By Larry Abbott, Abbott Contracting, CAPS We are redefining what it means to age. Today’s aging population is in better physical condition and more active than generations that came before.  Still, as we age, mobility and vision issues can be a cause for concern.  Bathrooms can be one of the most dangerous places for an…

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By Larry Abbott of Abbott Contracting Are you planning to tackle some simple home renovations or possibly considering a partial or complete remodel of your entire house? How do you choose which home improvements to make with the budget you have in mind? If your home is older and feels cramped, it may benefit from…

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By Larry Abbott of Abbott Contracting If you are considering any home improvement project, you’ll have several decisions to make before the work starts. Whether you are remodeling your whole house, or a room or two, you will need to think about removing clutter and clearing the space. Depending on the size and type of…

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You are all cleaned up, drying out and waiting for your adjuster… Get a file folder, note pad or computer/phone for recordkeeping. Having everything organized in one place will make it much easier. Be sure to put a price value on everything.  If you don’t remember the value or have a receipt, Google it or…

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How “handy” is your handyman?  Beware of the handyman, especially those that claim they can fix “anything.”  Not to disrespect handymen because there are many out there that can do an array of construction tasks in a professional manner. Many have integrity and are very talented. However, keep in mind that every handyman may not…

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