerages that make the home buying process less stressful by providing access to tech-based tools, data and the guidance of smart, local agents."Buying a home is typically the most expensive purchase most people will make, and Continue Reading ...

Before You Renovate, Have You Considered This?

Posted on: November 23, 2018 by in Blog
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From your friends at Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! Home improvement projects are popular this time of year and you've certainly tackled your share of DIY to-dos in the past. But not this year. This year you realize it's time to go big, to go bold, to set aside those traditional home improvement projects for another year and do something even bigger.Yes, this year, it's time to renovate.Whether your plans include renovating one room, a floor or your entire home, there's no denying Continue Reading ...

Watch What You Heat: 5 Kitchen Safety Tips

Posted on: November 16, 2018 by in Blog
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The Article Courtesy of  Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! Cooking equipment is the top cause of home fires, and the second leading cause of home fire deaths, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)."Considered to be one of the more preventable types of fires, kitchen fires can be avoided by following a few common-sense guidelines," says Tarsila Wey, director of marketing at First Alert. "Home safety experts recommend having at least one fire extinguishing product Continue Reading ...

3 Elements To Create A Dream Bathroom Sanctuary

Posted on: November 9, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at  Ocean Breezes Home Inspection! Bathrooms reign supreme, overtaking kitchens as the most popular remodeling project, according to a new survey by the National Association of Home Builders. In the study, remodelers reported on the most common projects in 2017 and 81 percent performed bathroom remodeling.Whether you're hiring the project out or taking the DIY route, fashioning the bathroom of your dreams can enhance your home's value and add Continue Reading ...

Hurricane Florence Damage Home Inspection

Posted on: November 6, 2018 by in Blog
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Get unbiased information about the integrity, air quality, and overall condition of a home following Hurricane Florence from licensed and certified Myrtle Beach, SC structural home inspection firm Ocean Breezes Home Inspections. The company certainly made its hurricane damage services more affordable to homeowners in Myrtle Beach, Conway, Murrells Inlet, and across Horry and Georgetown counties. Hurricane Florence was a Category 4 major hurricane that affected North Carolina and South Continue Reading ...