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Remove toxins in your home with these six houseplants

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | November 5, 2018

  Once colder weather hits, people tend to stay inside. When a house is closed up inside, airborne toxin levels actually become higher. Before you panic and run out to buy an air purifier, consider adding houseplants for a natural fix. The leaves and roots of plants digest contaminants in the air. Benefits? People who […]

Stucco Homes

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | October 15, 2018

One of the biggest benefits of stucco is that it can help make your home more energy efficient. However, if a stucco exterior is poorly installed or not maintained properly, several serious issues can arise. The most serious problem stems from water-related issues—specifically, excess moisture that becomes trapped in your home. One thing you can […]

Request to Repair or Replace

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | September 20, 2018

Although it would be nice for the seller to fix every home inspection issue, there are only so many repairs most sellers are willing to do. What should you ask a seller to repair or replace? A sound rule is to focus on the larger items that require permits. Once the repair or replacement is […]