Homeowner's Academy

This is your guide to interesting facts, tips and general homeowner information. We hope you find the information useful - and feel free to share with friends!

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    Best Air-Purifying Indoor Plants for Your Florida Home

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | May 06, 2016
    Our homes are often filled with furniture, building materials, and cleaning products emitting toxins that can be hazardous to our health. The good news is that there’s an easy and affordable way to reduce some of these indoor air pollutants … plants! Here are eight houseplants that can help purify indoor air in your Florida home.

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    9 Safety-Savvy Gifts for Your Florida Home

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Dec 01, 2015
    Our houses do so much for us – from providing a roof over our head to giving us a place we can call “home.” This year, give your home a gift that shows how much you care.

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    7 Projects to Improve Home Value with Your Tax Refund

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Mar 26, 2015
    It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, not Christmas… tax refund season! Who doesn’t love receiving some extra spending money to kick off the New Year? One of the best ways to take advantage of your tax refund is to put it toward your home.

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    New for 2015: 6 Must-Have Home Innovations

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Jan 13, 2015
    How smart is your home? Better yet … how connected is it? Smart home technology is the must-have innovation trend of 2015, as everyday home products begin to integrate computing intelligence and Internet connectivity to expand utility and function.

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    Easy DIY Home Improvement Hacks

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Aug 29, 2014
    For many Florida homeowners, weekends are spent catching up on much-needed chores and household projects. To help make your weekend home improvement projects a little easier, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite weekend household hacks. 1. Unclog …

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    Top Yard Tips for Spring

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Mar 24, 2014
    Now that spring has arrived it’s time to get out in that garden. While the first desire is to put new plants in the ground, there are some smart things People’s Trust recommends you can do to help prepare your lawn and flowerbeds.

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    Is It Time to Replace Your Appliances?

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Mar 10, 2014
    Most people only think about replacing a kitchen appliance when it breaks, but you could face significant home damage if you wait that long to make a purchase

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    Home Improvements After a New Purchase

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Feb 19, 2014
    Buying a new home is a great joy, but the excitement with finding just the right spot can often cause us to glaze over some small items and repairs that your dream home may need.

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    New Year - Time to Get Your Home Organized

    by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Jan 01, 2014
    People’s Trust Insurance wishes you and your family a happy and healthy New Year and hopes these organizational tips will help you and your family get organized in the New Year!

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