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Panama City Real Estate SuggestionsThis is part 2 of the Contractor Problem series...

At some point many home owners may require the assitance of a General Contractor or other building contractor. These interactions don't always go well or as planned.

To help you avoid having problems with your contractor, here is a multi-part post outlining a few suggestions to aid you in your interactions with your contractor...

When in Doubt, Refer to the Contract

Always refer and reference the contract any time the scope of the work or the timeline is in doubt or changed.

If you began work without a contract (tsk, tsk!), it's vital that you establish something in writing as soon as possible! Beginning work with no formal agreement places your position in jeopardy if a debate or

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Panama City Real Estate SuggestionsAt some point many home owners may require the assistance of a General Contractor or other building contractor. These interactions don't always go well or as planned.

To help you avoid having problems with your contractor, here is a multi-part post outlining a few suggestions to aid you in your interactions with your contractor...


Written Communication is Key

Many issues arise between contractors and homeowners due to miscommunication and a lack of updates.

Contractors can get wrapped up in  project details and fail to give notification of daily project progress or setbacks to the homeowners.Often, contractors are working on more than one project which can complicate the lack of communication as well.

It's always preferred communicate

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Panama City Home Repair Tips

Are you interested in saving money on home repairs? Perhaps there are a few things around the house that just aren't 100% to your liking.

Here are just a few issues and fixes that can save you a lot of money by doing them yourself. And they are very easy!

Cleaner Clothes

In order to get the most out of your detergent, check the water temperature with a cooking thermometer (one that registers low temperatures) when you do a cold, a warm and a hot wash. The reason is: additives in laundry detergent won't work as well, and powder detergents won't fully dissolve if the water is not at the correct temperature

How to fix:

Check the water temperature with a cooking thermometer when you do a cold, a warm and a hot wash. For cold water washes: if

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This Panama City commercial property includes 2 addresses... 705 Jenks Avenue, currently leased as a Daycare center and 707 Jenks the Office Building are presented by Jennifer Mackay and Charlie Haas of Counts Real Estate!

PACKAGE SALE - These properties are sold as a package

Jenks Avenue is a main commercial corridor, centrally located with easy access to Downtown Panama City and all Major Commercial Traffic Arteries.

All units are currently leased with common infrastructure including driveways and parking, professional landscaping & more.

This is an Unbelievable Opportunity in Panama City, Florida!

Marketing Package available upon request and executed NDA.

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Panama City Home Repair Tips When selling a home, sellers are often advised by their agents to upgrade appliances, remove or replace old looking items as well as offered several other quick selling tips for their particular area.

However, sellers may be better off saving money by "transforming" old, tired looking appliances and furniture making them look new and fresh.

Here are just a few suggestions on how to save money by transforming old items into fresh, new looking items.

Painting can save you a fortune and. it's easy to do yourself...

Spray Painting old furniture

Why buy new furniture such as a dresser or night stand when you can save money by spray painting your old ones?

Take a look at Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch Multi Purpose Spray Paint in Flat White to

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Here are my annual Christmas safety tips - 2019!

I wish everyone a Merry, healthy and safe Holiday Season!

It's the holiday season and whether you celebrate Christmas, Hannukah (Channukah) or other holiday, Merry Christmas from Jennifer Mackay and the Panama City Realty Grouphere are a few common sense safety tips to help keep you and your family safe...

Decorating

  • Never use lighted candles near trees, boughs, curtains/drapes, or with any potentially flammable item.
  • Wear gloves while decorating with spun glass angel hair.
  • You can substitute non-flammable cotton for "angel hair"
  • When displaying a tree, cut off about two inches off the trunk and put the tree in a sturdy, water-holding stand.
  • Keep the tree stand filled with water so the tree does not dry out quickly.
  • Stand your tree away from
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Here are my annual Chanukah safety tips - 2019!

I wish everyone a happy, healthy and safe Holiday Season!

Chanukah (Hanukkah) is a time for celebration and known as the Festival of Lights! Happy Chanukay from Jennifer Mackay and the Panama City Realty Group

Here are some simple common sense safety tips to an help keep you and your family safe and healthy throughout your Chanukah (Hanukkah) festivities.

Fire Safety

  • Avoid leaving burning candles in the Menorah unattended.
  • Place the Hanukkah menorah out of the reach of small children and curious pets. The flames from lighted candles and oils can not only burn tots and pets, but can create a fire hazard threatening the safety of other members in the household.
  • Small children should always be watched while the menorah is being lit and while the candles
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Here is the latest Annabella's Townhomes for sale by Broker Associate Jennifer Mackay and the Panama City Realty Group in Panama City Beach, Florida

Annabella's Townhomes is one of Panama City Beach's premier pet friendly, gated communities, offering residents many amenities and located near the Panama City Naval Base.

This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath townhome for sale by Jennifer Mackay, features an open Floor Plan, solid porcelain Flooring, upgraded Ceiling fans, Breakfast Bar, master suite with walk-in closet, house surge protector, upgraded wood stairway and more...!

The Annabella's Townhomes community offers amenities which include: Community Pools; Community Room, is pet friendly as well as secured gated.

Annabella's Townhomes Listing
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Here is one of the latest Annabella's Townhomes for sale by Broker Associate Jennifer Mackay and the Panama City Realty Group in Panama City Beach, Florida

Annabella's Townhomes is one of Panama City Beach's premier pet friendly, gated communities, offering residents many amenities and located near the Panama City Naval Base.

This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath townhome for sale by Jennifer Mackay, features an open Floor Plan, solid porcelain Flooring, Ceiling fans, Breakfast Bar and the master suite has a large walk-in closet, His and Her Sinks, a walk in shower, as well as a jetted soaking tub!

The Annabella's Townhomes community offers amenities which include: Community Pools; Community Room, is pet friendly as well as secured gated.

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All new homeowners require a few essentials to get them settled in home ownership.Panama City Real Estate

Here are just a few items to add to your new house shopping list.

Home Security

One of the first things to consider buying for a new home is a security system. There are so many different systems available today on the market, chances are you can’t go wrong with purchasing any of them.

 Tool Kit

In one way or another, things in the home are either going to break or need maintenance of some kind. Having the right tool for the right job at the time needed is very important for all home owners. Here are a few items to consider to start your tool kit::

  • a drill (corded or I prefer cordless)
  • measuring tape
  • pliers
  • wire cutters
  • level
  • Allen wrench
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