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 […]

Spotlight: Windows

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | January 31, 2018

As a homeowner, you can’t get away from maintenance projects and, just like other parts of a house, your windows are no exception. Without yearly attention and maintenance, window problems can easily occur. Windows, screens, and sills need cleaning at least yearly. However, proper maintenance goes beyond this step. First examine your windows from the […]