If you own or manage a rental property, it is important to understand that tree trimming is the owner's responsibility and at the owner's expense, even if the tenant is responsible for regular yard maintenance. Joe Maggiore, Owner and Designated Broker of Desert Dimensions Properties explains the ... » Learn More about Video: Seasonal Tree Trimming for Rental Properties
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by Terrie Porter, Assistant to Joe Maggiore I could probably post this same article every month and it would be helpful to someone! This month it’s Garbage Disposals – we’ve all had the problem when the disposal jams and you’re left with a sink full of cruddy water. This is a relatively easy fix ... » Learn More about Terrie’s Tip: From Chicken Bones to Potato Peels!
by Terrie Porter, Assistant to Joe Maggiore Grilling vegetables is easy. The fact that more people don’t do it is the strange thing. The general rule is to cut the vegetables into pieces that will cook quickly and evenly. All pieces should be of consistent thickness and no more than about 3/4 to ... » Learn More about Terrie’s Tip: Barbecues Aren’t Just for Meat Anymore!
by Terrie Porter, Assistant to Joe Maggiore Happy Spring to everyone! Weather at this time of the year is so enjoyable, with doors and windows open we aren’t thinking too much about our air conditioners right now. Yet now is the time to make sure that you’re replacing a dirty filter with a new ... » Learn More about Terrie’s Tip: A/C Filters
by Terrie Porter, Assistant to Joe Maggiore Chirp...chirp...chirp... It's 2:00am and you're sound asleep, but the constant chirp awakens you. Stumbling through the house, you try finding just which smoke detector's battery is going dead. Of course it's the one in the highest part of the ... » Learn More about Terrie’s Tip: Smoke Detectors