Well water testing in Western NC

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Well water testing in Western NC

Information courtesy of: Mountain to Sea Inspections P: 828.712.2867 | E: contact@mtsinspections.com The number one question we receive concerning well water testing in the Asheville real estate market is what kind of test should I perform? Follow these simple steps below to help you determine what water test is right for your circumstance. Lets start…

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10 indoor plants to warm up your home this winter

Philodendron These leafy green elephant ear plants will make your living space feel like a tropical jungle. Majesty Palm Easy to care for, and just as equally stunning, this breed of palm guides your eye up and creates a beautiful and inviting space. Bird of Paradise Reminiscent of the Golden Girls’ wallpaper, these “banana leaf”…

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13 designer tips for your home interior

  You don’t have to make a big commitment or spend a lot of money to make your home look professionally designed! It can be hard to have a beautifully decorated home when you are on a budget and can’t afford to change your decor to follow ongoing trends, but there are lots of tricks to…

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What You Need To Know About Insurance Scores

Every homeowner in the US will tell you the importance of your insurance policy for the home you purchase. You need peace of mind that you won’t lose everything and live in your car should disaster strike. But were you aware that insurance companies review your insurance score before offering a policy? Many people aren’t…

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Enrolling Your Child Into Asheville City Schools

School begins on August 27 th and it’s back to school season here in Western North Carolina. If you have not already enrolled your child into an Asheville City School, now is the time to get that ball rolling. There are a few things you should know about the enrollment process and we are here…

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5 Ways To Repair Your Credit Before You Buy

Repair Credit Before Buying House

Every homeowner dreams of getting the best interest rates on their mortgage and the only way to achieve that are to have an excellent credit score. Most mortgage companies are looking for someone with a 700-point score and will offer mortgages at a higher rate for someone with a score of less than 700.  They…

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Best Summer Spots Of WNC

WNC Summer spots waterfall

Summer for most everyone means lots of sunshine, a watering hole or swimming pool, and eating food outdoors. Summers in Western North Carolina means about the same thing but with a few twists. We love the outdoors here and we try to do as much as we can outside during the warmer months. Let’s explore…

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The Slowing of a Growth Spurt

clouds country

The Slowing Of A Growth Spurt Neighborhoods, towns, and cities all experience growth spurts at times to keep them moving forward. Without a growth spurt, we would see more ghost towns around the country. Asheville has been having its own growth spurt in the past decade and it looks like it may have come to…

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Settling In The East

Asheville Mountains

The east side of Asheville spans from the tunnel on Tunnel Road, into the Oakley area, and all the way to Swannanoa. It is perfectly situated close enough to the downtown area or you can head east for a day in scenic Black Mountain. As with each area of Asheville, the east side certainly has…

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WINTERTIME TIPS FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Following our first serious blast of winter weather, now is as good a time as any to go over some tips for keeping our homes as energy-efficient as possible and saving money on monthly utility bills. Especially for those of us who live in older houses, constructed long before the advent of the “green building” revolution, it’s…

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