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  • Are you just about to buy a condo that you want to remodel? Or have you been living in a condo for a while and think now is the right time to give it a refresh? Regardless of your circumstances, renovation work can be tricky. When you do this kind…

    As skies clear and the weather warms up, you may find yourself itching to spend some time outside; shelter-in-place orders can drive even the biggest homebodies a little stir-crazy. A quick and easy solution to that antsy feeling of being indoors is to plan a summer day trip. Day trips…

     Weatherstripping is important year round, but it's even more critical in hot weather. Now that summer is here, all your doors and windows should be tightly sealed to prevent heat from escaping into your home. In addition to overheating your house, gaps in windows and doors can lead to paying…

  • Warm weather means that your HOA community members are looking to cool off and have fun in the sun. If your HOA or condo association has a pool that is open to residents and their guests, you may be concerned about keeping them safe while they splash. This is an…

    HOA or Condo associations have a duty of ordinary and reasonable care. If a person is walking in a communal space, whether it be a community pool, clubhouse, park or on the sidewalk, liability can fall on the association. Members of the community association board should be aware of the risks…

  • Bed bug infestations can occur in any nearly any type of facility, both residential and commercial. But when a bed bug infestation happens in a condo association where units are individually owned, who is accountable? Read on to learn more about when the condo association is responsible for the bed…

    Summer is upon us, and that means gardening is in full swing. For many community associations, choosing the appropriate plants to use in common areas throughout the summer is a challenge. However, selecting the right plants can save you money, energy, and time, so it's worth being strategic about it.…

    During the summer months, it can be hard to keep your home cool enough--especially if your air conditioner isn't up to the task! Worse, you may find that your electric bills shoot through the roof during the summer if your AC is on all the time. If you want to…

  • When new homeowners join your HOA or condo association, you want to make sure that they have a pleasant experience upon arrival. As a board member in your community, you want to be confident that you foster a relationship of friendliness and trust from your very first interactions. There are…

    Summer is around the corner which means rising temperatures and increased usage of air conditioning systems. After many months of sporadic use HVAC systems go into overdrive as the summer months approach; the increase in use gives rise to a number of problems often-times requiring repair or replacement. When a…

    As a Homeowner's Association, your board must make decisions and implement policies for the safety and protection of your community as a whole. During this COVID-19 crisis that responsibility has been magnified and even taking the HOA through many unchartered territories. With summer on the horizon, one big question looming…