News & Tips

How to Insulate a Garage Door

By: Lisa Kaplan Gordon

Garage door insulation cuts energy bills and street noise. Here’s how to insulate your garage door.

Garage door insulation is an easy DIY project; it’ll cost you about $200 to insulate two

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Get Your CRS through ACAR

CABOR and its Young Professionals Network (YPN) are pleased to present two Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation courses: Silver Bullet Solutions & Technologies to Advance your Business(CRS 206).
November 19 - Mike's Silver Bullet Solutions
Mike’s Silver Bullet Solutions will give

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ACAR Shares How to Clean Your Fireplace

By: Seth Task
President, Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS

Wood- and gas-burning fireplaces need regular cleaning for safety and efficiency. Although some tasks are do-it-yourself-friendly, others are best left to the professionals.

The appeal of a wood- or

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REALTOR Safety Tip of the Week: Bring up the rear

REALTOR® safety is an important element of our business that is often overlooked or ignored. Here is a REALTOR® safety tip to keep in mind throughout the year

Tip: Bring up the rear
When showing a home,

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Understanding Energy Ratings for Windows and Doors

By: Karin Beuerlein

Qualifying for the $200-$500 federal tax credit on new windows and doors depends on two measurements, U-factor and Solar Heat Gain Coefficient.

Which Labels Matter?  

The two labels you should look for: The

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