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Flipping Houses: Turning a Wreck into a Gem


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Flipping Houses: Turning a Wreck into a Gem

Five years ago, I decided to start my own side business. Along with keeping my job as a construction worker, I decided to use my savings to purchase an older residence. The plan was to fix up the place and then sell it at a profit. It didn't take me long to figure out that while my side business would take up most of my free time, it would make me a lot of money. Today, I still flip three or four houses a year. My strategy developed through trial and error, and I've learned how to evaluate the potential of a property first, then buy second. I know what must be done in the way of exterior painting, making the place secure, and ultimately finding the right buyer. If you are thinking about trying this kind of sideline, read on. What I've learned will help you a lot.

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6 Advantages Of Corrugated Boxes

When your company ships products to customers, it is important to use the right kind of packaging. While there are many types of packaging materials available on the market, corrugated boxes are a top choice. Some of the advantages of corrugated boxes include: Environmentally Friendly In this day and age, more and more companies are concerned with their carbon footprint. Corrugated boxes are often made of mostly recycled materials, which makes them an eco-friendly packaging choice. Read More 

FAQ About A Problematic Oil Furnace

Are you trying to figure out why your oil furnace has become so problematic? If the only problem that you notice is a lack of warm air from the heating system, it is possible that oil is not making it to the furnace. Take a look at this article for the answers to a few of the questions that might give you an ideal of why your furnace is malfunctioning. Read More 

Reasons To Rent A Moving Truck For Your Local Move

If you are moving to a new home in the same city or town, you might assume you don't need a moving truck. However, even if you have your own truck to move furniture and boxes, there are still some reasons to consider renting a moving truck. You Can Reduce Multiple Trips Having a moving truck is very convenient as it helps you move everything in a single trip. This can save you time and make it a lot more convenient for you. Read More 

4 Things To Consider When Purchasing A Group Benefits Plan For Your Business

If you are in charge of choosing a health care plan for your business, make sure that you look at what your workplace needs and really consider all of your options. Here are four things you should think about as you assess the different health care group benefit plans on the market today. Evaluate The Medical Needs & Desires Of Your Workplace The first thing you need to take into consideration is the desires and needs of your workplace. Read More 

4 Things To Know About Locks When Building A New Home

When building a new home, it is easy to focus on all the big things. However, the security of your entire new home really comes down to the little things; the locks on your home. Here are a few things you need to know and take into consideration concerning the locks that you put on your new home. #1 Use A Locksmith If you are in the process of having your home built, do not have your general contractors install your locks. Read More