Winter during the pandemic

One of the biggest changes in our understanding of the coronavirus has been about how the virus is transmitted. In the beginning, it was thought to travel by moisture from someone’s nose or mouth that would fall to the ground relatively fast. It’s now clear that tiny particles carrying the virus can remain airborne, possibly … Continue reading “Winter during the pandemic”

VA Fall Gardening Tips

Now that fall in full swing and winter is around the corner, now may be the ideal time to get any outstanding outdoor projects out of the way. Many people think landscaping only happens in spring and summer, but there’s so much more work to do in fall beyond just raking those pesky leaves. Despite … Continue reading “VA Fall Gardening Tips”

What you need to know about contingencies.

Contingencies are legal clauses stating that certain requirements that must be met before the contract can go to settlement. Contingencies protect the buyer’s interest, and allow the buyer to terminate the contract and keep their earnest money (deposit given at the time of a ratified contract). We have broken down the different types of contingencies … Continue reading “What you need to know about contingencies.”

Mold Awareness Month & things you should know.

What is Mold? Molds are microscopic organisms present everywhere, both indoors and outdoors. Molds are fungi which break down dead material and recycle nutrients in the environment. Molds need dampness and a food source to grow. Molds gradually destroy whatever they grow on. Mold is bad for your health.  Molds release tiny, lightweight spores which … Continue reading “Mold Awareness Month & things you should know.”

Beautiful, refurbished, 1913 Craftsman home, 65 Ft on Lafayette River

Listed at $630,000 – Open House Sept. 5th from 12- 5 PM Beautiful, refurbished 1913 Craftsman home on 65 Ft on Lafayette river, medium water; access to deep. Refinished, repointed, two story house, with new “raised” front porch (2019) and bricked stairs (2014). 2,226 sq ft with three large bedrooms and 2 full baths. Many … Continue reading “Beautiful, refurbished, 1913 Craftsman home, 65 Ft on Lafayette River”

Your HVAC System in this heat.

If your ac is not cooling enough, the two easiest and most important things you can do on your own are: change your filter and clean your outdoor condenser. See below 2 things you may want to check. If these two things do not remedy the problem, call for service. Note: there is a possibility … Continue reading “Your HVAC System in this heat.”