Fire prevention tips

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | January 17, 2018

According to the National Fire Protection Association, from 2012 to the present, approximately 360,000 fires occurred each year. Here are some basic tips to help you keep your family and home safe from fire. · Check the electrical cords throughout your home for signs of fraying. · Never leave pots or pans unattended on your […]

Wood-burning fireplaces

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | December 20, 2017

Wood-burning fireplaces can save you money by supplementing your main heating source. Also, that warm, cozy glow can’t be beat on a cold wintry night! Before you light it up, though, make sure it’s operating safely. It’s a good idea to make sure smoke can travel through your chimney efficiently. Check connections to your chimney […]

Six questions to ask when looking for the right home inspector

By Donofrio & Associates, LLC. | December 13, 2017

Unless you’re buying or selling a home, you probably don’t know of a home inspector or inspection company, but things will quickly change once you find a house you want to purchase! Your real estate agent will likely be the person who first mentions a name or company to you. Though references are helpful and […]