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 […]

Asbestos and Your Home

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | February 21, 2018

As a homeowner, is asbestos something you should worry about? It first became popular as insulation in the early 1940s and was used in residential properties through the mid-1970s. Builders loved it because of its fibrous strength and resistance to heat. In homes built before 1975, asbestos was commonly used in thermal insulation and around […]

Five Areas of Your Home that May Need Cleaning

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | February 7, 2018

Floors, furniture, bathrooms, and countertops are all standard areas of your home that grab your attention every week as part of your basic cleaning routine. Whether you have a cleaning company or do it yourself, there are probably some other areas of your home that are often forgotten. What am I talking about? Well, when […]