Tag: old home problems
Does Your Old Home Have A Finished Attic?
Say what you want about old homes, but I think they’re amazing. I mean, they’re literally time capsules. Step inside and you’re right back where pride and craftsmanship were part of an honest day’s work – and it’s everywhere. tea anyone? In the wood framing that came from slow-growth trees harvested from ancient groves and […]
How to survive your first old home purchase
An older home is a wonderful thing. Aside from the charm and character, an old home brings a host of problems not found in newer houses. Like poor wiring, cracked foundations, clogged pipes, and weak roofs. Now, don’t avoid an older home because of these issues, they’re normal. But old homes need special attention because […]