Tips for Summer Fire Safety

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During the summer months many Americans celebrate with barbeques, camping trips, family reunions, Fourth of July fireworks displays and other outdoor celebrations. But many of these activities involve fire, and not taking the proper safety precautions can result in serious … Continued

Do it Yourself or Hire a Professional?

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The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Remodelers recommends that home owners consider the safety risks, time delays and hidden costs before attempting do-it-yourself (DIY) home improvements. According to the 2011 American Housing Survey (AHS) from the HUD/Census Bureau, home owner … Continued

2013 Parade Entries

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The Asheville Home Builders Association is excited for the 2013 Parade of Homes! For two weekends in October, area homes will be open for self-guided tours where the public can meet the builders, view design trends and much more! While … Continued

The Economic and Emotional Value of Homeownership

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In good times or bad, there is one constant: Homeownership remains the American Dream for millions of American families. And there are many reasons why, both economic and emotional. Most Americans consider homeownership to be their single best long-term investment … Continued